Variables is an easy way to add pre-defined pieces of code to your CMS pages or blocks. In Magento 2.0 you can find the following default variables that can be added:
Hidden categories are categories that are not displayed neither in the main menu nor anywhere else on your website. Why would you need them?
Mostly, hidden categories are for internal purposes. Some create them to give a link to a category that is not included in the navigation menu. (more…)
Catalog price rules are used to offer a discount to your customers under certain circumstances. Unlike Cart Price Rules, these rules are applied before the product is added to cart.
To Enable a Catalog Price Rule, navigate to Marketing => Catalog Price Rules
Click Add New Rule. (more…)