Category: How-To

Easy Digital Downloads custom payment statuses

Adding an Easy Digital Downloads Custom Payment Status

The core Easy Digital Downloads plugin includes pretty much any payment or order status you’d need to sell a downloadable product: Orders will be created as ‘pending’ if they’re awaiting payment, and be set to completed once they’re paid since...

/ February 9, 2015
iThemes Exchange purchasing clubs

Create a purchasing club with iThemes Exchange

While many membership plugins focus on only restricting content (like Restrict Content Pro, which we recently reviewed), some sites will sell products aside from memberships, and can even require memberships to access products or discounts in the shop. These eCommerce...

/ February 2, 2015
Create a store for customers only

Create a Store for Customers Only with WooCommerce

This tutorial stems from a question I’ve been asked in several forms: How do I create a purchasing club? How can I sell to customers only? Can I allow some products to be sold to existing customers only? Can I...

/ January 21, 2015
Create an ecommerce marketplace with woocommerce

How to create a vendor marketplace with WooCommerce

Maintaining a unique, profitable product line is really hard. Pricing those products, managing an eCommerce store, and dealing with administrative tasks like shipping or website hosting can add to the burden of many entrepreneurs, which is why eCommerce marketplaces have...

/ January 14, 2015
Add social sharing buttons to easy digital downloads

How to add social sharing buttons to Easy Digital Downloads

Your social media marketing can be an important branding and customer service strategy, so we’ve already discussed how to get better at social eCommerce. One of the things you can do is add sharing buttons to your product pages so...

/ January 7, 2015
Add custom sales status to WP eCommerce

How to add a custom sales status to WP eCommerce

WP eCommerce includes several core sales statuses that can be used to manage the orders in your shop. Incomplete sale: customer added items to the cart but didn’t finish the purchase Order received: order created but awaiting payment (i.e., a...

/ January 5, 2015
Ask Sell with WP | sellwithwp

How to send download links to customers after purchase

Today’s question is from Carl: How can I send download links to customers after purchase? For example, if they purchase custom design services, I’d like to send them a proof or final download in the “Account” section rather than emailing...

/ December 23, 2014
WooCommerce shipping classes

How to Use WooCommerce Shipping Classes

WooCommerce includes several core shipping methods, but you may need to extend your general shipping rules with the ability to add additional costs. If simple flat rate shipping won’t work for you, you should consider using the WooCommerce shipping classes....

/ December 22, 2014
Ask Sell with WP | sellwithwp

Ask SellwithWP: How to move the WooCommerce coupon field

Today’s question comes from Scott: Is there a way to move the WooCommerce coupon field on the checkout page? I feel like potential customers will convert more if they deal with all money stuff later on the page after entering...

/ December 4, 2014
Remove Currency Symbol

Change Pricing Display for Conversions: Edit or Remove Currency Symbols

Getting pricing right is tricky. There’s tons of research out there on pricing, such as the tip that prices that end in ‘9’ are always more attractive that prices that end in a different number, even lower prices. One of...

/ November 17, 2014
Easy Digital Downloads Hide coupons

Easy Digital Downloads: Hide Coupons from Customers

Coupons are great. I personally love coupons. Your customers probably love them, too. However, you may not love coupons – there’s a reason for it. Everyone hates to think that they may have missed out on using a coupon, so...

/ October 29, 2014
Use affiliate marketing for your store

6 Tips to Use Affiliate Marketing for Your Store

Creating your product line and setting up your eCommerce store is hard work. Like, really hard work. We even have an article series devoted to launching your store that goes through the important steps to take. Not only will you...

/ October 20, 2014