What data should I export? - AFS@Store - Technical Notes

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AFS@Store
AFS@Store Version
5.7
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Technical Notes

AFS@Store uses several input files for its configuration.

Here is what you need to know to decide which ones you need to work on:

Data Feed Cardinality Description
Catalog Mandatory Use it for Products entries. Automatically creates search index and autocomplete based on metadata (brand, categories, etc.) as well as product themselves
Articles Optional Use it for blog or CMS entries. Suitable for any kind of content, which are typed
Categories Optional Useful to display categories as search links, and/or to get special landing pages (not only product families) in autocomplete/search
Brands Optional Similar to Categories, useful only if you have landing pages for brands
Stores Optional Physical stores landing pages to display these results and/or get them in autocomplete