In this article

Overview

Before you start

Steps to Brand a Category

Upload Thumbnails

Upload Background Image

Upload Banner Image

Brand using Custom CSS

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Overview

Businesses and organizations of all sizes and types use branding to develop users' familiarity with their in-house products and systems. Enterprises work with several departments where each department is responsible for their own success. Every department within an enterprise needs to be distinguishably identified to help develop users' association with the company's core values. 


VIDIZMO branding helps in standardizing the application's user interface for all users which ensures a seamless user experience. VIDIZMO allows enterprises to add subjective styling to their Portal, Categories, and Subcategories for their users to feel connected to their objectives. 


Before you start

  • Make sure, you logged in with Manager+ role to be able to brand a category. To learn more about user roles, see: Understanding User Roles.


Steps to Brand a Category

1. From your Portal's Homepage,

i. Click on the menu icon to open the left navigation panel

ii. Click on Admin to open a list of options in this section.

iii. Click on Portal Settings.





Note: To enable Category Branding, go to Portal Settings >> Branding >> Colors. Enable the check of Category Branding and click on the update button.




2. From Portal Settings,

i. Click on Library to open a list of options under the library section.

ii. Click on Categories.




Upload Thumbnail


1. Go through step 1 and step 2 to add a thumbnail to your category.

i. Hover over the category you want to upload a thumbnail to. Click on Edit.

ii. Enable the check of Advance Settings.

iii. Click on Choose File in the thumbnail section to upload the thumbnail you want for your category.

iv. Click on the Update button at the bottom to save your changes.




Upload Background Image


1. Go through step 1 and step 2 to add a background image to your category.

i. Hover over the category you want to upload a background image to. Click on Edit.

ii. Enable the check of Advance Settings.

iii. Click on Choose File in the background image section to upload the image you want as a background for your category.

iv. Click on the Update button at the bottom to save your changes.




Upload Banner Image


1. Go through step 1 and step 2 to add a banner image to your category.

i. Hover over the category you want to upload a banner image to. Click on Edit.

ii. Enable the check of Advance Settings.

iii. Click on Choose File in the banner image section to upload the image you want as a banner for your category.

iv. Click on the Update button at the bottom to save your changes.


Note: VIDIZMO provides its users with a flexible functionality where they can either upload the banner image directly or can write their code in the editor. Uploading a banner image directly will provide them better storage capabilities. 




Brand using Custom CSS


1. Go through step 1 and step 2 to brand your category using Custom CSS,

i. Hover over the category you want to brand using custom CSS. Click on Edit.

ii. Enable the check of Advance Settings.

iii. Write your own CSS to brand your category.

iv. Click on the Update button at the bottom to save your changes.




2. From your Portal Homepage, click on the category that will redirect you to the category's homepage to view the changes.