Exchange Add-Ons: Basic Coupons

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Coupons are great incentives for your customers to make a purchase.  Exchange allows you to easily create coupons for your customers.
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To create coupons in Exchange, you’ll first need to go to Exchange > Add-ons and enable the Basic Coupons add-on. 
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[[File:Add-onsMenu.png|Add-onsMenu.png|link=]]
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[[File:CouponsAdd-on.png|CouponsAdd-on.png|link=]]
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Once you’ve enabled the Basic Coupons add-on, you should now see Coupons in your Exchange menu.
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[[File:CouponsMenu.png|CouponsMenu.png|link=]]
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Go to Exchange > Coupons and click Add New at the top of the page. 
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[[File:Coupons.png|Coupons.png|link=]]
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First, you’ll want to give your coupon a name.  This is for your reference only, so name it whatever you’d like.
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Next, you’ll create the code for the customer to use.  You can either create your own code or you can click the die to the right of the box and have a code randomly generated for you.
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Then you’ll select how much the coupon will be worth.  You can select a percentage amount or a dollar amount. 
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You’ll then enter your start and end dates during which the coupon will be valid.
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After that, you can choose to limit the number of times this coupon can be used.
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[[File:CouponLimits.png|CouponLimits.png|link=]]
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You can then limit the coupon so that it can only be applied to a specific product. 
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[[File:LimitToProduct.png|LimitToProduct.png|link=]]
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To do this, just check the '''Limit to a specific product''' box and then select the product you'd like the coupon to apply to from the drop down menu.
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Now you have coupon codes you can send out to your customers!
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==More Links==
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*[http://ithemes.com/2013/11/26/new-product-specific-coupons-in-exchange-1-7/ New Product-Specific Coupons in Exchange 1.7]
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==See Also==
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*[[:Introduction_to_Exchange_Add-Ons|Introduction]]
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*[http://ithemes.com/exchange/add-ons/ Exchange Add-ons on iThemes.com]
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*[[Exchange_Free_Add-Ons|Free Add-Ons]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Basic_Coupons|Basic Coupons]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Basic_Reporting_Dashboard_Widget|Basic Reporting Dashboard Widget]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Billing_Address|Billing Address]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Duplicate_Products|Duplicate Products]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Guest_Checkout|Guest Checkout]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Multi-item_Cart|Multi-item Cart]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Offline_Payments|Offline Payments]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_PayPal_Standard_Basic|PayPal Standard Basic]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_PayPal_Standard_Secure|PayPal Standard Secure]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Product_Categories|Product Categories]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Product_Tags|Product Tags]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Simple_Shipping|Simple Shipping]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Simple_Taxes|Simple Taxes]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Stripe|Stripe]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Switch_Product_Types|Switch Product Types]]
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*[[Exchange_Premium_Add-Ons|Premium Add-Ons]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_bbPress_Membership|bbPress Membership]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Custom_URL_Tracking|Custom URL Tracking]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Customer_Pricing|Customer Pricing]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Easy_Canadian_Sales_Tax|Easy Canadian Sales Tax]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Easy_US_Sales_Tax|Easy U.S. Sales Tax]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Featured_Video|Featured Video]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Free_Offers|Free Offers]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_MailChimp|MailChimp]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Manual_Purchases|Manual Purchases]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Modify_Default_Redirects|Modify Default Redirects]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Product_Variants|Product Variants]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Quantity_Discounts|Quantity Discounts]]
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**[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Recurring_Payments|Recurring Payments]]
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==Quick Links==__NOEDITSECTION__
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====Resources====__NOEDITSECTION__
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*'''[http://ithemes.com/tutorial/category/ithemes-exchange/ Tutorials]''' - Short video tutorials to help you become an Exchange expert.
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====Support====__NOEDITSECTION__
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*'''[http://ithemes.com/forum/forum/207-exchange-ecommerce-plugin/ Get Basic Help]''' - Get free help on some basics of Exchange.
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*'''[http://ithemes.com/member/signup.php?price_group=250&product_id=315 Get Premium Support]''' - Get premium and priority support for Exchange.
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====Report & Request====__NOEDITSECTION__
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*'''[http://ithemes.com/exchange/bugs/ Report a Bug or Problem]''' - Help us fix an issue that you have found in Exchange
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*'''[http://ithemes.com/exchange/feature-request/ Request a Feature]''' - Help us improve Exchange for everyone
  
 
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Latest revision as of 12:09, June 6, 2014

Coupons are great incentives for your customers to make a purchase. Exchange allows you to easily create coupons for your customers.

To create coupons in Exchange, you’ll first need to go to Exchange > Add-ons and enable the Basic Coupons add-on.


Add-onsMenu.png


CouponsAdd-on.png


Once you’ve enabled the Basic Coupons add-on, you should now see Coupons in your Exchange menu.


CouponsMenu.png


Go to Exchange > Coupons and click Add New at the top of the page.


Coupons.png


First, you’ll want to give your coupon a name. This is for your reference only, so name it whatever you’d like.

Next, you’ll create the code for the customer to use. You can either create your own code or you can click the die to the right of the box and have a code randomly generated for you.

Then you’ll select how much the coupon will be worth. You can select a percentage amount or a dollar amount.

You’ll then enter your start and end dates during which the coupon will be valid.

After that, you can choose to limit the number of times this coupon can be used.


CouponLimits.png


You can then limit the coupon so that it can only be applied to a specific product.


LimitToProduct.png


To do this, just check the Limit to a specific product box and then select the product you'd like the coupon to apply to from the drop down menu.

Now you have coupon codes you can send out to your customers!


More Links

See Also

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Resources

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