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Prevent WooCommerce Checkout for Add-on Products

Today’s Ask SkyVerge question comes from Ian (I’m paraphrasing it a bit though): Is there a way to prevent purchase if a customer only has certain products in the cart? I sell ink cartridges as add-ons for printers, but these should not be purchased alone. I tried using a grouped product, but a customer could only order cartridges or remove the main product from the cart. Can checkout require another category to be present? Sure…

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SkyVerge WooCommerce Extensions

Add Social Login Buttons to WooCommerce Memberships

Great news! If you use Social Login version 2.5.0 or newer, this tutorial is no longer required — support for Memberships is built in. A question we’ve seen a few times in our support channels goes along these lines: “How can I add WooCommerce Social Login buttons to my restriction messages for WooCommerce Memberships? I want members to be able to use these buttons to log in easily as well.” This change makes it easy…

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month in review

July in Review

When we published our May in Review I talked about how it felt like the month just ended. This time they went by so fast I didn’t even realize June had ended; I’m sure many of you know that feeling! Here are some updates from the past couple months from our blog and development team. Lots of new stuff in progress, so check out that section 🙂 General Updates Customer / Order CSV Export v4.0…

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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Customer / Order CSV Export – Version 4.0

Our WooCommerce Customer / Order CSV Export plugin has undergone some massive changes recently, and version 4.0 is now available to download for active license holders! This release includes a lot of refactoring and internal improvements for the plugin. It follows on the heels of our Customer / Coupon / Order CSV Import Rewrite, leveraging what we’d learned about batch processing and parsing for export files to make exporting thousands of records a breeze. While…

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Add Member Area Links to the Sidebar with WooCommerce Memberships

When a customer has at least one membership assigned or purchased via WooCommerce Memberships, the customer will be able to see the “My Memberships” table via the account dashboard. This lets your members see membership information, and if you have the member area enabled, members can get lists of their available content, products, and discounts. However, some sites use both Memberships and WooCommerce Subscriptions and may want to remove this “My Memberships” table, as some…

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WooCommerce Authorize.Net AIM Adds Accept.js Support

Payment processing is the cornerstone of any eCommerce store. However, it can be one of the biggest pain points for an eCommerce merchant due to the security processes needed around handling sensitive customer data. Historically, merchants have had to choose between offloading security to the processor via an off-site payment method (like PayPal Standard), or building a seamless checkout that puts more security burden on the merchant (like Authorize.Net AIM or CIM). Over the past…

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Change the default WooCommerce External Product Button

This is an Ask SkyVerge question from Manuel: How can I change the add to cart button for external products? I need to use something besides “Buy product” for my external products. The good news here is that there’s already a setting for your WooCommerce external products to change the button text. When you edit the product, you can enter the button text while creating it, right after you enter the product link. This will…

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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Authorize.net AIM Enhancements

WooCommerce Authorize.net AIM version 3.8.0 was release this week, which adds a couple new features for merchants processing payments with Authorize.net, or via gateways that allow Authorize.net emulation, such as eProcessing Network. Here’s a quick overview of the couple major changes in this version. Authorize.net Emulator Update First, we released an update to the “SIM” module as a standalone plugin recently, which you can read about here. As such, we also cleaned up the codebase…

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WooCommerce Sales Tax 101: Tracking and Filing Sales Tax

Cover photo credit: 401kcalculator.org, CC BY-SA 2.0 Accurately assessing, collecting, and remitting sales tax is one of the most tedious challenges that eCommerce businesses face. When you run a brick-and-mortar shop, tax collection is typically pretty straight forward: you collect the tax based on the good you’re selling for your store’s location. However, online sales make this more challenging. When you sell across state or country borders, you need to determine what tax you may…

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How to Print Invoices for WooCommerce Orders by Date Range

We’ve got a new Ask SkyVerge question today! This one comes from Thomas: Does Print invoices / packing lists have a date picker? For example, if I would like to print only invoices from May 23 to May 28, can I do this? This is an excellent question, and the answer is not right away, but it can with a bit of help. Print Invoices / Packing Lists allows you to print invoices, packing lists,…

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