Product Picker

The Product Picker lets you easily embed single items, collections or smart collections in your pages without having to write the Shortcodes. Just click the ASA 2 editor button in the editor toolbar and the Product Picker window will open up.

ASA 2 editor button

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Collection

The Product Picker also makes it easy to embed a Collections. Click the tab “Collections” and select the collection you want to embed from the dropdown menu. Then click the button “Proceed”.

productpicker collection

You will be forwarded to the “Shortcode” settings tab:

productpicker collection settings

Here you can select which template to use, insert a custom Associate ID and decide wheter to use AJAX mode and caching. Additionally you may adjust the collection’s sorting and limitation. Click the option “Use name” if you want to you the collection name as shortcode value instead of the collection ID.

Note

It is recommended to use the collection ID instead of the name, because the shortcode will not brake if you change the collection name afterwards.

Finally click the button “Insert shortcode” and the automatically generated [asa2_collection] shortcode will be inserted in the page.

Smart Collection

The Product Picker also helps you with entering [asa2_smart_collection] shortcodes.

Click the Product Picker tab “Smart Coll.” and enter the options to use with the shortcode and/or a search string. Learn more about the smart collection options here: [asa2_smart_collection].

Then click the button “Proceed”.

productpicker smart collection

You will be forwarded to the “Shortcode” settings tab:

productpicker smart collection settings

Here you can select which template to use, insert a custom Associate ID and decide wheter to use AJAX mode and caching. Additionally you may adjust the smart collection’s sorting and limitation.

Finally click the button “Insert shortcode” and the automatically generated [asa2_smart_collection] shortcode will be inserted in the page.