The fastest WooCommerce on earth…

So they say. Specifically, Rodolfo Melogli said in Woo Weekly #399 that it’s the fastest he’s seen, and I imagine he’s seen a lot. Post Status • Post Status – The Community for WordPress Professionals

Blueprint This: A WooCommerce Private Store

This is a great explainer from Cozmos Labs for setting up WooCommerce as a private/walled garden store. Why do that? Because you’re a manufacturer/wholesaler who sells directly to retailers — and at the same time you want to expand, educate, and network your retailers inside your private WordPress-based social network. That was tricky to do… Continue reading Blueprint This: A WooCommerce Private Store

James Koster shares some designs to help full site editing feel “more like a design tool”

James Koster has been posting some really nice design experiments for the full site editor interface. A key goal is to make the user experience less jarring: instead of dropping [users] directly in edit mode, we might instead present their site in a navigable ‘frame’, accompanied by a menu of features, where styles and navigation… Continue reading James Koster shares some designs to help full site editing feel “more like a design tool”

How to Create a Subscription Box Service in WordPress

Recently, one of our readers asked if it was possible to create a subscription box service in WordPress? Subscription boxes are a popular way of selling physical goods that can be delivered on a regular basis. They work especially well in niche markets. In this article, we’ll show you how to create a subscription box… Continue reading How to Create a Subscription Box Service in WordPress

Shiny New Releases

Gravity Forms 7.1 Beta 1 has been released for testing. SpinupWP has had some nice updates lately, and they’ve launched a really nice community forum space at community.spinupwp.com using Circle — circle.so. Dollie 2.0 is two and a half years after its launch. Dollie bills itself as a “Cloud Platform Builder for the WordPress community”… Continue reading Shiny New Releases

How to Add a Short Product Description in WooCommerce

Do you want to add a short product description in WooCommerce? An engaging and helpful short product description can make shoppers want to learn more about your products and help you get more sales. In this article, we will show you how you can add a short product description in your WooCommerce store. Why Add… Continue reading How to Add a Short Product Description in WooCommerce

WooCommerce.com Brings Back Sandbox Sites for Testing Extensions

WooCommerce.com is bringing back a feature that made it possible for customers to test extensions in a sandbox environment before purchasing them. Select extensions can be loaded up on a private test site for 30 days before the site self-destructs. Although WooCommerce.com already offers a 30 day money back guarantee if users are unhappy with… Continue reading WooCommerce.com Brings Back Sandbox Sites for Testing Extensions

YITH Wonder: A New Free WordPress Theme with Support for WooCommerce and Full-Site Editing

YITH, a WooCommerce plugin development company that was acquired by Newfold Digital in March 2022, has released its first block theme on WordPress.org. YITH Wonder is now listed among 122 other block themes that support full-site editing and have recently gained their own menu link in the directory to improve their visibility. YITH Wonder includes… Continue reading YITH Wonder: A New Free WordPress Theme with Support for WooCommerce and Full-Site Editing

SaaS, Plugin, or Both?

The perennial question — to SaaS or not to SaaS? Both? WordPress-centric product and marketing, or not so much? Danielle Di-Tommaso and Josh Barling from Acsell join Vito Peleg from Atarim to talk about their experiences in these scenarios with Woo BizChat hosts Robbie Adair and Robert Jacobi. First Time at WordCamp? By the way,… Continue reading SaaS, Plugin, or Both?

Who is Winning in the Woo Marketplace?

Ellipsis has published some new data and analysis that addresses the question, “Who is winning in the WooCommerce marketplace?” Their conclusions: In comparison to WordPress, WooCommerce has been a lot stronger this year. 70% commission on sales makes the WooCommerce Marketplace a viable sales channel. $85,498,900 has been earned in estimated revenue from the WooCommerce… Continue reading Who is Winning in the Woo Marketplace?