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Product Store ( Digital & Physical )

The store template allows you to add digital and physical products to your website to sell.

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The store template loads up to 20 products per page.


How to Create the Store Page

  1. Go to Pages > Add New
  2. Enter a page title.
    Example: Store, or Product Store
    But DO NOT name it Product, this will create page problems.
  3. Optional:
    • Enter text into the text area to appear above the product store.
    • Add meta description. What is a meta description?
    • This page does not allow comments.
  4. Under Page Attributes select Store
  5. Click Publish or Update


Add the Store to the Navigation Menu

  1. Go to Menus
  2. Click Pages
  3. In the Pages box select the page you created.
  4. Click Add to Menu
  5. Drag the page name into the order you prefer.
  6. Click Save Menu


How to Add Products

1. Click Add New Product under Products on the sidebar.

2. Enter product name.

3. Enter a product description in the text area box.

4. Enter the product price. Include dollars and cents, without a dollar sign.

5. Select the product type:

Physical Product

Physical Product Requirement

If you are selling Physical Products you must enter your PayPal email address and under details in the WordPress Customizer at Customize > Product Store.

  • Product Type: Select Physical Product
  • Product Price: Enter the Price
    Do not include a dollar sign ( $ )
  • Crossed Out Price ( Optional )
    This will show a crossed out price.
  • Shipping Price: Enter shipping price.
    Do not include a dollar sign ( $ )

Buying Experience

Physical products do not use the same shopping cart as the beat store.

Digital Product

Follow the tutorial below on creating digital products.

Clothing

Physical Product Requirement

If you are selling Physical Products you must enter your PayPal email address and under details in the WordPress Customizer at Customize > Product Store.

  • Product Type: Select Clothing
  • Product Price: Enter the Price
    Do not include a dollar sign ( $ )
  • Crossed Out Price ( Optional )
    This will show a crossed out price.
  • Shipping Price: Enter shipping price.
    Do not include a dollar sign ( $ )
  • Clothing Size Prices: Enter the prices for the different sizes.

Buying Experience

Physical products do not use the same shopping cart as the beat store.

External Link

  • Product Type: Select External Link
  • Product Price: Enter the Price
    Do not include a dollar sign ( $ )
  • Crossed Out Price ( Optional )
    This will show a crossed out price.
  • External Buy Link: Enter the web address of the page you would like to link too. Include the http://

6. Add Product Images

  • Upload multiple images that will appear on the single product page in a slide show.
  • The image dimensions are 470 x 400 pixels. Add between 1 and 6 product images.

7. Add a Product Thumbnail Image by clicking the Add Image link in the featured image box.

  • Thumbnail dimensions are 200 x 200 pixels. The thumbnail appears on the store homepage.

8. Optional: Add a SEO meta description.

9. Click Publish or Update.


How to Add Digital Products

Here are the steps to follow to add digital products to your website.

You can sell drums, sample kits, audio presets and more.

How it Works

  1. First you will need to create a digital product under Beat Store. This will create the digital download using Easy Digital Downloads.
  2. Once you create the download in the Beat Store, you will copy the EDD shortcode, create a Digital Product in the product store and paste the EDD sort code for the digital product to work.
1. Install Required Download Plugin

First you will need to add a Easy Digital Downloads plugin called Hide Download.

  1. Click Add New under Plugins on the sidebar.
  2. Search for EDD Hide Download
  3. Click Install Now, then Activate.

2. Create a Digital Download

  1. Click Add New Beat under Beat Store.
  2. Add the title of the digital download.
  3. In the Beat Prices box enter the price of your digital download.
  4. Check Hide this download under Beat Settings.
  5. Upload the Digital Product
    1. In the Digital Downloads box click the Upload a File link.
    2. Click the Select Files button and browse your computer for the digital download. Click open.
      file - drum
    3. Click the Insert into post button.
  6. Change the file name if necessary when the file is added.
  7. Copy the Shortcode Number
    This is the number after id=”
  8. Click Publish
    Nothing else on this page needs to be filled out.

3. Add Digital Product to Store

  1. Click Add New Product under Products on the sidebar.
  2. Add your product title.
  3. Add a product description.Add the product price. Match the same price you added on the Add Beat page.
  4. Select the product type as Digital Download.
  5. Enter the Easy Digital Download Shortcode number of your digital product.
  6. Add product images. Image size must be 470 pixels wide and 400 pixels in height.
  7. Optional: Add your product to a category.
  8. Add a thumbnail image.
  9. Click Publish


How to Edit the Product Store Settings

Edit the product store settings by clicking Customize, then Product Store.


Additional Product Notes

  • Up to 16 products will display on the product page, then you will see a next / back button.
  • Thumbnail Image Dimensions: 200 x 200 pixels.
  • Product Image Dimensions: 470 x 400 pixels.

 

Updated on September 6, 2017

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