The Catalog module is how you will manage your products for your site. This module comes with many useful and robust features for management and organization, such as Categorization for Products, Manufacturers for Products, etc. This module will also allow you to keep track of your current stock and any orders placed on your site.
The Categories Members page will present a list of all categories for you website. The ordering of the categories is customizable and can be changed at any time. There are also actions for each row of a Category to allow you to perform such tasks as activating/deactivating the category, viewing products within the category, editing settings for the category and deleting the category.
The following columns are available on the Categories/Products page:
Add New Category
This button will create a new Category. For more information, see Creating/Editing Categories.
This button will allow you to search through your Categories. You can search by All, Featured Only or New Only.
Edit Category Settings
Choose store to be associated with this category (You can create Stores in Manage Catalog-> Stores)
Inherit Parent Store
Inherit associated store from parent category
Make this category a sub-category of another
Set whether this category is available for use
Name of Category
Text that appears in the tab on your browser
This is the text that will appear as the main heading of the page
Amount to adjust prices. You may set this as an Amount, in a Percentage
Inherit Product Images as Category Box Image
Sets whether product images are inherited from parent category
This is the area you will create or edit the description for this category
Select files button and navigating your file system to the image you want to upload, or by dragging and dropping the image on the gray box area.
Here you can upload one or more images by either clicking the Select files button and navigating through your computer's file system and selecting the image you wish to upload, or by dragging and dropping the image on the gray box.
Once and image is uploaded you can Deactivate, Display as Box Image, Display as Banner or Delete it.
Sets the URL for the category. This setting is usually configured by developers.
This section contains information seen by search engines such as Google or Bing.
An alternate description for this category
Allows you to set a Font Awesome Icon for this Category
Is Inherited Store
The following columns are available on the Manufacturers/Products page:
Create New Manufacturer
Customer Last Name
Customer First Name