Display Type

n.

Pronunciation

/dɪˈspleɪ taɪp/

Definition

The metadata which describes how the attribute and values will be shown to users.

Display Type describes where attributes exist on a website and how they can be leveraged by the user. Attributes have one of three display types. Navigation Attributes filter and sort product categories, allowing the user to find relevant products based on specific values. Display Attributes provide more detail to the user at the individual product level. Hidden Attributes are used to capture product characteristics internally and are not visible to the user.

Category

Metadata

Related Terms

Navigation Attribute, Display Attribute, Hidden Attribute

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