How to configure Smart Coupons

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

This doc article explains how to setup & configure Smart Coupons.

Configuration ↑ Back to top

Enable coupons ↑ Back to top

Go to: WooCommerce > Settings > General > Enable coupons. Make sure coupons are activated on your store.

Smart Coupons


Note: All the screenshots on this page are from version 4.4.0. The appearance of fields might differ if you’re using the older version.

Go to: WooCommerce > Settings > Smart Coupons. You’ll find the following Smart Coupons settings:

General Settings ↑ Back to top

  • Coupon design: How the coupon should look on the website. Choose from pre-defined designs, choose background color, text & border color (as per your theme’s color scheme). More information from here.
  • Number of coupons to show: How many coupons (at max) should be shown on cart/checkout page?
  • Number of characters in auto-generated coupon code: This option can be used to set the length of the coupon code that is generated automatically excluding prefix and/or suffix. The default length of the auto generated coupon code is 13. It is recommended to keep this number between 10 to 15 to avoid coupon code duplication.
  • Subject for Coupon emails: Subject for coupon details emails to customers.
  • Displaying Coupons: Settings related to displaying coupons on the store. You can Enable/Disable these settings
    • Include coupon details on product’s page, for products that issue coupons [Preview]
    • Show coupons available to customers on their My Account > Coupons page [Preview]
    • Include coupons received from other people on My Account > Coupons page [Preview]
    • Show invalid or used coupons in My Account > Coupons [Preview]
    • Display coupon description along with coupon code (on site as well as in emails) [Preview]
  • Automatic Deletion: Delete the store credit/gift coupon when entire credit amount is used up (Note: It’s recommended to keep it Disabled)
  • Apply Before Tax: Deduct credit/gift before doing tax calculations
  • Coupon Emails: Email auto-generated coupons to recipients
  • Recurring Subscriptions (will appear only when WooCommerce Subscription is activated)
    • Use store credit applied in first subscription order for subsequent renewals until credit reaches zero
    • Renewal orders should not generate coupons even when they include a product that issues coupons

Labels ↑ Back to top

  • Store Credit / Gift Certificate: Use this option to rename Store Credit / Gift Certificate on your site. For example, if you want to call Store Credit / Gift Certificate as Gift Voucher on your store then set both the Singular and the Plural name for ‘Gift Voucher’. In this case, the Singular name will be ‘Gift Voucher’ and Plural name will be ‘Gift Vouchers’.
    The renamed label will be shown on all pages that has the text ‘Store Credit / Gift Certificate’ except on Smart Coupons Welcome page, Smart Coupons Settings page, and Smart Coupons Privacy Policy guide.
  • Store Credit Product CTA: This is what will show instead of “Add to Cart” for products that sell store credits [Preview]
  • While purchasing Store Credits: When you opt to allow people to buy store credits of any amount, this label will be used [Preview]
  • “Coupons with Product” description: This is the heading above coupon details displayed on products that issue coupons [Preview]
  • On Cart/Checkout pages: This is the title for the list of available coupons, shown on Cart and Checkout pages [Preview]
  • My Account page: Title of available coupons list on My Account page [Preview]

Coupon Reciever Details Form ↑ Back to top

  • Title: The title for coupon receiver details block [Preview]
  • Description: Additional text below the title [Preview]


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