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How to create an online store on WordPress with WooCommerce

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Selling your products and services on the internet has become so easy that anyone can do it. All you have to do is install WordPress and add an e-commerce plugin to it. Some are chargeable, while others are free.

And if you've always dreamed of creating a professional merchant website, then I recommend a WordPress plugin that I admit I neglected at the beginning: WooCommerce.

It is an extension that is easy to configure, but also to manage. WooCommerce is free but to take full advantage of its potential, you will have to invest a few euros in the purchase of its extensions.

In this video training (Tutorial) made by the YouTube user Patrick Hamy, you will learn how to create a professional online store in just a few minutes.

But before, if you have never installed WordPress discover How to Install a WordPress Blog in 7 Steps et How to search, install and activate a WordPress theme on your blog 

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But you can also consult our tutorial on How to install and configure WooCommerce

Discover also some premium WordPress plugins  

You can use other WordPress plugins to give a modern look and optimize the grip of your blog or website.

We offer you here some premium WordPress plugins that will help you do that.

1. Product Options for WooCommerce

Do you need to add things like checkboxes to your products so that you can sell upgrades, sizes, extras, gift options, choice of colors, etc…? That's what this WordPress plugin premium made.

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And if that's not enough, You can edit the options of several products at the same time and even add order options to the checkout.

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2. WooCommerce Membership

The premium extension WooCommerce Membership allows you to sell on the internet products or services that will be paid for by creating a system for paying fees by month, week, day and others.

In short, a subscription management system. It also allows restrict access to certain pages and publications on your website.

Read also But how to generate PDF invoices with WooCommerce?

As main features we will find among others: restricted content management, many subscription plans, perfect integration with WooCommerce, and much more.

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3. Wildcard WooCommerce Coupons

If yes, please note that with the Wildcard Coupons plugin, you will no longer need to add new coupons by entering all codes. You will save your time by creating a specific template that identifies a coupon only by part of the code.

For example, you can indicate that you want to accept each coupon value starting with what you want. The only thing to do is to enter the value of the coupon code and choose its type.

Read also How to create a wheel of fortune for coupons on WooCommerce

The value can be placed in each part of the code - at the beginning, at the end or in the middle. You can also use regular expressions.

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Other recommended resources

We also invite you to consult the resources below to go further in the grip and control of your website and blog.


Here ! That's all for this wonderful tutorial dedicated to helping you transform your website into a real e-commerce platform worthy of the name. We hope you will put it to good use. If you have any concerns or suggestions in the matter, let's find us in the comments section to talk about it.

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However, you will also be able to consult our resources, if you need more elements to carry out your projects of creation of Internet sites, by consulting our guide on the WordPress blog creation or the one on Divi: the best WordPress theme of all time.

And if you are already using a premium WordPress plugin capable of offering e-Commerce features worthy of the name or comparable to what WooCommerce offers, then bring it to us. Waiting, share this article on your different social networks.


This article features 8 comments

  1. Hi Thierry,

    Is it possible to sell online video training on Woocommerce, uploading it to Amazon S3?

    Thank you in advance,

      1. Hi, thank you for your answer, suddenly, I guess it's also possible to work with an Amazon S3 link on the "Easy Digital Downloads" plugin, which is + specialized in digital?

        thank you,

        1. Hello,

          Yes, in principle. I can not confirm this because we use WooCommerce to create online shops.

  2. hello I can't get the same woocommerce version all in french like your tutorial, could you send me a woocommerce link all in french. thank you in advance

  3. hello I can not get the same woocommerce version all in french as your tutorial, could you send me a wocommerce liendu all in french. thank you in advance

  4. Hello,

    thanks for this tutorial. Are there any wordpress themes that are not compatible with woocommerce?

    Thanks for your feedback.

    1. Hi,

      Yes, not all themes are Woocommerce compatible. You must also check this compatibility before buying one.

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