Did you know you can sell products in WordPress using WooCommerce - a free plugin? What's more, you may also let customers decide about the features with a configurable WooCommerce product. Because the WordPress product configurator is the WooCommerce Product Configurator. But don't bother about the names, though. Let's learn how to sell and customize WooCommerce products right from your WordPress.
Using WordPress as a selling platform is possible thanks to extensions called plugins.
So today, you will see how to use WooCommerce and a free product configurator to sell beautiful and customized products!
Table of contents
1️⃣ First: WooCommerce
To start selling in WordPress, first, you need the WooCommerce plugin.
WooCommerce lets you sell both:
- and virtual products.
So, you can sell WooCommerce configurable products such as T-shirts, electronics, or downloadable files. Also, you can start selling your experience in form of video lessons📹 .
Of course, there are a lot of possibilities as this plugin is flexible.
What's more, it's free!
Also, there are a lot of useful add-ons. They let you easily configure shipping or marketing.
2️⃣ Second: Flexible Product Fields
Next, you need to install a lightweight free plugin - a product configurator for WooCommerce.
Wondering which WooCommerce configurator to choose? Meet Flexible Product Fields:
So, the plugin lets you configure variable options for your products. But not only! You can add as many as 20 different extra fields to a WooCommerce product page. What's more, it also allows you to add extra pricing and conditional logic.
Custom fields in the free version of Flexible Product Fields
- Radio with images
- Radio with colors
Not bad for a free WordPress plugin and a WooCommerce product configurator, right? 😉
👉🏼 Just look at the example:
👉🏼 For example, in the gif above you can see the following extra fields added with our product configurator WordPress plugin: Date picker, Select (drop-down), Radio field with conditional logic (PRO), and a checkbox with extra pricing (PRO).
3️⃣ Third: Now, start selling!
👉🏼 If you followed our guide on WooCommerce configurable products, you have successfully installed the WordPress Product Configurator:
- first, use WooCommerce which lets you add & sell products,
- then Flexible Product Fields, a free plugin for product customization.
Now you're ready to sell anything you want🎉
However, how do you like the method from this article? Let us know. Use the comments section below.
Today, you've learned how to add and use configurable products with a free configurator plugin for WordPress & WooCommerce.
What's more, I've shown you examples of how to create customized products in WooCommerce.
Also, you now know where to find more free plugins to boost your store!