Setting up the charity checkout panel

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   Setting up the charity checkout panel

In this feature, you can:

  • Enable the charity checkout panel 
  • Assign products to the panel  

To start setting up the charity checkout panel, do the following:

  1. Login to your WebStore Manager.
  2. Go to Marketing > Charitable Donations.

Product list

  • Select items using the search box, the product list on the left-hand side, updates. 
  • Each product is displayed along with its price and stock level. 
  • Items that are out of stock will not display on the panel, so ensure your charity items are in stock.
  • Re-organize these items by clicking on an item and dragging it to a new position.
  • Remove items from the list by clicking the red cross on the item.

Custom donation

  • Customers can choose the amount of money that they want to donate to charity.
  • A new option called by default “Other amount” will be displayed at the checkout panel.

Panel name

  •  Name your panel through the interface by adding a panel name.

Require item to be selected

  • If you want to raise money for a local charity or organisation, you can require that a charity item be selected before the checkout can be completed.
  • This ties in with coupons requiring a charity item to be selected.

To learn more about coupons visit: Creating and managing store coupons.

Message to customer if selection is required

  • Tied in with the option that requires a charity to be selected is this message that will be displayed if a shopper tries to checkout without selecting a charity item.

Checkout panel

  • The Charity panel will appear on the checkout with the items you have picked and the title you have given your panel. 
  • The charity panel is like other elements of the store and can be modified using the template system as described next. 

Charity template panel

To edit the charity panel, go to: 

  1. Design & Content > Edit Templates.
  2. Scroll to the Checkout Header.
  3. Select Charity Panel.
  4. Edit the panel to suit your preference.
  5. Click Save Changes.

Warning: If you are not comfortable with editing HTML and do not have experience with web scripting languages, it is advisable to seek WebSell's assistance with changes to these templates.

Contact Us

If you have any problems with this feature, contact our support team by opening a ticket.