Creating of Coupons
To create new coupons, please follow these steps:
- Go to the Coupons tab from your dashboard.
- Click on the Add New Coupon button on the top right corner.
Conditions while creating new coupon
The code for the coupon. The coupon codes are case sensitive so you you need to pass the coupon exactly you enter here while validating the coupon code.
- The coupon code can not be changed on the coupon is created.
- Two coupons with the same coupon code can not be created.
Start Date and End Date
The start and end date when the coupon will be valid. If the coupon is validated beyond these dates, it will give an error code. (All the times are in UTC timezone)
1002 if the start date is in future from the current date
1003 if current date is in future from current date.
You can set the value of the vouchers using this field.
You can set the value unit for the voucher using this field. Currently we support 2 types of values unit.
Value: This means the fixed amount that will be discounted from the customers transaction amount regardless of the total amount of the purchase. Example: if the value of vouchers is 50, then the customers will get discount of 50, even if the customers total purchase amount is 100 or 500.
Percentage: This means that the percentage of discount that the customer will get discount and it depends upon the total transaction amount of the customer. Example: if the value is set as 10 and value unit is set as percentage, the customer will get discount of 100 if the total transaction amount is 1000 and get a discount of 50 if the total transaction amount is 500.
The currency which you are using for your store.
Maximum number of times this coupon can be redeemed
Since coupons can’t be redeemed multiple times, you can set the limit on the maximum number of times the coupon can be redeemed. Once the limit it reached, the coupon will give error code as
1004: Upon validation.
Maximum number of times this coupon can be redeemed by same user
If you want to put limit on number of times a single user can this coupon, you can specify here.
Note: In order for this validation to work, you must pass the user_id parameter while validating the coupons. To know how to pass the user_id parameter, please refer our API doc by visiting here
You can specify the type of customers who can use the coupons. We have the three conditions which you can use:
All Users (Default): If you using this option that means any user can redeem the coupons.
Only New Users: If you are selecting this option, only the users who have never used any coupons before on your platform will be able to use it. (This does not includes vouchers)
Only Existing Users: If you are selecting this option, only the users who have used any coupon before on your platform will be able to use it (This does not includes vouchers)