How To Create A Discount For A Standard Offer Checkout

How to create a Standard Discount for a Standard Checkout

There are 2 different ways to create a discount, you can either create it within the checkout itself under Offer > Discount section or you can go to Profile > Settings > Discounts. Here we have listed the steps to create the discount from inside the checkout. the other method will be covered later in the article when we will discuss the subscription discount.

Step 1: Go to Offer > Discounts

To add the discount to your checkout go to Offer > Checkout option as you see in the below screenshot.

Step 2: Add or Select the discount

  1. Click the "Add New" link to create a brand new discount code

  2. Type in the coupon code

  3. Select the type of discount, the options are Fixed Amount or Percentage

    If you decide to offer a fixed amount, you need to specify the amount of the discount.

Step 3: Set the Expiry for the Discount (Optional)

You may want to end the promotion at some point in the future.  You can either specify a particular date and time as the deadline for the discount to work, or you can decide the total numbers of orders on which the promo code can be applied. You can follow the below steps to set the expiry...
  1. Turn on the toggle button to enable the expiry feature

  2. Check the box for the expiry option you want to use

  3. Once you enable the Expiration Date option you can click into the Expiration Date field to see the calendar

  4. Select the expiry date and time

  5. Select the checkbox for "Number of Use" to define how many times the coupon code can be used by the total number of customers. In this use case, I want the promo code to be used by the first 50 customers only

  6. If you want to prevent the customers to use the promo code  multiple times, you can enable the checkbox for "Limit discount to one order per customer" option
    Once you click the "Save" button the customer will be able to use that coupon code on the checkout.

Preview

See the preview of the checkout where your customers will use the promo code

Once the customer adds the coupon code and clicks the Apply button the discount will be applied. The promo code will also display on the checkout.

If you're displaying the summary of the order on the thank you page of the checkout, the customer will see the summary that includes the original offer price, discount and the discounted price.

Additional Settings

If you don't want your users to type in the promo code on the checkout, you can go to Offers > Discounts and select the "Turn Auto Apply On" option as per this screenshot

When that feature is turned on the promo code will be added and the discount will be applied automatically...

How to Edit the Discount

Once you publish the checkout, you will not be able to edit the discount offer within the checkout itself.

To edit the discount you need to follow these steps...

  1. Click the profile icon on the top right corner of the page and go to Settings

  2. Go to Discounts and click on your offer

  3. You can make the changes as per your need and click the Save button at the bottom

    We hope you will find this tutorial useful. If you have any other questions please write to us at support@spiffy.co.

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