The Catalog Settings refer to your category pages and product display on the frontend.
The Catalog Settings are complementary global settings to the available design settings in Edit My Design > Category Template.
The Category Page (Category List Block) will display products in a grid only.
The Category Page (Category List Block) will display products only as a list.
Grid (default)/ List
The Category Page (Category List Block) will display products by default as a grid with the option to change it to the list mode.
List (default)/ Grid
The Category Page (Category List Block) will display products by default as a list with the option to change it to a grid.
By default it is set to display 12,16,24, or 36 products per page. You can however change it to any other amount, such as 15, 20, 30, etc.
In Edit My Design you can select in how many columns you want to display the product grid.
This is the amount of products displayed by default in the product grid. If set to 12 your customer will see by default 12 products per page unless they change it to another number.
Note: The default value needs to be an allowed value!
Refers to the best selling products
Sorts products alphabetically
Price: Low to High
Sorts products according to the lowest price
Price: High to Low
Sorts products according to the highest price
Products On Sale On Top
Puts the products on sale first
Newest on Top
Automatically adds new products on top
You can add other attributes to this list by going to your Products > Attributes and set the attribute you want to Allow Customers to Sort Products by this Attribute.
You can set it to Ascending or Descending. If you have the Sort Order By set to "Name" and "Ascending" it will sort from A to Z, whereas "Descending" will sort from Z to A.
If set to Yes it will show the Price as a filter option with the price ranges.
Upload a placeholder image that will display on category and product pages whenever a product doesn't have a Main Image assigned.
By default this is set to 3. While you can increase the number please note this can affect the speed of your store.
Updated almost 2 years ago