About Basic Weight Shipping

Basic Weight Shipping is a very simple free plugin which allows you to set five levels of weight-based shipping fees for your products.



To install your plugin:

  1. Navigate to Plugins Add New.
  2. At the top of the Add Plugins page, click the Upload Plugins button.
  3. Click Choose File.
  4. In the File Upload pop-up, choose the plugin’s .zip file from the hard drive and then click Open.
  5. Click Install Now.
  6. After installation, you have to click the Activate Plugin button.
  7. You will be transferred to the Plugin page; Basic Weight Shipping should now be visible.



To activate the plugin:

  1. Navigate to Jigoshop Manage Licenses.
  2. Fill the boxes with appropriate information (license key and activation email).
  3. Click the Save button.
  4. Your plugin should now be active.


To configure:

  1. Navigate to Jigoshop → Settings and click the Shipping tab.
  2. Scroll down to Basic Weight Rate.
  3. Tick the checkbox to Enable Basic Weight Rate.
  4. Set a Method Title.
  5. Set Tax Status – Taxable or None.
  6. Set the Letter Weight Limit in kg – default = 0.010.
  7. Set Shipping Fee for Letters.
  8. Set Level1 Weight Limit in kg.
  9. Set Shipping Fee for Level1.
  10. Set Level2 Weight Limit in kg.
  11. Set Shipping Fee for Level2.
  12. You can stop at Level2 or fill in all of the way to Level5.
  13. Set a Handling Fee.
  14. Press Save Shipping Changes.