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How to Change the Out of Stock Text on Your Woocommerce Website

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As a website owner, you know that displaying out of stock items can have negative effects on your business. That’s why it’s important to customize the text displayed when an item is no longer available. In this blog post, we will discuss how to change the out of stock text in Woocommerce.

Woocommerce has many customizable features that make it a great platform for businesses of all sizes. One such feature is the ability to customize the out of stock text displayed on items that are no longer available. This can be helpful for customers who are looking into buying a product and want to ensure that it is still in stock before placing an order. Here is how you can customize your Out Of Stock text in WooCommerce:

Step 1:

Log into your Admin Panel and navigate to “Appearance > Customize”. On this page, click on “WooCommerce > Product Catalog” and scroll down until you see the “Out Of Stock Text” field.

Step 2:

Enter your desired Out Of Stock text in this field (e.g., “Sorry, this item is no longer available”). You can also enter HTML formatting here if desired (e.g., <strong>Sorry, this item is no longer available</strong>). Once you are done, click “Publish” at the top right corner of the page to save your changes.

Step 3:

Once you have saved your changes, navigate back to your store and check if the new Out Of Stock text has been applied correctly to all affected products. If everything looks good, then congratulations! Your Out Of Stock customizations have been successfully applied!


Customizing out of stock messages in Woocommerce is easy and straightforward once you know where to look for it! By making sure that customers know when an item is no longer available with customized out of stock messages, website owners can avoid customer frustration and disappointment caused by unfulfilled orders due to unavailable items! Thanks for reading our blog post about changing out of stock text in Woocommerce!

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