How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Written by Sathish Arumugam

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin post guides you to know the Woo commerce plugin.

WooCommerce is a very powerful plugin to be installed in the WordPress to power the e-commerce in our WordPress blog.

The WooCommerce plugin can be easily installed in two ways

1. FTP Server                             2.Through Dashboard

As we discussed in the previous post we can install plugins via FTP and in Dashboard.
Now, in Dashboard installing method Login to Dashboard -> Plugin -> Add Plugins as shown in the figure.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Search for “WooCommerce” in the search box. We get the list of WooCommerce plugins which is displayed in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Select the plugin which we need to install and click on to “Install Now” button which is at the top of the button shown in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Now we get a page for activating the plugin in our WordPress blog. Click on to “Activate Plugin” shown in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Now we can able to see two new tools in the Dashboard. That is, “WooCommerce” and “Product” where we can start with our e-commerce displayed in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Now click on to Product -> Add Product as like shown in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

We can add many products as we need. Now we get a screen to give a name and description about the product which is displayed in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Fill the SKU number for the product and the price details. After this process is over. Click on to Pages -> All Pages to see “Shop” which is added as shown in the image below.

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Also add categories and featured product image. After this process publish the product. Now move to Appearance -> Menu to add the shop in the menu area and save it. Now we can see the shop menu in our web page as shown in the image below.

How To Start a E-Commerce Site Using WooCommerce Plugin

Click on to it where the products we added will be listed as shown n the image below.

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Finally, if we want to change the details of the product click on to the WooCommerce -> Settings where we can change the currency, shipping, Location,etc., which is displayed in the image below.

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Now save the changes to alter the details of the product. Hence, the e-commerce site can be created with the help of WooCommerce.

Conclusion

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About the author

Sathish Arumugam

I am a professional blogger, web designer, entrepreneur & digital marketer. Its my great privilege to share that I am the founder of this Traffic Crow & SGS Mediasoft. I have been in this blogging field of more than 8 years.

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