Subscription Discounts Setup

Subscription discounts are a subscribe and save style discount.  For detailed information about this feature, visit: Subscription Discounts and Dynamic Discounts in Recurring Orders.

To offer a percent discount to your customers as an incentive for subscribing, follow these steps:

  1. From “Shopify Admin”, select Apps.
  2. Select Recurring Orders & Subscriptions by Bold.
  3. Select Recurring Cart.

    Select Recurring Cart

  4. Select Single Product or Multiple Products cart style.

    Note: Subscription Discounts are not compatible with Recurring Cart style.

    Select Cart Style

  5. Select Subscriptions.

    Select Subscriptions

  6. Select Create Subscription Group.

    Create Subscription Group

  7. In “Step 1: Select Subscription Type”, enter an Internal Subscription Name.

    Enter Internal Subscription Name

  8. Under “Subscription Type”, select a Subscription Type.


  9. In “Step 2: Select Products”, select Select products.


  10. Select ADD next to the product that is being offered on the initial order.

    Select Add

  11. Select Continue with selected products.

    Continue with selected products

  12. Select the Allow Swapping of Product checkbox (optional).


  13. In “Step 3: Select Intervals”, choose:
    • Let customer select order interval; or
      1. Select the recurring intervals you would like to offer.
      2. Set the maximum amount a customer can select for intervals.

      Let customer select order interval

    • Set a fixed order interval.
      1. Under “Orders will be processed every”, enter a number.
      2. Select Day(s), Week(s), Month(s) or Year(s).
      3. If you choose weeks or months, select when you would like to charge the customers?
        • On purchase date each week (or month); or
        • Charge all customers on the same day(s) every week (or month).

      Set a fixed order interval

  14. Under “Recurring Options”, select:
    • Subscription and one time purchase; or
    • Subscription only.

    Recurring Options

  15. Under “Maximum Subscription Length” select:
    • No Limit; or
    • Set max numbers of recurring orders to.

    Maximum Subscription Length

  16. In “Step 4: Offer a Discount”, select Offer the same discount on all orders.

    Offer the same discount on all orders 

  17. Under "Recurring Discount", enter a Percent Off.

    Enter a Percent Off 

  18. Select Save.

    Select Save 

That’s it!

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