Wishlist – Sharing

Shop owners can give customers and visitors the option to share public wishlists. Each share channel can be activated  or deactivated. One special case is the sharing of a wishlist by email. Here shop owners have the option to either let visitors share wishlists through a mail form that then sends out mails directly over the site generating an html email or simply link them to their email client of choice.

Basic Sharing Settings

„Enable Wishlist Sharing“

Globally deactivate or activate the sharing features

„Share with“

Activate or deactivate available channels on an individual basis

„How to send Mails“

Choose wehter you want people to share wishlists directly through the site (your mail server) or from their end with only a link to the list

 

If you choose to not use the mail form to share wishlists you can ignore the rest of this page since it won’t be applicable to your use case.

 

Lightbox Settings

 

„Lightbox Style“

Change the background of the lightbox that shows the form for sharing wishlists by mail.

„Spinner Color“

Changes the color of the small spinner that indicates the the form field is being sent out.

 

Mail Settings

 

 

You can modify the mail that gets sent if you choose to use the mail form. It’s possible to change the subject, header and the body text of the mails that get shared. You have access to some shortcodes which can be used to display informations that the visitor or customer who filled out the form provided. These shortcodes are:

Shortcodes for subject and header:

  • [tp_wcb_sender_name] – provided sender name
  • [tp_wcb_mail_subject] – provided subject by user
  • [tp_wcb_reciever_mail] – provided name of the receiver
  • [tp_wcb_wishlist_name] – name of the wishlist that is beeing shared

Shortcodes available in body text:

  • [tp_wcb_sender_name] – provided sender name
  • [tp_wcb_mail_subject] – provided subject by user
  • [tp_wcb_reciever_mail] – provided name of the receiver
  • [tp_wcb_wishlist_name] – name of the wishlist that is beeing shared
  • [tp_wcb_wishlist_link] – displays a link to the shared wishlist
  • [tp_wcb_wishlist_contents] – displays a table showing all products in the wishlist
  • [tp_wcb_mail_text] – provided text

 

„Send Sample Mail“

To see how a shared mail will look like you can use the sample mail field directly under the input field for the body text. Simply enter an email you want the sample mail to be sent to and choose a wishlist.

Shortcode Settings

 

 

The shortcode settings let you change the style in which the product table and the „visit wishlist button“ is beeing presented in the shared mail.