commercetools is a cutting-edge, cloud-based e-commerce platform that is used by many e-commerce businesses worldwide. Through its powerful APIs and microservice architecture, commercetools provide the basic building blocks for the new digital commerce properties. Being headless, commercetools allows you to improve brand value by delivering an engaging experience for your customers across any touchpoint.
commercetools Experience Extension
Contentstack’s Experience Extensions offer many ways to integrate commercetools and other third-party applications directly into the CMS. With the commercetools Experience Extension, you can search and fetch products from commercetools and display them in a field in your content type.
Using a Contentstack Custom Field, you can integrate the commercetools extension into your content type which will enable you to pick and choose the products via commercetools’ APIs. This Experience Extension allows content managers to select a product as the input value for that field.
commercetools Experience Extension Setup
To use a Custom Field with commercetools, perform the following steps:
Create a commercetools Custom FieldCreate and configure a commercetools Custom Field. You can define exactly how the integration works, what API client credentials to be retrieved, and what information you want to link to Contentstack. Typically, we recommend that a developer helps perform this step. See the documentation for step-by-step instructions.
Add the commercetools Custom FieldAdd a Custom Field to your content type and select commercetools as the Extension.
Test commercetools Custom Field in Your Entries
You should be able to see the commercetools Custom Field on a content entry page. As always, it’s a good idea to preview new extensions in a test environment.