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Adding Categories

  1. From the Neto dashboard, navigate to Products > Categories.

  2. Click the Add New button from the top right hand side.

  3. Enter a Name for your Category and select a Parent Content for the category you are adding.

    The parent category will determine which category your new category will fall under (its hierarchy).

    If you want the category you are adding to be a top level category, do not select a parent.

  4. Optionally, add a Category Description and press Continue button.

  5. You can now optionally add a Short Description and a category Image.

  6. Once complete, click Save.

  7. After you have added a Product Category, it will appear in your list of categories to add products to on the product level. On the product level, navigate to the Categorisation tab and add your newly created category.

    Make sure you press the Add to category button after you’ve selected your category before saving otherwise it will not work.

Adding Product Category Images

  1. If you have a page on your website that displays your product categories (eg., then you may wish to add an image to display for each category thumbnail. To do this, simply go to the Product Category page in the dashboard and scroll down to Images section.

  2. Click on Choose File or Browse. A popup window will open for you to browse your computer to find an appropriate image file. Once you have located the image, press Open. If the image is not in the JPEG format, select JPEG (*.jpg) next to Convert to.

  3. Data Import Method - Categories

    You can upload Product Categories in bulk to the system using import wizard.

    What is a CSV File?

    A CSV is a comma separated values file, which allows data to be saved in a table structured format. CSVs look like a garden-variety spreadsheet but with a .csv extension (Traditionally they take the form of a text file containing information separated
    by commas, hence the name).

    Follow our guide on importing product categories for full instructions.

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Last Modified: 28/09/2017 Neto Version: 6.6