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Change Default WooCommerce Colors

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The next thing we are going to talk about is CSS and how to change default WooCommerce colors on a Thesis 2.3 site. I showed you on byobwebsite where you can download that. Click on Resources on the menu then scroll down to Thesis 2.3 and on the list there is this “Download the Thesis

Add Support for the Photo Gallery

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Now we’re going to look at support for the photo gallery on a Thesis 2.3, WooCommerce store. And that something you’re changing, you’re going to automatically have support for the photo gallery? Chris? Chris: Yes. So the next release includes automatic script generation to support those things. Rick: If you want it right now, again,

Provide Support for Shortcodes & Widgets on Non-store Pages

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Next we’re going to look at providing support for shortcodes and widgets that are on non-store pages in a Thesis 2.3, WooCommerce store. The beauty of Thesis 2.3 is that it only loads javascript and CSS on pages that you need it. But let’s say that you want to put the cart widget on what’s

Give the Product Page a Separate Widget Area

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Something you may very well want to do in your WooCommerce, Thesis 2.3 store is to give your product pages a different widget area. This is especially true if you’ve got a bunch of pages and a blog and that sort of thing. You may want to just create your own widget area to have

Make ALL Product Categories Full Width

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We just saw how easy it was to make a specific product category full width in WooCommerce and Thesis 2.3. Next we want to show you how to make all product categories full page as well. We are going to do something very familiar. Let’s go back over to the Skin Editor and then you’re

Make a Specific Product Category Full Width

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We’ve been working on how to make the Shop page and other pages in WooCommerce full width on a Thesis 2.3 site. Now let’s make a specific product category full width. For example, come back over to our Shop page and let’s make the Clothing one full width. Come to our Clothing category. Four of

Make the Rest of the Store Pages Full Width

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You just saw how easy it was to make the WooCommerce Shop page full width in Thesis 2.3. Now let’s say you want to make your cart page full width. Chances are by the time you get somebody to the cart or checkout you don’t want anything in the sidebar distracting them. It’s actually quite

How to Make the Shop Page Full Width

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Now that you understand how the WooCommerce Shop page works I want to show you how to make your shop page full width in Thesis 2.3. That happens in the Skin Editor. From where we are on the site right now you can see the template that is being used to display this. So you

Start from Scratch with WooCommerce in Thesis 2.3

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If you are using Thesis 2 but haven’t started using WooCommerce yet then the first thing to do is to upgrade to Thesis 2.3 and then to install and setup WooCommerce. This class is not about how to install and setup WooCommerce. But once you’ve done that this is what you have, you have a

Upgrading an Existing Store

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The very first thing we are going to do in this Thesis 2.3 for the WooCommerce Store Owner seminar is to upgrade an existing store because many people have been operating Thesis and WooCommerce since Thesis 2 came out. They’ve been using a plugin that was created by Serge Liatko, the WooCommerce Thesis Integrator plugin.

What are the Benefits of Using Thesis 2.3 with WooCommerce

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Let’s talk about the benefits of using Thesis 2.3 with WooCommerce before we get into customizations. In the first place you get all the inherent benefits of Thesis. Its speed, its efficient and all that kind of stuff. Its schema, its SEO, all of the things that you are using Thesis for in the first

Thesis 2.3 for the WooCommerce Store Owner

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This seminar is for anybody who is either already operating Thesis 2 and a WooCommerce store or people who are considering doing that in the future. It is designed so that if you are a beginner there are things you can do right away to get started. There is also material for advanced users, in particular, designers and developers who may want to extend, alter or change the way the default system of Thesis and WooCommerce working together. We show you how to customize your shop pages and change default WooCommerce elements.

Thesis 2.3 Seamlessly Integrates with WooCommerce

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The sixth reason I love Thesis 2.3 for WordPress is that it now seamlessly integrates with WooCommerce. Every store page works perfectly out of the box. It doesn’t load extra code where it isn’t needed. It just plain old ordinary works. You don’t have to worry about it. We’ll talk about that again in a

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 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

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

Part 1 – Choosing the Right Shopping Cart Plugin

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Well, good morning everybody and welcome to this first lesson in our How to create an online store with WooCommerce series. Now, I would like to introduce you to Laura Crisci. Laura has been long suffering waiting for me to get to the point where I was ready to teach this course. I think it

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