Linking Categories

You can link certain categories to each other. For example, you can link Accessories to Women's so that you can identify certain products within a category as accessories, such as scarves or belts.
  1. Select site > Merchant Tools > Products and Catalogs > Catalogs.
  2. Select the catalog to view the list of categories.
  3. In the Category Links section, click Create Link.
    If you are using the drag and drop user interface, click the down arrow beside the Edit button on the upper right corner of the page and click Category Links. On the Category Links pane, click New.
  4. On the Select Link Type page, select the type of link to create:
    • Accessories: Complimentary products
    • Cross-Selling: Related products
    • Up-Selling: Higher-value products
    • Spare Parts: Spare parts for a product
    • Other: Categories without a specific link classification
  5. Click Next>>.
  6. Select the catalog from the list.
  7. Select the categories to link to from the tree. You can select multiple categories as well as expand and collapse the tree.
  8. Click Finish.