News Carousel

This widget consists of a customizable news carousel. Once inserted, click on Add News to choose which news item you'd like to display.

Under the news widget, you will see a button "Change". By clicking on it, you will see options to change the news, or to remove the current one. A counter next to the News Carousel widget will tell you how many news pieces you have in the carousel. You will also see a button Add news that allows you to add another news article to the carousel.

By clicking on Actions -> Customize Widget you can customize these details of the widget:

  • Title

  • Choose to show or hide the title

  • Show or hide a background color for the title text

  • Show or hide a call to action button

  • Choose whether or not to have a border around your widget

  • Pick whether to show or hide an overly layer for the image of your product

  • Decide whether to align the widget in the center or to the left

  • Change the aspect ratio of the image of your news choosing between presets or the original

  • Choose the width of the lateral margins of your widget, choosing between one of the presets or set your own

Publishing your News:

You can also choose to publish (show in) or hide your widget in specific markets. To show the widget in a market, click "Show in" under Markets, then select the regions or countries of your choose from the drop down menu. Click "Hide in" under Markets, then select the areas where your widget should not be shown to only hide the widget from one or more locations of your choice.

You may also schedule when your widgets should appear and disappear by clicking the toggle next to "Schedule". From there, you can select the start date and time from the calendar, then click "Apply". Do the same for the end date, and make sure to save your changes!

Please note that widgets' timezone release are based on the timezone of your Shoppy Dashboard.

Here is a tutorial you can follow to set this up on your Shoppy Dashboard:

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