To keep a collection from showing on your site:
This will hide the collection from your Works/collections overview page such as:
The collection may still be found by search engines. One can't hide from Google it seems.
This can come in handy if, say, you have 3 collections of paintings and 1 of sculpture. You'd put Sculpture in its own category on your Nav Bar/Site Menu, and use the settings above so it won't pop up with Paintings.
Or perhaps you want to share the progression of a commissioned piece with a collector.
You may also benefit from this FAQ:
What is the difference between Categories and Collections?
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