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Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By : Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds
Book Image

Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By: Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds

Overview of this book

The long-awaited release of the world's most popular online solution, Magento 2, is now out with an all new interface and several enhancements. This book offers you advanced guidance on managing, optimizing, and extending your store while taking advantage of the new features of Magento 2. This is a comprehensive guide to using the all new features and interface of Magento 2 to build, extend, and design online stores. From planning your Magento installation through to advanced techniques designed to make your store as successful as possible, this book is your roadmap to managing your Magento store. Focusing on Magento's Community version, the book covers everything from creating and managing multiple stores to fine-tuning Magento for speed and performance. You’ll learn how to manage categories, products, design themes, extensions, and more.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Mastering Magento 2 Second Edition
About the Authors
About the Reviewer


Before we leave our discussion of product creation and management, we need to discuss a special panel in the Product Detail screen: Autosettings. This panel is found in the Advanced Settings submenu.

Let's go over the particular settings found on this panel. You'll find these can be valuable to your product presentation efforts.

  • Short Description: The description you enter here will be used in category listings as a brief description of your product. In many themes, this description also appears at the top of the product detail page, usually below the title.

  • Visibility: You can choose whether you want the product visible to customers within category listings (catalog), search results, or not at all. In our couch example, we might not want the individual color couches available outside of the configurable product; therefore, we would set this field to Not Visible Individually.

  • Set Product as New from Date / Set Product as New to Date: In many themes, you can present new items...