Magento Support: Managing Stock

Inventory (Short Form) - How to manage stock in Magento

We often receive the question on “How to manage stock in Magento?” Each product in your catalog has both a short and long version of the Inventory options, depending on whether you need to manage inventory for the product. The long form appears only when Manage Stock is set to “Yes.” The initial values reflect the default Product Stock Option configuration. We will discuss how to manage stock in Magento. Continue reading Magento Support: Managing Stock

Magento Support: Inventory Introduction and Setup

Inventory Introduction and Setup in Magento - Product Stock Options

Inventory introduction and setup in Magento can be confusing. Managing stock creates opportunities for customer engagement by displaying stock availability messages in your store, and giving your customers the opportunity to receive product alerts. Even if your store doesn’t have a large inventory of products, your customers can benefit from the way you manage your inventory. Therefore, we will discuss inventory introduction and setup in Magento. Continue reading Magento Support: Inventory Introduction and Setup

Magento Support: Downloadable Product

Download with Sample

A downloadable product in Magento can be anything that you can deliver as a file, such as an eBook, music, video, software application, or an update. You can offer an album for sale, and sell each song individually. You can also use a downloadable product in Magento to deliver an electronic version of your product catalog. Continue reading Magento Support: Downloadable Product

Magento Support: Product Information and Creation

Product Information in Magento

The Product Information panel provides access to the full range of settings that make up a product record. You can use the information in this section for reference when creating a product of any type. We will discuss Product Information in Magento.

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Magento Support: Creating Virtual Product

Creating a Virtual Product in Magento

Although virtual products in Magento are not physical in nature, they do represent something that can be sold, such as a membership, service, warranty, or subscription. We will discuss creating a virtual product in Magento.

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Magento Support: Creating a Configurable Product

Creating a Configurable Product

A configurable product looks like a single product with drop-down lists of options for each variation. Each option is actually a separate simple product with a unique SKU, which makes it possible to track inventory for each product variation. You could achieve a similar effect by using a simple product with custom options, but without the ability to track inventory for each variation. Products with multiple options are sometimes referred to as composite product. We will discuss creating a configurable product in Magento. Continue reading Magento Support: Creating a Configurable Product

Magento Support: Creating a Grouped Product

A grouped product consists of multiple, standalone products that are presented as a group. You can offer variations of a single product, or group them by season or theme to create a coordinated set. Shoppers can purchase each product separately, or as part of the group. We will discuss creating a Grouped Product in Magento. Continue reading Magento Support: Creating a Grouped Product

Magento Support: Creating Simple Product

Creating a Simple Product in Magento

One of the keys to harnessing the power of product types is learning how and when to use a simple, standalone product. You can sell simple products individually, or as part of a grouped, configurable, or bundle product. A simple product with custom options is sometimes referred to as a composite product. We will discuss creating a simple product in Magento. Continue reading Magento Support: Creating Simple Product