WooCommerce

How to Add WooCommerce Support to Your Theme

I’m a big fan of WooCommerce, the awesome ecommerce plugin freely available on the WordPress.org repository. There are times, however, when you come up against some issues, and looking up for an answer just takes time.

In this post I’m giving you the answer to a common problem you could be having right now.

Have you ever wondered why the layout of your WooCommerce pages looks broken? How is it that all your theme’s pages look great but WooCommerce pages are messed up?

The most likely reason is because your theme is not WooCommerce-ready.

To add WooCommerce support is easily done using the plugin’s action hooks. Watch this short video to find out more.

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WordPress Excerpts or Post Summaries

How to Display a Post Summary on Your Blog Page

By default, some themes display the entire post’s content when listing posts, while leaving you the choice to manually configure your post to display as summary, if this is your preference.

The problem is that not everybody knows enough about WordPress to make this configuration.

In this post, I’m going to illustrate how to quickly replace the full content with a list of post summaries or excerpts you have full control over.

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How to Customize the WooCommerce Single Product Page

Have you ever thought of decluttering the WooCommerce single product page by getting rid of stuff like product categories or star ratings?

Have you been tempted to move and reposition the elements in the WooCommerce single product page but didn’t know where to start?

Here’s a simple technique of doing all that with WooCommerce action and filter hooks.

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Storefront Theme for WooCommerce

How to Change the Storefront Theme Homepage (No Plugins)

The popular Storefront WordPress theme for WooCommerce, by WooThemes, offers its users a great-looking Homepage with different sections.

You can easily get rid of any of the existing sections or swap their position on the page using a free plugin called Homepage Control, also by WooThemes.

However, if you really want to learn how to take control, not only of the Homepage, but of the Storefront theme, you need to step out of your comfort zone and get into coding.

Here’s how.

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Storefront Theme for WooCommerce

How to Change Footer Text in the Storefront Theme for WooCommerce

This is my answer to another question I recently found on the WordPress.org Themes and Templates Support Forum about the Storefront theme, a great free theme for WooCommerce designed by WooThemes.

The user was trying to replace the default footer text in Storefront with some custom text. If you’re having the same problem, here’s the answer.

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WooCommerce, e-commerce plugin for WordPress

How to Get Rid of Links to WooCommerce Single Product Page

I’ve recently come across an interesting question on the WordPress.org Themes and Templates Support Forum about how to remove the links to the Single Product page that wrap each product on the Shop page of the Storefront theme.

Storefront is a very popular theme by WooThemes designed to work tightly with WooCommerce. WooCommerce is a powerful free e-commerce plugin for WordPress, originally developed by WooThemes and later acquired by Automattic, the company behind WordPress itself.

In actual fact, the simple method I’m going to illustrate here to answer this question should work with most WooCommerce-powered themes, since the code won’t concern the Storefront theme at all. Rather, the snippet I’m going to provide here acts on the output of the WooCommerce template that manages the markup of the Shop page.

If you’re interested in this result, here’s what you need to do.

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featured products slider in woocommerce

WooCommerce Featured Products Slider (No Code)

In my previous tutorial, I showed one way you can add a slider showcasing featured WooCommerce products on a Twenty Fifteen child theme.

In this video, I’d like to show you how you can quickly add a products slider without any code from the Admin panel of your WordPress installation.

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featured products slider in woocommerce

How to Code a WooCommerce Featured Products Slider in Your Theme

If you’re curious about how to add a slider showcasing Woocommerce featured products on the shop page of your theme, you’re in the right place.

The slider I have in mind is not a WordPress slider plugin, but a desktop and mobile optimized jQuery plugin called bxSlider, designed and built by Steven Wanderski.

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