Sell Stuff Online Using Woocommerce

What is Woocommerce?

  • a free, open source eCommerce toolkit for WordPress
    • can be installed from the WP admin > Plugins > Add New page
  • powers over 30% of all online stores.
  • allows you to sell anything, beautifully

Features

  • integrates with thousands of free & premium/paid WordPress themes
  • provides easy to use product management
  • creates customer accounts and automated followup
  • integrated sales reporting
  • provides standard shipping options (additional shipping extensions available for a small fee)
  • provides a few standard payment gateways, such as PayPal, Check, Cash on Delivery, Credit Card, etc
  • iOS app available

Extending Woocommerce

  • over 108 payment gateways available
  • over 27 shipping methods
  • many product add-ons available
  • provide subscription services to your customers
  • Marketing tools
    • Signing users up to a newsletter, such as Mailchimp
    • Following up after purchase
  • Reporting
    • KISSMetrics
    • Segment.io
    • Mixpanel
    • Google Analytics (free)

References

Documentation

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