Zeno makes building pages for your store so much easier. It seems kind of magic, but actually it is simple.
This article is a brief introduction to how Zeno works under the hood. So you will know what it can and can not do to your store.
Basic of web
E-commerce websites are no exceptions. They contains many files that serve content to visitors. E-commerce platforms like Shopify or BigCommerce provide a place for the website to live. They usually allow users to create pages, blog posts, products, collections. Users can then use a theme to display those content to visitors.
Why page builder?
Thanks to e-commerce platforms, things get so much easier nowaday to open a store and start your online business. You can choose from a variaty of themes to customize the store's look and feel.
But you can only do customization inside the limit provided by the theme you use. For extra editing, you may need to hire a developer to do custom code. For long term, it can become expensive. Also, the developer may not always do exactly what you want.
Page builders were born to solve this problem. With page builder, you can design the store the way you want, usually by simple actions like dragging and dropping. So you will not be concerned that much with coding or designing.
Zeno Page Builder is a intuitive, flexible page builder, currently available on Shopify and BigCommerce, help you design your store with ease.
How Zeno works?
Zeno allows you to design the page just by dragging and dropping.
After publishing the page, the content will be transfered to your e-commerce platform and be visible on your store.
Specifically, each page type created by Zeno will be responsible for a platform content type:
On Shopify, its counterpart is Store pages
On BigCommerce, its counterpart is Web pages
On Shopify, its counterpart is Blog posts
On BigCommerce, its counterpart is Blog
On Shopify, its counterpart is product template. This means Zeno will not create new product, instead it will customize template for each existing product in your store.
On BigCommerce, its counterpart is product description. This means Zeno will not create new product, instead it will design the description for each existing product in your store.
Collection pages / Category pages
On Shopify, its counterpart is product collection template. This means Zeno will not create new collection, instead it will customize template for each existing product collection in your store.
On BigCommerce, its counterpart is product category description. This means Zeno will not create new category, instead it will design the description for each existing product category in your store.
As you can see, Zeno does not create new content type of its own, it lives friendly on your existing e-commerce platform, reduce the chance of conflict or incompatibility.