If you have products that fit into multiple topic areas and your
customers will shop for items that fit an intersection
of these topics, this cross-category search feature is for you. As with many MightyMerchant features, there are choices on how we might set up the search on your website.
In this first example, we provide the customer with the option to select one option from each of three attributes:
1) A specific product type, or all product types
2) An specific artist, or all artists
3) A single theme, or all
The above example gives the customer tons of flexibility when searching this large product catalog. Some samples of search requests could include:
Show me all the fairy stickers you have by any artist
Show me all products you have created by the artist John Smith
- Show me all the bumper stickers you have by artist John Smith with a political theme
Our next example will further expand the search results by allowing multiple selections in each category.
say you sell educational materials in many different subject areas and
grade levels. The cross-category search below would allow your
customers to easily find
- All products in one or more subject areas.
- All products for one or more grade levels.
- Only products grades 4 and 5 in subject areas math and science.
set up search categories for styles, age groups, manufacturers, models, or
This is a powerful feature, and an excellent way to help your customers quickly locate items within your online store.
Cool Thing The search drop down boxes and lists that you see in these examples are automatically generated using the data on your website. If you make a change in the category listings on your site, the search choices will automatically be updated for you.