Menu

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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