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Better Reports – Locations

3. Date Range selection and Breadcrumbs

At the top of the report we have the Breadcrumbs (on the left) and the Date Range selection (on the right). The Breadcrumbs let you know where you are. The initial location is “World” and you can work your way down to city level. Each element is a link to that location. The Date Range…

4. Maps and Totals Infoboxes

Maps Bundled with the plugin are the World map and 26 state maps, including: World United States Canada Australia South Africa Argentina Bangladesh Bulgaria Brazil China Spain Greece Hong Kong Hungary Indonesia India Iran Italy Japan Mexico Malaysia Nepal New Zealand Peru Philippines Thailand Turkey Maps are shown as chloropleth maps with degrees of tones…

5. Main Table and dimensions

The main table will show 5 basic columns with the chance of adding 5 optionals. Location, Gross Sales, Net Sales, Item Count and Order Count are fixed columns. Refunds, Shipping, Coupons, Tax and Shipping Tax are optional. This can be set in the Settings page. The location column has the name of the location, and…

6. Best sellers

Best sellers are the top products sold during the time period and the location. It shows the amount in monetary terms and the sales count. Clicking the product link will redirect  you to the default Woocommerce reports to see the specifics of the product, like the dates of the sales. The pie charts will reflect…

7. Comparing two date ranges

To compare two date ranges, go to the Range Selection dropdown (top right) and then select your comparison range. Among the options are: Last Period – Same time range but for the previous period. For example, if 7 Day is selected, it would be the previous 7 days Last Year – Comparing against the same…

8. Refreshing and exporting data

Update For performance considerations the data gets cached after you perform a query. So to reflect the up to date values for a location and range, click the update button if you don’t see your latest values reflected. The Update button is located at the right of the Overview/Orders tabs.   Exporting Click the Export…

9. Orders table

The orders tab will present the orders for that location and date range. So it is very useful if you want to pinpoint which orders were dispatched for a city, for example. Clicking on the order number will take you to that order’s data for further viewing. When comparing, the orders will only show information…

10. Settings

The Settings page (right at the top, to the right of the “Report” tab) will let you add or remove columns from the Table, and to set the number of rows for each table as well.