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Display brand block on product page

Brand block can be added to the product page with Inline php code, Layout update xml or Cms widget interface. Follow the description mentioned below to learn how to use each of the proposed ways.

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Brand block on product page

Inline php code

You can add the code mentioned below to any template, that is shown on product page.

To add a block right after the product name, you have to edit app/design/frontend/YOUR_PACKAGE/YOUR_THEME/template/catalog/product/view.phtml

Look at list of available attributepages/product helper methods

    echo Mage::helper('attributepages/product')
            'brand'  => 'Browse all brands',
            'gender' => false
            'brand'  => true,
            'gender' => false
            'brand'  => true,
            'gender' => false
        ->setSize(38, 17)

Inline block directive

Inline block could be used inside cms blocks or third-party modules blocks, which are rendered on the product page.

That is how the brand block is shown on ArgentoFlat and ArgentoPure2 themes.

Look at list of available product_option block methods

{{block type="attributepages/product_option" attribute_code="brand" css_class="hidden-label" width="180" height="90" use_image="1" image_type="image" use_link="1" template="tm/attributepages/product/options.phtml"}}

Layout update xml

Look at list of available product_option block methods

<reference name="">
    <block type="attributepages/product_option" template="tm/attributepages/product/options.phtml" name="attributepage_brand">
        <action method="setAttributeCode"><value>brand</value></action>
        <action method="setUseImage"><value>1</value></action>
        <action method="setImageType"><value>thumbnail</value></action>
        <action method="setWidth"><value>45</value></action>
        <action method="setHeight"><value>15</value></action>
        <action method="setUseLink"><value>1</value></action>
        <action method="setCssClass"><value>hidden-label</value></action>

Cms widget interface

This feature is available starting from version 1.3.3

Widget popup

You can add this widget to the product page at Cms > Widgets page with following layout update instructions:

Layout update instructions

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