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How to form the Way Catalogue in WooCommerce

The potentiality of WooCommerce is clear. In previous posts already I have tried to show you how to remove to the maximum party to your WooCommerce using plugins to extend functionalities and to improve the yield of your store online.

If you look for to create a store online without many technical resources nor knowledge, WooCommerce is the best election. But, what happens when one is not preparation still to realise automatic sales? What happens if you want to only use WooCommerce to show your products and does not stop to sell?

Yes, without selling, you have read well.

There are people who have a Web for their business, but by legal questions, of logistic or simply because they do not dare to give the jump, they do not want to qualify the sale online. Nevertheless, yes they need a catalogue online with information on the product and its price thus to be able to offer an idea to the potential client

And it is that, when one is starting with its project online, perhaps it does not have the sufficient security as putting itself to sell from minute one, needs a time to seat its idea and to send itself to by the first sale!

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If you want to know the trick to turn your WooCommerce into a product catalogue, it continues reading.

You are on the verge of solving the mystery! 😉

What is YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode and why it serves

It interests to show a catalogue to You with products without putting them on sale immediately? Or you wish to filter users of purchases and to give access to all the details only the registered ones?

If the answer to all these question is YES, then you are in the indicated site.

YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode allows you to turn your store in line into a catalogue, being eliminated the bellboys To add to the cart and any access to the payment pages, hiding the prices of products

In comparison with the showcase websites, that do not show product details, a catalogue is a great step because it moves to the users to put itself in touch with the administrators of the store, in this case you. Of this form you will be able to empatizar with your client and, of course, to even get to close a possible sale. Everything much more near.

Differences between PREMIUM versions FREE and

In this point we are going to speak of the different versions (free and of payment) from this plugin and will analyze its corresponding characteristics. Although both versions will allow you to transform your store online into a product catalogue, is certain well that the gratuitous one has limited its functionalities. But better it will be than we see it. We go there!

Characteristics of version FREE

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If you want to turn your ecommerce into a product catalogue but the budget that you handle not allows you to confront certain investments, you can try to install the gratuitous version of this plugin. Although the functionalities much more are limited, can serve stops one first taking of contact. These are some of the benefits that will report to you:

  • To qualify and/or to deshabilitar plugin from the panel of options, of are form in a matter of seconds your store online will become a product catalogue.
  • To hide the button œTo add to the cart in the page of details of the product
  • To hide the button œTo add to the cart in the other pages of the site (catalogue, lies down, etc.)
  • It hides to the pages œCar and œTo pay and any reference to them

Connection | Version FREE

Characteristics of the PREMIUM Version

But what you look for is to personalize each detail of your product catalogue for thus, in spite of not having a store online, to offer to your users an unforgettable experience;  then you need the version payment of YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode. With her you will be able to do all this:

It hides the prices by type of user or country

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This version allows to hide the price you of your products only to the registered users or not to limit it only some products. You will be able to filter your public by type of user or country. Thus, if you want that the price is visible only for that they reside in you yourself territory, you can.

It deactivates the valuations

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If you want that the users do not see the reviews that left others, you can deactivate this function with the version of payment of YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode. Of this form, you will be able to choose who you want that it does not comment your products: all the users or to limit it not only registered. You choose who can leave a review you.

You will only have to select the option that you prefer in the unstickable one, as you see in the image superior.

The price by a text or button replaces

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In addition to hiding the prices according to the type of user who visits your product catalogue, you will be able to replace the price by a text in which I contribute you indicate the user who must ask for budget.

You will be able to hide the price only to the registered users or only not to limit it some products.

It adds a form of budget request


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And facing facilitating the contact between user and administrator, this plugin allows you, within the product page, creating a form of budget consultation.

In addition to facilitating a contact route, this plugin also allows to know you from what product you have received the request, since it adds the connection from where the form was sent.

Of this form you will be able to have more information on those products that are more attractive for your hearing, which will help to bet you by them at the moment that you are decided to activate the sale online.

It creates an exclusion list

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The version of payment of this plugin allows to create and to administer an exclusion list you and thus to avoid to apply to the way catalogue in those products, categories or labels that you create advisable.

As you see in the image, you must add a rule and only choose if you want to show the button to add to the cart and the price, or, both elements.

Video | How YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode works

Up to here, what has seemed you everything what we have seen? You have some doubt? You do not worry, is normal. To know thorough all the benefits plugin can seem of first something complicated, but once you begin to work with him sides that are to sew and to sing.

For this reason, to approach you a little the internal operation of YITH WooCommerce Catalog Mode I more have myself bold to prepare a video to you that I hope serves to you as help. Give the play


And well, what has seemed you the video? It has helped to understand the operation You of this plugin? I hope that yes and, if no, always you can put to you with me in touch. I will be enchanted to solve all the doubts that you have.

I remember to you that if still you are not preparation or you do not want to sell products online you can limit to show your products to you your potential clients. You do not let pass this opportunity!

It turns your WooCommerce into a catalogue, because sometimes everybody does not want to sell in Internet. But you do not have why to stop showing your articles. Who has shelp that?

As the saying goes, you do not leave for morning which you can do today. Are your clients wishing to throw an eye to your catalogue?

For which work with YITH

If I have arrived up to here would like to explain why work to you with company YITH (Your Inspiration Themes). And in fact it is not because they have plugins more powerful and with majors benefits that those of WooThemes but because have a great support that solves any doubt to you in 24h less than.

If you do not know it, I comment to you that the own WooThemes company has his repositorio of extensions, but have a quite high price and they are not so outposts as those of YITH. In this case company YITH always improvement and adds more functionalities than WooThemes to all plugins.

On the other hand plugins of WooThemes is not developed by them properly, many of them develop them external programmers and soon they add them repositorio of WooThemes reason why I prefer to deposit the confidence in YITH since that they respond with guarantees.

Licenses and prices

If you are already determined and you want to turn a WooCommerce into a product catalogue, you must know before which are the licenses and prices of this plugin of YITH.

As far as the subscription license, this it gives right to 1 year of updates and support you. And in addition you must consider that each installation of plugin will require a license.

And as far as the price, this it varies following the licenses that you need but for 1 only website the price is of 44, if you need to see all the prices you can accede directly to his webpage.