The Commerce/Products section will help you with updating all product and category related items.This includes managing products, pricing, managing categories, attributes, product images, etc.
The Transaction/Orders section will help you with managing all order related information. This includes managing orders, setting up promo codes, updating order confirmation emails, running reports, etc.
The Content section will help you update all static content within the site including homepage graphics.
The Site & Users section will help you with managing users within your site as well as showing you how to access to the files that make up your site.
The Contact Forms section will help you with updating any custom form created for your site as well as viewing data from those froms and creating new forms.
The Security section will help you with approving new users to access the site as well as resetting user passwords and adding/assigning users to a Super User.
Search Engine Optimazation (SEO) helps search engines better understand your site and return relevant pages from your site when users search for it.
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The General Info > Group Config tab allows you to specify which public groups can view a product. If no public groups are configured for a product, it will not be visible on the website.
The Media > Product Images tab allows you specify cart, thumbnail, main, large and alt product images. If you have alt views, you will need to select each image individually by clicking “Browse…” button under each image definition. sample
Steps for assigning product images:
Please Note: When you are updating product images, you may occasionally see the image you are replacing after you click the Save Product Images button. This is because your browser has cached those images. If you click on a different product editing tab and return to the Media tab, the updated images will be reflected.
Please note: You can only have ONE price break connected to each product. The price break amount you are entering for price breaks that are dollar amounts is the discount the product should get from the base price to get to the price for this group. Example: Your base price is $24 and the price for the group you are doing a price break for is $13, the price break amount should be $11 and not $13.
Please note: The price break amount you are entering for price breaks that are dollar amounts is the discount the product should get from the base price to get to the price for this group. Example: Your base price is $24 and the price for the group you are doing a price break for is $13, the price break amount should be $11 and not $13.
Attributes allow to you add variations such as size, color, etc. for products. To create a new attribute, please follow the instructions below:
Commerce Manager > Products and Categories
To view your categories, you must first expand the categories menu. To expand the menu, click on the plus [+] next to the shop name on left side of the screen. Click on the plus [+] next to any category name to expand and view existing sub-categories. Click on a category name to view the category details. sample
The category details on the right provide buttons for creating a sub-category, renaming, or deleting selected category. You can also specify search engine optimization (SEO Configuration), associate products, sort sub-categories, and specify a category image (Set Image Definitions).
The group config tab allows you to specify which public groups can view a product. If no public groups are configured for a product, it will not be visible on the website.
This section of the admin allows you to import items into your site. To import items to your site do the following:
Remember these guidelines:
This section of the admin allows you to export all of the current data for all of your items on the site. To export the data to your computer do the following:
Page properties holds Page Name, SEO Page Title, SEO Keywords, SEO Description, access to inserting code to the head section of the page, page viewing permission and redirect options. When working on this section, please do not delete any references already there that mentnion #include file as that will break the page.
To access the file directory, go to Site Manager > File Manager. This will take you to the main screen with all or your folders. sample
The main folders you will be using are below:
To access the file directory, go to Site Manager > File Manager. This will take you to the main screen with all or your folders. The main folders you will be using are below:
Before you can add a form to a page you first need to create the form. The steps to do this are found above. Once you have the form, follow the steps below to add that form to the desired page.
If your site is responsive, you will also need to go into Content Manager > Site Settings. In the Global Settings tab for your site you will find a section for "Pages with Custom Forms." While holding the shift key on your keyboard, find the page that you just added your new custom form to and select it. Make sure that none of the selections already there are cleared and click the Save button at the bottom.
Search Engine Optimazation (SEO) is an integral piece that should be focused on to have your site better indexed by search engines and in turn have it displayed in the search results when your customers are searching for your products. Give your site's SEO an upgrade by following the SEO success steps below:
Don't forget to take advantage of free tools such as Google Analytics and Google Search Console to see where your site currently stands and to track improvements. There are also many paid services that can aid in the steps above, such as SEMRush.
Once you have done your reaserch, click on the sections below to see information on how to edit SEO information for the appropriate section you are working on.
Product SEO can also be editied using the Product Import. If you would like more information about importing SEO for products, click here.