Page status: Up to date | Application version: From 1.3.5.2

Product description

This section include the followings:

  • Product description
  • Specifications if applicable
  • A custom tab if applicable
  • The SEO metatags for the current product

The first three areas will be displayed in FRONTEND as tabs if anything is written in them. Only the Description tab (FRONTEND) will appear no matter if has something written in its corresponding editor.
Will be display only the tab that has content and all of them are optional.
More tabs may appear on frontend fed by other data sections or settings.

All four areas are collapsible. Their names are buttons with close / open functionality.
When the area is closed, clicking the area name button will open it and vice versa when the area is open clicking the area name button will close the area. In this way you keep on your screen only the areas you need and collapse the ones you do not need to manage efficient the working space.


Text editor

The text editor is a classic HTML editor allowing you to add images or embed videos into description if needed.
It is an easy to use text editor and you can nicely format your descriptions to make them appealing to read.
When you put the mouse over an icon of the editor, it will explain you what the icon represents (what it does). The text editor will be easy to use and self-explanatory.

Under each text editor you will have a green SAVE button. The text editor is saving automatically your text from time to tame (every minute or so). To avoid losing data between default saving intervals, click the green SAVE button from the bottom of the text editor you input or alter the data. The green SAVE button will force the system to instantly save data.


Product description

The Description section will open with the description text editor. Everything you write here will appears under the Description tab in product details page (FRONTEND).
In this editor you should present the product for your customers. The description will help the users to decide buying the product, but also the search engines consider more a product with description.

After finishing to add product description, click the green SAVE button from the bottom of the text editor to save it. A message will appear for few moment under the green button, telling you that Description was saved.

If a product will have no description at all, this tab will be built by default and will contain the name of the product.

Click on Description button at the top of description area to close it and fold the page. Click it again when you want to open it.


Specifications

Click the Specifications button placed under the Description window. The Specifications window will open unveiling the Specifications editor.
What you write in this editor will appear under Specifications tab in product details page (FRONTEND).
After finishing to add product specifications, click the green SAVE button from the bottom of the text editor to save it. A message will appear for few moment under the green button, telling you that Specifications were saved.

In case no Product Specifications are necessary for current product, leave this text editor empty. In this case Product Specifications tab will not be displayed in FRONTEND to avoid customer inconvenience.

Click on Specifications button at the top of specifications area to close it and fold the page. Click it again when you want to open it.


Custom tab

There is a third text editor which you can named as per your needs. What you write in this editor will appear under a separate tab.

Click the Custom tab button placed under the Specifications window. The Custom tab window will open under.

What you write in this editor will appear under Custom tab in product details page (FRONTEND).
After finishing to edit the custom tab, click the green SAVE button from the bottom of the text editor to save it. A message will appear for few moment under the green button, telling you that Custom tab content was saved.

Click on Custom tab button at the top of custom tab area to close it and fold the page. Click it again when you want to open it.


Tab title

Apart from text editor, the Custom tab area includes a text field where you will enter the name you want to give to this custom tab.
In case this text field is empty, but the text editor of the custom tab has something written on it (or images / videos), this content will appear under a tab named More details.
If you choose to write something in Tab title field, what you write there will overwrite the More details name.


SEO

Click the SEO button placed under the Custom tab window. The SEO window will open under.

The SEO metatags are automatically completed with the product name, in case you will not want or you do not know how to touch this area. It is a small step to search engine optimization.

The meta tags are valuable for search engines because they are written in code header and give them brief information about current page (what is about this page). For user these tags are mainly invisible.


Meta title

The meta title is the title of your page.
You ca alter the auto-text filled in the text field.
Alongside the text field you have a counter of characters used in text field and instructions on how many characters are recommended for this tag.

Most of search engines use only the first 60 characters (including spaces) of Meta title.


Meta keywords

Meta keywords are SEO metadata and represents the keywords based on which the current product will be found by search engines.
You ca alter the auto-text filled in the text field.
Alongside the text field you have a counter of characters used in text field and instructions on how many characters are recommended for this tag.

Keywords can be one word or a short phrase and are comma separated.
The best practice is to focus on maximum three keywords per product.


Meta description

Meta description is SEO metadata and represents a short description of current product.
You ca alter the auto-text filled in the text field.
Alongside the text field you have a counter of characters used in text field and instructions on how many characters are recommended for this tag.

Most of search engines use only the first 160 characters (including spaces) of Meta description.


No char. box

This box will show a real time counter of the characters you input into each of the metadata. This feature is just informative to help you in keeping short, relevant meta tags.

On this page

Snapshots / images

Product listing - edit product

Product listing - edit product

The first product Edit product button drop down showing the product sections. Click on the section you need to edit.

Description area

Description area

Edit product open Description section.
Edit product sections: menu on top right

Edit Specifications and Custom tab

Edit Specifications and Custom tab - Description

Description section from edit product
The custom tab has the text field to input your tab name.

SEO area

Edit Specifications and Custom tab

The custom tab has the text field to input your tab name.

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