Product attributes can be used to define distinctive characteristics of a product, such as color, size, etc. Depending on the type of your product you can add various attributes to it that help in defining all the specifications of the given product. For example, if we have a shirt as a product, we can define its attributes as; size, color, material etc.
Product attributes can be visible on the Category as well as the Product page.
Go to Products >Products section in StoreHippo Admin Panel. You can find product attributes in the Miscellaneous section while adding/editing products.
Adding Product attribute
Click onAdd Attributeto add a new product attribute. The following window appears with the fields described below:
Enter the name of the attribute. An attribute can be anything like Color, Size, No. of cups, Care instructions, Wash instructions etc.
Enter the value with respect to the name of attributes. For example, "red" forColorattribute, "XL" for Size attribute etc.
Keep the value of group either as blank or "default".
Displaying Product attributes on Categorypage
When you add the attributes to a product, it is displayed as sidebar filters on the Category page. To add more attributes on the category page, add the product attributes of the same name in theMiscellaneoussection.
The product attributes on Category page will appear as shown below:
Displaying Product attributes onProductpage
Attributes can also be shown on the product page as specification table. To manage it, follow the steps mentioned below: