Sorting products and changing their order

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You can sort the products in your store in a certain order. You might prefer to show the newest or the most expensive products first.

In this article:

Default product order

To show the products sorted in a certain way you need to set the default order for them:

  1. Go to your Ecwid Control Panel → Settings → General → Cart & Checkout.
  2. Find Default Products Sort Order under Catalog Settings.
  3. Select the variant you want to use:


There are 6 variants of the default sort order:

  1. Defined by store owner. If this option is selected, your customers will see products in the same order as specified in your Ecwid Control Panel → Catalog → Categories.
  2. Date added. If this option is selected, the newly added products will appear first. 
  3. Price: low to high. This option helps to show the least expensive products first.
  4. Price: high to low. This option helps to show the most expensive products first.
  5. Name: A to Z. The products will be displayed sorted by names alphabetically.
  6. Name: Z to A. The products will be sorted by names in reversed alphabetic order.

Changing the products order within a category

If you select the Defined by store owner option, your customers see products in the order set in the category in your Ecwid Control Panel. To change this order:

  1. Go to your Ecwid Control Panel → Catalog → Categories
  2. Click the necessary category. 
  3. Go to the Category products tab. 
  4. Drag and drop the products to sort them:


  1. Save the changes. 


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