Promotional Bar - Magento 2 Extension

Promotional Bar - Magento 2 Extension

Installation

Installation Process

Note: Please take a backup of your all Magento files and database before installing or updating any extension.

Download the extension file:
  1. Download the Promotional Bar extension .ZIP file from solwininfotech.com using your Solwin Infotech website account.
  2. Extract the .ZIP file which contains another .ZIP files.
  3. If you have purchased the extension for the Community Edition, then you will see the extension .ZIP file for Magento 2.1.x, Magento 2.2.x, Magento 2.3.x, and Magento 2.4.x version.
    If you have purchased the extension for the Enterprise Edition, then you will see the extension .ZIP file for Magento 2.1.x, Magento 2.2.x, and Magento 2.3.x version.
Extension Installation

For Magento 2 Community Edition,

  1. If you are using Magento 2.1.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2-2.1.x.zip file.
    If you are using Magento 2.2.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2-2.2.x.zip file.
    If you are using Magento 2.3.x, Magento 2.4.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2.zip file.

For Magento 2 Enterprise Edition,

  1. If you are using Magento 2.1.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2-EE-2.1.x.zip file.
    If you are using Magento 2.2.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2-EE-2.2.x.zip file.
    If you are using Magento 2.3.x then you need to extract solwin-promotionalbar-m2-EE.zip file.

Following 2 to 6 steps are the same for Community and Enterprise edition.

  1. Copy the app folder and paste it into your Magento ROOT directory.

    FTP
  2. Run upgrade command as specified : php bin/magento setup:upgrade.
  3. Run deploy command as specified : php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy -f.
  4. Clear the cache either from the admin panel or command line php bin magento cache:clean.
  5. Now, you can see the Solwin menu in the admin panel. Please go to Solwin -> Promotional Bar -> Configuration and select Enable to Yes.
  6. Change/Set all other options as per your requirements and save settings.

NOTE: Make sure the installation is done from under the FTP administrator account. Otherwise make sure to set 775 permissions to the store root directory after the extension is deployed.

Getting Started

A setup guide and general information to help you

This document covers the installation, set up, and use of this extension and provides answers and solutions to common problems and issues. We encourage you to read this document thoroughly if you are experiencing any difficulties.

Information

Promotional Bar Magento 2 extension allows store owners to have a promotional bar in store. Promotional Bar Magento 2 extension is very helpful to persuade new visitors to purchase products or services at the store. Automatically display bar on the start date and removed the bar on the expiration date without any manual work. With Promotional Bar Magento 2 Extension store admin can display the bar with selected customer group. Store admin add eye-catching content for bar with WYSIWYG editor. Customers Close/Hide bar just one click.

Features

The Extension provides the below features:

  • Easy to install and manage.
  • The extension also provides a WYSIWYG editor to add content to the bar.
  • Create an interesting shopping experience for the users.
  • Create unlimited promotional bars.
  • No limit for the content of the bar.
  • Close/Hide bar with just one click.
  • Display promotion bars only on selected pages/category pages.
  • Display bar with customer group-wise and store wise.
  • Customize bars with different colors.

Settings

In the admin control panel from Solwin >> Promotional Bar >> Configuration menu, the Promotional Bar Magento 2 extension allows store owners to enable or disable the module in the store.

promotional bar settings

  • Enable: Yes | No.

How To Configure

To view Promotional Bar, go to Solwin >> Promotional Bar >> Manage Promotional Bar.

add-bar

Click on the Add New Bar button to add a new bar.

add-bar-1

Promotional Bar

  • Title: Enter the title for the bar.
  • Content: Enter the content for the bar.
  • Bar Background Color: Set the bar background color.
  • Bar Text Color: Set the bar text color.
  • Store View: Select store view.
  • Customer Group: Select the customer group.
  • From Date: Select bar from date.
  • To Date: Select bar to date.
  • Display Position: Top | Bottom.
  • Enable Sticky Bar: Yes | No.
  • Display Promotional Bar In Mobile: Yes | No.
  • Status: Enable | Disable.
  • Display Close Button?: Yes | No.

add-bar-2

Display Option

  • Where To Display Promotional Bar: All pages | On Category Page | On CMS Page | Show In Widget Only.

Widget

Solwin Promotional Bar Widget

1. Click on the Content >> Pages

2. Click on the "Add New Page" button and create a new page or open the existing page.

3. Go to the “Content” section and click on the “Insert Widget...” tab.

promotional bar widget
  • Widget Type: Select widget type “Solwin Promotional Bar Widget”.
  • Title: Enter title for widget section.
  • Select Promotional Bar: Select a promotional bar that store owners want to display on the front end.

How To Use

In the front end, customers can view Bar with different pages.

Prmotional Bar on all pages with sticky top.

bar with top position

Promotional Bar on Category Page.

bar on category page

Promotional Bar on Product Detail Page

product bar on product detail page

Support

If you have any questions or requests, please contact us at support@solwininfotech.com. We are very happy to assist you!

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