Good For: Increase Sales, Motivate customer to reach specific goal
It’s all about increasing sales and total per order and of course there could be many different ways how to motivate customers and Promotion Message which will be reviewed below is one of the solid and easiest options.
So, what is Promotion Message? It’s pretty simple extension which display banner, promo message or any other announcement where you could aim your customer to do something and get rewarded. In our particular review we will talk about scenario when we aim customer to buy a minimum for $100 and get rewarded by Free Shipping offer. Of course, this just one example how this extension could be used. Since it’s uses native Magento shopping cart rules you can freely use it in many different scenarios that could potentially benefit to your revenue.
So let’s move on and review the extensions…
The installation of extension is really easy and consist of 3 main steps. Let’s review them:
- Make a full backup of your Magento 2 installation especially if you are about to install on the live environment.
- Launch FTP software such as FileZilla or WinSCP and connect to your server.
- Create the following directory path: “Magento_Root/app/code/Mageside/PromotionMessage”
- Download ZIP file with extension and unzip it.
- Upload all the files from extension folder “Magento_Root/app/code/Mageside/PromotionMessage”
Now login via SSH for example with Putty software to the root directory with your Magento 2 files and execute the following commands one-by-one:
php bin/magento module:enable Mageside_PromotionMessage php bin/magento setup:upgrade php bin/magento setup:di:compile php bin/magento cache:clean
Extension URL: https://mageside.com/promotion-message-2.html
Configuration guide: https://mageside.com/blog/free-shipping-promotion-message