Glossary

Resource
Represents a specific type of WooCommerce data. For example, an Order, a Product, a Customer.
Connection
An actual communication between your WooCommerce store and a Zapier Zap. In this documentation we are using a couple of related terms of connection.
Connection Types
Incoming or Outgoing. Describes the direction of the data flow observed from the WooCommerce store perspective. Incoming connections are referred to as Actions, outgoing connections are referred to as Triggers.
Action
Incoming connection. See Connection Types.
Trigger
Outgoing connection. See Connection Types.
Trigger Rule
A rule that defines an event (or multiple events) that will cause WooCommerce data to be sent to a Zapier Zap.
WooCommerce Extension
Part of the integration which lives inside a WooCommerce store. This it the WooCommerce Zapier plugin that you have installed on your WooCommerce store.
Zapier App
Part of the integration which lives inside the zapier.com. This is the interface you see when using the WooCommerce app in a Zap.
Zapier Feed
Legacy term used to describe a specific connection between Zapier and WooCommerce before version 2.

  1. Only available if the Coupon functionality is enabled in your WooCommerce store. (Enabled by default). 

  2. Available for both Order and Line Item in an Order

  3. Only available as a trigger. 

  4. Only available if the WooCommerce Subscriptions plugin is installed. 


Last update: May 7, 2020