secure payments

A new Authorize.Net experience

The Authorize.Net integrations for WooCommerce were among some of the earliest plugins we built at SkyVerge. At that time, Authorize.Net had several different APIs that allowed you to do different things: the AIM API handled directly processing payments, the CIM API handled securely tokenizing saved methods, the DPM API handled embedded payment forms, and the SIM API handled off-site transactions. As a result of all of this separation, there were 4 different extensions to do…

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Tips checkout

WooCommerce Checkout Add-ons version 2.0

Hello, interwebs! ???? What’s fresh with an entirely different user experience? WooCommerce Checkout Add-ons version 2.0! ???? Let’s take a look through some of the changes in this major upgrade, and how it changes managing add-ons in your store. Version 2.0 doesn’t change much of what your customers will see, but it makes some big improvements in how you manage add-ons, as well as improvements in structure that make it friendlier to developers and customizations….

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New year

SkyVerge in 2018

The week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve is a great time to reflect on what you’ve accomplished as a company over the past year. The post-holiday lull provides some much-needed time to step back and get a bird’s-eye view of the past year before setting goals for the next. We spent the past few days at SkyVerge reviewing everything we built, improved, worked on, and shipped. As a team, we’ve put more focus on…

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Better extension support using the WooCommerce REST API

As many of you know, our team started to handle all plugin support from WooCommerce.com last year. This was an interesting change for us, as our team had previously been involved in second-tier support, with the WooCommerce team responding to incoming questions and working with our team as needed. Just about a year has passed since this we fully transitioned support to our team. We’ve learned a lot about providing better customer service, and have…

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QR code

Redeem WooCommerce PDF Product Vouchers with barcode scanning

Version 3.5.0 of WooCommerce PDF Product Vouchers is here in time for holiday sales, and it brings one of our top feature requests! You can now add QR codes to your vouchers and scan them for quick redemption. Voucher templates can generate a code for a new voucher if you add a barcode field to the template. Notice that several types of barcodes can be generated. However, the plugin only supports scanning QR codes at…

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Better delayed memberships and inherited restrictions with WooCommerce Memberships

The holiday season has already started at SkyVerge with WooCommerce Memberships v1.12 hitting WordPress updates worldwide this week. ???? It’s been 2 months since version 1.11 was released, and we’re releasing some small improvements as our last feature release this year. (We freeze releases over the holidays so only critical bug patches are deployed during your busiest sales season.) Let’s go ahead with the unboxing! ???? Inheriting restriction rules Some content in WordPress (like pages)…

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Ask SkyVerge

Displaying content for team owners with Teams for WooCommerce Memberships

Today’s Ask SkyVerge question comes from Nikki about Teams for WooCommerce Memberships: Is there any way to display messages for people who are team owners? I’d like to add some messages specifically for team owners to our dashboard to help them get set up with their teams. This is doable! Teams comes with a bunch of global and helper functions that you can find in the developer documentation — in particular, we’ll want to use…

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The completely rebuilt WooCommerce USA ePay

Who doesn’t love taking new orders in their online store? ???? Payment processing is a huge part of the order lifecycle, and today I’d love to share how we’re making that process a lot better for WooCommerce stores using USA ePay. We’ve re-built this plugin from the ground-up — let’s dive into some of the newest changes and features! Improved setup Our setup process for WooCommerce USA ePay was not great: showing accepted card types…

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SkyVerge WooCommerce Extensions

Modifying review qualifiers with WooCommerce Product Reviews Pro

WooCommerce Product Reviews Pro is handy for gathering more feedback from customers as they review your products, which can help future purchasers learn more about items. Was the item too small or too big? Was the color as expected? What were you using the item for? In Product Reviews Pro, you can add these questions as review qualifiers. They’re added as dropdown questions in your review form. One question our support team got recently was:…

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SkyVerge joins the 2018 Inc 5000 list

About 5 years ago, I started SkyVerge with my cofounder Justin. We had humble goals: build great software for eCommerce stores and build the kind of company that we’d want to work for. From the beginning, we’ve been bootstrapped & profitable, which helps us to build a culture that aligns and reinforces our core values. As we near 2 dozen team members, we couldn’t be more proud of our wonderful team of engineers, support specialists,…

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