WooCommerce is the offspring of one of the biggest blogging websites, WordPress. Over 235,000 users in the US use WooCommerce and its extreme customizability.
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To help you customise your WooCommerce store, we’re going to talk about 10 of the Best WooCommerce Plugins and extensions.
First things first, everyone needs this. The go-to beginner’s bundle, ‘The Poor Guys Swiss Knife’ was great but it’s now been abandoned by its developers. In its place, we recommend Booster. It’s the basic bundle of apps and plugins that take care of all the simple features that you need for your eCommerce store to function. Without a doubt, one of the best WooCommerce Plugins.
How often have you sent something off, only to find that it didn’t arrive at the address- because the address didn’t exist? Even a little typo can mean something is sent to the wrong side of the country. Using Google’s API (a fancy way of saying information from Google), this extension presents the customer with a list of addresses that he must choose from. This makes sure that the address your goods are being sent to, really do exist.
No more 123 Fake St.
Going away for a few weeks and not able to tend to your orders? Or want to offer value to your customers by delivering a present on a birthday? This is the plugin for you. This plugin adds an option for the user to choose when their package is delivered. If you’re away for a few days, well then these days are blacked out. If the customer wants a product delivered to a friends house in 3 weeks time, the customer can choose this option. A simple, yet versatile and valuable add-on.
The Dynamic Pricing plug-in is nearly endless in its possibilities. You know when you plan to buy 1 thing online but you end up buying 3 or 4 extra things because they were cheap? Yeah, this is the app that is responsible for that! 15% off if you spend over $85. Buy 1 get one free. Used in conjunction with social media campaigns to boost customer loyalty, this Plug-in can be the workhorse of your backend.
Speaking of loyalty, this plugin is a lot like an in-store loyalty card. Create your own points system and give out when a customer reviews your product or shares it on social media. A discount for 2nd, 3rd and 4th times buys is always a good way to make customers come back. A great way to increase average cart spend and spread brand awareness!
Help take your brand worldwide by showing your prices in the currency that your customer wants to see. This plugin allows your customers to switch to different currencies and get their rates converted in the real time. The currency can also be changed automatically according to the user’s geographic location. Another widget that adds value to your customers by giving them more custom information.
Encourage a sale by offering payment in the customer’s currency.
Want to show your customers how much they’re saving if they buy now? To do that, you need to show them your RRP. This app allows you to write text in front of the current price on a product page. A very simple yet effective app to increase conversion!
A simple, yet effective way to encourage a conversion.
Stripe allows you to take credit card payments on your site without having sensitive credit card information hit your servers. Until now, it’s been overly complex and aimed at developed. But thanks to this app, you’re now able to use sensitive credit card payment information as take a payment- without every being at risk yourself. A must have if you plan on accepting Credit Card payments.
Germany can be a tough nut to crack. With some tight eCommerce regulations, making sure that your store is set up correctly is essential for getting your brand in Deutschland. Germanized does exactly that. It is regularly updated by German developers who are on top of all things related to WooCommerce and German eCommerce. This app takes care of your checkout layout, fees, invoices, terms and conditions, the works!
Take the trouble out of selling in Germany. Wundabar!
We all know the importance of an email campaign. Make that important process much easier by using the Woocommerce Mailchimp app. Automatically subscribe your buyers to a list based on their checkout parameters or manually allocate them to a new list. This app takes care of all the legal ‘opt-in’ requirements, leaving you with more time to write a killer email campaign. Simply an essential plugin to streamline efficiency.
There you have it! 10 of the best WooCommerce Plugins to help streamline your online selling.
Are you a WooCommerce user? What are your favourite apps?
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