Add a Coupon

Creating coupon codes for your customers is a great way to make more sales! It only takes a minute to add a coupon code with WooCommerce.

Discount type :

  • Cart discount – A fixed total discount for the entire cart.
  • Cart % discount – A percentage discount for the entire cart.
  • Product discount – A fixed total discount for selected products only.
  • Product % discount – A percentage discount for selected products only.

Coupon amount

Fixed value or percentage off depending on the discount type you choose. Entered without the currency unit or a percent sign as these will be added automatically, e.g., ’10’ for 10£ or 10%.

Allow free shipping

Removes shipping cost when coupon is used. Requires free shipping be enabled.

Coupon expiry date

What date the coupon should expire and can no longer be used. Expiry happens at 12:00 am or 00:00 on the date chosen. If you want a coupon to be valid through Christmas Day but invalid the moment Christmas is over, set the expiration date to YYYY-12-26. It uses your site’s time zone setting at Settings > General > Timezone in WordPress.

Usage Restriction

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Minimum spend

This field allows you to set the minimum subtotal needed to use the coupon. Note: The sum of the cart subtotal + tax is used to determine the minimum amount.

Maximum spend

This field allows you to set the maximum subtotal allowed when using the coupon.

Individual use only

Tick the box if you don’t want this coupon to be used in addition to other coupons.

Exclude sale items

Tick the box if you don’t want this coupon to apply to products on sale. Per-cart coupons do not work if a sale item is added afterward.

Products

Selection of products that the cart must contain for the coupon to be valid; or which products are discounted for Product Discounts.

Exclude products

A list of products that the cart must not contain for the coupon to be valid for Cart Discounts; or which individual products are not discounted for Product Discounts.

Product categories

A list of product categories that the cart must contain for the coupon to be valid; or which categories are discounted for Product Discounts.

Exclude categories

A list of product categories that the cart must not contain for the coupon to be valid for Cart Discounts; or which categories are not discounted for Product Discounts.

Email restrictions

A list of email addresses that are allowed to use a coupon. This verifies with the customer’s billing email.

Leaving “Products” and “Exclude Products” blank will allow the coupon to be applied to the entire store.

Usage Limits

Usage Limits

Usage limit per coupon

How many times a coupon can be used by all customers before being invalid.

Limit usage to X items

How many items the coupon can be applied before being invalid. This field is only displayed if there is one or more products that the coupon can be used with, and is configured under the Usage Restrictions tab.

Usage limit per user

How many times a coupon can be used by each customer before being invalid for that customer.

Once you’ve configured all the settings, select Publish and your coupon is ready to be used.