First of all, it’s free (with some paid options). It’s set up to sell both physical and digital products.
It can handle product variations like colors and sizes, offers download functionality for digital products and can even handle affiliate goods.
Apart from that, it sports highly configurable shipping options ranging from worldwide to single countries and is capable of dealing with dropshipping. It supports all major payment gateways, and has built-in reporting features which allow you to monitor your webshop’s performance.
Setting up a WordPress WooCommerce website is easy. First of all, you need three things:
Once you have your WordPress website up and running, you need to install WooCommerce plugin. To do that go to “Plugins” and then click “Add new”. Find WooCommerce on the list and install it by clicking on it.
Once you install the plugin you have to go through a quick and easy setup process. Once you’re done with that, you have your webshop. However, you have to make sure that your WordPress theme support WooCommerce. Despite the fact that getting started with WooCommerce is easy, there are still some aspects that require advanced knowledge to set up.
For example, writing compelling product descriptions require copywriting skills, and setting up payment gateways and taxes requires knowledge of local markets.
That’s why we offer free consultation to anyone interested in setting up their WooCommerce webshop. Contact us today, and let us help you find the best way to use WordPress and WooCommerce to grow your sales.
A payment gateway in WooCommerce terms is a WordPress plugin for WooCommerce that allows customers to pay for goods and services using a payment system such as PayPal. When selecting and setting up up a Payment Gateway, it’s important to consider:
For businesses in Switzerland, WooCommerce offers the following payment gateways: Stripe, Square, PayPal, Sofort überweisung, 2Checkout.
Shipping is often one of the most important parts of online purchasing process. WooCommerce offers several shipping options:
Shipping options depend on shipping zones. You will have to set them up when you create your web store. WooCommerce also offers shipment tracking and insurance, to make sure your shipments arrive where they need to.
WooCommerce combined with WordPress platform is a powerful combination. It can be used to create simply, yet effective webshops to grow your sales.
I have covered the basics of WooCommerce for Swiss companies, but if you need help setting up your webshop, we’re here for you. Contact us today and request your free consultation to see how we can work together to grow your business.