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OpenCart 1.4 Beginner's Guide by Murat Yilmaz

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Chapter 2. Categories, Products, and Options

An optimized organization of an online store mostly depends on the defined categories and subcategories. There are several ways to organize an online store. Before starting adding products, we should carefully plan how our store will be browsed by visitors using the categories and subcategories.

In this chapter we shall learn:

  • The terms category, product, and option.
  • Different possible scenarios when organizing a sample online shoe store
  • Deleting pre-populated store data
  • Adding categories and subcategories
  • Adding manufacturers (brands)
  • Adding a simple product with basic data
  • Extending the product with feature options
  • Adding extra images for a product

Category, product, and option

Before starting to add data for ...

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