Code is completely rewritten for jQuery.
Short description field
Added option to hide the short description field.
New HTML and CSS
Tableless design (list block is based on <ul> tag).
All images are converted to base 64 data URIs and placed into css.
File /app/code/local/Mage/Catalog/Block/Product/Promo.php is included to the package. You can display chosen category in one line using this block. Features:
- limit product count by quantity (products_count)
- possibility to set image size and column width by user
- sorting by Product ID in descending order; by default sorting is based on the default option (sort_by), which is set in the Magento backend.
Please see guide: Promo category block