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Home & Co

This help guide provides a specification for some aspects of the Home & Co theme (for example, recommended image sizes).

Please note!

ShopWired's theme customisation editor can be used to edit your theme's style, branding and settings. You can read about it here.

Click a section below to jump to it:

Product, category and other image sizes
Home page images
Limits
Missing features
Logo sizes
Tabbed product descriptions

 


Product, category and other image sizes back to top

Category images

Category images are portrait, so they have an aspect ratio of 0.74 : 1.00.

The largest size category images are shown at is 289px x 388px.


Product images

Product images are portrait, so they have an aspect ratio of 0.83 : 1.00.

The largest size product images are shown at is 421px x 508px.

If using the roll over zoom or lightbox features then product images will be displayed at a larger size. We'd recommend uploading images at least 1000px x 1000px in size if using these features.


Blog thumbnail images

Blog thumbnail images are landscape.

The largest size blog thumbnail images are shown at is 606px by 303px.

Home page images back to top

There are two galleries for your home page, one for desktop/laptops and one for smaller screen devices.


Desktop/laptop (larger screen devices)

7 images are shown on desktop computers, one large image and six smaller images.

Images are square, they have an aspect ratio of 1.00 : 1.00.

The larger image is sized at 448px x 448px.

The smaller images are sized at 215px x 215px.

You can upload images of different sizes, if doing so make sure your images are at least 500px wide and that all images you upload to the gallery have the same dimensions.


Mobile (smaller screen devices)

4 images are shown on mobile devices, one large and three smaller images.

Images are square, they have an aspect ratio of 1.00 : 1.00.

The larger image is sized at 800px x 800px.

The smaller images are sized at 200px x 200px.

You can upload images of different sizes, if doing so make sure your images are at least 800px wide and that all images you upload to the gallery have the same dimensions.

Limits back to top

Category menu The category menu shows a maximum of 15 parent categories after which a view all link is displayed which, when clicked, will link through to the /categories page.

Brand menu The brand submenu shows a maximum of 15 brands after which a view all link is displayed which, when clicked, will link through to the /brands page.

There is a limit of 99 featured categories and 99 featured products displayed on the home page.

Missing features back to top

There are no standard features missing from this theme.

Logo sizes back to top

The ideal logo size is around 240px x 70px.

We'd recommend uploading a landscape logo (width is greater than height) where the height is around 70px.

The maximum width that the logo will display at, both on desktop screens and mobile screens, can be set individually on the style editor.

Tabbed product descriptions

The tabbed product descriptions feature allows you to split your product descriptions into 5 separate tabs.

To use this feature you'll need to activate the tabbed product descriptions app within your ShopWired account.

You can specify the tab heading for each section in your theme's style editor in the product page section.

The content from the Product Description 1 field does not have a heading on this theme, so there is no heading setting for it.


Product specific tab heading

You can set the tab headings on a 'per product' basis by setting up some additional settings in your ShopWired account. To do so, install the Custom Fields app. Once done, create 4 custom fields with the following settings:

Item Type as Product

Name as product_tab_x

Label as Tabbed description x

Type as Text

Please note, you'll need to create 4 separate custom fields replacing X each time with the number of the field, e.g. product_tab_2. You cannot create a product_tab_1 field on this theme because this text does not have a heading.