Shipping returns

Process returns and cancellations with WooCommerce Shipwire

👋 Hey there! I’m the new guy around here. I’m super excited to be joining the SkyVerge team, and to be wrapping up my first project — check it out! -Jared Good things come in… Return packages! Our latest release of Shipwire is all about convenience. We wanted to make your lives as merchants easier, so in 2.3.0 we have made it easier than ever to manage return shipments and handle canceled orders without ever…

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Selling internationally: A Guide to Landed Costs for WooCommerce

As a WooCommerce merchant seeking to expand your business, one option is going international. A world of opportunity awaits merchants who can tap overseas markets, and that opportunity is only growing. Global retail ecommerce sales are expected to total more than $4 trillion by 2020. Great news! WooCommerce merchants can now automatically estimate and optionally charge landed cost fees using WooCommerce AvaTax. Selling internationally can not only vastly increase the numbers of your potential customers,…

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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…

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WooCommerce extension updates & releases

WooCommerce Shipwire Version 2.0

Howdy folks! We’re going over the version 2.0 update for WooCommerce Shipwire today, which adds a few handy new features, and paves the way for some others. This update is awaiting deploy, so you should see it available in your dashboards soon! API Update First and most importantly, the plugin has been updated to the latest API version used by Shipwire. This improves reliability and maintenance for the plugin, while also making it easier for…

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How to Add WooCommerce Delivery Estimates

Showing a delivery estimate for WooCommerce shipping methods can help your customers determine which method is best for the order. For example, while free shipping may be available, what if this takes longer and the customer needs the package by a certain date? To avoid situations like this which may result in an abandoned cart, you can communicate the estimated shipping time up front during the cart / checkout process instead. While you can show…

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WooCommerce reviews + tutorials

How to Create a WooCommerce Widget

This is post 3 of 8 in the series “Build a WooCommerce Extension” Today we’re continuing our series on building your first WooCommerce plugin with an article on how to create a WooCommerce widget for your store. Widgets and shortcodes are great tools to let users output some information on the frontend of their eCommerce site, and they’re fairly easy to build and include as part of your plugin. We’ve already written about creating a…

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