Where did April go? Many typing the date on this week’s round up hit me that we’re halfway through spring already :\ Hoping you’re enjoying yours! On to the eCommerce news for this week.
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- WooThemes released 4 new child themes for the popular Storefront theme for WooCommerce recently.
Tutorials & Reviews
- AffiliateWP published a handy tutorial on adding custom tabs to the affiliate area to share information with affiliates or add ways to gather information like payout requests.
Want to do a deep-dive in testing your WooCommerce site? Chris Lema has tips on load testing WooCommerce.
Remi Corson has a tutorial on linking to newer products with WooCommerce similar to how Amazon notifies you of new product versions.
Tracking soft conversions with Google Analytics can be a way to gauge email or advertising efficiency, and Practical Ecommerce has a tutorial on setting up basic tracking.
Paid Memberships Pro has a tutorial on how to process refunds for your members.
Marketing & Conversions
- Shopify published an in-depth guide to growing your business with email marketing this week that’s a great long read for the weekend.
Other Tips & Articles
Cart66 has a great explanation of why an SSL certificate isn’t the only factor in your site being secure.
Here are 10 tips for improving your product pages, along with helpful WooCommerce extensions, from WooThemes.
WooThemes also published tips for improving your store’s navigation this week.
There are a lot of settings in WooCommerce that beginners tend to miss, and BobWP has a list of 4 of them that you should check out.
Thanks for stopping by, and enjoy your weekend!