Ask SkyVerge

Blocking WooCommerce Social Login Registration

We’ve got an Ask SkyVerge question today from Jonathan that’s a neat usage of Social Login hooks: Is there a way to only allow social login for people who have an account already? Meaning we don’t want to create an account for them automatically since they should purchase a memberships to log in. Sure thing — there are hooks that will let us hook into Social Login just before it creates an account to stop…

Read More

WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Local Pickup Plus Version 2.0

Local Pickup Plus version 2.0.0 was released last week! This is a major rewrite of our plugin for managing pickup locations: a comprehensive solution to let your customers pick up their orders at one of your business premises. “A rewrite you say? Why the need to redo stuff? Does it mean it wasn’t good from the beginning?” — When software evolves it doesn’t mean stacking new features and things on top of the ones built…

Read More

How to Sell Subscriptions with WooCommerce and Get Sales Tax Right

Featured image credit: 401kcalculator.org (CC BY-SA 2.0) Selling goods and services by subscription — offering automatic, recurring delivery and charging automatic, recurring payments — is an eCommerce trend on the rise. While consumers have long been familiar with subscriptions to media services such The New York Times or Spotify, the popularity of subscriptions for physical products is rising now as well. Goods being sold by subscription range from razors (Dollar Shave Club) to the ingredients…

Read More

WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Authorize.Net SIM Version 1.2

Last week we released WooCommerce Authorize.Net SIM version 1.2, which adds several new management features for store owners, making it easier to support order fulfillment workflows from within WooCommerce. This release was designed to avoid logging into your Authorize.Net control panel, as this can be cumbersome when managing orders, letting you make changes for transactions right within your store 🙂 Process Refunds and Voids Automatic refund and void support has been added to Authorize.Net SIM…

Read More

WooCommerce extension updates & releases

Update Previous Reviews with WooCommerce Product Reviews Pro

WooCommerce Product Reviews Pro was updated to version 1.8 last week, which adds a couple of highly-requested features to make your product reviews even more seamless. As of this version, customers can now update previous reviews, and guests can watch threads to be notified of replies! Thread Watching In previous versions of Product Reviews Pro, only logged-in customers on your site could “watch” a review, question, or other contribution to be notified of replies. This…

Read More

Behavior Funnels with Google Analytics

One of the easiest features of Enhanced Ecommerce with Google Analytics to use is the ability to view behavior funnels. These funnels are intended to give you insight into the shopping and purchasing experience in your eCommerce store, showing you were customers enter and leave the shopping or purchasing processes. We’ve drastically improved support for these funnels in WooCommerce Google Analytics Pro version 1.3.0+, ensuring that Shopping Behavior and Checkout Behavior reports will populate without…

Read More

SkyTrip 2017

SkyTrip 2017 Recap

A few weeks ago, our team of 10 SkyVergers converged on Orlando, Florida for our 2nd annual company retreat, dubbed SkyTrip. It was an incredible 5 days of beautiful weather, sharing a few delicious meals together, a bit of work, and of course the ever-present ear-splitting 120 dB pool alarms found in Florida vacation homes. As a remote company, this co-located time with the entire team is really important to us, so we plan to…

Read More

WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Intuit Payments version 2.0

We’ve got several exciting updates coming to WooCommerce Intuit Payments (formerly QBMS) to share with you, which should be available via your WooCommerce dashboard now! Version 2.0.0 brings some great enhancements to the existing QBMS gateway, along with adding a new Payments gateway as an option to harness the latest and greatest that QuickBooks has to offer. Not only that, this new update is fully tested and compatible with the upcoming WooCommerce 3.0! New Gateway…

Read More

WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce PDF Product Vouchers 3.0

This week, we’ll release WooCommerce PDF Product Vouchers version 3.0, which has been an update long in the making for our PDF Product Vouchers plugin. Over time, we’ve had a fair number of requests to add custom voucher fields, make editing voucher templates easier, support foreign (e.g., Cyrillic) characters, and other refinements. However, the largest pain point with the plugin was related to voucher management. Since vouchers were tightly tied to the orders they were…

Read More

New year

2016: Year in Review

Every year I find it super interesting to go back through an entire year’s worth of work to see what our team has accomplished, as you tend to forget some pretty big achievements as the year has gone on. It’s a great reminder of what you can get done in a year, along with seeing whether your longer term goals were realized or reinvented. 2016 saw a fair bit of growth and expansion for the…

Read More