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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.
Marketing is one of the first things that an online seller usually struggles with. And by marketing, I don’t mean putting a link to your store on Facebook. I mean honest, well-planned and solid marketing that really makes a difference.
Beeketing is a company that has made a plugin based on exactly that – what WooCommerce sellers want.
It takes care of:
- Up-selling & Cross-selling
- Discounts & Free shipping
- Personalization & recommended products
- Social proof
- way-way more – too much to be listed in dot-point.
Suffice to say, that this plugin removes a whole lot of pain that you’d encounter when taking a traditional approach to marketing.
If you’re new to the world of online marketing, then this is an app that can…well…take care of it all!
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.
Want to know more about increasing your ecommerce conversions?
Read the article:
25 Ways to Optimize your Ecommerce Conversion Rate (read now.)
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.
One other topic that’s hard to pass up talking about is website speed. WordPress is known for being notoriously slow.
But with a few tricks and maybe a plugin or two, your WordPress blog can be loading as quick as a flash. This moneyhomeblog.com article discusses some of the best WordPress plugins to make your website load faster.
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?
Did we forget anything? Let us know in the comments!