How to add and edit polls in Magento Commerce

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How to add and edit polls in Magento Commerce

This tutorial will show you how to add and edit polls in Magento Commerce, and assumes you’re already logged in to Magento

1) Go to CMS… then Poll Manager

This is where you can see all the polls you have created

2) You can edit a poll by clicking on it

On this page, you can edit the question and the poll’s status

3) Go to Poll Answers

This is where you can edit the poll answers

4) Click this button to add a new answer

5) Enter an answer title

6) Click Save Poll

The poll was successfully saved

7) To add a poll, scroll right

8) Click Add New Poll

9) Enter the poll question

10) Choose the poll status

11) Go to Poll Answers

12) Click Add New Answer

13) Enter an answer

14) Click to add another answer

15) Type in another answer

16) Add a third answer

17) Continue in this fashion until you have the amount of desired answers

18) Click Save Poll when you are done

The new poll has been saved

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to add and edit polls in Magento Commerce

How to add products to your store in Magento Commerce

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How to add products to your store in Magento Commerce

This tutorial will show you how to add a product in Magento Commerce, and assumes you’re already logged in to Magento

1) Go to Catalog… then Manage Products

2) Select Add Product

3) Choose the attribute set

4) Choose the product type

5) Click the Continue button

6) Enter a name for your new product

7) Enter a description

8) Enter a short description

9) Type in the SKU

10) Enter the product’s weight

11) Choose the status

12) Select the product’s visibility

13) Choose whether to allow gift messages for this product

14) Go to Prices

15) Enter the price for the product

16) Select the tax class

You have now entered all the required information for a new product

17) Go to Meta Information

This is where you can enter a meta title, keywords, and a description

18) Go to Images

Here, you can upload images for your new product or browse the uploaded files

19) Go to Design

This page allows you to choose a different design to use with this product and set the active dates

20) Now, go to Inventory

The quantity is set to 0 by default. You can type in a new number to use

21) Go to Categories

This page allows you to see which categories this product belongs to

22) Go to Custom Options

This is where you can create more custom options for your product

23) Click Save when you are done

The product was successfully saved! You can view all your products here as well as some of the details about them

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to add a product in Magento Commerce

How to setup special promotions in Magento Commerce

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How to setup special promotions in Magento Commerce

This tutorial will show you how to manage special promotions in Magento Commerce, and assumes you’re already logged in to Magento

1) To add a catalog promotion, go to Promotions… and select Catalog Price Rules

This page will show you all of the catalog price rules that have been added

2) To add a new rule, click this button

3) Enter a name for the new rule

4) Choose whether the status of the promotion is active or inactive

5) Hold down the control key and click to select the customer groups that this promotion will apply to

6) You can choose the start and end date of the promotion from the pop-up calendar

7) Click Conditions

8) Click the plus sign to add a condition

9) Choose a condition to add

10) Click the dots to finish the condition

11) Click to search for the product’s SKU

12) Select the correct product

13) Click the checkmark to apply the changes

14) Go to Actions

15) Select what the rule should be applied to

16) Enter the discount amount

17) Click Save Rule

The rule has been saved but not applied

18) Click Apply Rules

The rule has now been applied

19) To add a shopping cart promotion, go to Promotions… and select Shopping Cart Price Rules

This page will show all the shopping cart promotions that have been created

20) To add a new rule, click this button

21) Enter a name for the rule

22) Choose whether the promotion status is active or inactive

23) Hold down the control key and click to select the customer groups this promotion will apply to

24) You can select the start and end dates for this promotion

25) Click Conditions

26) Click the plus sign to add a condition

27) Select a condition from the list

28) Click the dots to complete the condition

29) Type in a value

30) Go to Actions

31) Select what the new rule will apply to

32) Enter the discount amount

33) Click Save Rule

The new rule has been saved and applied

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to setup special promotions in Magento Commerce

How to view reports in Magento Commerce

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How to view reports in Magento Commerce

This tutorial will show you how to view reports in Magento Commerce, and assumes you’re already logged in to Magento

1) Go to Reports… then Sales

2) Click Sales Report

3) All sales reports will show up here

You can choose to view reports about sales, taxes, shipping, totals and coupons

4) Go to Reports… then Shopping Cart

5) Click Abandoned Carts

Here, you can view which products are in customers’ carts and abandoned carts

All products that are in a cart which has been abandoned will show up here

6) Go to Reports… then Products

These reports will show products that are bestsellers, most viewed, and any low stock

7) Go to Most Viewed

This list shows the most viewed products

8) Go to Reports… then Customers…

9) …and click New Accounts

Any customers who have registered recently will show up here

10) Go to Reports… then Reviews

11) Click Product Reviews

You can see which customers have written reviews and which products have been reviewed

Information about all product reviews will show up below

12) Go to Reports… then Tags

13) Select Popular

Here, you can see which product tags are popular

14) Go to Reports… and click Search Terms

Information about the search terms customers have used will show up here

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to view reports in Magento Commerce

How to manage product reviews and ratings in Magento Commerce

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How to manage product reviews and ratings in Magento Commerce

This tutorial will show you how to manage product reviews and ratings in Magento Commerce, and assumes you’re already logged in to Magento

1) To manage product ratings, go to Catalog…

2) …then Reviews and Ratings… and click Manage Ratings

This is where you can view all of the ratings for products

3) To add a new rating, click this button

4) Enter a title for the new rating

5) Select where you want the rating to be visible

6) Click Save Rating

The rating has been saved

7) To manage customer reviews, go to Catalog…

8) …then Reviews and Ratings…

9) …Customer Reviews… and select Pending Reviews

When a customer writes a review for a product, it will show up below until you approve it

10) Click on the review to see more information

This page will show you the name of the product reviewed, who reviewed it, information about the rating, and details about the review

11) Approve a review by selecting the option from the menu

12) Click Save Review

The review has been saved and will now show up on the product page

13) To view all customer reviews, go to Catalog…

14) …Reviews and Ratings…

15) …Customer Reviews… and select All Reviews

This page will show all customer reviews regardless of their status

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to manage ratings and reviews in Magento Commerce