After the successful installation of the marketplace module admin will be able to view the marketplace configuration setting under System > Configuration.
As per the above screenshot, you can see many admin configuration parameters for marketplace. Let’s explain one by one.
1. Percent per product sale
Percent per product sale is the global commission which seller need to enter, this commission mechanism will be applicable for all the sellers. Lets say as an example there is a seller S1 and his/her product(P1) price is 100 USD so on the sale of product P1 seller will get 80 USD and admin will get 20 USD as commission.
2. Attribute Set ID
Attribute Set ID is the default ID for your global catalog. Admin can select multiple attributes set from Multi-Select list.
3. Move product Tax to seller account
If move product tax to seller account is disabled or set as no then product Tax amount will forward into Admin account otherwise it will go into Seller account.
4. Seller Approval Required
Partner or seller approval is the same as product approval, during sign up of the seller if admin allows this option then user who will sign up in the store as a seller will convert into seller automatically. Store owner can set YES or NO.
5. Product Approval Required
Product Approval Required by this option admin can restrict automatic approval of the product e.g If seller add a product, every time product will be moderated by admin, store owner can set YES or NO.
6. Seller Policies Enable at frontend
There is an option for Seller policies Enable or Disable at frontend. Seller can enable their policies like return policy, shipping policy and many more.
7. Allowed categories for Seller to add product
Using this field admin can restrict seller to use only some selected categories to add products. Those categories which are not selected by admin will not appear.
8. MarketPlace Landing Page Button Label
Marketplace landing page button label is the title of the button for marketplace for that particular store where marketplace has been installed, you will get more feel below as per the screenshot.
9. About MarketPlace
This is an introductory message for your marketplace landing page. you can write anything here e.g “Webkul Marketplace is the best marketplace module”. using WYSIWYG editor.
10. Marketplace Seller Review Setting
Marketplace Seller Review setting is responsible for make a review on and off as per order purchase.
11. Marketplace Product hint
This field is responsible for Enable or Disable product hint, product category, name, price, special price, quality, stock, tax, and image.
12. Marketplace Profile hints
Using this field admin can Enable or Disable the profile hints including shop URL, profile id, and many more.
If Marketplace Profile hints the field is enabled by admin then profile hints will display at the front end. Like this screenshot.