What Is Woocommerce?
WooCommerce is an open-source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. It is designed for small to large-sized online merchants using WordPress. It is like a platform for you to upload your product and let you sell on your website.It makes creating and managing an online store simple, with reasonable levels of flexibility and several vital features such as inventory and tax management, secure payments, and shipping integration.
What Is Facebook Shop?
Facebook Shops is a mobile-first shopping experience where you can easily create an online store on Facebook and Instagram for free. Shops let you choose which of your items you want to feature, merchandise with product collections and tell your brand story with customisable fonts and colours. In Facebook Shops, you’ll be able to connect with customers through WhatsApp, Messenger or Instagram Direct to answer questions, offer support and more.
Why Connect Woocommerece To Facebook Shop?
By adding your products to Facebook, you can better promote your online store and generate more sales.
Adding your WooCommerce store to Facebook lets you reach your followers in new ways, so you can:
- Simply sell more product
- Expose your Facebook followers to your online store
- Deepen your customer relationships
- Grow your revenue
- It allows you to easily sell the products via Facebook Pages
**Before creating a facebook shop, make sure you already have a personal account on facebook and also you have created a page that you wish to publish and sell your product on. To start on, you can follow the steps below:
How To Create a Facebook Shop With Woocommerce.
- On your website dashboard,press on Marketing and press on Get Started.
2)Select the shop you want to set up and press on Get Started.
3)Select Business Manager Account and press Continue.
4)Select the Page you want to set up for the shop and press Continue.
5)Select your Instagram Account if you want to set up a shop.
6)Select your catalogue for your shop.If you don’t have any,press on Create One.Then press on Continue.
7)Select your Meta Pixel that you create for your page then press Continue
8)Create a Commerce Account for your page and press Continue.
9)Make sure you select the commerce account that you created just now and press Continue.
10)Confirm your settings and press on continue.
11)You are now ready to upload your product to your shop.
How To Create Meta Pixel
*Make sure you select the correct profile for your page you wish to create a metapixel.*
2)Click Connect Data Sources and select Web
3)Select Meta Pixel and click Connect.
4)Add your Pixel Name
5)Enter your website URL to check for easy setup options.
Once you’ve created your Meta pixel, you’re ready to put the pixel code on your website. For instructions on how to do this, choose your setup option:
Manually add pixel code to website
- Go to Events Manager.
- Select the pixel you want to set up.
- Click Continue pixel setup.
- Select Install code manually.
- Copy the pixel base code.
- Find the header of your website or locate the header template in your CMS or web platform.
- Paste the base code at the bottom of the header section, just above the closing head tag.
8. Click Continue.
9. Optional: Toggle on Automatic advanced matching and verify the customer information that you want to send.
10. Click Continue.
11. Add events using the Event setup tool or by manually adding code to your website.
How To Sync Product From Your Website To Facebook Shop
After connecting the pixel to your website, you may start to sync product by following the steps below:
Go to your website,press on Marketing>Facebook>Product Sync>Sync Product and just wait for your product to sync!
*Make sure that u tick the enable product sync below Sync Product*