Podcast fans: want to hear about the origins of this site, or check out interviews with some top-notch WordPress professionals? Check out season 4 of Matt Report.
Not into podcasts? How about some statistics? We broke down usage and marketshare metrics for WordPress eCommerce plugins this week as well.
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- Remember CD clubs in the 90s where you got to order a set number of new albums each month for your membership fee? Yeah, now you can do that with Restrict Content Pro and Easy Digital Downloads: RCP members can get a free number of downloads each month with the new EDD Member Downloads add-on.
Easy Digital Downloads sites can also now offer free trial periods with the Recurring Payments extension.
Tutorials & Reviews
You can add your own custom WooCommerce order actions to streamline fulfillment workflows with this tutorial from SkyVerge.
Paid Memberships Pro has a guide to blocking member log in or membership changes for PMPro sites.
You can create and use custom product page layouts with this tutorial from Cart66.
Marketing & Conversions
ConversionXL has some new research available on how trust badges affect perception and which are most “trusted” by customers.
You’re likely to get new shoppers for the holiday season, so WooCommerce has some guidelines on optimizing landing pages for holiday sales.
We’ve got a breakdown of using customer story emails to promote your brand and build customer relationships from this week.
Other Tips & Articles
- Neatly has a list of 7 useful free WooCommerce extensions that can help new stores get started.
Thanks for stopping by, and enjoy your weekend!