Enable WooCommerce Vacation or Store Message

If you are going away on holiday or need to display a message on your website that will appear on all pages, WooCommerce has built in a sitewide “Store Message” function. This is slightly hidden away, but very simple to setup when you know where it is.

Login to your WordPress Website

  • How to: How to Login to your WordPress Website
  • Navigate to the Customizer

    This can be found beneath Appearence > Customize in the main WordPress dashboard menu

    Select WooCommerce in the Customizer

    Select Store Notice

    Configure the Notice

  • Enter your holiday or store message
  • Select the "Enable Store Notice" checkbox
  • Select the Publish button to set the notice live
  • You will be able to preview the notice within the Customizer but this won't be live until you select publish
    Article published 16th August 2022
    Last modified 02nd November 2023