Manage Content Manager in AbanteCart

AbanteCart is an open-source eCommerce store management system. It is a popular piece of software because it provides almost every feature you will ever need in your eCommerce store. It also allows you to set up payment gateways, set up shipping extensions and much more. In this tutorial, we will see how to manage content using Content Manager in AbanteCart.

If you are a WordPress user, think of this part of AbanteCart as the Pages section in WordPress. Basically, using a content manager in AbanteCart, you can create and manage pages in your store. In AbanteCart, the content manager is used to create different policy pages like Refund Policy, Privacy Policy and much more. So, let’s get started with the actual tutorial.

Manage Content Manager in AbanteCart

First of all, log in to your AbanteCart admin panel. Now, Look for a Design option in the left sidebar of the AbanteCart admin panel. Click on the Design option to see a sub-menu. To make this process easier to understand, refer to the screenshots attached with the each step.

Content Manager

From the sub-menu, click on the Content option to open the content manager in your AbanteCart administration panel.

Content Manager

On this page, you will see a list of pages available in your store. In the following screenshot, you can see the list of pages available in the example AbanteCart store. To create a new page/content, click on the “+” button given at the top-left corner of the table. See the following screenshot for more clarity.

Content Manager

Now, it will redirect you to a form that you can use to create a new page/content in AbanteCart. Enter all the required information like Title, Description, Parent page, Status, content, keywords, and stores.

The last option is the Sort order. If you do not know much about it, It is a numerical order in which AbanteCart will show pages in the menu. In this case, the higher number means lower priority and vice-versa. If you want to show the new page first in menus, set the sort order to 1. If you want to show it last, Enter any higher number like 100-200.

Content Manager

Finally, after entering all the required information, click on the Save button given at the bottom of the page. You can decide whether to show this page or not by selecting the Status of the page. Clicking on the Save button will just save the page with the options and data you have set.

Content Manager

If you want to edit or delete any content, Navigate to the content manager and click on the respective buttons given under the Action column of the table. For clarity, refer the following screenshot.

Content Manager

So, this is how you can manage content using AbanteCart’s Content manager. If you have any questions regarding this tutorial or Content Manager, please let us know in the comment section given below.

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