Woocommerce Setup

Last updated: October 26th, 2018


Download the plugin zip folder here

Download Areaexpress Plugin


Method One

Login to your wordpress dashboard and navigate to Plugins -> Add new
The click on Upload Plugin.
Upload the plugin you downloaded
After the Upload is done, click on Activate

Method Two

Installation via FTP/CPANEL.
Navigate to your wordpress directory
The navigate to wp-content -> Plugins
Upload the plugin you downloaded and extract it
Then navigate to plugin on your wordpress dashboard find Areaexpress and Activate


1. Set your API key and Store name
Login to your Areaexpress Dashboard and Navigate to profile.
Copy your ApI Key
Now go to your Wordpress Dashboard and Navigate to Areaexpress on the side Menu
Paste your ApI key and input your store name
Click on save.
If you added the correct details you would get the reponse "You account was linked succesfully"

2. Cross check your store location
Set your wocommerce store country to Nigeria. Set your State and City If you are in Lagos set your City(Local Government).

3. Your are done!
You are set to go . Your shipping rates are now Automaticaly calculated

Changing Order Status

Change Order Status to Ship via Areaexpress