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  • What is a product page within your Website Builder?

    Our Website Builder offers three different page types and "product" is one. The product page is only available with our Business Plan, which includes our e-commerce shopping cart. The product page is specially set up to feature your online store's products. This is the only page that can show products for sale in your store. How do I add pages to my Website Builder? How do I choose what page a product will show on from within your Website Builder shopping cart system?

  • How do I add or change the background color of different sections of my website on my Website Builder?

    To change the background color of any section of your Website Builder, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Select the "Website Builder" tab in the main menu. Click on the "edit" link next to the website builder you want to use. Click on the "Design" icon (the one that looks like a paint brush) on the left-hand tool bar. You will see "Background" listed at the top of each section of our style editor. Click on the "Background" you would like to change. Select the color you would like to set as your background using our color spectrum or by entering the color's code. Click "Save" at the top to save your changes. You can also choose to keep some backgrounds, but make them more transparent. See how to adjust the transparency of your background. If you have added an image as your background, there are several options available to ensure you image looks the way you want. Learn how to set the same background for your entire page or how to remove your background completely.

  • How can people find my Website Builder?

    Each Website Builder is assigned a subdomain of Dynadot.net. This is your website's address and you can give it out to anyone who wants to visit your website. The default subdomain uses your Website Builder number such as "sitebuilder1.dynadot.net". You can customize your subdomain no matter which plan you use. You can also connect a domain to your Website Builder. Please note that if you want to connect a domain to your Website Builder, the domain must be in the same account as the Website Builder you plan use. Don't have a domain but want to add a custom domain to your Website Builder? Search for your dream domain, register it in your account, and then connect the domain to your Website Builder.

  • How do I set up email forwarding for my Website Builder email?

    Our Website Builder's business plan has email built right in! You can set up an unlimited number of email addresses and if you choose you can also have your email forwarded. To do so, please follow these steps: Sign in to your website builder email. Click on the "Settings" icon (the one that looks like a gear) in the top-right corner of the page. Scroll down to the "Delivery Options" section. "Deliver email to inbox" should be checked. If you choose to keep this checked, you will still receive email in this inbox as well as forward the email to another inbox. Check off the box next to "Forward email to another email address" to turn on email forwarding. Enter the email address you'd like to forward your email to in the text box below. Click "Save" at the bottom of the "Delivery Options" section to save your changes. How do I create email addresses in my Website Builder business plan?

  • How do I add social media links, such as Facebook and Twitter to my Website Builder?

    We have an easy way add social media links for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, and Vimeo to your Website Builder. To add these social links, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Select the "Website Builder" tab in the main menu. Click on the "edit" link next to the website builder you want to use. Click on the "Add" icon on the left-hand tool bar. Click on and drag the "Social" icon to the place you want it to appear on the page. After you have placed it on the page, it defaults to showing the icons for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+. You can add or remove icons and add links by clicking on any icon. You will see a place to type in the links to your social pages. Please note that you will need to put in the full link (for example, http://www.facebook.com/dynadot). To remove an icon, simply click on the "X" next to it. To add an icon, simply click on the icon you want to add on the right. Your changes will save automatically when you click out of the box. You will need to hit the "Save" button at the top of the website builder to fully save your changes. Please note that if you do not add a link to an icon that is showing on the edit screen, it will not show on your published website. To move your social icons, hover over the box and use the "Move" icon that appears in the top-right corner to drag it to a new location. To remove your social icons altogether, hover over the box and use the "Trash" icon that appears in the top-right corner.

  • How do I remove a text box from my Website Builder?

    If you want to remove an entire text box from your Website Builder, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Select the "Website Builder" tab in the main menu. Click on the "edit" link next to the website builder you want to use. Find the text box you want to remove and hover over it. (If you've been typing in the box and your cursor is blinking, you will need to click out first.) You should see a "Trash" icon that looks like a little trash can show in the top right corner of the text box. Click on the "Trash" icon and click "Save" at the top of the page. Learn how to add a text box to your Website Builder

  • What is Stripe?

    Stripe is the payment processor that we use with our Website Builder shopping cart. Our Website Builder's Business Plan includes access to a built-in shopping cart feature that allows users to sell their products and services on their website. Stripe has been called the "PayPal of the mobile era." The company allows both individuals and businesses to accept payments over the Internet. Stripe handles billions of dollars every year and is used by over 100,000 businesses including Kickstarter, Slack, and Lyft. How do I set up a Stripe account? Does your Website Builder's shopping cart charge any fees?

  • How do I add a contact form to my Website Builder?

    To add a contact form to your Website Builder, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Select the "Website Builder" tab in the main menu. Click on the "edit" link next to the website builder you want to use. Click on the "Add" icon on the left-hand tool bar. Click on and drag the "Contact" icon to the place you want it to appear on the page. To move your text box, click out of it if your cursor is blinking, then hover over the box and use the "Move" icon that appears in the top-left corner of the text box to drag it to a new location. To remove the text box, click out of it if your cursor is blinking, then hover over the box and use the "Trash" icon that appears in the top-left corner. To save your changes, click on the "Save" button at the top left of the page. Once you have successfully added your contact form, you should set the email address for your contact form, so you can receive messages at the email address of your choice. Please note that if you do not set a specific email, contact form messages will be sent to your Dynadot account email. The contact form asks for first and last name, email, and message. The form cannot be changed to include other options at this time. Want to make other additions to your Website Builder? Learn how to add a search box and a map.

  • Does your Website Builder shopping cart system offer a way to set up order notification emails?

    Yes! Our Website Builder's shopping cart feature makes it easy to automatically send out order confirmation emails. Within our editor, we have a built in system that allows you to customize the following order emails: Order Confirmation: Sent automatically to the customer after they place their order. Order Fulfilled: Sent to the customer when their order is fulfilled. Order Cancelled: Sent to the customer if their order is cancelled. Order Refunded: Sent to the customer if their order is refunded. Only the order confirmation email is sent automatically. The other three emails are optional: How do I send an order fulfilled email to a customer? How do I send an order cancelled email to a customer? How do I send an order refunded email to a customer? You will need to purchase our Website Builder Business Plan in order to get access to our shopping cart feature. There are many additional features that our Business Plan offers including seamless email integration and unlimited everything. How do I edit my shopping cart's automatic order emails? What are the variables that I can use for my Website Builder shopping cart's order notification emails?

  • How do I change the font, color, and size of my website's title and subtitle in your Website Builder?

    To change the font, size, color, and more of your website title and subtitle text in our Website Builder, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Click on the "Website Builder" tab on the main menu. Click on the "edit" link next to the website builder you want to use. Click on the "Design" icon (the one that looks like a paint brush) on the left-hand tool bar. Under the "Header" section of our style editor, you'll see "Site Title" and "Site Subtitle." Click on the one you'd like to change. The editor for the both the title and subtitle allow you to change the text color, font, size, weight (light, normal, bold), style (normal, italic, oblique), letter spacing, and allow you to easily "transform" your text into all uppercase, all lowercase, and all first letter capitalization. You should see your title and subtitle text change as you select different options, allowing you to see how everything looks. To save your changes, simply click out of the editor and then click "Save" at the top of the page.

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