Product listing sort by date magento
Apr 20, · After this change, you can see the “Creation Date” option in the sort dropdown on the frontend. In the Magento admin you have two places where the sorting options can be configured: System >> Configuration >> Catalog >> Frontend >> Product Listing Sort by dropdown. Catalog >> Manage Categories >> Display Settings tab for a category. Sure, it can sort by date, but by default Magento sorts by ASC and not DESC. There used to be ways to fix this but now there are not, meaning that when a customer sorts by date, they get the oldest products 87%(22). To sort by other attributes, you have to do make the attribute sortable: go to Catalog > Attributes > Manage Attributes, select the attribute that you want to add to the "Sort by" menu and set "Used for Sorting in Product Listing" to "Yes". If this does not work, your theme might have changed the .