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Version: 2.11

Collections

Introduction#

Collections are a great way to increase sales and give your customers better experiences. Group products together to take advantage of seasonal events or link products that are regularly bought in pairs or groups.

Unlike the categories, creating collections is not required.

Featured collection#

  • Collections can be easily published and unpublished by clicking on the switch in the Visibility card when viewing a specific collection
  • Featuring a collection will make it appear on the front page of your website
  • You can only feature one collection at a time. Turning the Feature on Homepage option on for one collection will automatically turn it off for all others

How to#

How to create and edit a collection#

You can add and edit collections in the same way as categories, with a cover photo and SEO content tailored to your collection.

To delete individual products, click on the trash can icon next to the product and confirm removal from the collection.

How to add products to existing collection#

Once you have created a collection, you can easily add more products by choosing the Assign Products option from the collection overview and selecting products from the list. To find other products, type the name, attribute or product type into the search bar and the list will automatically refresh.

Assign product to collection

How to delete a collection#

There are two ways to delete a collection:

  • Click the checkbox next to the collection name on the main list. Options to Publish, Unpublish, and Delete will appear above the list
  • Click on the collection name and enter the detailed information, then use the red Delete button in the footer
note

Removing a collection will not delete all products from the site; it only disables the grouping of selected products and deletes information about the collection.

How to manage metadata in the collection setup page#

You can add private and public metadata for each collection in the collection setup page. Use the button Add Field to add a new metadata field.

To learn more about object metadata, see the Developer's Guide.