Are you looking for the best WooCommerce plugins for your eshop? See my list of favorite plugins for different situations.
There are many plugins for WooCommerce . These allow you to expand the functionality of the e-shop with many new features. In this article I will list the top plugins for products and their images, discount coupons and discounts, invoices, shipping, emails, bulk editing, export, import and more.
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Like it, my list of plugins is broken down by region:
Order Delivery Date allows customers to choose their own delivery date on the checkout page. This reduces the leaving of the basket by up to 50%. At the same time, it helps e-shop owners not to miss the delivery date. Free version here .
Free version here .
Woo Stickers by Webline is a useful plugin for creating stickers for individual products . Allows you to label a product, for example, Sold Out or New . A welcome feature is the ability to set the display time of the sticker. In addition, you can set their own appearance for individual stickers.
This plugin will make it easier for your customers to view the goods on your site. Thanks to it, the customer can move between goods without returning to the catalog page. The Next and Previous buttons are used to move between the goods.
WooCommerce Products Filter allows you to search for products on the e-shop website . The customer can filter products by categories, brands, prices and the like.
YITH WooCommerce Zoom Magnifier is a very practical plugin that allows visitors to your e-shop to view product image details. The detail of the goods is displayed when the customer moves the mouse over the image.
As the name suggests, this plugin allows you to create a dynamic product gallery . The plugin resizes the images to fit in the gallery. It also allows you to add captions to images . Images in the gallery are optimized for search engines.
A quality presentation of the goods is necessary to attract the customer. This plugin allows you to set the 360 ° rotation of the goods . The advantage is that it is also compatible with mobile devices. For a perfect rotation effect, you need at least 36 product images, one for every 10 °. In addition to rotation, it also has a zoom function.
Booster for WooCommerce includes several features. For example, all world currencies and cryptocurrencies also with symbols, their rates, stickers with a price tag, the possibility of booking products, setting the availability of products by date. It also allows you to add more common payment gateways to the Woo e-shop, ordering tools and invoicing.
A very useful plugin for managing order numbers . When creating orders in Woo, you may have orders sorted by date, but you will not have their IDs in order. This plugin will make sure that the order IDs follow the order.
An excellent tool for rewarding loyal customers. It allows customers to collect loyalty points, which they can then exchange for discounts on further purchases. You can choose the settings for which customers will collect points. For example, for e-shop purchases, product reviews and reviews, registration and the like.
With the plugin, you can add products from the e-shop to Google Shopping . In the process of exporting goods, you can change the product name and their categories.
This plugin is a handy marketing tool. Thanks to it, the customer can create a wish list to which he adds a specific product . You can move the list to the cart but also share it on social networks. In addition, it can be used to create your targeted offers for customers.
Checkout Manager allows you to customize the order summary page. You can rename, hide, or add fields in the billing, shipping, and checkout sections . It also allows you to set, activate, or deactivate mandatory and optional fields.
Woo Uploads is a plugin for uploading files – it allows customers to upload their own files such as photos, pdf documents and more to the product in the cart and order.
Import / Export
Import and export plugins provide multiple features. This plugin will serve as a useful tool for importing products from XML or CSV files into your WooCommerce online store . You can import a number of products at once. It’s easy to use. It uses the drag & drop function to further simplify the import.
Plugin designed for import and export of products. Allows you to perform both operations via a CSV file. With the free version, you will only be able to import and export a simple product. Only the paid version provides support for importing and exporting product variants.
This WooCommerce plugin ensures the export of order data. When exporting, you have a choice of several formats: CSV, XLS, XML and JSON. Exported data includes order data, customer information, product attributes, used coupons, final price, taxes, discounts and the like.
Email communication with customers is an important part of the operation of any e-shop. There are several plugins to make this easier:
SIP Advanced Email Rules makes it easy to manage and send emails in Woo. With this plugin you can create customer lists depending on various criteria. You can create a list according to the payment method used by customers, based on the shipping method, you can send customers, for example, a coupon email and reminder emails with an overview of your products.
WooCommerce provides multiple settings for transportation. To extend them, you need to find suitable plugins for shipping:
Table Rate Shipping is a handy premium shipping plugin. Provides the option of multiple traffic settings . For example, depending on the order amount, weight, size, or number of items. You can also use it to set up traffic for different regions by setting up rate tables for each traffic zone.
Shipping Multiple Addresses allows you to ship goods that are ordered from a single user account to multiple addresses . The user has the option to store multiple addresses within their account. Thus, one customer can order goods for several people without having to create a separate order for each.
Use this plugin to set up free shipping policies. Several conditions can be created here for each transport rate. Free shipping can also be set up for different user roles. The setting allows you to apply conditions such as quantity, free shipping coupon, weight, order amount and the like.
The transport plugins I would like to mention include the Per Product Shipping plugin. Allows you to set shipping costs depending on the place of delivery for each type of goods. The price of individual modes of transport may vary. This plugin can be especially useful for e-shops that sell oversized or bulky products .
Discount coupons are an excellent tool to promote sales. There are several extensions that will allow you to make better use of this marketing tool:
The Store Credit plugin allows you to create discount coupons with credit. The customer does not have to spend his coupon once. The use of the coupon is limited by the expiration date. It also makes it easier to send coupons to customers via email.
Free Gift Coupons creates discount coupons that allow the customer with the correct coupon code to get the goods for free. It is an excellent marketing tool for encouraging customers to buy a specific product, for which they will receive a free coupon for the gift.
Smart Coupons allows you to create various types of discount and gift coupons , create discounts per click on a specific URL, set discounts on goods and the like.
A very useful plugin to support sales. Thanks to WooCommerce Volume Discount Coupons , you can set discounts when purchasing a certain amount of goods . The customer will find information about the amount of the discount on the product card. The plugin automatically displays the provided discount in the cart as well.
Invoices are an important part of the business process. There are several invoicing plugins for issuing, exporting, sending and printing invoices:
WooCommerce SuperInvoice is one of the best plugins for invoices. It is a practical extension of WooCommerce for smaller e-shops. This plugin allows you to create invoices using the online application SuperFaktura . You can also set up invoice numbering, e-mailing and, for logged-in users, the display of the invoice in the order detail.
WooCommerce PDF Invoices & Packing Slips is a practical tool suitable for every online store. The plugin automatically adds an invoice or delivery note in PDF format to the e-mail that confirms the order of the goods to the customer. You can also set which customers you want to send the invoice to.
This Woo plugin adds a new sidebar to the order page. Provides the ability to print invoices and delivery notes for individual product orders. You can also edit the store name, address, complaint and refund conditions, order notes, and so on.
Invoice allows you to create an invoice directly in a web browser or using an API. It provides automatic creation of invoices, their sending, payment control, export of invoices to PDF and selected accounting programs. The program uses the stored data of registered customers, it also responds to changes in stored data.
For the Slovak market, I recommend using the SuperFaktura service for its simplicity and clarity.
Plugins for warehouse management and mass editing of products are a practical helper in warehouse management of the e-shop:
Bulk Stock Management is the official WooCommerce plugin for bulk editing. This premium plugin allows you to manage inventory of products in stock. Products can be filtered by type and status. You can also use this plugin to sort filtered inventory lists by name, ID, quantity, and so on. The overall report can be viewed and printed.
WooCommerce Advanced Bulk Edit is a useful tool for creating and editing orders, product variants, adding various attributes and managing inventory . You will find several settings and filtering options here. For example, by category, price, discounted price, brand, long and short description, class of transport, dimensions and weight.
WooCommerce Bulk Price and Stock Quantity Update simplifies product management and changes . Allows you to change the price of all products or a specific category. You can enter changes in specific numbers or percentages.
You can use the WooCommerce Stock Manager plugin to manage product stocks and their variants. You can manage inventory levels, prices, discount prices, taxes for each item and its variants, shipping classes, product names, and previews. You can also filter products by category, type, name and so on.
Excellent WooCommerce plugin for bulk product editing. It acts as a spreadsheet for managing product inventory, product variations, coupons, customers, and more . Here you can search, update, delete multiple products or variants at once. This plugin will certainly be welcomed by larger stores as well. It can also manage large stocks.