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How to create coupon for new users only

Smart Coupons provide a powerful, “all-in-one” solution for gift cards, gift certificates, store credits, discount coupons, and vouchers extending the core functionality of WooCommerce coupons.

This doc article explains how you can create a coupon that can be used by new users only.

Creating a coupon ↑ Back to top

To create a coupon for a new user only, follow these steps:

  1. Create a new coupon from Marketing > Coupons > Add coupon.
  2. Click on Generate coupon code or enter your own code.
  3. In the “General” tab, look for the field “For new user only?“, and enable the checkbox.
    coupon for new users
    Setting – Coupon for new users only
  4. Set other fields in the coupon as per your requirement.
  5. Publish the coupon.

How coupon validation works for new users? ↑ Back to top

A new user coupon will work if a user is placing an order for the first time and / or a user doesn’t have any previous orders in their account.

In the case of guest checkout, the previous orders will be checked based on the billing email address entered by the user.


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