What is WooCommerce?
WooCommerce is a free eCommerce plugin that allows you to sell anything, beautifully. Built to integrate seamlessly with WordPress, WooCommerce is the world’s favorite eCommerce solution that gives both store owners and developers complete control.
What is a WooCommerce site?
WooCommerce is an open source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. It is designed for small to large-sized online merchants using WordPress. Launched on September 27, 2011, the plugin quickly became popular for its simplicity to install and customize and free base product.
Can my existing WordPress site run WooCommerce within it?
WooCommerce doesn’t force users to go beyond their comfort zone when building their online store, yet at the same time, it readily opens the door for more than just ecommerce.
For example, WooCommerce users can build a fully functioning store within a professional website, alongside an integrated blog. All of these dimensions of a business’ online presence are harnessed in one place, and presented together seamlessly, and it’s all thanks to WooCommerce being a WordPress based platform.
Does WooCommerce get used by professional online stores?
Although WooCommerce is a free, user-friendly ecommerce platform, you shouldn’t let that fool you into thinking it isn’t a professional online store solution – because that’s exactly what it is.
Built into the platform can be found detailed order tracking and customer engagement tools, which allow merchants to view past and open orders, update delivery statuses, apply discounts and so forth. In fact, tax settings, inventory management, shipping options, coupon codes and pretty much everything else you need for a professional ecommerce setup, is part of WooCommerce, right out of the box.
Does WooCommerce handle different types of products and attributes?
Perhaps one of WooCommerce’s biggest benefit to ecommerce newcomers, is that merchants using the platform can exercise a whole lot of flexibility with their products, without having to know too much about the technical side of things.
Products can be categorized, given sale prices, independent attributes, and more. Additionally, WooCommerce stores are capable of selling physical, virtual, downloadable and even affiliate/external products.
Business Showcase / eCommerce
A business showcase / ecommerce website will allow you to be able to promote your business services in a detailed and easy to use way. Your potential customers will be able to quickly find and access the important information they need to be able to make a choice on working with you or your competing company. Not only will your customers be able to view your services they can also make online purchases directly from your website. This can save you and your customers time and money by being able to purchase or order things from you directly without having to ever visit your physical store.This package is good for businesses or individuals that would like to promote themselves and sell their products or services in a simple but professional manner.