Tune-up your PSS Webstore Settings
PSS Home Page > Settings > Webstore
| Contact Information
|| Analytics & Tracking
| Theme & Display
|| Checkout Options
|| Franchise Locations
| Manage Media
|| Value My-Trade-In
| Shipping & Taxes
|| Finance Application
| Social Media
|| Major Unit Syndication
Name of your business. It will be used for order emails to customers.
Customer Service Email
The email address that you want for customer general inquiries to come into. This will also be the email address that gets notified of PSS Webstore Orders.
Lead Submission Email (Pertains to Vehicle Sellers Only)
The email address that will be hit when someone inquires about a New/Used Vehicle. Leave blank if you do not sell any vehicles.
*Autolead Data Format (ADF) - An XML-based standard for communicating consumer purchase requests to dealerships. Most Powersports dealerships that sell vehicles will use a Customer Retention Management system that utilizes ADF. If you want your leads to come across in an ADF format simply check this box.
Customer Service Telephone
The phone number to your business
You can simply type in your address or to give the "Contact Us" page a little better look you can put in the latitude and longitude of your store. You can find the coordinates to your store using Google Maps.
Just copy and paste the latitude and longitude numeric values from the URL into the applicable fields. Do not enter the letters lat or long How to read latitude & longitude
Example: Map Latitude: 34.1473715 Map Longitude: -118.7512741
Theme & Display
There are three themes to select from Classic, Corporate, Category as Home Page (Plugin). You can toggle through these and see how it affects your website in real-time. All changes can be easily reversed.
*Fluid Theme - on the basic webstore this will make your store as wide as the viewer's screen.
This text will display at top of the website in the header. Common use" Welcome to XYZ Store!", "FREE SHIPPING on Orders over $40.00", etc.
Check this box for your webstore to display in "Coming Soon" status.
In Stock Only
If this is checked your webstore will only display product groups where at least one product within the variation is in stock. Remember, whether a product is in stock is directly related to how your Inventory Rules are configured; no just if a product is in stock with a distributor.
Enable Google Translate
If check your webstore will have a Google Translate widget displayed and most of the text on your site will have the ability to be changed to a different language. Banners, Tiles, etc. will not be changed.
Disable Global Fitment
If checked your webstore will not display the Year, Make, Model search bar.
Disable Featured Vehicles
If checked your webstore will not have featured vehicles displayed on the home page.
Disable Showcase Filters
If your website has vehicles loaded you will see a Vehicle Showcase at the bottom of your home page. If this box is checked then the filtering at the top of the showcase will be disabled.
Featured Vehicle Count
The number of Featured Vehicles that appear on your home page featured vehicles section. Enter a number
Vehicle Showcase Count
The number of Vehicles that appear on your home page vehicle showcase. Enter a number
PSS Media Center
Prior to trying to set any media (logo, banners, tiles) in PSS, you will need to first load the assets into PSS Media Center. Once they are in Media Center you can then navigate to them from Webstore Settings by clicking "Add/Upload". Make sure to click the blue "SAVE" button after each change.
For best results use a logo that is at least 4.5 times wider than it is tall. 450x100, 900x200, etc.
If you are using the Corporate Theme you will want a banner size of 1600x767. If you are using the Classic Theme you will want a banner size of 1920x1080.
If you are using the Corporate Theme you will want a tile size of 800x523. If you are using the Classic Theme you will want a tile size of 1920x1080
Shipping & Taxes
Tax Jurisdiction - Origin State and Zip
Where your business is registered
In-Store Pick up
This option allows people shopping for Parts & Accessories to pick up their order in your store. If enabled the buyer will be given a prompt to select this option upon checkout. You can choose to have this feature enabled for all orders or just orders where the product is marked as Shelf Inventory in PSS.
This will allow you to set shipping based off of Price Bands. Click "Manage". Typically dealers will charge shipping for orders under a certain dollar amount. In the future, PSS will be adding more options in regards to shipping cost management.
The links to your public-facing Social Media Pages. Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. Yelp. Youtube. These will be displayed as icons on your webstore header.
Analytics and Tracking
Google Analytics Tracking ID
Tracking ID can be found from your Google Analytics account and look like UA-XXXXXX-X
Once you input the code into Webstore Settings your analytics account will be able to collect data from the PSS Webstore. If you do not have an analytics account and are interested in learning more about these services, PSS simply recommends utilizing Google Analytics.
Below is a sample of what an Analytics Tag looks like.
The Analytics Code is also the field where you would input your Pixel code. If you are looking to have Google Analytics tag and Facebook Pixel running at the same time you would simply paste one underneath the other and it will work just fine.
This field can be used for various marketing codes including remarketing and google-site-verification. For more information on marketing codes, PSS recommends reviewing the remarketing services provided by Google.
Conversion tracking is a tool that shows you what happens after a customer interacts with your ads. Whether they purchased a product, signed up for your newsletter, called your business, or downloaded your app. When a customer completes an action that you've defined as valuable, these customer actions are called conversions.
If you want to learn more about this topic or are interested in implementing tracking on your webstore, PSS simply recommends using Googles platform for Conversion Tracking.
By checking this box you are allowing search engines (Google, Yahoo!, etc.) to crawl your site. More on search indexing.
Should you need a Site Map for your site you can just add "/sitemap.xml" the the end of your URL. www.mystore.com/sitemap.xml
Payment/Checkout Options in PSS
As of October 2019 PSS offers two types of Payment Options: PayPal Express and Credit Card Gateway. The only Credit Card Gateway offered is Stripe Checkout and we intend to add Bolt Checkout down the road. You can run PayPal Express and a Credit Card Gateway simultaneously, side-by-side. To do this simply go PSS Settings > Webstore (scroll to bottom)
PayPal Express Checkout
How to configure PayPal Express Checkout with PSS
Credit Card Gateway
How to configure a Credit Card Gateway with PSS
Franchise Locations are additional locations that are associated with the Webstore attached to your current account. Creating additional locations allows visitors to view all the locations you might have under this current website.
Value My Trade-In
Simply enter your URL specific to Value My Trade
This URL is unique to your account with Nada. If you do not have an account with Nada you will need to create one. Here is an example URL: https://www.valuemytradein.com/iframe/iframe.php?id=1234xyz
Major Unit Sync
- UsedMotorcycles.com (https://yourwebdomain.com/vehicles/showroom.csv)
- PowersportsAuction.com (https://yourwebdomain.com/vehicles/powersports_auction.xml)
- MotoLease (https://yourwebdomain.com/vehicles/motolease.csv)
To get these services to pull in your units you simply need to provide them with the URL to the feed. PSS automatically generates the feeds daily.
If your web domain is sellbikes123.com then the URL feed that you need to provide to Motolease is https://sellbikes123.com/vehicles/motolease.csv
- Scroll to the bottom of Settings > Webstore. Enable units syndication to Trader Interactive
- Feed URL - This is the feed URL that you would provide to Trader Interactive.
- The URL for PSS users is https:// yourdomain.com/vehicles/showroom.csv
- (Replace "yourdomain" with your store's actual web domain)
If your website is sellcycles.com then the URL feed that you need to provide to Trader Interactive is https://sellcycles.com/vehicles/showroom.csv
- Enter Dealer Name, Dealer Phone, City, State, Zip
- You must categorize your units from PSS Webstore > Units. Highlight a Unit and click the Quick Edit button to categorize. Once you have completed all the steps above and confirmed that Trader Interactive has your Feed URL you simply need to categorize the units. This automated image breaks it down.