Important Woocommerce Tips and Tricks

by Chetan B. Top rated Upwork Freelancer

Among the present most popular and powerful online platforms for development of E-commerce websites is Woocommerce. It has never been easier and cheaper to build an online store. However, this process is now fairly easier and exciting, courtesy of WooCommerce.

Nevertheless, you can utilize Woocommerce platform in a smart way, using these tips and tricks. You can also hire Woocommerce Experts who provide Woocommerce customization services:

1.     Add a live search feature to your WooCommerce

To allow your customers see the most important, as well as the general search outcomes of your website, ensure your WooCommerce store has a live search feature by adding it. As a result, there will be faster and enhanced shopping encounter.

Besides that, a WooCommerce product search extension is essential, as it allows you to see many matching store outcomes by typing some letters in the search bar.

2.     Make your products relevant by adding categories and subcategories

Although this is seen as a simple trick, it is among the most successful methods to apply when you are making an online store with WooCommerce.

The addition of categories and subcategories on your stores enables your users to easily sort items when searching for their desired products. In turn, this speeds up their searches, because they will not spend much of their time browsing through the entire store to locate a particular item that they need.

Further, the addition of categories and subcategories pages on your store enhances its SEO rankings. Are you wondering how? Here is the answer. The more the number of particular pages and long tail keyword you are using for classification of pages, the more the chances of customers discovering your store in search engines.

3.     Concentrate on enhancing content internal linking

The other important feature in WooCommerce websites is internal linking. The aim of internal linking is redirecting visitors to other posts through the links available in your blogs. In addition, WooCommerce offers in-built features for addition of cross-sells and upsells to your items. In general, cross-sells get shown as complementary products on the cart page. On the other hand, upsells are to some extent products that resemble those you have chosen to add in your cart.

Furthermore, some WordPress themes offers particular styled product pages for displaying your products. For example, the Noir WordPress theme detects similar products in an automatic way, and it displays them the right category. Moreover, you can utilize WooCommerce widgets on the sidebar, to display other products that has top ratings and might attract your customers.

The other way of achieving this is through addition of a WooCommerce price compare plugin. This will assist your customers in comparing many products, as well as their features. In turn, an increased chance of users making purchase of products from your online store.

Also, internal linking offers an improved SEO ranking to your store. In fact, it allows bots to discover various pages of your WooCommerce website depending on the internal links.

4.     Ensure your reviews are authentic and true

Today, among the important characteristics of a business is social customer satisfaction evidence. In fact, the best means of getting some concept regarding it is through customer reviews. On the other hand, fake reviews for a particular product which appears to be either worded perfectly or confusing might chase your possible customers away.

Therefore, you should make sure that all reviews that are published on your online store will be trusted by both users and visitors. To do so, ensure you first verify all reviews that are posted on your store. The easiest method of doing so is checking the box under WooCommerce >>Settings>> Products. As a result, only “verified” owners with either registered accounts or made a purchase of the particular product from your store will be able to leave a review.

5.     Enhance the speed of your WooCommerce store

Your SEO ranking will be better due to enhanced speed of your WooCommerce store. This should not be a surprise, but it is true page load times get considered by many popular search engines such as Google. In fact, page load times matters today. And, the SEO ranking of a page that has a load time of 10 seconds is better than that of page with 30 seconds of load time. Indeed, a 5-second interval between loads may prove to be essential to some customers because they might leave rather than waiting.

Checking the present page speed of your site using tools like Google PageSpeed Insights is the first step to enhancing its speed. These free online tools provide you with the precise load time for your page, and suggestions on how to enhance the load time.

In most cases, you just need to optimize the images. Did you know uploading high quality and large images on your website raises your load times delays for mobile users? So, you should choose an image with a reasonable size, and then change it to JPEG. But, ensure you are using an image optimizer to do so. Also, you can ensure your content loads faster by using a CDN.

6.     Write quality and unique product description content

You should always ensure your product descriptions are unique and of quality. One of the main mistakes that people make when building online stores using WooCommerce is using copied content to describe their product.

When it comes to product content, the easiest way out may be copy-paste method. Besides that, many plugins let you link your WooCommerce store with your Amazon associates account for automatic upload of product content from Amazon. But, from an SEO point of view, this method has a major disadvantage.

You should make your own unique and quality product descriptions if your product pages are to stand out in regards to SEO rankings. In addition, the other successful strategy of enhancing page rankings and views is adding customized images and media.

7.     Monitor your shop’s detailed statistics

If you are looking for the best method of monitoring and observing of your WooCommerce store, this tip is the ideal solution. Integrate your store with an appropriate plugin, which offers you with basic analysis and reports regarding products and orders, as well as customers.


If you are looking for ways of offering the best user experience to your users, these are the tips to apply on your online store. Besides that, you will achieve better SEO rankings, good customer retention, and enhanced store features. You can also take help with WordPress Experts who provide Woocommerce development support.

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About Chetan B. Freshman   Top rated Upwork Freelancer

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Created on Sep 18th 2019 16:14. Viewed 231 times.


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