The Basics of Shipping in WooCommerce

When it comes to shipping, there are so many moving pieces. And the direction you need to go will always will always depend on your variables.

If you are just starting to dive into WooCommerce, or even contemplating it, in this video from the Seattle WooCommerce Meetup, Eric Amundson walks us through the basics which include:

  • The General Shipping Settings
  • Shipping Zones
  • Shipping Classes
  • Examples of Shipping Setups

Note that this is not a slideshow, but a live walk-through in the WordPress dashboard. This is a video recording of a Seattle WooCommerce meetup virtual presentation.


Thanks to Eric from Ivy Cat for the presentation.

Resources & Links

Here are some links to posts on my site that will help you with adding functionality to your shipping options.

How to Extend and Customize Your WooCommerce Shipping

How to Create Invoices and Packing Lists for WooCommerce Orders

How to Hide Shipping Methods and Options Conditionally in WooCommerce

How To Limit Payment and Shipping Options for Roles in WooCommerce

How to Add Shipment Tracking to Your WooCommerce Emails and Order Pages

How to Let Your Customers Ship Products to Multiple Locations in WooCommerce

How to Create Payment and Shipping Restrictions at Checkout in WooCommerce

How To Show Your Customers Shipping Estimates with WooCommerce

How to Offer Local Pickup for Multiple Locations on WooCommerce

How to Integrate Dropshipping into Your WooCommerce Online Store

Let Customers Choose Leave at Door on Local Deliveries Using WooCommerce


You can join us at our next Seattle WooCommerce meetup.