How to add products to your store in PrestaShop

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How to add products to your store in PrestaShop

This tutorial will show you how to add a product in PrestaShop.

1) Go to Catalog.

2) Scroll down to products.

3) Click Add a new product.

4) Enter the product Name.

5) Type the UPC here.

6) Choose the Manufacturer and Supplier from these dropdowns.

7) Enter the product dimensions in width, height, and depth.

8) Enter the product’s Weight.

9) Enter the product’s retail price before tax.

10) Choose the Tax Rule that should be used.

11) Set the Initial Stock.

12) Enter the Additional Shipping Cost here.

13) Set the default category or select the boxes next to all the catgories where this product belongs.

14) Enter a Short Description that will appear in search results.

15) Type the product’s full description.

16) Enter Tags separated by commas.

17) Click Save to save the product and return to the main page or Save and Stay to remain on this page.

18) Scroll back up to the top of the page.

19) Click the Image tab.

This is where you can upload images for your product.

20) Click Browse.

21) Select your image and click Open.

22) Type a short description for the caption.

23) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to add a product in PrestaShop.

How to add product categories to your store in PrestaShop

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How to add product categories to your store in PrestaShop

Categories can be used to group similar products together making it easier for customers to find them.

1) To create a category, go to Catalog.

2) Click Add a new subcategory.

3) Enter a name for the category.

4) Optionally select a Parent Category.

5) Type the Description here.

6) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to add product categories in PrestaShop.

How to setup product attributes in PrestaShop

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How to setup product attributes in PrestaShop

Attributes are used to describe the features of a product and help your customers easily find what they want.

1) First, add an attribute group by going to Catalog.

2) Then click Attributes and Groups.

3) Click Add attributes group.

4) Type a Name for this group.

5) Type the Public Name which is what your customers will see.

6) Click Save.

Now let’s create a new attribute for the group.

7) Click Add attribute.

8) Type the attribute’s Name.

9) For the Attribute Group, select the new group we created.

10) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to add attributes and attribute groups in PrestaShop.

How to create tags in PrestaShop

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How to create tags in PrestaShop

Using descriptive tags will help your customers quickly and easily find what they want.

1) To create tags, go to Catalog.

2) Then click Tags.

3) Click Add New.

4) Enter a Name for the tag.

5) Choose the Language.

6) Hold down the Control key and click on the products to which this tag applies.

7) Click Add.

8) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to create and use tags in PrestaShop.

How to configure payment methods in PrestaShop

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How to configure payment methods in PrestaShop

PrestaShop allows you to accept many different payment methods. Let’s see how to setup PayPal.

1) Go to Modules.

2) Scroll down until you find Payments and Gateways.

3) Click to expand the list.

4) Click Install next to PayPal.

5) After the module has installed, click Configure.

These options may vary for each payment method you decide to setup.

6) Click the Settings tab.

7) Enter the e-mail address associated with your Paypal account.

8) Click Save Settings.

That’s it! Now you know how to setup a payment method in PrestaShop.