eRes Customizations

The following article reviews what is able to be customized on the eRes Booking Engine. Please note, charges apply for eRes Customizations.

Overall eRes Changes

Can do:

  • Background colors
  • Adding in background images
  • Text colors / font changes / font styles
  • Google fonts
  • Button styles
  • Adding text/images/links to header and footer area (the area above/below the basic template)

Cannot do:

  • Using fonts that are not Google Fonts
  • Changing element positions (ex: moving the navigation bar to the bottom of the page or moving the “# of nights” drop-down above the “check in” drop-down)
  • Adding in hyperlinks (unless it is in the header/footer)
  • Adding in new functionality such as forms, drop-downs, or buttons (ex: adding a
  • “Teenagers” drop-down between the adults and children buttons on the search page)

Search Page Changes

1) Can do:

  • Modify/Cancel, Groups, and Travel Agent links can be hidden
  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Remove underline

Cannot do:

  • Change text
  • Change placement of links on page (ex: move links below book online search bar)

2) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Background color change

Cannot do:

  • Change text

3) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Text change (no character limit but can’t add in more than 1 line break/paragraph break)  

4) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Text change for labels (16 character limit to fit on one line)
  • Add in text under label
  • Remove the children drop-down
  • Cannot do:
  • Cannot change text/numbers within drop-down buttons

5) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Remove coupon, group, or promo code link

Cannot do:

  • Change text
  • Have coupon field active/open upon page load

6) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Background color change
  • Background image change
  • Round or square border
  • Background shadow
  • All caps text
  • Cannot do:
  • Change text

7) Can do:

  • Change the border color
  • Remove the box-shadow
  • Images should be in a 400 by 300 ratio

Cannot do:

  • Vertical images

Rates Page Changes

1) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Text change (no character limit but can’t add in more than 1 line break/paragraph break)

2) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Hide coupon, group, promo codes
  • Add text to labels (13 – 16 character limit to fit on one line)

Cannot do:

  • Change text within drop-down buttons

3) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Background color change

Cannot do:

  • Text change

4) Can do:

  • Button style changes for “show details” button
  • Change background color of transparent bar behind button
  • Change background color of text field
  • Change the room types’ heading font, color, and style

Cannot do:

  • Text change
Rates Page – Unavailability Changes

1) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Remove box-shadow
  • Remove bullet points
  • Change the text in the bullet points (but cannot add in new bullet points)
  • Add text after “Please contact the hotel directly to confirm availability.”
Guests Page Changes

1) Can do:

  • Font / color change
  • Bold / italic change
  • Add text before/after “Fill out your contact and credit card information below”
  • Hide certain text fields
  • Add text after labels for Contact Details, Credit Card Details, and Additional Comments

Cannot do:

  • Add in new form fields or buttons

2) Can do:

  • Remove Login Options section
Done Page Changes

1) Can do:

  • Hide print confirmation button

2) Can do:

  • Hide facebook button
  • Hide twitter button
  • Change font size of quote text
  • Hide entire “Share your reservation” section

Cannot do:

  • Change button styles of facebook/twitter buttons
  • Change quote text

The header is content that sits above the eRes template on all pages except for Modify/Cancel.

The footer is content that sits below the eRes template on all pages except for Modify/Cancel.

It is fairly customizable as JavaScript and html code can directly be placed into this area.

Can do:

  • Add in banner images
  • Add in logos
  • Add in navigation links
  • Add in phone number and address
  • Add in custom text

Cannot do:

  • Drop-down menus
  • Video content
  • Vertical menus