The fact that checkout page is the only page which people are willing to give their private information. However, by default of Magento 2, checkout page is too simple that it cannot give you – a webstore owners – enough information to complete orders and in some case, you had to contact to the customers by phone or by email to collect more information. So, if you only use the default checkout page of Magento 2, it will have many disadvantages including the inability to take advantage of collecting information of checkout page, making your business be more complex and inefficient because of additional steps on business process such as calling to customers to collect more info, waiting for customers’ reply to your requiring more their information.
So that, it’s essential to add extra attributes to the checkout page that can help you collect and process additional order related data. Be one of the greatest tools to allow you add custom filed on the checkout page, Magento 2 Order Attributes is a Magento 2 extension developed by Cmsideas.
1. Add custom attributes to any checkout steps
In any steps of checkout process, you can easily add attributes that display as extra fields on the checkout page to require customer complete. By defaults of Magento 2, checkout process includes 2 steps as follows:
Step 1: Shipping
The first checkout step includes fields that customers complete shipping address information and choose shipping method.
Step 2: Review & Payment
This checkout step allows customers choosing payment method and applying coupon to the purchase.
2. Create attribute with 8 input types
Add extra fields to checkout also meaning that more fields your customers must enter to complete the checkout process. So that, maybe they feel the checkout makes them waste time. By using Order Attributes extension for Magento 2, you can create extra field with 8 types of input including Text Field, Textarea, Date, Date With Time, Yes/no, Dropdown, Checkbox Group and Radio Buttons. Thanks for this feature, your customer can complete all the extra fields quickly and the information entered is valuable to you and your business.
3. Display extra fields to checkout page only on specific storeviews
If your Magento 2 webstore is multisite and you just want display the extra fields on one or some of storeview, it will be completely possible with Order Attributes extension. On adding a new attribute, there is a field that allows you choosing storeviews you want to display the attribute on. It can be displayed on one or some or all storeviews of your website.
4. Display the attributes to checkout page only for specific customer groups
Not only for each storeview, Magento 2 Order Attributes also allow you configuring to display the additional attributes on checkout page for specific customer groups. On adding a new attribute, there is a field that allows you choosing customer groups you want to display the attribute for. It can be displayed on one or some or all customer groups of your website.
5. Set extra attributes to be required or optional for customer to complete the field
Always existing on checkout page, there are some fields that customers are required to complete and some fields they are optional to complete. You can create extra fields that are set to be required or optional, so that your business process can be more fluent and more efficient.
6. Save entered value for future checkout of registered customers
7. Set conditions based on the chosen shipping method to display custom attribute
Beside of fields displaying on the checkout page since accessing, you also can add attributes that will just display after customers complete a field. In detail, you can add extra attributes that just display once customers choose the shipping methods of their orders.
1. Make order taking process be more fluent and more efficient
By using Magento 2 Order Attributes, you can require your customers’ information that is used for taking orders. There are no more activities such as calling or mailing customers to get more their information, which makes the order taking process be more wasting time and makes the customers annoyed. So that, it’s so essential to use Order Attributes extension for your Magento 2 webstore that can help your order taking process be more fluent and more efficient, especially, make your customers be more satisfied and loyal to your brand.
2. Manage orders more efficiently in the future
With this extension for Magento 2, you can save customers’ information and automatically use them for their orders in the future. This can not only save your customers’ time on placing the orders but also help you manage order more efficiently in the future.
3. Give customers better experience on the Magento 2 webstore
There are many ways to make customers have better experience in many steps of their using website such as searching, filtering, sharing,… So, on placing orders, they can too. Using Magento 2 Order Attributes extension, on the checkout page, you can give them new experience thanking for your different fields with various input types for them to complete fields. So that, the customers are not boring on completing the same things in the same ways on different websites.
4. Help for your doing market research
Order Attributes extension can be a useful tool for you to do market research for your next business strategies in the future. Adding extra attributes not only helps for your taking orders but also supports for your collecting information to do market researches. So that, do not need to create research forms then have customers complete them, you can create extra fields on checkout page that customers do n not feel annoyed and are willing to complete.
With all the features and benefits of Magento 2 Order Attributes above, why don’t you try and use it for your Magento 2 store.
DEMO BACKEND: http://demos.magextstore.com/v210_demo01/admin
MORE EXTENSION: https://cmsideas.net/magento2/magento-2-extensions.html