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How to Extend Coupon Restrictions with WooCommerce

There may be times that you would prefer to set up coupons based on new customers vs. existing customers. Or perhaps, you want to restrict coupons according to a geographical area based on several factors that would benefit the customer.

The built-in coupon options for WooCommerce give you some pretty good flexibility, but often you need a bit more. With the WooCommerce Coupon Restrictions extension you are able to do just that.

How to Control WooCommerce Coupons Even More

This is one of those extensions that is simple to use as it adds two specific features to your coupon restrictions. If you create a new coupon and click on the Usage restriction tab, you have these added options:

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Coupon Restrictions for New and Existing Customers

And then there are times when you would prefer to reward existing customers. This is a straightforward and great way to control your coupon offers between current customers and new customers.

It will check to make sure the visitor is logged in. If they aren’t, it will run a verification before checkout after the email address has been entered to make sure they are able to use the coupon.

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Coupon Restrictions for Use Locations

Again, very easy to use and you can base it on either the shipping or billing location.  As far as specific countries, of course you will choose from only countries you are currently selling to. If you want to get more specific, you can list zip codes for more localized targeting.

This is perfect for country-specific holidays or if there are changes in a location’s currency. It also  enables  help you to give extra discounts for shipping charges to certain countries.

location restrictions for coupons

This is one of those extensions that fills a specific need easily. Check out the WooCommerce Coupon Restrictions extension here.


WooCommerce Coupons and How to Extend Them

Want to do more with your coupons? Here is our post that shows you the built-in features as well as other suggested posts on our site to add even more functionality and control over your WooCommerce coupons.