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Want to grab your shoppers' attention when they first land on your business homepage? Add an announcement banner!

With an announcement banner, you can communicate timely, important messages to your website visitors. You can advertise upcoming live sales, promotions, and even collections.


Banner messages are fully customizable and you can make the banner clickable by linking it to an internal or external URL. For example, link to a New Arrivals collection or to the Apple or Google Play Store where shoppers can download your app.

Add an Announcement Banner

  1. Select Site Creator in the side menu of your CommentSold dashboard.
  2. Select Apperance from the options listed at the top of the page.
  3. Expand the Header section in the side menu of the Site Creator.
  4. Locate and expand the Announcement Bar section.
  5. To enable the banner, select the Show Announcement checkbox.
  6. If you wish for the banner to only appear on your homepage, select the Home Page Only checkbox.
  7. Enter your announcement text in the Text field.
  8. In the  Link section, you can add a link so shoppers are redirected to a specific webpage when they select the banner.
    • Add Internal Link. Choose from a published website page or product collection.
    • Add External Link. Enter the URL for an external website (e.g.,
  9. Last, customize the banner color and text color using the Bar Color and Text Color fields.
    • Enter a Hex Code to pick a specific color.
    • Select the color tile to use the Color Slider to locate a color.
  10. Select Publish in the top-right corner of the page to publish the announcement banner to your website.

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