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Crowdfunding For WooCommerce

The Crowdfunding for WooCommerce extension makes it possible to raise the funding or collect donations for the specific goals & meet the desired target through donations in a group. The extension is helpful to support the community by creating goals of desired target amount.


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After downloading the plugin from WooCommerce follow the below instructions to install & activate the plugin.

  • Login to your WooCommerce.com account dashboard.
  • Navigate to Plugins > Add New.
  • Click the Upload Plugin button at the top of the screen.
  • Upload the crowdfunding-woocommerce.zip file you’ve downloaded from WooCommerce.com dashboard.
  • Install and Activate the plugin.

Setup and Configuration

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How To Set Up Crowdfunding for WooCommerce

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After installing & activating the Crowdfunding for WooCommerce extension, add a new product.
  • Choose the product type to Crowdfunding.
  • Click on the Crowdfunding product data tab to personalize your settings.
  • Minimum Contribution: This options lets customers to enter the minimum amount for the contribution.
  • Maximum Contribution: This option restricts customers to enter the maximum amount for the funding.
  • Set Target Amount:  Here you can enter the desired amount for the goal to raise the funding for.
  • Amount Description: Here you can add the description for the created goal.

General Settings Of Crowdfunding

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Once the extension is installed & activated you can find the Crowdfunding menu in the admin menu. By clicking the Crowdfunding admin menu you can setup some necessary options for the plugin. Disable For Shop: The extension allows you to enable or disable the crowdfunding products’ visibility from the shop page. Redirect After Contribution: If you want to redirect the customers after contribution, You have two options to apply either:
  • Redirect to Cart page
  • Redirect to Checkout page
Order Status: Admin need to choose the order status for the contribution orders to effect the target goal from the following order status.
  • On Hold
  • Completed
  • Processing
  • Pending
The chosen order status will be used to effect the target amount for the goal on the order status change.

Crowdfunding Label Settings

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In the label settings, you can see the following settings. Contribution Button Label: Admin can set the custom name for the contribution button label. Contribution Button Label For Shop: You can add custom text for the shop page’s contribution button label. Campaign Ending Label: Add the custom text for the campaign ending label. Contribution Label: It allows the admin to add a custom name for the contribution label. Cart Validation Warning: You can add custom text for the cart validation warning. Total Contributors Label: Add the custom text for total contributors label. Target Amount Exceed Warning: Add description for target amount exceed warning.

Crowdfunding Colors Settings

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In the colors settings, you can see the following settings. Progress Bar Color:  You can add a custom progress bar color. Box Color: However, you can also select the box color. Box Border Color: You can add a custom box border color.