The product name is the key identifier for your products and is therefore a mandatory item in the products section of the OpenCart Administration Dashboard. The following tutorial will walk you through how to name your product using the interface in the dashboard.
How to Name your Product in OpenCart 1.5
- Login to the Administration Dashboard as an Administrator
- Hover over the menu item labeled CATALOG, then select PRODUCTS in the drop down menu that appears
- The very first item on the page that requires an entry is the PRODUCT NAME. Type in the appropriate name for your product. Note that this is a REQUIRED field for your product
- Select the SAVE button in the top right of the screen in order to save your entry.
Here are two examples where you will see your product name in the Store Front. Note that the example above uses the Apple Cinema 30". The examples below show where the Product name is appearing:
The product name is a required element of your store because you wouldn't be able to describe your products without it! Make sure to choose an appropriate product name so that you can tie in product tags later that will help your customers to find your product.