B2B directHCL Commerce Enterprise

Home page

Customers use the responsive B2B home page to learn about your brand, what you sell, and what your best promotions are. The layout that is assigned to the page contains eight Commerce Composer widgets for you to showcase the most compelling ads, product recommendations, and category recommendations for your store.

This page is managed in the Commerce Composer tool.

Screen captures

The following screen captures show how the responsive home page adapts to desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.
Note: To reduce scrolling, the following screen captures are cropped. To see full-sized screen captures, see the link after the mobile screen capture.

Desktop screen capture

Desktop screen capture

Tablet screen capture

Tablet screen capture

Mobile screen capture

Mobile screen capture

Full size screen captures

Layout, template, and page information

The following table provides details about the layout that is assigned to the home page in the Commerce Composer tool in Management Center:
Layout, template, and page information
Layout name HomePageHardwareLayout
Template name Home page
Template type Responsive Templates
Page assignments This layout is assigned to the home page.
Page type Content page


The following wireframe represents the home page template that is used for this layout in the Commerce Composer tool:
Wireframe for the Home page template

Widget information

The following table lists the Commerce Composer widgets that are included in the layout for this page:
Widget information
Slot Widget name Widget type E-Marketing Spot name
1 HeaderLeftBannerContentWidget E-Marketing Spot widget (Common) HeaderBannerHardwareLeft_Content
2 HeaderRightBannerContentWidget E-Marketing Spot widget (Common) HeaderBannerHardwareRight_Content
3 HomePageMainESpot E-Marketing Spot widget (Common) HeroHardware_Content
6 HomePageBottomLeftWidget Content Recommendation widget (not applicable)
7 HomePageBottomCenterWidget Content Recommendation widget (not applicable)
8 HomePageBottomRightWidget Content Recommendation widget (not applicable)
9 CategoryRecommendationWidget E-Marketing Spot widget (Common) B2BHomePageFeaturedCategories
9 CatalogEntryRecommendationWidget E-Marketing Spot widget (Common) B2BHomePageFeaturedProducts
Note: Slots 4 and 5 are not used in this layout.

JSP files

TopCategoriesDisplay.jsp defines the entire page.

The Commerce Composer widgets that are included in this layout are defined by the following top-level JSP files:

  • EMarketingSpot.jsp
  • ContentRecommendation.jsp