This guide is for mobile electronic shops’ users. AlphaStore provides you with not only the standard functions to search for and purchase goods; it’s also a simple and convenient means of communication with the staff of the shop.
Now you don’t need to remember the shop’s URL; to enter the shop is possible via Shops Catalogue or by entering the shop’s identifier - TAG in BOOKMARKS. The shop’s identifier - TAG is always displayed on the main page of the shop.
AlphaStore on the AppStore
The link, placed in the selected Shop, indicates that you are able to download the application for free and use it for purchasing and communicating with the staff of the Shop.
Where TAG is placed
Instead of placing the AppStore LOGO, the Administrator can place the AlphaStore LOGO on his site with indicating a Shop’s TAG. For getting links and going to AppStore to download the application, click on the AlphaStore LOGO.
How AlphaStore works
AlphaStore includes the Shops Catalogue, the Store Browser, the Messenger and the Notifications System. AlphaStore automatically receives settings after entering a Shop’s identifier - Tag. All shops are categorized according to selling goods. To enter a shop is possible via the Shops catalogue or Bookmarks. Bookmarks serve to quickly enter a shop or store Login and Password for accessing to personal information in the selected shop.
Shopping includes the list of the shops placed on the AlphaStore. In this section it’s possible to make a global search by a shop’s name and presented Goods. To save a selected shop is possible in Bookmarks by continuous pressing on the record in a Shop’s list.
Before entering a Shop, specify TAG, the Shop’s name and save the record by clicking on SAVE. If you are a registered shop’s user, enter Login and Password received when registering.
Contacts include information about a shop, its location and provided languages. You can use direct links to calls and E-Mails.
To choose languages and currencies is possible in Information.
Catalogue includes all information about Goods. In this section you can make a global search as well as select goods and view their images.
Messaging and PUSH Notifications
Using the Messenger with the built-in PUSH notifications system gives you a unique opportunity to quickly and reliably contact the shop’s staff.
An important feature of the messages system is the mode of documenting correspondence with a shop’s staff, which is extremely necessary when negotiating the purchase and goods delivery.
Entering a shop, the AlphaStore Messenger makes registration in the Messages and PUSH notifications system.
Before using the Messenger and the notifications system configure the required mode in Messenger / Settings.
The notifications system will enable you to obtain information about the result of messages delivering. Once the message is delivered to the Administrator’s phone, you'll get a message via the Messenger or/and Notification system.
The Messenger and the notifications system are protected from SPAM. Shop staff is not able to send messages and notifications without your permission.
You remain anonymous in the System if you don’t enter your personal information. If the fields are filled in, the Administrator will be able to call and send messages to the specified Phone number and Email.
A store's customer can quickly contact a store's Administrator without entering the messenger, dial or ask for a call back.
Messages confirmation mode
The PUSH notifications system is used for receiving messages and confirmations of messages delivery by a store’s staff
Push / Notifications = YES
A customer can enable receiving messages confirmation of messages delivery for a store’s staff.
Messages / Confirm = YES
The message Message delivered indicates that a message has been received by the staff and a PUSH notification has been delivered to the Administrator’s device.
Dialogues and deleting messages
A customer can disable deleting messages that allows to save the messages’ history
Messages / Delete Messages = NO
To enable newsletter via AlphaStore turn on the mode
Newsletter / Enabled = YES