Store Settings - General

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Store Status Down for Maintenance toggle: Toggle this off and create a custom maintanance message to hide your store from the public. Often used when first designing, settings up, or building your store.



Physical Dimension Settings Weight and Length Measurements: Select from metric, imperial, and customary units.

Decimal Token: The token or character to use as the decimal separator.

Thousands Token: The token or character to use as the thousands separator.

Decimal Places: How many decimals will be shown in prices.

Factoring Dimension: The primary dimension used when factoring shipping costs.


Search Engine Optimization Home Page Title: The HTML title that your home page will use. This is what will appear at the top of all web browsers and in Search Results.

Meta Keywords: Keywords that describe the content on your home page. (This field is strictly optional - keywords have been deprecated by all major search engines including Google, Yahoo, and Bing.)

Meta Description: A brief description of your store and home page.

WWW/No WWW Redirect: Whether your store has to have www. before the domain name.


Want to learn more about the best practices for title tags and meta descriptions? Check out the Bigcommerce University video or take a look at this article.

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