How To Create A New Root Category
Step 1: Click on Catalog>>Categories>>Add Category
Step 2: Enter the general value like name, position, description, and add images.
Step 3: Select “Display Mode”– Display mode is about which content detail is visible on the category page.
There are three options to select from:
Product and Description: When you set display mode “Product and Description”, both the product and description of the category will be visible on the storefront
Product: When you set display mode “Product” then only the product will be visible on the storefront.
Description: When you set display mode “Description” then only category description will be visible on the storefront
Step 4: Attach category image
Step 5: Leave the category box unchecked
Step 6: select the filterable attributes so it will be visible on that category as layered navigation. Then, enter the slug and click on Save Channel.
Only select and multi-select type attributes will be visible in the filterable attributes and make sure layered navigation is set “yes” in the attribute.
How To Create A New Category
For creating a new category, you have to follow the above step and then do the step below;
Select any Parent Category (already created root category) under which you want to put the newly created category.
Enter the slug and click on Save Category
How To Set Root Category In Channels
Your channel can have only one root category active at a time. Click on Settings>>Channels>>open the selected channel in Edit Mode>>select root category from the list>> Save Channel.
See Category On Front-End
By following the above steps, you can easily create a new category and root category in Stormerce