How do gift cards and certificates work?
Gift Cards / Certificates online are a very effective sales tool and are simple for your customers to use. With the Gift Cards / Certificates feature, your customers can send Gift Cards / Certificates to anyone, giving them a certain amount of money to use towards purchasing your products.
To test the Gift Cards / Certificates feature,
Login as a customer and visit the My Account page
Next, scroll down to the Gift Card section and click on Buy a Gift Card
The customer can fill out various fields, such as:
- Amount of the gift card
- Amount of the gift card (required)
- To and From Recipient data (required)
- Email address (required)
- Message (optional)
Click Next to enter billing information.
To view your customers' orders, that were placed using gift card or certificates
Click on Admin > Sales/Promos > Gift Card