Product categories help your customers navigate faster through your online store and find what they're looking for!

Note: The bellow-given instructions apply to e-stores created with Online Store and Advanced store plans 💡

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Create product categories

1. In your store manager, go to CatalogCategories and click on Add root category. This way, you'll create your main categories. These root categories can have their own subcategories.

2. In the General tab, insert the category name. You may also upload a category image and add a category description.

3. When you're ready, save the changes.

Create product subcategories

1. In your store manager, go to CatalogCategories and select a category for which you want to create subcategories.

2. Click on Add Subcategory and in the General tab insert the subcategory name. You may also upload a subcategory image and add a subcategory description.

3. When you're ready, save the changes.

Assign products to categories

There are two ways to assign your goods to particular categories: via category settings and via product settings.

Via category settings

1. In your store manager, click on Catalog and then Categories.

2. Select the category you want to assign a product to, or click on the Add root category to create a new one.

3. Open the Category products tab and click on Assign products to category.

4. Checkmark the products from the list and click Add products to assign many items at once. Or, use the Plus icon to add one product at a time.

Via product settings

1. In your store manager, click on Catalog and then Products.

2. Open the product you want to assign to a category or a subcategory.

3. In the general product information, scroll down to find the Assign categories to this product option and click on it.

4. Select a category to which you want to assign the product and save your changes at the top of the page.

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