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How to Configure the WooCommerce Featured Products Widget

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In this session we demonstrate how to configure the WooCommerce Featured Products widget in the sidebar and show you the trick to making sure the products show as featured from the products list. Rick: Okay, so you want to put a WooCommerce widget in a sidebar... Member: Correct. Rick: So, I’m going to let you

Part 4 – Install the Amazon S3 Plugin

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The next thing we're going to do is create a digital product in WooCommerce. This was the physical product that we just created and now we are going to create a simple digital product. But since we are serving our digital products via Amazon S3 we actually need to install the Amazon S3 Plugin before

Part 2 – Create a Simple Physical Product

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The next thing that we are going to do is create our first simple physical product. We looked at sites that have a bunch of sample data but we’re going to actually create a new product and that starts off here, under product, add product. It’s very much like setting up a post or a

Part 1 – WooCommerce and Product Categories – Essential Site Organization

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In Lesson 2, Setup the Product Catalog and Create Products, we're going to be talking about is creating products but really it's not just creating products, it's setting up the store catalog in the process of creating products. Obviously the catalog starts with creating the product but there's a lot more to it than just

Lesson 2 – Setup the Product Catalog & Create Products

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In this second lesson of our Create an Online Store with WooCommerce course we discuss site organization in WooCommerce. We talk about product categories and show how to set them up and then move on to creating simple physical products. We show how to install Amazon S3 which we'll use for downloadable products then we

Part 7 – Configure Payment Gateway Settings

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At this point we’ve configured the General WooCommerce settings and the Inventory, Shipping and Taxes settings. Now it’s time to move on to configuring the Payment Gateway Settings. We’re doing these settings right now in carta1.thesiswoocommerce.com and even though we’re doing this in the Thesis theme, if you are a Genesis theme user, that’s not

Part 8 – Overview of WooCommerce Emails

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We have now configured our payment gateway and it’s time to look at the emails. WooCommerce has a number of emails that are automatically generated and when you’re doing that, it really starts off with these set of basic options. So you can have a “From” name, it could be your company name and your

Part 6 – Configure Inventory, Taxes & Shipping Settings

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Now that we’ve got our General WooCommerce settings configured, we’ll begin configuring inventory, taxes and shipping settings. When we start creating these products we’ll use this system to track inventory for us. So, the first question here is, what happens when somebody begins a purchase but does not complete it. In other words, what happens

Part 5 – Configure General, Catalog & Pages Settings

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We’re going to start off by looking at our General WooCommerce settings for setting up our online store for physical and downloadable products. You can get to the settings just from the settings section here on the menu. We start off by setting up our General Options. We’re in the United States and in this

Part 4 – Install WooCommerce for Genesis 2 and the Agency Theme

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Now what we’re going to do is install WooCommerce for the Genesis 2 child theme Agency. Again, we’re at 2013 style just like when we installed the ClipCart child theme. We’re going to come over here to the dashboard and add a new plugin. Add WooCommerce and then install it. Activate the plugin. Install the

Part 3 – Install WooCommerce for Genesis 2 Using the ClipCart Child Theme

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The next thing we’re going to do is install WooCommerce on a Genesis site. Now, as I said earlier, you sort of expect that installing plugins is pretty much the same, regardless of what theme you’re using but it’s not the case with WooCommerce.We want the Themedy visual designer so we’re going to install it

Part 2 – Install WooCommerce for Thesis 2.1

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Now that we know we’re going to use the WooCommerce Shopping Cart plugin, the next thing to do is to install WooCommerce on Thesis 2.1. So this is the standard Thesis 2.1 site with my page width skin Carta 2.1 installed but essentially, nothing else. It’s got the latest version of Carta, latest version of

Lesson 1 – Setup a Store that Sells Both Physical and Digital Products

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In this first lesson of our Create an Online Store with WooCommerce course we discuss why we've chosen WooCommerce as our shopping cart. Then we install and configure the plugin for Thesis 2.1, and for two child themes of Genesis 2, ClipCart and Agency. Then we move on to working on the product catalog and

Create an Online Store with WooCommerce

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This course is designed for a beginning/intermediate WordPress user. You’ll learn how to sell both physical and digital products online using WordPress, WooCommerce and either Thesis 2 or Genesis 2. Here you’ll learn how to set up your store, how to collect payments, how to securely deliver your digital products (music, video, ebooks, courses, etc) and how to calculate shipping.

How to Choose the Right WordPress Shopping Cart – Part 12 – Overview of WooCommerce

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The next WordPress Shopping cart to discuss is WooCommerce which is a free plugin by Woo Themes. And the way WooCommerce works is they give you the plugin free. It's a very full featured, very powerful well-done plugin except that it doesn't come with any support. And almost everybody using it needs to end up

Integrating WooCommerce with Thesis 2 – Part 16 – How to Make Stylistic Changes to WooCommerce Elements

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I know you're going to ask the question, "Okay well, how do I change these kinds of colors like Add to Cart and this 43 color and then this roundish color here". So we're going to make some stylistic changes to WooCommerce Elements. Now, this round color which also has the stars, that's the link

Integrating WooCommerce with Thesis 2 – Part 15 – Customize the Main Store Template

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Just as we created a custom template to display specific products differently, the same thing can happen with the Catalog pages in our WooCommerce-Thesis 2 eCommerce site. Here we're going to customize the main store template for our WooCommerce store. First, we’re going decide that our main store page is not going to have a

Integrating WooCommerce with Thesis 2 – Part 13 – Configure the Product Page to Accept Reviews

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We're going to fix an error that I made here first on the individual Product pages. I left this comment system here in place and that was a mistake. So we're going to click to edit this here real quickly and we're just going to drag the comment part out of here as well. I've

Integrating WooCommerce with Thesis 2 – Part 14 – Create a Custom Template for Specific Products

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The next thing we're going to do in our Integration of WooCommerce and Thesis 2 is to customize some templates because it can be the case with the Product page that all products are the same. You may have some kinds of products that you want to display entirely differently. You can't necessarily make it