Selz has always performed well with websites selling on WordPress, and we’re committed to keeping the plugin updated and easy to use. With WordPress powering about 70% of the internet; powerful, simple selling tools that integrate smoothly with the WordPress platform should be a given. With Selz, you can transform your WordPress site into a fully-functioning online store in minutes with buy buttons, widgets and a WordPress shopping cart.

Many of our merchants at Selz choose to sell through their WordPress site, either exclusively, or in addition to their customized Selz store. That’s why we’re so happy to present to you this seriously simple upgrade!

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Let’s break down some of the features of this brand spanking new feature:

  1. A Selz Dashboard Within WordPress

It’s easy to navigate the plugin once you install it. There’s now a handy Selz Dashboard option, accessible within the WordPress Navigation Bar on the left. Once you’re here, enter your Selz store number to get started.

Screencap of the Selz dashabord in WordPress. This lets you use a wordpress shopping cart.

From here, you can also access help articles, and our support team if you have any questions about using this intuitive, effective plugin.

  1. Enhanced Toolkit

It’s never been easier to add an item for sale, or even an entire store, to your WordPress blog or site. When you’re creating a new post, you’ll notice a couple simple options in the Text Editor toolkit- add product, or add an entire store.

Add a product or add store within text editor toolkit. An easy way to sell and use a WordPress shopping cart.

  1. Abundant Buy Button Options

If you choose the Add a Product Option, this little popup will appear. Simply select “button” and then customize exactly how you want your Buy Button to look. This makes it seriously simple to get a consistent, unified appearance for your buy buttons, and ties together the design of your store beautifully.

All the buy button and widget options for your wordpress shopping cart

These simple options include price placement, width of the button, and whether you would like the product to appear as an overlay or in a new browser tab. You can also choose to create a widget when you Add a Product. Play around and choose what works best for you!

  1. A Shopping Cart on Every Page

Want to have a WordPress shopping cart accessible on every page of your site? It’s never been more simple. Just copy the code into your header section, and you’re good to go! This quick hack enables you to have a fully functional shopping cart, constantly present throughout your site.

There’s nothing better for your customers’ shopping experience than being able to access their shopping cart at any given moment. The WordPress shopping cart upgrades your site from a content-only zone, to a fully fledged eCommerce store.

A gif of the wordpress shopping cart

There you have it! Our new and improved WordPress Plugin and WordPress shopping cart make it easier than ever to convert customers from the comfort of your pre-existing site. At Selz, we are always pushing for better ways for your merchants to connect with customers online. Happy selling!