Magento Commerce, 2.3.x

Tutorial 2: Blocks

The following tutorial illustrates the difference between simple blocks and dynamic blocks, and how to use Page Builder to create each type of block.

Regarding recent interface and terminology changes: What was previously the “Banner” option in the Content menu is now “Dynamic Block.” In addition, Page Builder has a new content type called “Banner,” which is featured in the first tutorial and is unrelated to the previous bannerPromotional graphics displayed either horizontally on the top of a web page or vertically on the left or right margins. Website advertisements are often displayed as banners. functionality.

Dynamic Block in Storefront

In Part 1 of this tutorial, you will create a simple block, and add it to the page that you created in the first tutorial. In Part 2, you will create a dynamic block with a price rule promotion that appears only to members of a specific customer segment. In Part 3, you will add the dynamic block that you created to the page. In Part 4, you will edit a dynamic block that is live in your store.

Before you begin:

1. Before starting this tutorial, we recommend that you increase the Admin Session Lifetime to prevent the session from timing out while you work.
2. Verify the required Content Management configuration settings:
3. Do the following to download the image assets that are needed to complete the examples.
a. Right-click the simple-page-assenting link, and save the file to your local computer.
b. Navigate to the file on your computer, and right-click to Extract All files. Then, choose the destination folder, and tap Extract.

The folder contains the following image files:

Simple Page Assets
4. To complete parts 1, 2, and 3 of this tutorial, expand each section and follow the instructions.