Square Peach Music
This template includes:|
Paypal "Type 2" Forms
Setting up your website template:
EDIT FLASH ANIMATION: | Click for more details
Open the "flash.txt" file with Notepad and edit "Your Website Title" with your name or company name. Be sure not to delete the "logo=". This will update the Flash logo on all pages. If you wish to use a graphic logo, there are instructions later in this document.
EDIT COPYRIGHT: | Click for more details
Open the "copyright.js" in Notepad or any text editor file and change the "Your Company" text with your name or company name. This will update the footer info on all pages.
EDIT CONTACT INFO: | Click for more details
Open the "contact.js" in Notepad or any text editor file and change the company name, address, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail address (edit the email in 2 places). This will change contact info on the contact page.
EDIT HEADER PHONE NUMBER: | Click for more details
Open the "header.js" in a text editor and edit the "var phonenum" from "847 555-5555" to your phone number or with any other text.
EDIT THE CONTACT FORM:
Click for current info on setting up the template forms.
Click for info on adding more fields to the forms.
Click for changing form sizes or colors.
If you want to use only e-mail on the contact page you can remove the contact form from the "contact.htm" between the comment tags.
EDIT PRODUCT PAGES:
If you are using the Paypal order forms, see the Paypal section below for setup info. If you do not want to use the order forms you can move the "products.htm" into the template "extras" folder and rename the "NO-FORMS-products.htm" to "products.htm".
EDIT TWITTER, FACEBOOK, LINKEDIN LINKS: | Click for more details
Open the "social-links.js" in a plain text editor. Edit the 3 links with your social network links. To turn off the social links edit the "var social" in this file from "yes" to "no". To remove any single link delete the lines of code as noted in this file.
EDIT PAGES: | Software choices | Notepad Editing
Edit the text in all HTML pages with your website information. You can use Expression Web, Frontpage, Dreamweaver, any wysiwyg HTML editor or a text editor like Notepad. Take care not to delete any of the HTML tags that surround the text.
EDIT TITLES, DESCRIPTIONS AND KEYWORDS: | Click for more details
Open each of the pages and change the titles (at the very top of the page) and also the description and the keywords with your product or service details. You can edit one page and copy and paste to the other pages. Be careful to only change what's inside the "" so you don't disturb the html code. Page titles are important so your site will get a good listing at Google, Yahoo! and other search engines.
UPLOAD: | Click for more details
Upload the pages on to your hosting company's server using ftp software or Windows Explorer or your control panel. Be sure to upload the "picts" folder and all files in this folder.
USING A GRAPHIC LOGO:
To replace the Flash logo with a graphic logo; Open the "header.js" in a plain text editor and edit the "var logotype" from "flash" to "graphic". In the picts folder you will find a graphic called "logo.jpg", open this graphic and edit it with your logo. The size should remain 50 pixels high if possible. It is recommended that you do not exceed 150 pixels in height or 600 pixels in width with your logo.
FONTS: | Click for more details
You can change your font colors and sizes by editing the "style.css" with a text editor. You can find other font colors by clicking here. You can also change the font sizes in the "style.css" file. Change the "TABLE" px size to change the font colors or sizes on all pages. Change the "title" px size to change all the title sizes.
MENU LINKS: | Click for more details
You can change the names of the links like "About" or "Contact" to other page names by editing the "menu.js". Only change the one instance of the name and not the name with the ".htm" after it unless you have also renamed the .htm page. Whatever you change in the "menu.js" will change every page on the website. Keep the names short so your menu does not get too wide. You can add more pages but copying one link in the "menu.js" and pasting it below itself. Be sure to back up your file before you edit them.
NOTE: If you use a ' in a .js file add a slash before it like this \'.
ADDING PAGES: | Click for more details
You can add pages to your website by copying and pasting any one of the pages and renaming it to whatever you need. You can then add links from the other pages or even add the page to the menu by opening the "menu.js" and copying and pasting one of the links below another. Be sure to back up your files before you edit them.
PICTURES: | Click for more details
You can replace all pictures with your own. The template pictures are now 850 pixels wide x 225 high (100 pixels high on the products page). You can re-size any picture you want if you edit the height and width numbers on the HTML pages. The images should remain 850 pixels wide unless you also edit the "pagewidth" class in the "style.css". Each page has its' own pictures which are named according to the page they are on. You will find all pictures in the "picts" folder.
So all your pages will maintain a standard height a "pageheight" class is included. Edit this height in the "style.css".
So all your pages will maintain a standard width a "pagewidth" class is included. Edit this width in the "style.css".
USING THE PLAIN NO PAYPAL PRODUCTS PAGE:
Move the "products.htm" into the "extras" folder. Rename the "NO-FORMS-products.htm" to "products.htm"
PAYPAL SHOPPING CART SETUP (TYPE 2 FORMS):
Paypal shopping cart forms have been included in the "products.htm" page. Follow the steps below to setup the shopping cart page. This template includes "Type 2" Paypal forms.
- Setup a paypal merchant account.
- Move the "NO-FORMS-products.htm" page into the "extras" folder.
- Replace the 4 product .jpg images in the template picts folder with your own .jpg images.
- Edit the "email@example.com" in the "products.htm" page in 1 place near the bottom with your Paypal e-mail. This will update the view cart button.
- You will edit the "10909929" in each form in the "products.htm" page with your generated product number. This will be the following code:
<input type="hidden" name="hosted_button_id" value="10909929">
- Edit all forms as shown on the Paypal Type 2 Forms setup support page.