The reports you can generate
In the reports section of your account you can find out a wide range of information about the ecommerce activity on your website. Selectfrom the menu to access the list of reports you can generate:
Additionally, you can export the data from the reports into a spreadsheet for further analysis.
Listed below are all of the reports that you can generate and what each of those reports will tell you.
An explanation of the reports you can generate
Sales By Product
Tells you which products are your biggest sellers in terms of total sales or units sold over a particular time frame.
Sales By Category
Tells you which categories are your biggest sellers in terms of total sales or units sold over a particular time frame. If a product is in more than one category, only the first category that a product is assigned to will be used in the report.
Sales By Brand
Tells you which brands are your biggest sellers in terms of total sales or units sold over a particular time frame.
Sales By Customer
Tells you who your highest spending customers were over a particular time frame.
Sales By Order
Tells you what your biggest orders were (in terms of $ spent) over a particular time frame.
Lists all of your active payment methods for your website, and tells you the number of orders made and gross sales for each. This is useful for showing you which of your payment methods is the most popular.
Tells you the total amount of daily sales and any refunds processed for your payment methods for a particular time frame.
Important notes about the transaction report:
- The refunds column tells you if any refunds were processed on that particular day. It doesn’t go back to the day of the original sale.
- If an order is refunded, the refund amount is deducted from the sales column for the day the order was placed.
- Cancelled orders are not included in the transaction report.
- The order IDs for the refunded orders and for each payment gateway are listed for each day.
This report is generated as a CSV spreadsheet that downloads to your computer.
Sales By Country
Shows which countries have the highest number of orders and highest gross of sales over a particular time frame. This is useful if you sell internationally.
Sales By Month
Shows the total number of orders and gross sales made in each month since you opened your website.
When a visitor to your website performs a search using the search box but their search doesn’t generate any results it is recorded by the database. This report shows you each search that failed and when.
This report is available if you use the how you heard about us app. The report shows you what your most popular customer sources are, the value and number of orders each source has led to and what the best and worst performing sources are. Click here to read more about the app.
Shows you the quantity of products sold, as well as their current stock values, in a particular time period.
This report is generated as a CSV spreadsheet that downloads to your computer for you to use when picking your orders. Like the CSV file you can download for your orders, it will only contain the fields about the products in the order (and not the full order details).
Shows you basic statistics on the visitors to your website.
Gross profit report
This report is available if you have installed the gross profit report app. Click here to learn more about this report.