Getting Started with WooCommerce – Installation

Posted OnSep 7, 2014     CategoryE-commerce     CommentsNo comment

The first step of the guide to setting up a commerce website using the WooCommerce WordPress Plugin is installing the plugin onto your site…

Step 1) On the left-hand sidebar of your Dashboard, scroll down to “Plugins”


Step 2) This will take you to the “Installed Plugins” page. From here, you can either click on “Add New” from the sidebar, or from the top of the page as shown below.


Step 3) On the “Install Plugins” page, use the search box provided to type in “WooCommerce” and then hit the button marked “Search Plugins”


Step 4) You willl then be directed to the “Search Results” page, where the correct plugin is the very top option. Click on the “Install Now” button after reading the Description to the right.


Step 5) The plugin will be downloaded and the package will be unpacked. If everything is fine with the plugin, click on “Activate Plugin” to complete the process.


Step 6) The WooCommerce Plugin is now installed! The last step is to click on the purple button marked “Install WooCommerce Pages”. This will install the final steps needed for you to start setting up products and order pages for your website.


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