Take a break from the Olympics, catch some eCommerce news 🏅
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- Easy Digital Downloads has released an update for the Recurring Payments extension that includes subscription searching, Custom Prices extension support, additional billing period options, and other changes.
Tutorials & Reviews
- Chris Lema has a handy guide to automating your WooCommerce store with the help of Zapier.
You can add WooCommerce Social Login buttons to WooCommerce Memberships login notices with this guide from SkyVerge.
Audio Theme has a great recap of eCommerce solutions for digital artists with a few options I’ve not even heard of.
Marketing & Conversions
Kissmetrics has some strategies you can use to improve customer lifetime value and the customer experience with your store.
Here’s a deep dive analyzing whether having a phone number affect sales and how you can measure success vs your overhead for phone sales from ConversionXL.
Other Tips & Articles
Clothing retailers: A Better Lemonade Stand has lots of tips on finding clothing manufacturers along with a directory for your reference.
Here’s a nice guide to improving the post-purchase experience with WooCommerce from Mode Effect.
WooCommerce has some reasons you should use SKUs in your store, along with some helpful plugins and tips.