How to provide Free Shipping for Individual Products no matter the Destination and Weight?
Online business owners may have different shipping needs. Some of WooCommerce store owners prefer real-time shipping rates based on the factors like weight, the distance between the source and destination, shipping zone, etc. While others may prefer shipping based on the product quantity. According to Jess, a WooCommerce store owner,”…I am using the Shipping Pro plugin for Woocommerce on one of my sites.I have a relatively simple question…Is it possible to use the plugin to offer Free Shipping on one individual product, regardless of where it is shipped to or how many units are ordered..? Thank you”
In this article, we will cover how using WooCommerce Table Rate Shipping Pro plugin, store owners can easily provide free shipping for a particular product.
Creating Shipping Classes
WooCommerce Table Rate Shipping Pro plugin can calculate shipping rates based on the shipping rules. WooCommerce store owners can easily create shipping rules based on their business scenario. In Jess’s case, the first step would be to create separate shipping classes. She can create a shipping class named Free Products and other named Standard Products. Then she can easily assign any product which she wants to ship free of cost. Once she is done with this, the next step is to create shipping rules for the shipping classes.
Shipping Rules using WooCommerce Table Rate Shipping Pro
Since Jess wants to provide free shipping irrespective of the source and destination or the weight of the products, she needs to select the following Matrix Columns from the plugin settings.
- Method Title
- Shipping Class
- Base Cost
After this, she can provide the shipping class value as Free Products and assign a base cost of $0 to it. Also, she can name the title as Free Shipping. For the other shipping class, she can assign any shipping cost. Once she has done the configuration, her shipping rules will look similar to the rules shown in the image below.
This way she will be able to provide Free Shipping to any product irrespective of the location or weight of that product.
So this article covers WooCommerce Table Rate Shipping Pro plugin. Using this plugin WooCommerce store owners can easily calculate shipping rates in case of Netherlands using the ZIP Code/Shipping Zone based shipping calculation. In this article, we will cover the WooCommerce Table Rate Shipping Pro’s ability to calculate weight based and shipping destination based shipping rates.
If you have any suggestion regarding the article, feel free to share your views in the comment section below. We have also attached some details about the plugin that we had discussed in this article.
About the plugin
- Calculate shipping rates based on factors like,
- Product Cost
- Product Weight
- Number of Items in the cart
- Shipping Classes
- Product Category
- Destination Address
- Basic Version of the plugin
- Premium Version Cost – $69