The next WordPress Shopping Cart to discuss is Shopp. I have been working with Shopp for a number of years and I have a quite a bit of instruction on the site on how to use Shopp. It’s a paid plugin by shoppplugin.net and it costs $55 per site which includes 1 year of support
In this session we show how to add custom descriptions to product categories using a category template. If it’s critical to have category SEO meta titles, the way to accomplish it is to include a description placed in the category template. Rick: Now this is a problem I have not figured out how to solve
In this session we show how to add custom titles to product categories and discuss the difference between the standard WordPress category function and the one that Shopp creates. Shopp has its own custom format for displaying so if we want to add a custom title, we use the regular WordPress category screen. Rick: Now
In this series we discuss two ways of adding Thesis SEO and Multimedia Box features to Shopp. We show how to create the necessary code so you can add Thesis post meta to Shopp and custom titles and descriptions for product categories. We also discuss the option of using our plugin "Shopp Connect for Thesis" for these as well.
We answer a question about how long it will take to estimate the taxes with this function. We discuss some options and different possible iterations for this function. Rick: We’re going to go ahead and save that. Craig, I’m going to actually unmute your microphone here for a second. So does that make sense? Craig:
In this session we show how to add add error checking to the PHP function that returns the California local sales tax rate. We also try changing the cities to see if the tax rates will change. Rick: Now that we know that our thing is working right, we’re going to add the new code
In this session we test the function and get rid of special characters that might affect the tax calculation. We also clean the city names up by applying filters to eliminate some of the errors. Rick: The other iteration on this, although we should just check this, right now if there’s any typo, there’s not
In this session we show how to get the correct rate for the city using a key to take the value of the city and the shipping value of city and place it in a variable. We compare the city name with the city that is inside the city shipping address and compare the city
In this session we go through the process of obtaining and formatting the tax rates and discuss the need to be in a specific format in order to work in PHP. We show how to create a variable after a return statement and a string of cities and values. That one little part of it
In this session we discuss the use of the shopp_cart_taxrate_() filter to filter the tax rates. The filter grabs the value of the rate and lets us change the value. We create a conditional statement so that if it is California it will return a specific number otherwise it returns the default rate. This is
We discuss the different levels of taxation within the state of California. And show, step by step, how to create a function that replaces the calculated tax with the specific tax for each city. We conclude the seminar by showing how to add add error checking to the function.
In this session we show a specific example for free shipping using a coupon code. We set up the coupon code so that it gives free shipping when the subtotal amount is greater than or equal to $50.00. We also specify a start date and end date for the promo code and enable the promotion
In this session we discuss the different sets of conditions applied to the shopping cart and cart item. These conditions apply to any item name, item quantity, item amount, total quantity, shipping amount, subtotal amount, discount amount, customer type, ship-to country, promo code and promo use count. That’s the catalog product. For the shopping cart
In this session we discuss catalog promotions which are the discounts applied to catalog products. We show how to apply the discount based on the name of product, category, variation, product price sale price, customer type and in stock. So let’s take a look at the catalog promotions. Product catalog price… apply the discount to
In this session we show where to apply promotions in Shopp. We look at the Promotions Editor and talk about the areas (cart item, shopping cart and catalog product) that the discounts can be applied to what happens when you apply the discount to these areas. Once you’ve decided what kind of a discount you
If you would like to provide discount prices, a certain amount of money off, or coupon codes for your products in Shopp, then this seminar is for you. We discuss the types of promotions and discounts available and the conditions in which they are applied. Then we show where and how to apply to the promotions and finish with a specific example of free shipping with a coupon code.