StoreHippo allows the admin to specify the position at which their products will be displayed in the respective category, collection, brand and search result. The sort order functionality simply allows the user to set the sequence of the product(s). You can manage the sorting of products in the individual category, collection or brand.
For example, in one category, you want the products to be displayed in newest to the oldest sequence whereas, in the other category, you want to set the sort order manually.
Default Sort Order
You can select different sort order in different categories. You can also follow the same steps for selecting the sort order in a collection or brand.
Please follow thebelow-mentionedsteps to set the default order of the products:
Go to theCategory/Brand/Collection inStoreHippo Admin Panelin which you want to change the order of product listing.
Edit/Add a new category. Find DefaultSort Orderfield.
In the default sort order drop-down, many default orders to sort the products are defined. Choose the suitable default order from the drop-down. The 7 ways in which you can perform the sorting of the products:
By price: Lowest to Highest
By price: Highest to Lowest
By date: Oldest to Newest
By date: Newest to Oldest
Manual Sort Order
You can also manually define the sort order of the products so that you can have more control over how products are sorted on the storefront. If you want to define the order of products manually, then choose Manuallyfrom the Default Sort Order drop-down.
Now, go to theProducts >Productssection in StoreHippo Admin Panel.
Edit/add a new product, scroll down and mention the SORT ORDER of that product in the product listing.
Note: You can update the sorting of products through CSV, to update the sorting first edit the respective categories and set the"Default sort order"to"Manually". Now export the productsfile, and mention the sort order of the respective products under the sort order column.