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2. Settings & Options


  • Shortcodes included with WooCommerce

    WooCommerce comes with several shortcodes that can be used to insert content inside posts and pages. How to use shortcodes Where to use Shortcodes can be used on pages and posts in WordPress. If you are using the block editor, there is a shortcode block you can use to paste the shortcode in. If you […]

  • SSL and HTTPS and WooCommerce

    SSL creates a secure connection between two machines or devices over the Web or an internal network, safeguarding and allowing sensitive data to be privately transmitted. An SSL certificate is issued after verifying the authenticity of a website and identity of its owner, as indicated by the ‘S’ in https. Many payment gateways require it. […]

  • The My Account Page

    Overview This guide is an overview of the functionality available to customers who are logged in to your store via the My Account page. My Account is the central customer dashboard in a WooCommerce store. Customers can view past orders, edit addresses, and payment details. Dashboard Should a customer visit the My Account page prior […]

  • Translating WooCommerce

    WooCommerce is already translated into a few languages and does come translation-ready out of the box. All that’s needed is a translation file for your language. There are several methods to create a translation, most of which are outlined in the WordPress Codex. In most cases you can contribute to the project on translate.wordpress.org. For creating […]

  • Understanding the WooCommerce System Status Report

    The WooCommerce System Status report is useful for troubleshooting issues with your store. Containing a wide variety of information and tools, you can check software versions, server settings, and more from within. System Status To view your System Status report: WordPress Environment This provides general information about your site and WordPress installation and features you […]

  • Webhooks

    What are Webhooks? A Webhook is an event notification sent to a URL of your choice. Users can configure them to trigger events on one site to invoke behavior on another. Webhooks are useful for integrating with third-party services and other external API that support them. Webhooks in WooCommerce Webhooks were introduced in WooCommerce 2.2 and can […]

  • Widgets included with WooCommerce

    Several widgets come with WooCommerce that help you display products in a multitude of ways in your themes widgetized areas. Included Widgets Cart Products list – A list of your store’s products. Products by Rating list – A list of your store’s top-rated products. Recently Viewed Products list – Display a list of a customer’s recently […]

  • WooCommerce Menu Items

    Home Section The Home section is your WooCommerce dashboard. Here you can stay on top of your store performance, get useful tips and insights to grow your business, and quickly access some of the most important areas to manage your store. More information at: . Orders Section The Orders section is used for viewing and […]

  • WooCommerce Store Editing

    Store Editing enables you to edit parts of your store without the need to code. It is a collection of features/elements that include: You can find more information on each of these features and elements below. Requirements We recommend updating WordPress and WooCommerce to the newest stable version. The minimum requirements are: Blocks What are […]