Guide on creating a pro

Let us now look at how to create a pro on AZW Consult.

Before proceeding, note that you must be an approved seller to be able to create and sell pros on AZW Consult. Find out more here.

There are 3 types of pros that you can sell on AZW Consult. We will look at how to create each of these types.

On your seller’s dashboard (left hand side menu), click the pros menu option. This will open a listing of all the pros that you have created, or be blank if you have none.

To the top right of the table, click on the “Add New” button. This will open a pro creation form, with fields where you are supposed to input details/attach files and describe your pro.

Simple pro

This is a type of pro that is either sold as a downloadable file or a service that has no variations or preferences.

Steps to create a simple pro

  1. Under the first option, select “simple pro”. Then, indicate if it’s virtual or downloadable.
  2. Pro title – enter the name of your pro here.
  3. Price – specify the price at which you are selling your pro
  4. Short description – give a summary of what your pro is (this should be very brief, as the field has a maximum character length). This appears on the pros listing page, so try to make it as catchy as possible to attract potential customers at first glance.
  5. Description – here, give a detailed description of your pro. Include any restriction of use if any.
  6. Images – you are allowed to attach two images to represent what your pro is about. Attach them to the images section.
  7. Categories – here specify the category in which your pro falls in. e.g. Logo design etc.
  8. Tags – this helps you to expand the reach of your pro. By having other names associated with your pro, you can increase chances of your pro appearing on the search results.
  9. Samples – if applicable, attach samples to showcase your work, to enable buyers get a taste of what you are offering.
  10. Delivery period – this stipulates the maximum amount of time within which you will deliver the pro.
    NB: Try to abide by the time you specify here to avoid losing business. If your order is delayed, a customer may cancel it and thus you lose that business opportunity.

Grouped Pro

This type of pro involves a combination of various pros. For example, a music album containing multiple songs sold together.

Steps to create a grouped pro

  1. Under the first option, select “grouped pro” from the options
  2. Pro title – enter the name of your pro here.
  3. Price – the price of a grouped pro is computed from the individuals pro being sold together as a group. As such, you are not required to indicate the price here.
  4. Short description – give a summary of what your pro is (this should be very brief, as the field has a maximum character length). This appears on the pros listing page, so try to make it as catchy as possible to win business at first glance.
  5. Description – here, give a detailed description of your pro. Include any restriction of use if any.
  6. Images – you are allowed to attach two images to represent what your pro is about. Attach them to the images section.
  7. Categories – here specify the category in which your pro falls in. e.g. Logo design etc
  8. Tags – this helps you expand the reach of your pro. By having other names associated with your pro, you can increase chances of your pro appearing on the search results.
  9. Delivery period – this stipulates the maximum amount of time within which you will deliver the pro.
    NB: Try to abide by the time you specify here to avoid losing business. If your order is delayed, a customer may cancel it and thus you lose that business opportunity.
  10. Grouped pros – this is where you select the various pros that constitute this grouped pro. Enter their names to search them on the section provided. Once they pop up, click on the ones that you want to include in the grouped pro.

Variable pro

This relates to one pro, but which is offered in three variations. These are : Basic, Basic Plus, and the Specialized. Learn more here.

Steps to create a variable pro

  1. Under the first option, select the “variable pro” option.
  2. Pro title – enter the name of your pro.
  3. Short description – give a summary of what your pro is (this should be very brief, as the field has a maximum character length). This appears on the pros listing page, so try to make it as catchy as possible to win business at first glance.
  4. Description – here, give a detailed description of your pro. Include any restriction of use if any.
  5. Images – you are allowed to attach two images to represent what your pro is about. Attach them to the images section.
  6. Categories – here specify the category in which your pro falls in. e.g. Logo design etc.
  7. Tags – this helps you expand the reach of your pro. By having other names associated with your pro, you increase the chances of your pro appearing in the search results.
  8. Attributes – here select the applicable attributes for your pro, i.e. basic, basic plus and/or specialized. These will be used as the basis for your variations so choose all that apply.
  9. Variations – based on the attributes selected above, this is where you enter more details about each of the attributes. These include : price, description,
  10. Samples – if applicable, attach samples to showcase your work, to enable buyers get a taste of what you are offering
  11. Delivery period – this stipulates the maximum amount of time within which you will offer the pro.
    NB: Try to abide by the time you specify here to avoid losing business. If your order is delayed, a customer may cancel it and thus you lose that business opportunity.

That is how you create each of the three pros on AZW Consult. If you have a question about any of the information represented here, kindly contact our seller support team.