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The categoryA set of products that share particular characteristics or attributes. structure of your catalog is represented as an upside-down tree, with the root at the top. Each section of the tree can be expanded and collapsed. Any disabled or hidden categories are grayed out. Categories can be dragged and dropped to other locations in the tree, and each category has an ID number in parentheses after the category name at the top of the page.
|1.||On the AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed. sidebarThe right or left column of a two-column page layout., tap Products. Then under Inventory, choose Categories.|
|2.||In the category tree, tap the parent category of the new category. The parent is one level above the new category.|
If you’re starting from the beginning without any data, there might be only two categories in the list: “Default Category,” which is the root, and an “Example Category.”
|3.||Tap Add Subcategory .|
|1.||On the General Information tab, do the following:|
|a.||(Required) Enter the Name of the category.|
|b.||(Required) To enable the category, set Is Active to “Yes.”|
|c.||You can enter a URLUniform Resource Locator: The unique address of a page on the internet. Key for the category, or let the system automatically create one that is based on the category name.|
|2.||In the Description box, enter a paragraph or two of descriptive text for the category landing pageA page on your site where a visitor arrives after clicking a link or advertisement..|
|3.||To display an Image at the top of the category landing page, tap Choose File , and choose the image to upload.|
|4.||Complete the following category meta data:|
- Page Title
- Meta Keywords
- Meta Description
|5.||(Required) To include the category in the main menu, set Include in Navigation Menu to “Yes.”|
|6.||Tap Save Category .|
You can configure the category landing page to display both a static blockA fixed content block that can be displayed on various content pages in a store. and product list, or one or the other. A static block can provide additional information, including text, images, and even embedded video.
|1.||On the Display Settings tab, do the following:|
|a.||Set Display Mode to one of the following:|
- Products Only
- Static Block Only
- Static Block and Products
|b.||If applicable, set CMSContent Management System: A software system that is used to create, edit, and maintain content on a website. Block to the static block that you want to appear on the category page.|
|c.||If you want this category page to display the “Filter by Attribute” section of layered navigationThe primary group of web page links that a customer uses to navigate around the website; the navigation links to the most important categories or pages on an online store., set Is Anchor to “Yes.”|
|d.||Clear the checkbox under Default Product Listing Sort By. Then select one of the available values to sort the list. By default, all available attributes are listed. The default values typically include:|
- Best Value
|2.||When complete, tap Save Category .|
|3.||On the Category Products tab, tap Add Products.|
|4.||On the Search All Products tab, do the following:|
|a.||Use the grid controls as needed to sort, filter, or paginate the list.|
|b.||Use one of the following methods to choose the products that you want to add to the category:|
|1.||Prepare a list of the SKUs that you want to add to the category.|
|2.||Open the category in edit mode. Then, choose the Add Product by SKUStock Keeping Unit: A number or code assigned to a product to identify the product, options, price, and manufacturer. tab.|
|3.||In the box, enter each SKU that you want to add on a separate line.|
|4.||Wait until the SKUs have been added. Then, tap Save and Close.|
The products now appear in the category product grid.
|5.||When prompted click the message at the top of the workspace, and update any invalid indexers.|
The “ON” position. indicates that the product is assigned to the category.
The “OFF” position indicates that the product is not assigned to the category.
The filter control at the top of the first column determines the type of search, and can be set to list any record, or only those that are either assigned or not assigned to the category. The checkbox in the first column identifies products to be added to the category. Options: Yes / No / Any
The filter controls at the top of each attributeA characteristic or property of a product; anything that describes a product. Examples of product attributes include color, size, weight, and price. column can be used to enter specific values you want to either include or omit from the list, depending on the Select All setting.
Clears all search filters.
Searches the catalog based on the filter criteria, and displays the result.