Text Editor widget

Use this widget to add text or HTML content to a page. The widget contains a built-in text editor for you to enter custom HTML code, or format text by using options in the editing toolbar.

The Text Editor widget uses CKEditor, the default rich text editor used in Management Center. You can use this editor for both formatted text and to write or edit HTML.

Page dependency

You can use this widget in a layout for any page type.

Example of widget content

Example of a Text Editor widget containing text
This content is created by pasting the following HTML code into the Text Editor widget:
<div dir="ltr" 
style="padding:10px 0;background-color:#f5f5f5;color:#f35003;font-size:15px;text-align:center;">
<b>SAVE 20%</b> on all New Arrivals</div>

Widget properties and content

After you add this widget to a layout, you can set the following properties:

Properties of a Text Editor widget

Property Description
Widget name Type a name that helps you identify how this widget is used in this layout, for example, Banner ad. This name is not displayed on the storefront.
Display text Add the content to display in the widget. You can either:
  • Type text into the editor and then format the text by using the toolbar options.
  • Type or paste HTML code into the editor.

For more information about using CKEditor, see Rich text editor (CKEditor).