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Store Front

From the admin panel of CartFace, the shop owners can go to the ‘Store Front’ option and perform various functions in the back end that will offer an enhanced look to the online store.

Updating banners

  • Apart from the default banners provided in the ‘Banners’ page by CartFace the store owner can also add other banners By clicking on the ‘Add Banner’ button on the upper right-hand side of the page.
  • Browse and upload an image in the ‘Image’ field.
  • Provide the necessary description in the ‘Description’ field.
  • Click on the ‘Save’ option on the lower right-hand side of the page.

Adding Pages

  • From the admin panel go to ‘Store Front’ menu and then click on the ‘Pages’ option.
  • When the ‘All Pages’ page will open click on the ‘Add CMS Page’ button located on the upper-right side of the page.
  • Then fill up the ‘Title’, ‘Content’, ‘Meta Title’, ‘Meta Keywords’ and ‘Meta Description’ fields respectively
  • Next, click on the ‘Save’ button on the lower right side of the page to save the details provided

Build Navigation

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Generally, an e-commerce website has many pages and without a navigation bar, it is impossible for the existing and potential customers to navigate through the different pages of the website. For creating this storefront navigation the store owner needs to go to the ‘Navigation’ section from the ‘Store Front’ menu.

Default menu

There is always a default main menu in a website that does not need to be created rather it is present by default.

Adding new menu

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu of the admin panel click on the ‘Navigation’ section
  • When the ‘Navigation’ page opens click on the ‘Add Menu Group’ button
  • When the ‘Menu Group’ page opens fill up the ‘Group Name’ and ‘Group Description’ field
  • Then save the entries by clicking on the ‘Save’ button on the lower right-hand side of the page

Create drop-down menu

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu of the admin panel click on the ‘Navigation’ section
  • Then click on the ‘Manage Menu’ button of the particular Group Menu you want to work on
  • When the ‘Add Menu’ page opens to provide the name of the menu in the ‘Name’ field, select the link from the ‘Link Type’ drop down and tick on the ‘Has Parent Menu’ field and select name from the ‘Parent Menu Label’ drop down.
  • Then save the entries by clicking on the ‘Save’ button on the lower right-hand side of the page

Add external link to menu

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu of the admin panel click on the ‘Navigation’ section
  • Then click on the ‘Manage Menu’ button of the particular Group Menu you to work on
  • When the ‘Add Menu’ page opens select ‘Other’ option from the ‘Link Type’ drop down in order to add an external link to the menu, fill up the ‘Name’ field and provide the URL in the ‘Give URL’ field.
  • Then click on the ‘Save’ button on the upper right-hand side of the page.

Edit display name

  • From the ‘Navigation’ page go the ‘Group Menu’ within which you want to edit
  • Then click on the ‘Edit Menu’ icon on the right-hand side of the particular menu you want to edit
  • When the ‘Edit Menu’ page opens go to the ‘Name’ field and make the necessary changes and also select the corresponding link from the ‘Link Type’ drop down
  • Click on the ‘Update’ button on the upper right-hand side of the page and changes will be visible in the frontend of the store also.

Change the listing orders of links in a menu

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu of the admin panel click on the ‘Navigation’ section
  • When the ‘Navigation’ page opens go the Menu Group of whose listing order you want to change
  • Then drag and drop the menu of your choice to change the listing orders of links in a particular Menu Group

Deleting link from a menu

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu of the admin panel click on the ‘Navigation’ section
  • When the ‘Navigation’ page opens click on the ‘Manage Menu’ button of the respective menu you want to work on
  • Then delete the existing link from the ‘Give URL’ field
  • Then save the changes by clicking on the ‘Save’ button on the upper right-hand side of the page

Blogs

Blogs

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu in the admin panel the store owner needs to click on the ‘Blog’ option.
  • Within the ‘Blog’ option three other fields open up like ‘ Blogs’, ‘ Blog Category’ and ‘Blog Tags’.
  • If he/ she click on the ‘Blog’ category the Blog page will open and they need to click on the ‘Add Post’ button on the upper right-hand side of the page.
  • The ‘Blog Post’ page will appear and there the store owner needs to fill up the respective fields like ‘Post Title’, ‘Select category’, ‘Description’, ‘Assign Tags’ and then he/she need to go to ‘Select Image’ and then uploads an image.
  • Lastly, he/she needs to click the ‘Save’ button on the lower right hand  side of the page and save the entire thing.

Blog Category

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu in the admin panel the store owner needs to click on the ‘Blog’ section and then go to the ‘Blog Category’ field.
  • If he/she clicks on the ‘Blog Category’ page will open and from there click on the ‘Add Category’ button on the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  • Then fill up the ‘Name’, ‘Parent category’ and ‘Description fields’ and save the entire thing by clicking on the ‘Save’ button on the lower right-hand side of the page.

Blog Tags

  • From the ‘Store Front’ menu in the admin panel, the store owner needs to click on the ‘Blog’ setion and then go to the ‘Blog Tags’ page.
  • Then when the ‘Blog Tags’ page opens tick on the ‘Name’ options and then click on the ‘Add Blog Tag ‘ button on the upper right-hand side of the page.
  • When the ‘Blog Tag’ page opens  provide a ‘Tag Name’ in the ‘Name’ field and click on the ‘Save’ button to save the entry.

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