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I have created a static block in magento in which i have inserted the following code in order to get the phone number information

{{config path="general/store_information/phone"}}

I am also echoing that static block in header.phtml but i am facing a problem. I want the phone number of my store to be displayed in the left side of the header in the homepage and in the categories page i want it to be displayed in the right sider of the header. The reason i want that is because some elements move around when the customer goes from the homepage to categories page. Is this possible?

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Do as below for homepage:

if($this->getIsHomePage())
{
  your code 
}

Do as below for category page:

if (Mage::registry('current_category'))
{
  // your code
}

paste your {{config path="general/store_information/phone"}} in desired area and check.

Also you could use css for that purpose.

  • many ways we can achieve that. but without seeing your site, i could advise only this much. hop it fulfilled. – Shyam Krishna Sreekumar May 25 '15 at 12:38
  • can you give me an example how this can be done with css? Because css is the first thing i tried out. But how am i going to tell it where to appear? Can i write css code inside the if statement? – vasilisdmr May 25 '15 at 12:39
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    for homepage, we have cms-index-index class and for category we have catalog-category-view class which is unique. based on this, we need to style. again, its completely depend on the template you are using. float right and left properties can be used. – Shyam Krishna Sreekumar May 25 '15 at 12:43
  • And where that classes are located? – vasilisdmr May 25 '15 at 12:46
  • in body. use firebug in firefox to cehck. – Shyam Krishna Sreekumar May 25 '15 at 14:32

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