Create Categories and Assign Products

Categories help you and your customers find products more easily and efficiently!

Click on My Store tab on the navigation pane. Then click the ALL PRODUCTS tab.

baseline-create_new_folder-24px Create a New Category

NOTE:  Categories appear in the order in which you added them. Newest categories are on the right. It's best to know all the categories and the order in which you'd like them to appear before you start entering them. You can have up to 25 categories.

  1. Click 'Add Category' button

  2. Enter the category name in the pop-up window and click the 'Save' button

  3. It will appear in the category bar above your product list. You can edit the category name by clicking on the pencil icon next to the category name 

Edit a Category

1. Click the pencil icon to the right of the product

2. Edit Category name and click 'Save' 

Delete a Category

1. Click the pencil icon to the right of the product

2. Click "Delete"

baseline-folder-24px Assign a Product to a Category

Option One: Bulk Assign Products 

  1. Click the products you want to assign, check the box to the left of the product
  2. Click 'Assign to Category' button
  3. Select the category from the drop-down menu in the pop-up window & click the 'Assign' button

Note: Make sure to deselect products once assigned to category so their location is not overwritten when you add your next category

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... then that! 

Option Two: Individually Assign Product

You can assign or reassign a products to an existing category while you are editing or creating a new product.

  1. Click Edit next to the product you want to assign (or when you are building a new product) 
  2. Click the 'x' in the category field, if already assigned to a category
  3. Type in category you wish to assign product to and select it from the dropdown menu
  4. Click the 'Save' button

Navigating Categories From Customer View 

Customers can navigate between categories by clicking the following buttons on the online storefront to bring up the list of products assigned to each.  

 

24px-2 Click here to proceed to your next step, setting up a catalog schedule.