A Variable product is a product type that lets you offer a set of variations on a product with control over prices, stock, image, and more for each variation.
Variable Products can be used for a product like a Digital Painting Print which you can offer in different sizes, framing options, and materials like Poster print, Acrylic print, Aluminum print, Wood print, Canvas print, etc. that the buyer could choose from.
Step 1. Publish a New Product first.
Go to Seller Dashboard → Product → Add New product
Step 2. Fill in the required fields. There are several mandatory fields at the start, like product name, category, price, etc. Fill them up so that you can move on to the later sections without interruption. Now, click on the Create Product button.
and it will redirect you to the product edit page.
Step 3. Select Variable from the Product Type drop-down menu.
Step 4. Now scroll down to the Attribute & Variation section from where you can manage different variations and attributes for your variable product.
Step 5. Create a new attribute by selecting Custom Attribute and click on the Add attribute button. Now, provide the attribute Name and their values. You can create more values by entering ‘|’ character after providing a value.
Step 6. Now, to create new variations of your product from the provided value, select Create variations from all attributes. You can also create single variables according to your requirements by selecting Add variation option. After choosing your option, click on the Go button and it will generate possible variations from your attributes automatically.
Step 7. From the screenshot below, you can see that Artstop.ie has generated all the possible variations for your product. Now, you can edit generated variations according to your requirements. Now, click on the down arrow button of any of the variations that you want to edit. It will open description and SKU option for that variation.
Step 8. Enter the price, dimensions and SKU for your variation. You can also include shipping class, tax class and variation description for this variation of your product. You can also remove any of the variations that you do not have available for this product.
Step 9. After completing all of the steps, click on the Save Product button to create your variable product.