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Save Cart Later

Overview:

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The extension Save Cart Later by WP Swings allows shoppers (both guest and logged-in users) to save their favorite products and purchase them later in one click such that all saved products remain within the cart page. It enhances the cart page and reduces cart abandonment rate as the favorite products of shoppers never go out of sight and they don’t need to repeat their search process.

Features:

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  1. Products of admin and vendors can be saved in one click.
  2. Both guest and logged-in users can save their favorite products within the cart page.
  3. With a single click, customers can move all the saved products back to the cart to complete their shopping.
  4. Admin can select the products and categories on which they want to provide the one-click save option.
  5. Admin can customize the save for later button accordingly to match their brand theme.
  6. Admin can customize the settings of save cart later button on shop page
  7. Customers can share a cart with someone else for payment
  8. Use a shortcode to show the list of products saved to save cart later from cart.

Installation

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  1. Download the .zip file of Save Cart Later from your WooCommerce account.
  2. Go to the WordPress Admin > Plugins > Add New and Upload Plugin with the file you downloaded with Choose File.
  3. Install Now and Activate the extension.

installation

Setup and Configuration

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General Settings

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After the successful installation of the plugin, the admin needs to follow the following steps to make the plugin functionally operable.

general setting

1. Enable/Disable: Enable the checkbox and activate the functionalities of the plugin

2. Enable save cart later for guest users: Allow guest users to save their favorite products for future purchases.

set time

  • Set the time for the products being saved by guest users (the products in the cart will be displayed only for the time being set in this field)

3. Set the background color for save cart later button on cart page: Set background color for save cart later button on cart page according to your brand theme.

4. Set text color for save cart later button on cart page: Set text color for save cart later button on cart page according to brand theme.

5. Set the background color for Move to cart button: Set the Background color for Move to Cart button as your brand is required.

6. Set text color for Move to cart button: You can set the text color for Move to cart button according to your theme.

7. Enter text for save cart later button on cart page: Enter the text phrase you want for save cart later button on shop page.

8. Enter text for heading for table of save cart: Enter text for heading for table of save cart.

9. Revert all saved items to cart: Enable the checkbox and move saved for later products back to cart in one click.

revert saved items

After enabling the checkbox, two more settings will pop up:

  • Set background color for Move All To Cart button: Set the background color for move all to cart button according to the theme.
  • Set text color for Move All to Cart button: Set the text color for Move all to cart button.

10. Click on Save Changes & make your changes go live.

 

Product Setting

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  1. Go to the Admin Panel 
  2. Click on WooCommerce > Settings > Save Cart Later > Product Settings 
  3. Select products & categories on which you want the save for later button will appear on the cart page
  4. Select products on which you don’t want to provide the functionality of the save for later button
  5. Click on Save Changes & make your changes go live.

save cart later

Note-  If the admin doesn’t select any of the functionalities present in the “Product Settings” then it’ll work for all by default i.e. the save for later button will appear on all products and categories.

Share Cart Settings

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share cart settings

  1. Go to the Admin Panel 
  2. Click on WooCommerce > Settings > Save Cart Later > Share Cart Settings 

Shortcode settings

  • Apply Shortcode to show saved cart for later on any page: Copy the shortcode of your product and product lists and place that shortcode in the description section in backend of any page and you will get the same list of products.

Shortcode: [mwb_woo_smc_show_cart_table]

Add the above given shortcode in the description of any product, and in the frontend you will find the list of the products as shown in the image below:

shortcode settings

Share Cart Settings

  • Enable Share Cart: Enable the checkbox to share the cart for payment process.
  • Enable Share Cart for Guest users: Enable the checkbox if you want to allow share cart for guest user.
  • Set background color for share cart button on cart page: Set the background color for share cart button on shop page according to your page theme.
  • Set text color for share cart button on cart page: Set text color for share cart button on cart page to give your share cart button a dynamic look.

Frontend Representation

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The cart can be shared on various platforms like Facebook, Whatsapp, and Twitter. The plugin also allows you to copy the link and send it wherever you want to.

share this cart

After clicking on share this cart option, you will get three modes as shown below in the image:

share link options

Favorite products can be saved in one click.

 

save cart later

Less priority products are moved to the saved cart section.

save cart later

Use the ‘Move All To Cart’ button and move all your saved products back to the cart. Or the one you want to purchase at the current moment.

save cart later

Compatible with Product Vendor For WooCommerce

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Save Cart Later provides compatibility with the Product Vendor for WooCommerce. After the compatibility update, customers can not only save the products of admin but they can also save the products of vendors without any restrictions.

save cart later

FAQs

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Q1. How does the plugin work?

A. After successful activation of the plugin from ‘General Setting’ customers will get the ‘Save Cart Later’ button on the cart page, by clicking on that button customers can save their products on the cart page for later purchase.

Q2. Can we show the save cart later button for Guest users too?

A. Yes, Plugin provides the setting by using this admin can allow the guest user to save their product into the cart for later purchase.

Q3. Is there any time limit for guest users to save the cart for later products?

A. Admin can set how many days, weeks, months, or years he wants to save the guest user’s products on the cart page after that limit the products will be automatically removed from the ‘Saved Cart List’.

Q4. Can Admin customize the ‘Save For Later’ button according to their requirements?

A. Yes, the ‘Save For Later’ button is fully customizable. Admin can change all the physical properties of this button like Button Color, Button Text, and Button Text Color.

Q5. Can Admin show the ‘Save For Later Button’ only on specific products?

A. Yes, Plugin provides ‘Product Settings’ by using this setting admin can include/exclude products and include categories on which they want to show the button.

Q6. How Can we show the ‘Save Cart For Later’ button only for a particular category?

A. Go to the Settings to the ‘Product Settings’ tab from where you will get a ‘Select Product Categories for Showing Save Cart Later Button’ setting, here click on the box and select categories from the dropdown on which admin wants to show the button.

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