The Couponing add-on lets you deliver discount coupons to your customers. It can be used for an individual business or a network of shops. It will help you attract new business while serving as an incentive to keep your clients coming back, resulting in sales increase.
This add-on is available only with an Advanced subscription and it requires that you first install the Authentication add-on.
The Couponing Add-On costs $6/month or $60 yearly.
You can install it from the Add-On store by clicking on the green button with the price on it.
1. New Couponing section
Once the add-on is activated, a new Couponing section will show in the list of sections, when you access the Builder, and then the Sections tab in the right menu of the screen.
From that section, you have the possibility to choose and edit different designs, for each view associated to the Couponing section.
Please note: you have the possibility to add several Couponing sections inside the same app.
2. New Couponing menu
The activation of the Couponing Add-On also enables a new Couponing menu, visible when you open the menu on the left of your screen, under Business > Couponing. From here which you can manage all the options related to the coupons.
This menu gives you access to the coupons creation view, the list of coupons, as well as the statistics page.
3. Creating a coupon
In the menu Business > Couponing > My coupons click on "Create a coupon" button on the top right of the screen. You will be directed to the creation page of the coupon which displays several customization options, detailed below.
To the right of the screen you can see a preview of the design of the coupon in real time, to review your modifications.
You can choose the title of your coupon.
Here you can add some more information about your offer.
The validation process
You can choose between two validation processes:
- Redeem button, the preferred option in the case of a physical business.
- Promo code, the preferred option in the case of an online business.
You have the possibility to customize the text of both the button and the code.
Of course, these indications are just recommendations, you can use the validation processes as you wish. However, please note that in the case of the promo codes, the Couponing add-on will only serve as a means to display the promo code. The way codes are handled in your billing process is out of the hands of Apollo Apps.
You can choose the date of validity and expiration date for your coupon, the number of coupons available as well as the number of uses by client.
You also have the option to classify coupons per category. This is especially useful if your coupons relate to different businesses or one store with several major aisles. In that case, categories make for a clutter free more user friendly experience.
This option lets you indicate the name and location of the store the coupon you are creating is related to.
With that view, you can change the image to illustrate your coupon.
To the right of your screen, right below the preview screen, you can click on "More design settings" which will direct you to the Builder, from which you can customize the design of all the pages inside your app related to the Couponing add-on (list of coupons, coupon page, saved coupons, coupons’ history, as well as the actions screens).
4. Visualizing and monitoring coupons
From the menu Business > Couponing > My coupons, you can access the list of your coupons.
This list gives you an overview of all your coupons, the business they are attached to, the number of redeemed coupons, the status of the coupons (active or draft), as well as an access to the statistics page.
This page allows you to monitor the success of your coupons.