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They cover:<br>\\n\\n<ul>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Enhance\\\">Enhancements</a></li>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Swat\\\">Bug Fixes</a></li>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Usage\\\">Using Cornerstone</a></li>\\n</ul>\"\n}\n[/block]\n### <span id=\"Enhance\"> Enhancements </span>\n\n<span class=\"wideld\">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.1 release includes these new features:</span> \n\n* On stores that have not yet launched, [viewing the storefront via control-panel login](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Previewing-a-Store-Before-Launch/) no longer displays a yellow maintenance notice reading: `Your store has not launched.` Instead, we now display an administrative bar across the top of the browser window, offering store owners an unobstructed view of their storefront. (This change does not apply to existing stores temporarily [down for maintenance](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Maintenance-Mode).) (CRO-97)\n\n* The new administrative bar includes several new features for easier navigation: Clicking the BigCommerce logo returns the user to the control panel. Clicking the `Customize Theme` link opens the same storefront page in Theme Editor. Also,  the store's preview code is now directly displayed at the administrative bar's right side. For details on using these features, please see the updated [Cornerstone Theme Manual](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual).\n\n* For consistent navigation, [Theme Editor](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Using-the-Stencil-Theme-Editor) now provides a similar top administrative bar. The BigCommerce logo here similarly links back to the control panel. For pre-launch stores only, the preview code appears in the same top-right location. Clicking the new `View Fullscreen` link (or the adjacent `<<` link) collapses the left navigation panel, matching the corresponding feature in the control panel.\n\n* To conserve display space, we have removed Theme Editor's bottom navigation bar and consolidated its buttons into the new top administrative bar. The display-mode buttons (for mobile, tablet, and desktop views) have the same appearance in their new top location. The `Clear Changes`, `Save Changes`, and `Apply&#160;Theme` buttons have been relabeled `Clear`, `Save`, and `Publish`.\n\n\n### <span id=\"Swat\"> Bug Fixes </span>\n\n<span class=\"wideld\" id=\"182\">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.2 release provides the following corrections:</span>\n\n* On category pages, product listings now automatically expand from three to four products per row when the sidebar is empty. (PR # [1018](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018); commit # [a72f7be](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018/commits/a72f7be340afd8696763a001c16fd99eca7a3887))\n\n* We have relaxed gift certificates' format validation. This allows imported third-party gift certificates, in arbitrary formats, to be valid on BigCommerce storefronts. (STENCIL-3533; PR # [1026](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026); commit # [2cc4bde](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026/commits/2cc4bde25b0ef047ee7bc9debca3f78b5367aff5))\n\n* In Theme Editor, a new `Product page` > `Product description tabs` check box allows store administrators to toggle on/off a tabbed display format for product descriptions and warranty information. (PR # [1030](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030); commit # [69f2fc7](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030/commits/69f2fc7b4baadb4735d3f232dccc240fc5036705))\n\n* `Quick View` links can now be displayed over products in list view. As in grid view, these links' visibility will now toggle on/off according to the storewide control-panel setting. (PR # [1033](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033); commit # [769b9b5](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033/commits/769b9b5cc3b485b45b02f4d23ee54ea39db63d7f))\n\n* Fixed a bug that prevented links in product review emails from properly opening a `Write a Review` form. (STENCIL-3508, STENCIL-3352; PR #[1017](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017), commit # [733a0af](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017/commits/733a0af690f105d41d7395fbfc369feb4a3aa225))\n\n* Fixed a bug that prevented the intended CSS styling from applying to the \"Down for Maintenance\" page. (STENCIL-3509; PR #  PR #[1016](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016), commit # [e473e11](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016/commits/e473e113123696666263d70b34db0323cdc7e95f))\n\n* <a name=\"template_file_1032\"></a> References to the deprecated `{{template_file}}` property are now updated to the replacement `{{template}}` property. 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Cornerstone 1.8.x Theme – Release Notes

(Each Cornerstone release includes enhancements and bug fixes from earlier Cornerstone releases.)

[block:html] { "html": "<!--\nCorrect `{{template_file}}` glitches:\n Roll back https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032:\nhttps://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1049/files\n\nhttps://jira.bigcommerce.com/browse/STENCIL-2922\n ^ Fix issue of JavaScript not running on custom template pages, by changing Cornerstone to use `page_type` instead of `template_file`\\/ \nhttps://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1050\n-->\n\nThese release notes are intended for BigCommerce store owners using the Cornerstone theme on the Stencil framework. They cover:<br>\n\n<ul>\n <li><a href=\"#Enhance\">Enhancements</a></li>\n <li><a href=\"#Swat\">Bug Fixes</a></li>\n <li><a href=\"#Usage\">Using Cornerstone</a></li>\n</ul>" } [/block] ### <span id="Enhance"> Enhancements </span> <span class="wideld">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.1 release includes these new features:</span> * On stores that have not yet launched, [viewing the storefront via control-panel login](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Previewing-a-Store-Before-Launch/) no longer displays a yellow maintenance notice reading: `Your store has not launched.` Instead, we now display an administrative bar across the top of the browser window, offering store owners an unobstructed view of their storefront. (This change does not apply to existing stores temporarily [down for maintenance](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Maintenance-Mode).) (CRO-97) * The new administrative bar includes several new features for easier navigation: Clicking the BigCommerce logo returns the user to the control panel. Clicking the `Customize Theme` link opens the same storefront page in Theme Editor. Also, the store's preview code is now directly displayed at the administrative bar's right side. For details on using these features, please see the updated [Cornerstone Theme Manual](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual). * For consistent navigation, [Theme Editor](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Using-the-Stencil-Theme-Editor) now provides a similar top administrative bar. The BigCommerce logo here similarly links back to the control panel. For pre-launch stores only, the preview code appears in the same top-right location. Clicking the new `View Fullscreen` link (or the adjacent `<<` link) collapses the left navigation panel, matching the corresponding feature in the control panel. * To conserve display space, we have removed Theme Editor's bottom navigation bar and consolidated its buttons into the new top administrative bar. The display-mode buttons (for mobile, tablet, and desktop views) have the same appearance in their new top location. The `Clear Changes`, `Save Changes`, and `Apply&#160;Theme` buttons have been relabeled `Clear`, `Save`, and `Publish`. ### <span id="Swat"> Bug Fixes </span> <span class="wideld" id="182">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.2 release provides the following corrections:</span> * On category pages, product listings now automatically expand from three to four products per row when the sidebar is empty. (PR # [1018](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018); commit # [a72f7be](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018/commits/a72f7be340afd8696763a001c16fd99eca7a3887)) * We have relaxed gift certificates' format validation. This allows imported third-party gift certificates, in arbitrary formats, to be valid on BigCommerce storefronts. (STENCIL-3533; PR # [1026](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026); commit # [2cc4bde](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026/commits/2cc4bde25b0ef047ee7bc9debca3f78b5367aff5)) * In Theme Editor, a new `Product page` > `Product description tabs` check box allows store administrators to toggle on/off a tabbed display format for product descriptions and warranty information. (PR # [1030](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030); commit # [69f2fc7](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030/commits/69f2fc7b4baadb4735d3f232dccc240fc5036705)) * `Quick View` links can now be displayed over products in list view. As in grid view, these links' visibility will now toggle on/off according to the storewide control-panel setting. (PR # [1033](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033); commit # [769b9b5](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033/commits/769b9b5cc3b485b45b02f4d23ee54ea39db63d7f)) * Fixed a bug that prevented links in product review emails from properly opening a `Write a Review` form. (STENCIL-3508, STENCIL-3352; PR #[1017](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017), commit # [733a0af](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017/commits/733a0af690f105d41d7395fbfc369feb4a3aa225)) * Fixed a bug that prevented the intended CSS styling from applying to the "Down for Maintenance" page. (STENCIL-3509; PR # PR #[1016](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016), commit # [e473e11](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016/commits/e473e113123696666263d70b34db0323cdc7e95f)) * <a name="template_file_1032"></a> References to the deprecated `{{template_file}}` property are now updated to the replacement `{{template}}` property. (PR # [1032](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032); commit # [547b511](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032/commits/547b511d366c0fed046fb5c0fcfd59b30d271abf)) [block:html] { "html": "<h3> <a name=\"Usage\"></a> Using Cornerstone </h3>\n\n<ul>\n <li>Are you a merchant using our Cornerstone theme? Please see the Cornerstone Theme Manual <a href=\"https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual\">here</a>.\n </li>\n</ul>" } [/block]