Chris Lema gives some thoughts to determine if that commerce project you are starting should be a WooCommerce project or an Easy Digital Downloads one.
Adii Pienaar is making a WordPress comeback after over a year away from the community. The WooThemes co-founder has made a strategic investment into Obox, the team behind the newly launched Layers product. In return, he’s received a 30% stake in the company to complement Receiptful, his new eCommerce product.
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Elliot Taylor has written a nice writeup on how to enable free trials in WooCommerce Subscriptions, without requiring a credit card.
On July 13th a critical vulnerability with WooCommerce and the WooCommerce Blocks feature plugin was identified. 🔓 Beau Lebens at WooCommerce says it’s not clear yet if data was compromised: “Our investigation into this vulnerability and whether data has been compromised is ongoing.” Wordfence also has some details if you are interested. Tony Perez explains…
Recently, I talked about NextGEN and the route they are taking with a hosted product, via their new Imagely brand. In a recent blog post by Syed Balkhi, you can see that they are working on similar photography-specific functionality with Envira Gallery, but are sticking with a self-hosted only option: In the past months, we…
10up has brought ElasticPress and WooCommerce together, and I can hear your big stores breath out a sigh of relief. According to the launch post, “ElasticPress WooCommerce can easily turn database queries that take 3-4 seconds into Elasticsearch queries that take 30 milliseconds.” Yeesh, that’s awesome. Somebody set up an Elasticsearch server for me, mmmkay?