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We are a small and focused specialist web development agency based in Chorley, Lancashire. We primarily produce PHP web applications in WordPress, WooCommerce and CakePHP.

June 27th: Dev Chat #28

Prepare for our next Dev Chat on June 27th at 16:00 UTC in the #core channel of the WooCommerce Community Slack. If you don’t already have access to the group, you can request an invite here. For this month Dev Chat we are going to talk about changing the WooCommerce Admin target to possible WooCommerce&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Harness the power of blocks with WooCommerce Bookings Availability

We’re excited to announce the arrival of WooCommerce Bookings Availability, a new add-on extension for WooCommerce Bookings. A long-time request from users on the ideas board, our team has worked tirelessly over the past few months to make it a reality. We hope this gives Bookings users a new way of marketing their availability while […]

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Dev Chat #27 Notes

Yesterday we had our Dev Chat #27, thanks to everyone that joined us, we had about 15 people in the attendance, you all are welcome to read the full backscroll of the dev chat here. WooCommerce 3.7 and merging WooCommerce Admin Our Dev Chat started with news about 3.7 development and WooCommerce Admin. Right now&ellipsis;Read the full post »

May 28th: Dev Chat #27

As promised in our last Dev Chat on May 2nd, our next Dev Chat will be next Thursday, May 30th at 16:00 UTC in the #core channel of the WooCommerce Community Slack. If you don’t already have access to the group, you can request an invite here. For this next Dev Chat we like to&ellipsis;Read the full post »

WooCommerce 3.6.4

WooCommerce 3.6.4 is now available. This release fixes some small bugs that were reported in the last weeks, a notice to check out the WooCommerce Admin feature plugin, and more. ~19 commits made it into this release and the full changelog is below. Download the latest release of WooCommerce here or venture over to Dashboard&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Prospress Joins Automattic to Jointly Develop WooCommerce Subscriptions

If you’ve used WooCommerce Subscriptions to sell anything from pet food to nail polish; if you’ve automated your marketing with AutomateWoo; if you’ve tested checkout with Robot Ninja—then you’ve been served by the expertise and passion of the Prospress team. Today we’re excited to announce that Prospress is joining Automattic to work closely with WooCommerce […]

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WooCommerce Admin v0.12.0 release notes

We are happy to announce the availability of a new build of the WooCommerce Admin feature plugin! If this is the first time you have heard about WooCommerce Admin, it is a new JavaScript-driven interface for managing your WooCommerce stores that is focusing on creating new and improved reports, and a dashboard to monitor all&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Creating personalized adventure books with your child as the star – the story of Bang On Books

Reading has the power to spark children’s imaginations, transporting them to magical places where anything is possible. Taking this idea a step further, Bang On Books personalized adventure books fully immerse kids in stories where they become the main character – the hero. “Bang on” is a colloquial British term describing an item as being […]

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WooCommerce 3.6.3

WooCommerce 3.6.3 is now available. This release fixes some small bugs that were reported in the last weeks, including a fix preventing bulk editing to set “out of stock” stock status incorrectly, and more. ~85 commits made it into this release and the full changelog is below. Download the latest release of WooCommerce here or&ellipsis;Read the full post »

How Wildlabs Customized WooCommerce for an Auckland-based Flower Studio Specializing in Bespoke Bouquets

It’s not easy to stand out on the internet these days. Wildlabs is a small web agency in New Zealand that’s passionate about helping businesses to be – in the truest sense of the word – outstanding. Flwr is one such online store and business: Artem Verbo of Wildlabs customized WordPress and WooCommerce to create […]

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WooCommerce Blocks 2.1.0 Release Notes

Version 2.1.0 of WooCommerce Blocks is now available as a feature plugin. This plugin iterates on the blocks in WooCommerce 3.6, bringing in some features and performance improvements. New in 2.1.0 We’ve added support for the “Focal Point Picker” to the Featured Product block. You can now pick a focal point of your product image&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Dev Chat #26 Notes

Thanks to everyone that joined us in our last Dev Chat on May 2nd, we had about 20 people in attendance, results based in our emoji reactions inquiry. The discussion was great, and you are welcome to read the full backscroll of the dev chat here, or find some notes after the break. 3.6: Questions&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Pre-Employment Testing: How VerifyWP are Making it Easier to Hire The Right WordPress Developer

Do you know how to hire the right developer? This is the question VerifyWP shines some light on, with regards to technical WordPress developers. A Problem That Hit Close to Home The problem of finding and hiring really great WordPress developers dogged Jonathan Martin for years. In his decade of running an agency, he’d found […]

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How to save time and correctly handle WooCommerce accounting and inventory

According to a 2018 US Bank study, bad cash flow management and a poor understanding of accounting and finance are the leading roadblocks to business success. Feel like you may be part of this statistic? This article aims to expand your knowledge by providing actionable solutions to understand, track, and manage your business’ accounting – […]

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May 2nd: Dev Chat #26

We are resuming our dev chats after the release of WooCommerce 3.6. Our last dev chat was on March 28th, and now it’s time to get back to our regular schedule. The next chat will be on Thursday May 2nd at 16:00 UTC in the #core channel of the WooCommerce Community Slack. If you don’t already have access to&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Storefront 2.4.6 release notes

Storefront 2.4.6 has been tagged for release and uploaded to WordPress.org. Here’s what’s changed pulled directly from the changelog: Fix – Sort homepage template categories by `menu_order` instead of `name`. Fix – Remove menu transition when no menu is assigned to primary location. Download the latest release of Storefront here or venture over to Dashboard → Updates&ellipsis;Read the full post »