Ebay & Aliexpress WooImporter Documentation


Core version: 2.3.10
Ebay module version: 1.12
Aliexpress module version: 1.15

Company page: gmetrixteam.com
Plugin page: eBay & Aliexpress WooImporter
E-mail: welcome@gmetrixteam.com

Introduction

aliexpress ebay WooImporter

What is it?

It is a plugin that used to import products from Ebay and Aliexpress to your Wordpress WooCommerce site. The plugin is helpful to create a store with specific products and use affiliate URLs.

You can easily import products from Ebay or Aliexpress. Once uploading process is completed, uploaded items will appear as products in WooCoommere table.


Installing

Requirements

To be able to use Ebay & Aliexpress WooImporter, you must have the following:

  • Wordpress CMS installed
  • WooCommerce plugin for Wordpress CMS installed
  • An FTP tool to upload the files - Download Free FTP tool from here (FileZilla)
  • The plugin`s zip file is inside the zip file you got from us ( it`s the main archive). Thefore initially you should unpack the main archive.

Installation

Installing of Ebay & Aliexpress WooImporter is very simple. Technically, the plugin Installation on your blog can be done in two ways:

  • Dashboard method (upload and install)
  • FTP

In FTP method, you upload the plugin`s zip using an FTP software such as FileZilla, and activate and configure it. Whereas, in dashboard method, you upload, install and activate the plugin.

1. Install Plugin from WordPress Dashboard
Login to your blog dashboard and click on Plugins >Add new. There is an option to upload. Click on it and upload the plugin`s zip.

installing WooImporter

2. FTP method to Install the Plugin:
Unzip the plugin`s zip and upload it to your WordPress plugin upload folder using FTP software. Normally, the folder is located under .../wp-content/plugins. Once you are done uploading the file in unzipped format, you can simply go to WordPress plugins folder under WP dashboard and activate the plugin.


installing WooImporter

Installing Extensions

If you have already installed some our importer plugin (eBay & Aliexpress, Walmart, Amazon, Envato WooImporter), then make sure to make the actions:

1. Unpack the archive WooImporter.zip

2. Replace the WooImporter folder on your server with the same folder from the plugin archive root. The includes folder on your server you can find using the path like .../wp-content/plugins/WooImporter.

installing add-ons extensions WooImporter

3. Reactivate plugin.

How to update?

The easiest way to update your plugin is the installing of the official Envato WordPress Toolkit.
You can read the details here. It will let you to get the updates automatically like you get for other WordPress plugins.


Features

Common Settings

To configure the plugin you can use several settings:

  1. Currency conversion factor
    If your store has currency that differs from us dollar then you need specify the conversion factor right here. The price will be multiplied by its value.
  2. Default Product Type
    This is WooCommerce setting. By default WooCommerce assign simple product type for each product that has been imported from some provider (eBay, Aliexpress and etc.).
    If you want to transfer user on the provider website, once he clicks on buy button on the WooCommerce product page, then just set the setting to External/Affiliate Product. Also you need get your own API Key and use it in the WooImporter to generate affiliate links.
  3. Default Product Status
    Set the default product status for importing into WooCommerce.
  4. Remove links from description
    Remove links from description of imported products.
  5. Remove images from description
    Remove images from description of imported products.
  6. Import product images limit
    Limit import images into product gallery WooCommerce for each product.
  7. Default product quantity
    Set this to generate a random stock quantity for a product within a range.
  8. Auto Update (stock avail. only)
    Use this to check the stock availability automatically by schedule for all products or manually for particular products.
  9. Auto Update Price
    Use this to check the price automatically by schedule for all products or manually for particular products.
  10. Not available product status
    If a source product becomes unavailable, then the product at your stock will go to trash, change its status to “out of stock” or keep “in stock”.
  11. Update Schedule
    Set the schedule for auto-update stock availability and price.
  12. The number of products update per schedule
    Set the number of products you want to update per schedule



settings WooImporter

Ebay Settings

  1. Account setting
    You need to setup API Keys to work with platforms, or you can use our prepared key that initially set in the Setting.
  2. Products per page
    You can set the number of products which should be imported per request. API has constraints to limit maximum number.
  3. Affiliate setting
    You can configure your affiliate API.



ebay settings WooImporter

Aliexpress Settings

  1. Account setting
    You need to setup API Keys to work with platforms, or you can use our prepared key that initially set in the Setting.
  2. Products per page
    Set the number of products which should be imported per request. API has constraints to limit maximum number.
  3. Local Currency
    Set different currencies for imported products.
  4. Convert all links from description to affialite links



aliexpresss settings WooImporter

Search filters

You can looking for specific product using ProductId field. Also there are several search filters for each platform:

  • For eBay: store name, keywords, category, price range, shipment price, feedback score, shipment options, condition, site, listing type.

    search filter ebay WooImporter
  • For Aliexpress: keywords, category, price range, total orders (last 30 days), feedback score, high quality items

    search filter aliexpress WooImporter

Importing products

You can easily import products into WooCommerce using our built-in API key or use your own keys.

  • Product list from eBay:
  • product list ebay WooImporter
  • Product list from Aliexpress:
  • product list aliexpress WooImporter

Update Price and Stock Availability

  • Auto Update Price and Stock Availability:

  • auto update price and stock avaibility
  • Manual update of particular products Price and Stock Availability:

  • manual update price and stock avaibility
  • Status Update Price and Stock Availability:

  • status update price and stock avaibility

Price Rules Settings

WooImporter Plugin has a smart system for pricing markup the amount added to the cost price of goods to cover overhead and profit. Since WooImporter is the extension for Woocommerce, therefore with this system you can set just one price with your markup or two prices (regular price and Sale price) on the product page
  • Add new price rules to calculate product price with your margin (markup). You can set several price rules if needed.
  • Your rule can be used just for specific module (provider) or for any provider. The same for the categories.
  • If you set a percent range then your product will have the regular price and the sale price with your margin. The regular price will be calculated regards with a random percent from the range you added.
  • If you omit percent values, then your product will have just the regular price with your margin.
  • Also the percent cant be changed after your product has been already imported. If you don't add rules, then your product will have the same prices as source page has.
settings price rules

Sort results by fields

The plugin lets you to sort imported products by different fields.

sort results by fields WooImporter

Edit product functions

You can edit the product data before placing it into WooCommerce.
Notice: For editing of some data you need to press the button Load more details

edit product functions WooImporter

Schedule Post

You can post products at a scheduled time.

schedule post WooImporter

Choose a product category

You can choose some existing WooCommerce category to load products into it directly. if you don`t specify this field, then original category will be used.

choose a product category WooImporter

Keeping the product/seller URLs

  • WooCommerces -> Orders:

  • keeping the product&seller url WooImporter in orders
  • Products -> Edit Product:

  • keeping the product&seller url WooImporter in edit products

Add-ons/Extensions

You can install add-ons/extensions to add new features to WooImporter


add-ons extensions WooImporter