New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- AffiliateWP has been updated to version 1.7 to include integrations for S2Member, Zippy Courses, and WP EasyCart, along with affiliate campaign tracking and several other improvements.
WooThemes has released a WooCommerce Lightspeed Integration to connect WooCommerce to Lightspeed point of sale systems.
A free Easy Digital Downloads Mixpanel integration has been released with a pro upgrade available.
Reviews & Tutorials
Here’s a tiny tutorial from SkyVerge to change the default for WooCommerce order notes (which was modified in version 2.4).
Gravity Forms is a fantastic tool for inquiries, eCommerce forms, surveys, or almost any kind of form. A new plugin call Gravity Flow now lets you implement workflows based on these forms, and Post Status has a great review.
Marketing & Conversions
AutomateWoo has 5 tips for effective abandoned cart emails (especially helpful for WooCommerce stores as it has some examples).
If you offer discounts for your shop, Receiptful has some helpful strategies for more effective coupons.
- If you use PayPal, you may have gotten a notice recently about their SHA-256 update. This update doesn’t require an update to plugins or WordPress in most cases, but instead is related to your hosting. Here’s an overview from WooThemes of what you need to know.
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