Cost of Selling: Invest in your eCommerce Store

You have a great idea for an online business. You want a website up as soon as possible. You’ve heard of free website-builders through GoDaddy, Wix, etc. Or you know that WordPress is a free platform to build a website,...

/ April 4, 2016

March Free Plugin of the Month: Stripe for WooCommerce

This is post 3 of 12 in the series “Free eCommerce Add-ons 2016” (Click to expand) When it comes to payment gateways, Stripe is one of the easiest services you can use, including for your WooCommerce store. WooThemes recently made their...

/ March 14, 2016

Beginner’s Guide to eCommerce Payment Processing

One of the most complex areas of launching an eCommerce business is getting set up with payment processing services so that you can accept payments online. While merchants with existing brick-and-mortar businesses are familiar with some of the ins-and-outs of...

/ November 16, 2015
Restrict payment and shipping methods in woocommerce

Restrict Payment or Shipping Methods in WooCommerce

I get asked this question a lot, and it’s an excellent question: Can I only offer certain payment or shipping methods to certain customers in my WooCommerce store? This question typically arises for shops that have members or wholesale customers,...

/ March 23, 2015
Ask Sell with WP | sellwithwp

How to create discounts by payment gateway in WooCommerce

Time to bring you another Ask us question! We take reader questions and try to help solve them, and you can submit your own here. This “Ask Sell with WP” question comes from Mauro: I’m looking for advanced options in...

/ February 4, 2015
WooCommerce Jetpack Review

Supercharged Stores: WooCommerce Jetpack Plugin

WooCommerce contains about a thousand hooks that can be used to make changes to your WooCommerce store. However, these can be difficult to use if you’re new to modifying WordPress plugins or don’t understand PHP basics. While there are tons...

/ November 19, 2014
Easy Digital Downloads Payment Gateways

Easy Digital Downloads Payment Gateways

Easy Digital Downloads offers tons of flexibility with regard to accepting payments in your digital goods store. There are over 70 payment processing options for sale to integrate your payment processor with Easy Digital Downloads. If you don’t already use...

/ September 15, 2014
PayPal comparison

PayPal Comparison: Which PayPal Service is for you?

PayPal is not my favorite processor – Stripe is. However, that doesn’t mean that excluding PayPal from your eCommerce site’s payment methods is the best choice for you. While PayPal may not always be the most merchant friendly payment processor...

/ September 8, 2014
Sell with WordPress | Shopp Plugin Review

Top 10 Shopp Payment Gateways

Most eCommerce plugins have a few payment gateway options built into the core plugin, and Shopp is no exception. By default, users can enable an “Offline” payment gateway, such as a Check gateway, 2Checkout, and PayPal Standard (a test gateway...

/ July 2, 2014
Which Version for WordPress eCommerce

Which Version Should I Use with WordPress?

We’re not surprised that we get asked about for WordPress eCommerce frequently, as it provides a lot of flexibility in processing options and integrates easily with many merchant accounts. However, there are several options and we get this question...

/ May 26, 2014
Ask Sell with WP | sellwithwp

Ask Sell with WP: Authorize vs Authorize and Capture

This week’s question comes from Joe: What’s the difference between authorizing a charge versus authorizing and capturing a charge with a payment processor or a gateway integration? Authorize vs. authorize and capture is a topic that many eCommerce merchants aren’t...

/ March 27, 2014
Sell with WordPress | Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: March 7, 2014

Did you notice that our weekly roundups have their own category so you can drill down to news and interesting stories easily? Yup! Click the “Weekly Roundup” category in the post meta below the title, or visit to see...

/ March 7, 2014