The Account Page offers valuable real estate for the placement of additional recommendations or can allow the customer an easy way to “shop” their order history. This example will show you how to install a Shoppable Order History carousel to the Account Page, but multiple widget types can be surfaced here to display even more cross-sell opportunities!
Wait! If you haven't completed steps 1-3 on our getting started guide, do that first!
Creating our Widget:
From the Rebuy admin, navigate to the “Widgets” tab. From here you can see the most popular locations where Rebuy widgets can enhance your online store, as well as a list of all the widgets you’ve created so far. Select "Account Page".
If you haven't already created any product page widgets, you'll see a menu with some prebuilt configurations. Select "Create New" on the "Shoppable Order History (Buy it Again)" card. Otherwise, select "New Widget" on the top right-hand side of your screen to see the list of pre-configured options. You are more than welcome to choose the others as well! You have full control over the recommendations.
This quick start to Shoppable Order History widget can house 8 items to show and install at the bottom of the page, and the Data Source is set to return products that were purchased in the customer’s previous orders. From here you'll just need to determine what you want the language of the widget to say, where the widget is placed, and what the offer(s) will be if you don't want to use the customer’s order history. To learn more about using the Data Sources to return personalized language, check out this article. If you need help placing your widget after its creation, use some dynamic placement! More on widget settings.
If you would like to add more styling to the widget that is not available in the widget editor check out this article.
Now that you've created your widget and set up your rules in the Data Source, go test it out! There is a "Live Mode" toggle in the widget settings, just make sure it's off, then you're ready to install and test, if it's working as expected, enable Live Mode and you're set!
Pro Tip! Add Rebuy’s AI Recommendations widget beneath the Shoppable Order History carousel.