When it comes to grabbing your visitors attention OpenCart images are the most popular form of media. They can quickly relay important information within a matter of seconds. Images create first impression which usually forms strong decision in purchasers’ minds to place the order or to leave the page. Naturally, you would like your customer as minimum stay on the page and as maximum to go from it directly to checkout page. Multiple OpenCart images will help you achieve this.
Store Manager for OpenCart assists online merchants in creating informative store catalog, offering effortless means of uploading images.
Using the software images can be added to products in the lower grid or via OpenCart image import. It very useful, since switching between products you can view and add pictures to selected records.
In case you cannot add images or see icons added to existing goods previously, check your FTP connection in Preferences (F12) > FTP tab. Check all the settings and press “Test connection” button.
Options to manage your OpenCart images
After connection is successfully set, you can return to Images tab of the lower grid. You will be able to take advantage of the following actions:
- Add image from local drive - clicking this button you will be able to load picture from the folder at your computer (where it was previously saved). Beneficial is the fact that when you need to add the same image to a few products, you can select them and then add image. This way picture will be applied to all chosen goods.
- Add image from FTP - with this action you will be able to select image that has already been added and used for other products or uploaded to your server via any FTP client. These and other images you add you can find in /image/data folder in your web root. You can beforehand create nicely organised folders and then upload your images here and when you go back in to OpenCart, you'll be able to select these when editing products.
- Delete images - pressing this option you will remove selected OpenCart images from the product.
After you have uploaded images you you have a multitude of them you can set sort order of pictures in order to make the most relevant ones to be visible first.
All the changes you make in order to be posted, should be applied using the corresponding button.
In case you would like to massively add multiple images for lots of products, you can do it via OpenCart image import and upload images to existing products or along with new entities. Read guide here -http://www.opencartmanager.com/useful-articles/opencart-product-management/opencart-product-import/
In case you add images in bulk and after the procedure see that some of them are available and some are not, do not hurry to re-do the process. The procedure of images upload is rather continued and even import was reported as finished your images may continue to load. So check your FTP task queue (button in Tools section) and see if the images are still loading.
Make your site attractive and colorful, uploading OpenCart images in an effortless way with Store Manager for OpenCart.