Category: eCommerce Platforms

WooCommerce 3.0

WooCommerce 3.0 Review

WooCommerce version 3.0 was released this week, which brings about a major update to WooCommerce’s internal structure. This release hits some immediate performance improvements for stores, while it lays a lot of groundwork for future improvements, especially at large scale....

/ April 5, 2017

Easy Digital Downloads 2.7 Review

Today we’re taking a look at a new version of Easy Digital Downloads to see what’s new in version 2.7. Version 2.6 add improvements to product and payments import / export processes, refunds via PayPal Standard, and an improved mobile...

/ February 15, 2017
mobile commerce

WordPress eCommerce Usage Statistics: October 2016

It’s been quite some time since we took a look at growth and marketshare of WordPress eCommerce plugins, so today I’d like to revisit some statistics on plugin usage and compare data from BuiltWith.com and WordPress.org. We’ve written two overviews...

/ October 26, 2016
Easy Digital Downloads Review

Easy Digital Downloads 2.6 Review

A new version of Easy Digital Downloads was released on Friday, so today’s Easy Digital Downloads 2.6 Review will take a look at the major changes in version 2.6 for store owners. If you want some additional details on EDD...

/ June 27, 2016
WooCommerce Review

WooCommerce 2.6 Review

WooCommerce 2.6 is coming this week (most likely tomorrow!), so we’re outlining what’s new and changed in this WooCommerce 2.6 Review. As we detailed in our WooCommerce 2.5 Review, version 2.5 was primarily focused on making WooCommerce more performant and...

/ June 13, 2016
captainform review: purchase forms

Creating Purchasing Forms: CaptainForm Review

When you’re looking to sell a product online, you may want to get started quick, and may not need all of the feature of a full-fledged eCommerce platform. When you’re in this situation, a simple purchasing form may do just...

/ May 11, 2016
WooCommerce Review

WooCommerce 2.5 Review

A new version of WooCommerce is due out this week (most likely today or tomorrow), so we’re going to take a look into what’s new and changed in WooCommerce 2.5 today. This version of WooCommerce has been in development for...

/ January 18, 2016
Easy Digital Downloads Review

Easy Digital Downloads 2.5 Review

Easy Digital Downloads version 2.5 will be released tomorrow, so we’ve got an overview of new features and changes for you. Since version 2.4 was released in July, some handy new admin tools have been added along with much easier-to-navigate...

/ January 6, 2016
Easy Digital Downloads sell bookings

Selling Bookings with Easy Digital Downloads

Easy Digital Downloads is a fantastic platform if you want to sell services with WordPress. As it focuses on virtual products, services are a natural fit, and it provides a solution that does just what you need without a lot...

/ December 16, 2015
Accept Donations with WordPress

Give Plugin Review: Easily Accept Donations with WordPress

When we talk about eCommerce with WordPress, we’re typically talking about businesses that sell physical or digital goods to customers. However, there are other kinds of sites that needs to accept payments online, such as non-profits or sites for charitable...

/ November 23, 2015
Best Free WooCommerce extensions

7 Free WooCommerce Extensions

This is post 11 of 11 in the series “Free eCommerce Add-ons 2014-15” (Click to expand) One of the huge benefits to using a plugin like WooCommerce or Easy Digital Downloads is the fantastic ecosystem and community around the plugin. While...

/ October 21, 2015
WooCommerce 2.4 Review

WooCommerce 2.4 Review

WooCommerce version 2.4 is slated for release this week, and it includes several changes designed to simplify set up and usage for new stores, along with making WooCommerce more performant and scalable. One main goal of WooCommerce 2.4 is to...

/ August 10, 2015