Vantage Theme: Setting up the Header
On this page:
The announcement bar is displayed at the top of your store and can contain links + storewide messages
- Announcement bar links
Choose a small navigation menu, it's links will show on the top left of the header
- Announcement text
Add some text to the center of the announcement bar
- Announcement text size
Control the text size of content within the announcement bar
Language and Currency
- Language Selector
Our themes are provided with pre-defined translations for the following languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian)
If enabled in your store dashboard via: settings > Languages you can enable these + more languages allowing customers to choose their local language when shopping.
- Currency Selector
Our themes are provided with currency conversion that is powered by Shopify payments.
If enabled in your store dashboard via settings > Payments you can enable additional currencies allowing customers to choose their local currency when shopping.
Vantage has 4 different header layout options allowing you optimum control of your logo and navigation
- Logo inline with navigation
Shows the logo and navigation on the same line
- Logo above navigation
Place the logo above a full-width navigation
- Logo and large search box above navigation
Place the logo above the navigation, left-aligned with a large search form
- Logo inline with mobile navigation
Place the logo inline with a mobile-style navigation
Additionally, further control of the header is available via these options:
- Enable full width
Show the header at full browser width
- Left align logo
Left aligns the logo when placed inline with the navigation or above the navigation - the navigation can also be left aligned from its own settings area below.
*When the logo is shown with a large search form, it will automatically align left.
- Cart link in the announcement bar
This will show the cart links which include Account, Cart, Language & Currency in the announcement bar area.
Vantage allows for 2 versions of a logo to be used where needed, one for desktop and one for mobile devices. If the Mobile option is left blank the desktop logo will be shown on all devices.
Upload a logo image
- Desktop logo width
Set the width of the logo for larger screen devices
- Logo text
Control the size of logo text, where a logo has not been uploaded and the store name is present.
- Mobile image
Upload an image to be shown on mobile devices
- Main menu
Choose from your stores navigation area to display a main navigation in the header of your theme
Your main navigation can include dropdowns, megamenus and dropdowns with products
- Text alignment
Set the text alignment ( Left or Centered ) of the Navigation links
- Cart icon
Choose between a Cart of Bag for your Shopping cart icon
Additional content can be added to the header - in the Vantage theme these blocks all relate to the navigation and different menu options that exist.
Within each block, you will need to enter the menu item that the corresponding block will relate to:
- Collections mega menu
Select up to 6 collections and show each with an image + title in a horizontal dropdown menu
- Links in columns
This will show a traditional megamenu layout that requires a 3 level navigation hierarchy, details on how to create that can be found here
- Links with images
Add 3 images to dropdown menu each of which can link to content in your store