How to start using CVI blocks
CVI is an abbreviation for Content Visual Identity which means the new design system. All new designed blocks are called CVI blocks, and to see them on a page they need to be specially enabled in the page settings.
To start using CVI blocks we need to create a Standard (Heroless) page or Brand (Heroless) page and in it's Settings tab check the box Enable CVI.
CVI blocks can be added in CVI content tab. Content in it replaces the things in the next tab (Information tab) once the CVI checkbox is enabled.
In CVI tab we have a Header area which allows to have only following blocks for now: Hero Block, Page Title Block and Ribbon Menu. All other CVI blocks can be added to Content area.
Useful tip: the page can be verified in CVI design without enabling a checkbox in Settings.
Every page that has a support in new design has a hidden possibility to be opened in a New and Old design by adding a corresponding querystring parameter: