Customize WooCommerce Checkout Page Complete Guide
WooCommerce is a great eCommerce plugin, that you can use to turn your WordPress website into a dynamic online store. This plugin automatically creates a checkout page/ Cart page/ Account page / Order page. But if you want to add extra features to these pages, you need to use any plugin or you can customize these pages using WooCommerce functions.
So, I will discuss how to customize WooCommerce checkout page programmatically and using the WooCommerce checkout plugin.
The checkout page on your online eCommerce shop is where you get paid, so it’s an important page for your online eCommerce business. WooCommerce the default configuration is so good, but you may need to customize it out of necessity. Like you may add extra user billing fields or your extra a few the important fields.
Obviously, the WooCommerce checkout page is the most important for any eCommerce store. It represents the final step that the customer must take to finally complete his purchase.
Today, In this guide, I will show you How to Customize WooCommerce Checkout Page Step by Step. There are two ways to customize the page. First with a plugin and with custom code.
Most customizations would be done using hooks and filters. Look at the WooCommerce documentation and you can copy the checkout template to your website theme in a folder that looks like this: woocommerce/checkout/form-checkout.php.
Read WooCommerce Action and Filter Hook Reference
WooCommerce Checkout Page By Default
This is WooCommerce the default checkout page outlook:
This method adds the custom field to the checkout page using the PHP code. First, you need to perform an action you activate theme the functions.php file, then I will use this code to start customizing the checkout page:
After adding this code, the checkout page looks like as :
For the data validation of the custom field using the following code:
Now that I’ve added a replacement field to the checkout page. I would like to confirm that the details entered into the custom field by the client, is being saved or not. This could be using the code below:
After saving the code, we have added custom fields to our WooCommerce Website.
Customizing Shipping Form In WooCommerce Checkout Page
To customize WooCommerce checkout fields, WooCommerce offers several filters and hooks that deal with major groups of fields on the page. Especially, these filters include woocommerce_checkout_fields (checkout fields), woocommerce_billing_fields ( billing fields), and woocommerce_shipping_fields (shipping fields).
Now for this tutorial, I will work with woocommerce_checkout_fields filter. The good news that I will try to cover both the addition and removal fields.
Remove Fields From The WooCommerce Checkout Page
Just an example, I will try to demonstrate how to remove the First name and the Last name fields. Here the code: