How Do I Setup Discounts?

We don't know about you, but at Commerce7 we love a bargain and we know your customer do, too! 

Before setting up your discounts, it's important to understand the difference between a promo and a coupon. 

 

What is a promotion?

A promotion is a discount that can be applied to a product, collection, or store. You can give all customers access to a promotion, or limit access to specific groups. When a promotion is applied, all customers who are eligible to receive the promotion, will automatically receive it. 

What is a coupon?

A coupon creates a discount that can be applied to a product, collection, or store. You can give all customers access to a coupon, or limit access to a specific group. To receive the discount, a customer must activate a coupon by entering a coupon code in their cart. They must apply the coupon code on their own in order to receive the discount

It's also important to think about the way your discounts work by asking questions such as, 'do I offer multiple discounts to certain groups?' Or, 'do I want discounts to apply automatically or do I want them triggered by a coupon?'

 

These types of questions will inform if your discount should be setup as a: