How to create a new Category and Root Category in Bagisto

Updated 30 January 2024

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The category is a structure of your catalog. By creating a category customers can easily find the specific product amongst the lot on your e-commerce website. It is used for making the hierarchical arrangement of your website. Here we have listed down steps to create a new category and root category in Bagisto.

Root Category

Bagisto comes with a default root category i.e. Root but you can also create your root category. Root Category is not visible on the front end because it acts as a container to contain the categories to be displayed on the website.

Steps to Create a New Root Category in Bagisto2.0

Click on Catalog >> Categories >> Create Category as shown in the below image.

Enter the general values like name, position, and description, and add images.

Display Mode- Display mode is about which content detail is visible on the category page. There is three option

Product and Description:- When you set the display mode “Product and Description” then the product and description about the category both will be visible on the front end as shown below image.

Description:- When you set display mode “Description” then only category description will be visible on the front end

Product:- When you set the display mode “Product” the product will be visible on the front end.

So now save the category and a new category is been created by the name of Electronic Items as shown in the below image

Now check the product edit page while creating a product then you will able to see our new category right there.

Category on Front-End

By following the above steps, you can easily create a new category.

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