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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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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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

Introducing MailChimp for WooCommerce Memberships

Memberships has gone bananas! 😛 Just over a month ago we announced our first add-ons for WooCommerce Memberships, and now we’re already doubling down with a new premium add-on to combine the powers of Memberships with MailChimp! MailChimp for WooCommerce Memberships allows you to synchronize your members with any MailChimp list, and segment members according to plan and membership status. Why MailChimp? At SkyVerge, engaging with our customers is super important. Not only do we…

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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

Memberships 1.10: spring edition!

Spring is here, and with it, a shiny new Memberships release! This WooCommerce Memberships release cycle focused on two main components: free shipping for members and batch processing. It also comes with a number of new improvements and lots of tweaks under the hood we hope you’ll love. Create your own “prime” shipping for store members! The first major feature we’ve added is just as exciting as it sounds, so I’ll cover it first. 🙂…

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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Memberships 1.9: Paving the way for Teams

WooCommerce Memberships version 1.9 is being released today! Exactly one year after 1.7, our biggest feature-packed release since the plugin inception. In between there have been 15 releases, 1 minor and 14 patch releases (according to semantic versioning terms). That’s more than one plugin update per month! Version 1.8 was too an important release: it had to account for WooCommerce 3.0 compatibility, an important milestone for the world’s largest eCommerce platform. For this reason, though,…

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SkyVerge WooCommerce Extensions

Add a Lock Icon to WooCommerce Memberships Restricted Posts

We’ve gotten this question a few times, most recently from Jon: Can I add a lock icon before restricted posts? I already use FontAwesome, but I’m not sure how to add / remove the lock depending on whether the customer has access. Definitely do-able 🙂 As Jon has noted though, be sure that FontAwesome is already loaded on your site so the icon can be shown. To add the icon, we’ll filter the_title to adjust…

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SkyVerge WooCommerce Extensions

Adjust WooCommerce Memberships Exports

A popular feature with WooCommerce Memberships is the ability to import and export members. While the default export includes membership data, you may want to include other data here as well. Modifying the export is possible, as there are hooks available to change the CSV output; we’ll go over a couple straight-forward examples in this guide. Please note this guide requires beginner PHP development and WordPress skills. Filter WooCommerce Memberships Export Column Headers The first…

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SkyVerge WooCommerce Extensions

WooCommerce Memberships: Add “View Subscription” Action to My Memberships

Here’s a quick question we’d gotten in a support thread: How can I add a link to “Cancel” a membership with it’s subscription to the “My Memberships” table? Unfortunately, adding a link to cancel both a membership + it’s associated subscription isn’t really straight-forward — this is why the “cancel” action is removed in the first place when a memberships is tied to a subscription. This way, cancelling the billing record is the only way…

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Repeating a Fixed Date Membership with WooCommerce Memberships

Howdy and happy new year, folks! The new year partly inspired this Memberships post, as an year cycle ends, and it’s likely that many of you Memberships users might have set up membership plans that are a year long. But how about plans that are set to start exactly on the 1st of January of any given year? Since fixed dates memberships were introduced in version 1.7.0 there is the possibility in WooCommerce Memberships to…

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