Knowledgebase: Marketing Tools
How do I use promo codes?
Posted by Michael G.K on 30 August 2008 06:47 AM
In this section, you can create various discount ranges for all purchases. The discount amount you set on Discounts page are global for the cart and will be applied to all purchases.|
Note: To set the individual discounts, go to Quantity Discounts under Product (Insert) page and enter the specific discount on a product.
1) Go to Cart Settings >> Edit Discounts & Promo Codes
2. Under Global Discounts, you can select Yes from the Use Global Discounts drop down menu if you want to provide the discount globally, otherwise select No.
3. You cam create various discount range(s) for all the purchases by entering the minimum amount, maximum amount or discount value on the respective boxes. You can also select from the drop down menu that the discount value is in % or USD.
The promotional codes can be configured with a time limit for their expiration. In the Discounts page, scroll down to Create a New Promo Code below and enter the following information:
a. Campaign Name: Enter the campaign name.
b. Promo Code: Enter the code that can be provided to the users to get discounts.
c. Is it Active: Select Yes from the drop down menu to make the promo code active, otherwise select No.
d. Start Date: Select the start date for the promo codes to avail the discount.
e. Finish Date: Select the last date for the promo codes to avail the discount.
f. Discount: Enter how much discount will be provided in this promo code and then select from the drop down menu it is in % or USD.
g. Minimum order subtotal for this code: Enter the minimum order to avail this code to get discounts.
After you have created a promo code, you must activate it with the option to enable all promotional codes.
Note: Wholesale users are not able to use promotional codes.
If order status is completed and payment status is received then you can see the order in promo code report.