The Page Layout Options add-on allows you to set up additional templates for the product layout. Great tool to customize the product display according to your wishes.
New templates can be set up for:
The variety of settings gives you freedom to compose any layout at your choice, which is not possible within the default functionality. For example, you can choose if the product details page contains SKU, Description, In stock label, Quantity selection, List price, Additional buttons, Tabs, Buy now in 1-click buttons. Just create a template with the needed set of elements and pick the new template in the appearance settings.
Let's see an example with the Similar products block. The elements that can be hidden or shown in the block are given in the picture below.
To edit the block layout, go to the Page Layout Options settings on the Add-ons - Manage add-ons page. Enable the required elements and save the changes.
Then go to Design - Layouts - Products to edit the settings of the Similar Products block. Select one of the templates with SD: prefix
If you select the Customizable grid template, you will have the following layout for the Similar Products block.
You can make the layout more clean without extensive details. Just tick off the necessary elements and that's it, you have the following layout:
There is a great number of variations. It's up to you to choose.
Page Layout Options for the product lists
Page Layout Options for the product details page
The Appearance settings
The add-on is compatible with CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor 4.4.1 and above.