Banners play a major role in brand awareness. Banners should be simple and attractive so that users will understand in a glance what they are looking at. You can save up to three banners (depending on the template) that will rotate on your website.
If you don’t want any banners, you can just leave all fields CLEAR.
REASONS FOR USING BANNERS:
Giving a PROMO CODE to your clients if you are running a special (either a percentage / fixed amount off or FREE shipping. SEE: DISCOUNTS).
SHOWCASING your new releases.
COMING SOON to entice your shoppers to come back and check again
Current SALES you are running
HOW TO ADD / EDIT BANNERS
From the Nimbl Portal, under the STORE tab, click on MY SHOP to open the drop down and click on the DESIGN button.
Click on the SHOP BANNERS button.
CHOOSING A IMAGE FOR YOUR BANNER
- UPLOAD YOUR OWN IMAGE
Click on the UPLOAD OWN BANNER IMAGE button and use your chosen image.
- CHOOSE FROM PEXELS IMAGE LIBRARY
eParcel works with PEXELS image library to give you a choice of beautifully taken stock images to enhance your website. This is a totally FREE tool to make sure your website gets the recognition it needs.
Click on the CHOOSE FROM PEXELS IMAGE LIBRARY button.
Enter a description and click on the search button. i.e. SNEAKERS.
THOUSANDS of stock images become available to use as your banner image.
Click on the SET AS BANNER button of the image you wish to use.
BANNER 1 now has an image.
(TOP TIP: The recommended size for banners is 2000(W) x 400(H) pixels. Maximum file size is 200KB.)
ADDING TEXT TO YOUR BANNER
The text you add to your banner can have multiple uses, depending on your needs. Text is optional.
If you don’t want any text, you can just leave all fields CLEAR.
BANNER HEADER: Immediately grab a user’s interest with a strong heading. If you are selling pet supplies a heading such as “Look Here!” will not fair as well as “Pet Supplies Specials”. Entice users with a short, captivating heading and draw them in.
BANNER BODY: Users are drawn to creative copy such as “Free”, “On Sale”, “Today Only”, and so forth. Use intriguing copy that will support the heading. Keep the message short and to the point while providing enough information. Capture their attention then quickly deliver the message.
BANNER PRICE (if applicable): Add a price for sale items. It adds a SHOP FROM button. Should your sale start at R200, the button will say SHOP FROM R200.
Click on the SAVE BANNERS button.