How to Add/Modify Attributes
What are Attributes?
The attribute is a meta field that can be used to specify or define the features of a product. It can be used for various ways like –
- Product specification (Color/Sizes/Manufacturer etc.)
- Can be used as tags on Category landing pages (NEW/BESTSELLER etc.)
- Videos on Product images
There are two steps to create an attribute
- Attribute Group
Step 1 – Go to the left-hand side navigation bar and go to Catalog. From the drop-down select Attribute.
Step 2 – After selecting Attribute you will get a dropdown with two options – Attribute & Attribute Group.
First, select Attribute Group – this will help you to define/list all the attributes as per your brand-specific features. All the attributes related to your brand will fall under this group.
Step 3 – Click on the + icon on top right corner to add a new attribute group.
Step 4 – Add the Attribute group name and add the sort order (sort order can be kept blank) Then Click on the save icon on the top right corner.
Step 5 – Now to create an attribute click on the attribute option on the left navigation panel above the attribute group.
Step 6 – Click on the + icon on the top right corner to add a new attribute.
Step 7 – Add the attribute name, attribute group which you created previously and add the sort order (sort order can be kept blank) Then Click on the save icon on the top right corner. Follow steps 2-4 for more details
Now you can successfully use the attributes in the products or for tags and many other things.
How to edit an existing attribute or attribute group –
Search your existing attribute or attribute group in the highlighted search box and then click on the pen icon on the right side of the options.
Then follow step 4 for attribute group & step 7 for attributes
Is it possible to delete an attribute group or attribute ?
Yes, it is possible, just select the attribute or the group then click on the delete icon on the top right of the page.