WC Products By Category – An Woocommerce Extension

“Woocommerce Products By Category” Documentation by “WP-Zone” v1.0


Created: 22/10/2013

By: WP-Zone

Email: info@wp-zone.net

Thank you for purchasing Woocommerce Products By Category extension. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please feel free to email us via my user page contact form here. Thanks so much!


Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Installation
  3. Widgets Added By Extension & Uses

A) Introductiontop

WC Products By Category Widget is a woocommerce extension which extends the default widget functionality to show Best Seller Products, Featured Products,
Top Rated Products, Recent Products, Recently viewed Products,On Sale Products, Random Products by product category/categories.


B) Installationtop

You can use the built in installer or you can install the plugin manually.

  1. You can either use the automatic plugin installer or your FTP program to upload it.
  2. If you wish to upload through automatic installer, just browse the zip file and click the install now button.
  3. For manually upload, unzip the file and upload the wc-products-by-category-widget folder to your wp-content/plugins directory via your FTP program.
  4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  5. Visit the widget section from Appearance menu.
  6. You will see 7 new widgets created by this extension.
  7. Choose them as per your requirement.
  8. During configuration you will see additional field of Product Category and as a option you will see all product categories having at least one product with
    number of products assigned under that category including nested tree status.
  9. You can select either one or multiple category as per your requirement.
  10. If you will select all categories that widget will act like woocommerce default widget
  11. To select multiple category please hold the CTRL key and select one by one categories.
  12. Once configured then save the widget and you are through to see your prduct widgets by category/categories you have choosen.

C) Widgets Added By Extension & Usestop

This extension adds 5 new widgets

  1. WCPBC Best Sellers
  2. WCPBC Featured Products
  3. WCPBC On Sale
  4. WCPBC Random Products
  5. WCPBC Recently Viewed Products
  6. WCPBC Recent Products
  7. WCPBC Top Rated Products
  • (I) WCPBC Best Sellers – top

    This widget is used to show best seller products by category/categories
    best seller products by category

  • (III) WCPBC On Sale – top

    This widget is used to show on sale products by category/categorieson-sale products by category

  • (IV) WCPBC Random Products – top

    This widget is used to show random products by category/categoriesrandom products by category

  • (V) WCPBC Recently Viewed Products – top

    This widget is used to show recently viewed products by category/categoriesrecently viewed products by category

  • (VI) WCPBC Recent Products – top

    This widget is used to show recently added products by category/categoriesrecent products by category

  • (VII) WCPBC Top Rated Products – top

    This widget is used to show top rated products by category/categoriestop rated products by category


Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this extension. As I said at the beginning, I’d be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this extension. No guarantees, but I’ll do my best to assist. If you have a more general question relating to the plugin, you might consider visiting the forums and create your topic.

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