Category: How-To

Getting Your Store’s Average Order Value

What’s the first metric that comes to mind when you measure your eCommerce store’s success? (Hey, don’t pick Average Order Value just because it’s in the title!) Most any time I ask a merchant this question, they talk about the...

/ January 27, 2016
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Allow WooCommerce SKUs in Search Queries

This question is from Thomas: How can I include my WooCommerce SKUs in my site’s search? Right now, customers enter the SKU and can’t find the product in my shop and I don’t see settings for search. Currently, you can...

/ December 28, 2015

How to Sell iThemes Exchange Umbrella Memberships

Many memberships sites want the ability to separate content access from the membership purchase in order to allow one purchaser to “give out” memberships to other users. For example, a company may want to purchase 10 memberships for employees, and...

/ December 14, 2015
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Ask Us: How to Sell WooCommerce Product Groups

We hadn’t published any Ask Sell with WP questions for some time, so we’re catching up on a copy from last week and this week. Today’s question is from Duriez: My WooCommerce site sells 5 types of wine but we...

/ December 9, 2015
WooCommerce Subscriber Coupons

Generate Monthly WooCommerce Subscriptions Coupons with AutomateWoo

Offering perks to your subscribers each month is a great way to provide value for your site subscriptions and limit churn, as members feel that they get benefits for every single monthly payment. A lot of subscription sites want to...

/ November 30, 2015
WooCommerce Purchasing Club: Private Shopping clubs with WooCommerce

Private Shopping Clubs: Create a WooCommerce Purchasing Club

Creating a private shopping club allows you to offer exclusivity around product purchasing for your store along with perks for your customers / members (such as access or discounts). While product sales will be a source of revenue for you,...

/ November 2, 2015
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Ask Sell with WP: Creating an iThemes Exchange Add to Cart Shortcode

I got an interesting question the other day from Jean: I’m switching from WooCommerce to iThemes Exchange, but I don’t see a way to use shortcodes for products in my blog posts like I could with WooCommerce. Am I missing...

/ October 28, 2015
woocommerce subscribe and save

Create a WooCommerce Subscribe and Save System

Offering subscriptions for products in your eCommerce store is a great way to develop consistency in your revenue and manage inventory. They increase customer lifetime value, as they ensure that customers repeat purchases in your store. The Prospress blog has...

/ October 26, 2015
WooCommerce Size Guide

How to Create a WooCommerce Size Guide

Clothing is the number one most-purchased product category for US consumers in eCommerce stores, and apparel sales in eCommerce stores account for over $60 billion in revenue in the US alone. As clothing is the most popular item in eCommerce...

/ October 12, 2015
WooCommerce Member Coupons with AutomateWoo

Automate WooCommerce Member Coupons with AutomateWoo

One question I’ve gotten a lot is how to give members or subscribers a periodic discount for products on your site, which is no easy feat to accomplish. Sites that have subscriptions or memberships that entitle members to a set...

/ October 5, 2015
Drive eCommerce form conversions with AffiliateWP

Drive eCommerce Form Conversions with an Affiliate Network

If your site is focused on selling a very small selection of products, you may not need a full eCommerce solution to manage the sales of your product(s). In this case, you might have a landing page with an ordering...

/ September 28, 2015
Add trust badges to checkout

Add Trust Badges or Seals to Checkout

There are tons of strategies that can help you improve your checkout page, but including trust badges or seals within the checkout process is an easy change to A/B test, and that typically yields conversion increases for most sites. It’s...

/ July 27, 2015