How to Create an Advanced Promo Code

Different codes for different products

This article shows you how to create a promotion code that applies different discounts to different products. You also learn how to create an optional mandatory product which is a required purchase before Upmind applies the promo code discount.

Upmind offers two offer types of discounts.

  • For store-wide discounts, create a single discount code for every product or service.
  • For a group discount, create a single code that applies a single discount to multiple items.

Opening the Promotions page

  1. Log in to your Upmind account.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click the Promotions tile.
  4. On the next page, click the Add promotion button.

Setting promotion details

Fill fields and customise options on the Add promotion page.

  1. Check the box to activate the promotion code.
  2. Enter a name for the promotion.
  3. Enter a brief description.
  4. Enter a code.
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Enter details

  1. Click the Individual promotion per product tile.
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Choose Individual promotion per product

Adding products

  1. Click the Manage products button.
  2. Click Attach new product.
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Attach new product

  1. On the new window, click the field and select a product.
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Select product

  1. Select a discount type: fixed amount or percentage.
  2. Enter a figure.
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Select discount type

  1. Scroll down the page and customise the settings.
  2. Check or uncheck boxes as required.
  3. Click Save.
  4. Repeat steps to add another product.

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By default, the Limit quantity box is unchecked. If you check the box, add a minimum and maximum quantity.

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Limit quantity box

Adding a mandatory product

You can make promotion codes conditional upon the purchase of one or more mandatory products.

For example, a 10% discount on Moka coffee pots is not valid unless the customer adds a bag of coffee beans (the mandatory product) to the basket.

  1. Under the Mandatory products heading, click the Manage products button.
  2. Click Attach new products.
  3. Complete the workflow to add a product or service.

Setting availability and eligibility

Scroll down the page and set the conditions for all items attached to this promotion code.

  1. Set the start and end dates.
  2. Check the maximum number of uses (all clients). The default is Unlimited.
  3. Select Single or Multiple if you want to limit the number of times this code can be used by all clients. (optional)
  4. Check the maximum number of times an individual client can use the promo code. The default is Unlimited.
  5. Select Single or Multiple if you want to limit the number of times this code can be used by any client. (optional)
  6. Review the Recurring count option.
  7. Review the checkboxes and customise as required.
  8. Click Save.
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Review choices

Editing a promotion

To modify a promotion:

  1. Open the Promotions page.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. Make changes.
  5. Click Save.
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Click gear icon

Removing a promotion

To delete a promotion:

  1. Open the Promotions page.
  2. Click the gear icon.
  3. Click Delete.
  4. Enter the number in the confirmation pop-up window.
  5. Click Delete.

Tracking promo code use

  1. Go to the Edit promotion page.
  2. Click the Uses menu tab.
  • Upmind shows the clients who have used the code.
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Click Uses menu tab

Customer view

Upmind applies the discount at the checkout.

  • If you enable the auto-apply option, the discount is applied automatically.
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Auto-apply enabled

  • If you disable the auto-apply option, the customer must enter the discount code and click the Add button.
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Auto-apply disabled


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