- 27 Oct 2022
- 3 Minutes to read
Adding and Editing Categories
- Updated on 27 Oct 2022
- 3 Minutes to read
Arranging products by category allows for easier searching and helps you create more effective layouts.
To create a product Category, click on the Categories tab under Products in your Helcim account.
To add a new Category, click on the Add Category button in the top right-hand corner of your screen.Category Overview
To create a new Category, enter the Category Name and select the applicable Availability options. The Availability options can be modified at any time as you manage your different sales channels.
To help your customers find products and make buying decisions, include an optional Category Description in the section below.
The SEO Information for Product Categories is optional, you can use the text boxes to enter the SEO URL, SEO Description, and SEO Tags.
Saving New Categories
To save the newly created or modified Category, click on the Save button in the top right of the window.
About Sub Categories
If you have already created categories for your Helcim account, you can create Product Add-Ons by clicking on Products and Categories then select the Category that you would like to create Product Add-Ons for.
Once you have selected the Category you want to edit you will see the additional Category menu options on the left-hand side of your screen. Select Add-Ons from this menu.
You can now enter details for your Product Add-Ons. Click on More Add-Ons to continue adding more options.
Name: Use the text box to enter the name of the Add On.
Default Price: If there is an additional charge for the Add On, enter it here.
Once you have entered all of the different Add On options you want, click on Save to apply your changes. You will now be able to edit these options for each product assigned to this category.
Products Under Categories
Advanced Category Options
You can sort your Product Categories according to your preferences to make it easier for customers to review your items while visiting your Online Store. You can only reorder categories, not subcategories.
Deleting a Category
Click the Trash Can icon next to the Category you wish to delete from the Category listings.