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Home Categories

Home Categories Module

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Overview

Promote or highlight the categories and/or subcategories desired in your shop.

What this product does for you

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Navigation Facilitate user navigation

  • Highlight and increase the visibility of the desired categories or subcategories in your shop.
  • Improves the navigation of your shop.
  • Optimizes SEO positioning for categories.
  • Improves the appearance of your shop.
  • Increases sales of products in the highlighted categories.
  • Help your customers find more quickly the most important categories and/or subcategories of your shop.

Features

This module allows you to show or highlight the categories on the main page or in a section visible on all the pages of your shop.

In the module configuration there are 3 tabs:

Featured categories

From this section you can manage the featured categories of your shop easily. You can see a list of the featured categories where the actions to add, modify or delete are available.

In addition, you can indicate to each category a number that represents the position as a sorting criterion. A smaller number appears first.

Configuration

From the configuration tab you can:

  • Indicate if you want to show the images of the featured categories.
  • Indicate if you want to show the name of the featured categories.
  • Indicate the maximum number of characters for the name of the featured categories.
  • Indicate if you want to show the category description.
  • Indicate the maximum number of characters for the description of the featured categories.
  • Select the type of image to be used in the block of featured categories. From the management of types of images of your store you can create other types of images for the categories and use it in this module if necessary. It is important to know how to correctly configure the settings of your store images by marking and regenerating the types of images to be used for this module.
  • Indicate the number of columns or elements per row in large, medium and small devices.
  • Select the position or hook in which the featured categories will be displayed.

In PrestaShop 1.7 there are 6 different positions available to show the featured categories:

  • Content section (above). In a default template, it is shown in the top part, fitting to the main container in all the pages of the store. Technical name: displayContentWrapperTop.
  • Main content section (above). In a default template, it is shown in the upper part, adjusting to the full width of the page in all the pages of the shop. Technical name: displayWrapperTop.
  • Bottom of the page. In a default template, it is displayed in the footer visible on all the pages of your shop. Technical name: displayFooter.
  • Section after the footer. In a default template, it is displayed just after the visible footer on all pages of your shop. Technical name: displayFooterBefore.
  • Main content section (below). In a default template, it is shown in the lower part, fitting to the main container in all the pages of the shop. Technical name: displayWrapperBottom.
  • Content of the main page. Visible only on the main page. Technical name: displayHome.

In PrestaShop 1.6 there are 4 different positions available to show the featured categories:

  • Navigation. In a default template, it is shown in the navigation section of the top part visible on all the pages of your store. Technical name: displayNav.
  • Top content. In a default template, it is shown in the upper section visible on all the pages of your store. Technical name: displayTopColumn.
  • Main page tab. In a default template, it is displayed as one more tab on the main page of your shop in the same way as new products, popular products, best sellers and special promotions. Technical name: displayHomeTabContent.
  • Content of the main page. Visible only on the main page. Technical name: displayHome.

The availability of these hooks or positions depends on their active theme. In a default template are available.

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What your customers will like

  • Customers can access categories more quickly and easily.
  • Customers see the categories in your shop in a more attractive way.
  • Customers improve the user experience and increase the browsing time in your shop.

Recommendation

This module is fully compatible with themes that have been developed with the Bootstrap 3.0+ technology. With other template types perhaps it is necessary to make some adaptation.

Support and updates

You automatically get 3 months of support for this product.

For 90 days after your purchase, you can enjoy technical and feature support, as well as access to updates available for this product.

Make sure this product runs well on your store for 12 months with Option Zen!

With Option Zen, you get access to ALL updates for the product for one year following purchase. Support from the product developer is available by email to answer all your technical and feature-related questions.

What is Option Zen?

Option Zen includes two services:

  • Unlimited after-sales support during the period covered by the option
  • Access to all updates for the product during the period

Option Zen is available at a discount when purchasing this product, but, if you miss out, you can also buy it via your customer account later. It is valid up to one year following the date of purchase of your product. The earlier you buy it, the longer you can enjoy it!

What does it include?

The following are included in Option Zen:

  • questions about using the module/theme;
  • solving technical problems related to the module/theme;
  • access to all module/theme updates.

The following services are not included in Option Zen:

  • customization and special development;
  • installing and updating the module/theme;
  • solving problems concerning third-party services, hosting, the server, or the PrestaShop software.

Testimonials

Very smart, easy to install and use

Sylvie B. - 09/10/2018

The reviews were selected by the developer of this product according to the satisfaction expressed by the customers.

Installation

First of all, click “Add new module” at modules tab on back office. You will find it in the top right. After that, select packaged file you have downloaded and click “Upload file”. Now your module appears on modules list. Click on “Install”, and “Configure” next.
 
You can also unload .zip file and upload it into your modules directory. In this way you will install and configure module from modules admin.

What's New in Version 2.2.7(11/06/2018)

  • ADD: change author
  • ADD: icons in configuration tabs
  • ADD: now you can select position or hook to display featured categories from module configuration
  • ADD: now you can indicate the number of columns to display featured catogories in small, medium and large devices

About the developer

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Benefits:

  • 3 months of free support (Learn more)
  • Developed by a Top Developer
  • Documentation included
  • Compatibility v1.5.0.0 - v1.7.5.0

  • Version 2.2.7 (11/06/2018)

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