WooCommerce Online Store Configuration

WooCommerce is a popular WordPress plugin that allows you to operate an online store. OM4 can configure the plugin for you so you can use its features. Use of a WooCommerce Online Store requires the OM4 eCommerce hosting plan.

Core WooCommerce features include:

  • Product Catalog: create products, add product images and descriptions, display products on your website by category or individually
  • Product Types: sell physical products, downloads or services
  • Marketing & Promotion: sale banners, discount coupons
  • Shipping: multiple configurable shipping methods with optional extensions
  • Payment Gateways: realtime credit card sales via PayPal gateway and addtional optional extensions
  • Reporting: graphical reporting on sales, customers and stock
You may review additional features of the WooCommerce plugin at the official website: WooCommerce
OM4 provides fixed price quotations to install and configure a WooCommerce Online store for you, and during your Website Briefing OM4 will discuss how you want your store configured.
Our standard quote includes:
  • discussing your requirements and reviewing alternative configuration options during your Website Briefing and any subsequent Working Sessions you may request
  • installing the WooCommerce plugin and configuring your options
  • creating product categories and products as per your Brief

Payment Gateways

You may choose to utilise one or more of the following payment gateway options as part of your WooCommerce Online Store quotation:

  • PayPal: requires a PayPal business account. Note this is not an option if your business falls into the category of a trust-related business. Credit card transactions are processed online.
  • Manual Payments (Direct Bank Transfer, Cheque): you receive order, and you ship goods once you have confirmed payment

Options (an additional fee applies for these options):

  • Payment Gateway Consultation: a one hour working session to discuss your payment gateway requirements.
  • e-Path Payment Gateway: requires an e-PATH acount and a bank merchant account (MOTO). Transactions complete online, you process credit card transactions offline using your MOTO facility.
  • eWAY Payment Gateway: requires an eWAY account and a bank online merchant account. Credit card transactions are processed online.

Shipping

You may choose to utilise one or more of the following shipping options as part of your WooCommerce Online Store quotation:

  • Free Shipping: free shipping for selected countries. Optional minimum order threshold. Optional free shipping coupon codes.
  • Local Delivery: fixed rate or percentage of order shipping fees for a defined set of postcodes.
  • International Delivery: rate for international (defined set of countries) shipping. Fixed rate per item, class of item or order. Optional fixed or percentage handling fee.
  • Local Pickup: allow customers to pick up goods.
  • Flat Rate: define a standard shipping and optional handling fee per item, class of item (e.g. Small, Bulky) or order.

Options (an additional fee applies for these options):

  • Shipping Consultation: a one hour working session to discuss your shipping requirements.
  • Australia Post: configure an extension that allows shipping cost to be calculated automatically from Australia Post lookup based on height/width/length of products in cart and shipping origin/destination. Configure extension for Australia Post shipment tracking. Cost includes purchase of WooCommerce Extensions.
  • Table Rate Shipping: configure an extension that defines shipping rates by location, zone, price, weight, or item count. This fee covers installation of the extension. Configuration may be carried out by the website owner, or via Shipping Consultation sessions with OM4. Cost includes purchase of WooCommerce Extension.
  • Per Product Shipping: configure an extension that allows per-product shipping costs. ¬† Cost: includes purchase of WooCommerce Extension.

 WooCommerce Extensions

WooCommerce has a growing range of published extensions: WooCommerce Extensions

OM4 has provided standardised options that include purchase fee and configuration for a number of popular extensions. OM4 may be able to configure additional extensions for you on request. Where an extension does not appear in the list of options above, schedule a Working Session to discuss your extension requirements with OM4 and we will prepare a custom quotation for you.

Related Links

  • WooCommerce Documentation
  • WooThemes