Category: How-To

Create Online Ordering System gravity forms

Using Gravity Forms as a Restaurant Online Ordering System

I get asked a lot about which eCommerce solution is the right fit for a project. Many times, a full eCommerce solution isn’t necessary to accept payments online. If you need a complex ordering form, and you don’t tools like...

/ July 15, 2015
Group memberships with WooCommerce

How to Sell Group Memberships with WooCommerce

When you build a membership site with WordPress, you have lots of good options to choose from when searching for the right plugin. However, almost all membership plugins assume that the customer is buying the membership directly from the site....

/ June 22, 2015
Add information to WooCommerce emails

How to Add Information to WooCommerce Emails

WooCommerce emails include each line item in an order by default within an “order items” table. This table is automatically included in almost every WooCommerce transactional email, and displays the product quantity, price, and total. However, this isn’t the only...

/ May 27, 2015
Conditional Content WooCommerce Dynamic Pricing

Display Wholesale Discount Notices with WooCommerce Dynamic Pricing

We’ve already showed you how you can create a WooCommerce wholesale store, as well as how you can manage wholesale customers and use wholesale applications to create and approve wholesale customers. The one necessary plugin to create this WooCommerce wholesale...

/ May 18, 2015
Ask Sell with WP | sellwithwp

How to discount Easy Digital Downloads Payment Methods

Today’s Ask Sell with WP question comes from Piotr: How can I give discounts for using a payment method with Easy Digital Downloads? I want to encourage my customers to use something other than PayPal, so I want to give...

/ May 11, 2015
Product Reviews Employee Badges

Improving Product Reviews: Add Employee Badges

If you could watch me shop online, you’d see that I’m crazy about reading product reviews. It doesn’t matter to me if I’m buying bath towels or a new TV. I’m almost ashamed of how much time I’ve spent reading...

/ April 13, 2015

Managing WooCommerce Wholesale Customers

Monday’s post discussed creating a wholesale system with WooCommerce. While this article covered a bit on creating wholesale customers, it didn’t discuss how I typically manage those customers or add new wholesale buyers. I’ll first describe in a bit more...

/ April 8, 2015
woocommerce wholesale

How to Create a WooCommerce Wholesale System

WooCommerce works out of the box for direct-to-consumer sales, but business-to-business sales require extensions or additional plugins. Creating a WooCommerce wholesale system also requires additional setup, as wholesale customers, pricing, and payment or shipping methods need to be created. Fortunately,...

/ April 6, 2015
Pricing Tables with WordPress

Create WordPress Pricing Tables within 6 Minutes

While many eCommerce shops have catalogs with hundreds, or even thousands, of products, there are lots of shops that provide a very limited product offering. There are also times where they have related products, from which customers will choose the...

/ March 30, 2015
Restrict payment and shipping methods in woocommerce

Restrict Payment or Shipping Methods in WooCommerce

I get asked this question a lot, and it’s an excellent question: Can I only offer certain payment or shipping methods to certain customers in my WooCommerce store? This question typically arises for shops that have members or wholesale customers,...

/ March 23, 2015

Why You Should Sell Gift Certificates & Plugins That Can Help

When you’re launching a new eCommerce store, you’ll probably focus largely on your product line, followed by your fulfillment workflow and online storefront. You may not be thinking about what other products you could offer, or how you can expand...

/ March 9, 2015

Change Shop Messages or Text to Fit Your Brand

I love that many eCommerce plugins for WordPress make it easy to set up and launch a shop without tons of configuration. However, as you’re running your shop, you may want to fine-tune what the plugin does, such as change...

/ February 23, 2015