|FAQ - Cart Help Buttons - Extra Features - Custom Layout
Use the custom files to display your own custom menus, images, colors, or layout.
This feature requires knowledge of creating HTML files. Normally the shopping cart will display it's own header and footer for every page. This option will allow you to change the template that is used.
In order to avoid warning messages in your customers browser you will need to have all your images on a secure server. We offer the ability to upload several images using the Upload Custom Images feature. The path to these images on the web server will be:
This is the HTML that appears around the shopping cart itself. This includes <html>, <body>, and nearly any other HTML tags you want at in your custom header/footer. Simply create your own web page titled "custom.html" and type the phrase "put cart here" (without the quotes) wherever you want the shopping cart to appear.
Click here for a simple example custom.html file, or here for a slightly more advanced example.
Note: for a mobile version of the template upload a custom_mobile.html file instead.
If your custom.html page uses style sheets you can upload a style sheet definition using this filename.
The URL would appear as:
In addition to normal HTML, you can add certain pre-defined shopping cart variables to allow further integration into your shopping cart. These variables begin and end with "##".
Once you have uploaded the files be sure to select "custom" from the 'Header' And 'Footer' Template setting in "Color/Layout Settings" in the "Cart Settings" section of the cart.