About Checkout Add-on types
There are several types of add-ons to choose from to customize the checkout page.
Required: WooCommerce Checkout Add-Ons is a premium WooCommerce extension included with WordPress Ecommerce Hosting or as a standalone purchase.
|Type||Description||Example use case|
|Text||Customer can enter a short string of text.||Gift recipient’s name|
|Text Area||Customer can enter a long string of text.||Gift messages|
|Select||Customer can select one option from a drop-down menu.||Gift wrapping options|
|Multiselect||Customer can select one, several, or all options from a drop-down menu.||Shipping and handling add-ons (e.g. Add Insurance, Add Rush Handling, etc.)|
|Radio||Customer can select one option from a list of radio buttons.||Choosing whether or not the order contains a gift.|
|Checkbox||Customers can select a single checkbox.||Adding a fixed-amount donation|
|Multi-checkbox||Customer can select one, several, or all options from a list of checkboxes.||Gift wrapping add-ons (e.g. Add a bow, Add tissue paper, etc.)|
|File||Customer can upload a file to include in their order, which you can access from your Media Library or when viewing the order.||Custom card cover|
Here’s an example of how each field appears on the checkout page: