Time for catching up on the news from this week, then enjoy your Halloween weekend! 👻 🎃
Speaking of Halloween, WooThemes is running a 30% off sale on all products, including WooCommerce extensions, until tomorrow evening — now’s the time to buy!
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- Here’s an interesting new WooCommerce plugin released this week: In-Video Shopping, which integrates Video Force with WooCommerce to sell you sell products directly from your videos. You can get started with the service for free as well to give it a try.
The Easy Digital Downloads Frontend Submissions plugin is an excellent tool for digital marketplaces, and it got a significant update this week to improve vendor management, product submission forms, and other parts of the plugin.
AffiliateWP released a free Affiliate Info add-on that can show customers info about who referred them.
Tutorials & Reviews
- Chris Lema published a tutorial on displaying product prices per region with WooCommerce.
Marketing & Conversions
Another good read from Chris Lema this week: Pricing is About Value
Other Tips & Artiles
AheadWorks put together some interesting overall eCommerce usage statistics showing that WooCommerce and Magento account for over 50% of eCommerce stores.
Want to learn about third party warehousing and fulfillment? Shopify wrote a fantastic guide.
While customers often love discounts, you should asses whether they’re providing the benefit to your store that you need with these tips from Practical Ecommerce.