How Do I Upload My Product Images?
There are several ways to upload images to the Shift4Shop Online Store Manager. You can manually upload a small number (8) of image files at a time, or upload all of your images at once via FTP. This article will go over the various ways to upload your images and the benefits of each method.
You may only need to upload one or two images to your Shift4Shop Online Store Manager. If so, this is the best method to use as it is the quickest method for uploading a small number of files.
This will take you to the store's file manager where your product images are typically contained.
This will open up an additional popup window where you can upload product images.
After they are uploaded, you may close the window altogether if you are done, or otherwise click the "Clear" button for each image to remove it from the list (if you have more files to upload)
Please also note that large and high resolution images may be better suited for FTP upload rather than via the File Manager interface. Click here for more information on this.
FTP Image Upload
FTP is the best and quickest method for uploading a large amount of files, however, you must have a working knowledge of file transfering to use this method.
FTP is mostly used by advanced users, but with practice, most people can become easily familiar with it.
If you would like to read more about FTP, please click here. Your FTP username, password, and hostname are provided to you in the Welcome Email you received when you started your account with Shift4Shop.
Once you FTP to the server, you will want to upload your images into the web/assets/images folder.