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Once you've created your store, the next question you may be asking yourself is, "How do I add my Products?" Well, rest assured, you're in the right place!

In this article, we will briefly cover how to add a product to your already created store, as well as How to Add Product Variants. If you still need to create your store, you may want to review this article first: How To Add An eCommerce Store (VIDEO)


Adding a Product:

To begin adding Products to your store, follow these steps:

  1. Click the Store option from the left-hand menu in your website builder's main dashboard.

  2. From the slide menu that appears, Select the "Manage Products and Orders" button.

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Once you first land in your Manage Products & Orders section, you will be prompted to add a product and set up your store.

From here, you can also:

  • Add More Products,

  • Update/Review Payment info,

  • Change Shipping Details and Publish,

  • Review Orders and Manage them. (Not visible until your first order appears)

  • Get Stats through Insights.

  • Add promo codes or discounts. (Must be activated)

  • Manage More Store Settings like Notifications, Taxes, and Legal.

 

*Pro Tip: Sample products will already be listed in your dashboard to show you how it will appear when managing your new store. To start filling out your store with products, click the “Add Products” button and add product descriptions, prices, shipping options, and product photos. Clicking an existing product will let you edit the product.

To add a new product to your store:

  1. Select Products from the Left-hand menu to see all your current products.

  2. Look for and select the circular "+" button below the products list to Add a Product.

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When adding products, you will have the ability to add/manage a bit of information, including:

  • Price: Enter your retail price here. You will have the option to include any taxes or have them charged separately.

  • Discounts: Either through a marketing promotion online, at a trade show, on social media or in person, you can show customers a discount off the retail price.

  • Shipping Available: You can offer shipping to your customers, or a local pickup only availability.

  • Manage Stock: You have the option to activate an inventory tracking system to manage your quantity of products.

  • SKU: If you have a stock keeping unit, you can enter it here.

  • Banner: Add a flag to a product to advertise something new, on sale, seasonal, or more.

Pro Tip: You can also change the order of how products appear in your store at any time by selecting the patch to the left of each product image and dragging the product up or down into the order that you wish them to appear.

Once you select the circular "+" button to Add a Product you will be taken to a new screen:

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From here, you can:

  • Select the Product Type: Physical or Digital

  • Add a name, Description, and Pricing details

  • Upload your product photo

  • Change Product Settings

  • You can also apply Variants to products to give shoppers options such as color, size, and much more.


To add Variants follow these steps first to activate the Global Variants feature:

1. To enable Global Variants, navigate to the Advanced Features from the left-hand menu.
2. Look for Global Variants and toggle the switch to activate.

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3. You should see this Global Variants option appear in the Left-Hand menu of your store.
4. Now when you select Global Variants, you will see the options for this feature.

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5. You can manage each variant from the kabob menu to the right of each option.

To add a new Variant to a product:

  1. When adding a product to the editor, look for and click Variants, next to the Settings tab at the top.

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  2. Click Add a Variant to begin.

  3. Read the text provided in the pop-up that appears.

  4. Once you're ready, click next through the text boxes provided and hit save.

Pro Tip: As you create Variants, you will see the list populate with your selections. We’ve loaded some of the most common variants already, such as color, shirt size, shoe size, and style, but you can also create your own. Using Variants will also let you keep track of your inventory, by product and variant, so that you know which colors or sizes are selling best and which ones need a promotion added to them to start selling.