Why use promotions?
Promotions in the platform help you easily create benefits for clients that you can manage as structured content. With the promotions application you can add additional custom fields to share any type of benefit with specific attributes.
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The promotions application lets you share coupons & benefits. It allows you to easily segment your promotions for geographic locations and establish date constrained benefits.
The promotions list allows you to filter, search and organize all your promotions. Go to Site > Applications > Promotions to see the list of promotions.
To create a promotion select + New in the top right corner.
Below are each of the default fields:
Title: The title for your promotion .
Extract (opcional): Use the extract for SEO purposes and to summarize the promotion.
URL: The URL for the promotion that you can modify.
Description: The platform uses Froala as the text editor. You can select to work directly in the HTML with CodeMirror.
Conditions: Allows you to specify the terms and conditions associated with the promotion.
The discount value specifies the value of the promotion. By selecting the check box the discount value will show the percentage off the regular price. On the front end, the customer will see a button that when clicked will generate a 32 character code that the client can use to validate the promotion at the location.
Promotion locations allows you to easily add the exact geographic location where the promotion can be applied. The location is integrated with Google Maps so customers can see the exact map on the front end. This enables customers to see all promotion locations easily on their devices using Google Maps.
Click to add the promotion locations.
You can drag and drop the locations order by selecting . Select delete to erase a location.
Start and End Dates: The start and end date & time specify the validity of the promotion. The dates and times are influenced by the time zone configurations of your site within the site settings. Go to Site > Site Settings > Platform to check your time zone settings.
Coupon Image: Uploads the image to use for the coupon generator. Has a max file size of 10mb.
Cover Image: Shows the default image for the promotion in the list and show views on the front end depending on your look and feel.
Category: Organizes all your promotions by the site categories you've defined.
Tags: Provides maximum flexibility in organizing your promotions with tags.
Publish Options: The exact dates you'd like to show your promotions to customers in the front end.