There are a number of widgets included with SC Commerce to help you display and filter products in a multitude of ways in your theme’s widget-enabled areas. Depending on your theme and the widget selected, you may see various options on where it can be used.
You can click on the widget to see a dropdown list of possible locations.
Or simply drag and drop the widgets in the usual way to a location on the right of the widgets panel.
This widget shows all the active filters that are currently enabled. For example, if you use it with the Filter Products by Attribute widget it would appear as:
The Cart widget adds a mini-cart, for example into your sidebar.
Filter Products by Attribute is a powerful widget that let’s users drill-down through your catalog of products via attributes, effectively helping them find what they’re looking for quickly. This widget only appears on shop, tag, category, etc… pages.
Add the widget, then choose an attribute to filter by and whether you want users to filter by “AND” or “OR” query types.
The user will then see a list of attributes with the product count for each.
The Filter Products by Price widget allows customers to refine products by price by dragging the sliders within the widget to create a price range based on the products displayed on the page. It automatically detects the minimum and maximum prices on the current page to populate the slider. This widget only appears on shop, tag, category, etc… pages.
The Filter Products by Rating widget shows the number or items at each rating level. Customers can filter products and choose to see items with a specific star rating by clicking the rating line with the product count.
This widget puts a list of product categories onto your site. You can set various parameters for customising the display.
The result will appear as a list or dropdown.
With the Products widget, you can display your products ordered by date, price, sales or randomly. Additionally, you can display products from all of your products, only featured products or only products on sale. You can set a title for the widget, number of products to show, and reorder them.
The Products by Rating widget displays a set number of items (defined in the widget settings) from the highest rated items down. If there are not enough rated items it will display random unrated products to make up the number.
The Product Search widget adds a search box to allow customers to easily find products in your store.
This widget displays a basic tag cloud.
The Recent Product Reviews widget shows the most recent reviews in date order (the number can be defined in the widget settings.
This widget adds a list of products recently viewed by the customer.