Oftentimes store owners want to emphasize some products they offer online and make them closer to web visitors. Zen Cart featured products allow you to display most important items to your clients, be it best-selling or high-quality items. This feature vastly increases the exposure of products and encourages visitors to make a purchase.
Store Manager for Zen Cart gives you the possibility to manage featured products in a worthwhile manner. Specially highlighted goods will attract customers’ attention and, most likely, will be bought. Store Manager incorporates Featured Product section, where all the operations over featured items are being accomplished. Note, this functionality will be accessible if you have Featured Products contribution installed.
As you have noticed, product toolbar contains all the operations possible over featured Zen Cart products. For your convenience, basic operations are also listed in the context menu.
To add an item to the list of featured products, press appropriate button either on toolbar or in the context menu. Product search form appears. Via this form you can easily choose those items from products list, that should be pointed as featured. You need to specify conditions - text to look for and relevancy value and search options. Results section below demonstrates search outcomes - list of products, matching your request. Select products you need and they will be automatically added as featured.
To refresh featured products list use corresponding button on the toolbar. It is necessary when connection has been changed or you need latest data to be displayed.
To remove goods from the list of Zen Cart featured products select necessary elements and press Delete button on the toolbar. Products indicated will be deleted from the list, although not from database.
Note, products will be shown as featured only in case Featured Status box is checked. Use corresponding Check Selection/Uncheck Selection options to indicate products as featured or non-featured. It is possible to set date, a product won’t be displayed as featured at the front-end in Expires Date field. On condition that Featured Status box is unchecked, expiration date does not matter, since product is not marked as featured.
In the event that featured products list is huge and you need to uncover some items, product filter by column headings will be of use. In case numeric values are specified in the field, rows will be sequenced alphabetically (product name, manufacturer); on condition that rows contain numeric values, they will be sorted in ascending or descending order (price, date status change, date added, etc). It’s possible to find an item, indicating specific value or create custom filter, designating conditions you need.
Zen Cart featured products is an apt way to highlight products that will attract customers and increase your revenue. Store Manager for Zen Cart ensures smooth and convenient product management, thanks to functionality it comprises. Find details on other Store Manager functional capabilities - http://zencart-manager.com