Asked Questions

Customer Management

To add a vendor role to a customer, you will need to follow these steps:

1. Log in to your website’s backend and navigate to the user’s profile page.
2. Look for the user role tab and select the appropriate role that you want to add to the customer (in this case, the vendor role).
3. Save the changes and the customer will now have a vendor role added to their account.
4. You may need to install a plugin that enables e-commerce functionality on your website, which should then allow the user to sell products or services on your platform.

It’s important to note that adding a vendor role to a customer will depend on the specific platform you’re using, and some may require additional configuration or customization to make it work. Additionally, you will need to ensure that the vendor role has the correct permissions and limitations to ensure appropriate access and functionality.

Product Type

A simple product is a standalone product with no variations. It can have options such as size or color, but there is only one SKU and one price. An example of a simple product is a basic t-shirt available in different sizes and colors.

In contrast, a variable product is a product with multiple variations, each with its own SKU, price, and attributes. An example of a variable product is a piece of furniture with different options for material, color, and size. Each variation has its own set of images, price, and attributes.

Overall, simple products are ideal for products that don’t require multiple variations, while variable products are suitable for products with different customizable options, such as fashion, furniture, and electronics.

Ordering Products

To order a product as a guest, you can usually follow these steps:

1. Visit the website of the online store where you want to purchase the product.
2. Browse through the available products until you find the one you want to buy.
3. Click on the “Add to Cart” or “Buy Now” button to add the product to your shopping cart.
4. Fill in your shipping and payment information when prompted.
5. Review your order to ensure accuracy and click on the “Place Order” or “Submit” button to confirm your purchase.
6. Wait for the confirmation page to appear. You may also receive an email confirmation of your purchase.
7. Wait for the product to be shipped to your address. Depending on the seller and shipping option you choose, this may take a few days to several weeks.

The Others

To return an item purchased online, first check the website’s return policy for specific instructions and deadlines. Typically, you’ll need to fill out a return request form and generate a shipping label for the item. Pack the item securely with the original packaging and any accessories and return it to the address specified on the label.

Be sure to include all necessary paperwork, such as the packing slip or return authorization, to ensure that your return is processed smoothly. Some retailers may also require you to pay for return shipping, so make sure to read the policy carefully to avoid any surprises.

Once the item is received and inspected, you’ll typically receive a refund to your original payment method. It’s also a good idea to keep track of any tracking information or receipts for your records in case there are any issues with the return.