Howdy! Lots of new plugin updates to check out this week 🙂
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- WooCommerce can now connect to Square to let you manage inventory via Square and accept payments both online and via Square’s POS system. You’ll need the Square connector plugin ($79) to get rolling 🙂
Easy Digital Downloads has released version 2.0 of the Reviews extension which adds features to separate reviews from regular comments, allow reviewing of vendors with Frontend Submissions, enable discount for reviews, and includes some other changes.
WooCommerce Authorize.Net AIM now supports Accept.js from Authorize.Net, which lets you improve payment security and meet PCI SAQ A-EP compliance levels while keeping checkout on your site.
A note for developers: Easy Digital Downloads 2.6.5 changes to the way settings are saved, which may require updates to extensions or custom code.
Tutorials & Reviews
You can subscribe your EDD customers to ConvertKit emails with this tutorial.
Cloudways has a code tutorial to help you set up minimum quantities required for shipping in a WooCommerce store.
Marketing & Conversions
This week seems to be all about traffic vs conversions.
- ConversionXL discusses when you should optimize for traffic vs conversions to ensure your traffic is high-quality and optimized for your business.
Shopify also has some traffic tips, discussing high-impact ways to increase traffic to your store.