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For more details see the Automatic Related Products extension page.

Automatic Related Products for Magento 2

Motivate customers to purchase more from your store using special blocks with cross-sells, up-sells, or related products. Automatically promote products with smart algorithms for product relation and increase the average order value.

  • Create attractive product offerings using smart relation algorithm
  • Utilize various conditions to differentiate products display
  • Show related items based on customers' views or purchases
  • Exclude out-of-stock products from the display
  • Use automatic relation results instead of manual configuration
Find out more about improved Automatic Related Products here.

General Settings

To configure the extension please go to Stores → Configuration → Amasty Extensions → Automatic Related Products and expand the General section.

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Data Gathered Period (days) - specify a time period for stats data gathering that will be used in related, upp-selling, cross-selling, ‘bought together’ and ‘viewed together’ products.

Order Status - specify the order status that needs to be considered when the system selects matching products for 'Bought together' condition.

To create rules for linking products, please go to Catalog → Amasty Related Products → Related Product Rules.

On the product rules grid, you can see all existing rules for displaying related, up-sell and cross-sell items on different pages and in various positions in your store.

The rules are sorted by the ID and the Name. You can see the Status of each rule and change it right from the grid by clicking the necessary rule and setting the Enable Rule option to Yes or No.

All the rules are provided with the information about the Store View, Rule Type, its Position on the frontend. You can also check the Priority of each rule.

Only one rule can be applied in one position. If there are several rules, the rule with the highest priority will be executed.

Check the progress and effectiveness of each product block performance by tracking the number of Views, Clicks, CTR, Orders Made and the final Revenue.

Change the columns’ position with a handy drag-and-drop function.

The dropdown menu allows to Delete, Enable, Disable, Duplicate or Edit each rule or several rules in one click.

Create rule for linking products

To create a new algorithm for displaying relevant products automatically, click Add New Rule button and expand the Rule Information tab.

Enable Rule - set to Yes to activate the rule.

Rule Name - create the rule title that will be displayed on your backend settings so that you could easily manage it from the grid.

Priority - only one rule can be applied in one position, but if some products fall under several rules, the extension will execute the rule with the highest priority. Here 1 is the highest priority.

Stores - set up products display according to the particular store.

Customer Groups - specify particular customer groups for which the block will be visible.

Recommend products on various pages

Go to the ‘Where to Display’ Conditions tab.

Block Position - customize the location for your related products block. Choose its position on the Product Page, Shopping Cart Page or Category Page.

You may also configure a Custom Position for the block with related products.

For 'Shopping Cart Page' the conditions are applied only to the latest added item.

If Add into Native Up-sells Block on a product page or Add into Native Cross-sells Block on a shopping cart page is chosen, you will have an option to specify the Replace Type.

The extension matches related products automatically. However, you can not only replace manually added products, but also append to them.

See how to add related products manually here.

After specifying the position, choose the conditions to define the products the “related items” block will be displayed according to color, size, price, category, etc. You can use the combination of the attributes if needed.

Show only for ‘Out of Stock’ Products - enable this option to display related products block for ‘out of stock’ products and provide customers with the items they can purchase.

Check the products that fall under the conditions created by clicking the Preview Products button.

You can see the Thumbnail, the Name, the Type and other additional information about each product. Use handy filters to find necessary products according to the name, type, price, status, visibility, etc.

If you are not satisfied with the list of products, change the conditions and hit the Preview Products button again.

Choose a source type for displaying

To sort the items that will be shown at the related products block, expand the Products to Display tab.

Conditions - select the attributes according to which the products will be shown.

Click Preview Products to check the products list if needed.

Source Type - choose the way for related products to be assorted.

Only Product Conditions - choose this source type to display the items that fall under the conditions specified.

Viewed Together - enable this type to let the system show the products according to the history of views based on the statistical data.

Bought Together - this type displays products according to the statistical data of purchases.

Please enable 'Product View' report at the Configuration > General > Reports for the 'Viewed Together' data source works properly.

Apply “Same As” Condition - enable this option to select products by the same attribute value to display in the block.

For ‘same as’ condition you can set any attribute value: category, material, size, color, price and etc. For example, you can choose how to show products: display from any category or only from the same category with the selected item. The price is also variable.

Sort products to show

To customize the related products block according to your needs, go to the Display Settings tab.

Block Title - add a custom title to capture customers' attention.

Sort by - define the way to display the products: sort them by name, price, newest or leave it random.

Block Layout - choose the style of the block: grid or slider.

Display “Add to Cart” Button - enable this option to let your customers add products to the cart right from the block.

Max Products to Display - specify the suitable for your website max number of products displayed in a product block.

Show “Out of Stock” Products - exclude out-of-stock items from displaying to provide your customers with the products they can purchase immediately.

Replace Items Manually

According to the rules, the extension matches related products automatically. However, you can replace or add related items manually in each product block.

Go to the Catalog → Products.

Choose the product needed and expand the Related Products, Up-Sells, and Cross-Sells tab.

To add items to the necessary category, click the Add Related/Up-Sell/Cross-Sell Products button.

Choose the items and hit the Add Selected Products button.

On the preview grid you may see the information about the products: the thumbnail, the name, active status and attribute set, SKU, price.

Also you can Remove them in one click if needed.

Automatically show highly demanded items on a product page.

Increase revenue with up-selling products based on specified parameters.

Get more orders by showing cross-selling products on a shopping cart page.

Speed up the search, catalog and related products with improved indexing. See more details here.

Find out how to install the Automatic Related Products extension via Composer.

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magento_2/automatic_related_products.txt · Last modified: 2019/03/15 12:58 by tihomirova