Step 1: Signup for an Ecwid account (This signup is free and the basic plan allow you to sell up to 10 products.)

To signup, go to my Ecwid affiliate link below:

http://open.ecwid.com/BTj8H

The Other Benefits of Using Ecwid on WordPress Blog

  • Ecwid takes just a few minutes to setup and doesn’t require any coding knowledge.
  • You can get started for free with no transactions fees.
  • Secure checkout process that keeps customers on your blog while they shop.
  • You can add multiple sales channels including Facebook, marketplaces, and point of sale, and you can manage all channels from one convenient place.
  • Offer customers the choice of multiple on and offline payment options including Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, and thirty plus more options.
  • Ecwid takes care of everything. You get a reliable, secure store, and don’t need to worry about SSL.

Step 2:  Install the  Ecwid plugin for WordPress. You can quickly add the Ecwid plugin via your site administration panel. When the plugin is installed click the “Activate Plugin” link.

On the dashboard page of your control panel you will find an Ecwid plugin wizard that will guide you through all necessary steps like setting up tax rates (automatically calculated for US rates), adding shipping costs and choosing the payment options that best fit your needs. The full setup can be started and completed in ten minutes or less.

Step 3:  Create your product. You can add the product right inside the plugin. Make sure your products have high-quality images, descriptions and pricing assignments.

Step 4:  Add the product “Buy Now” button to your blog post. To add the button to your blog, just click “Embed Product” then copy the shortcode and paste it into WordPress blog post!