Integrate Content and Commerce with WooCommerce Product Blocks

Combining content and commerce has long been a benefit of using WooCommerce and WordPress. In WooCommerce 3.6, we are taking this a step further by introducing eight new product blocks that allow insertion of products on any post or page in the store. What this means is store owners are no longer restricted to only […]

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Performance improvements in 3.6

The upcoming release of 3.6 contains a plethora of performance enhancements that improve both admin and frontend page load times. This post summarises some of the smaller changes, and explains the reasoning behind some of the larger changes and how they work. If you’re keen on testing any of this before 3.6 drops, you can&ellipsis;Read the full post »

WooCommerce 3.6 RC1

The release candidate for WooCommerce 3.6 is now available! To see all the new features being shipped in 3.6, please check out the Beta 1 post for all the details. By publishing the release candidate ( RC ) – this signals that we feel 3.6 is ready for release – but we would love your&ellipsis;Read the full post »

March 28th: Dev Chat #25

We had a grand time last month for Dev Chat #24 – and my how time flies, it is time for the twenty-fifth installment of Dev Chat! The next chat will be on Thursday March 28th 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&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Google Shopping Ads – A Must

How do People Find Products Today? How do you find a specific product you’re looking to purchase? Where do you start? If your answer to either of these questions is Google, continue reading below. What is Google Shopping? Google Shopping is a platform that allows merchants the opportunity to get their store’s products found when […]

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French VAT Fraud Prevention Laws: How to Certify Invoices with WooCommerce

You may need to have all your invoices and credit notes certified if you’re based in France and have an online store using WooCommerce. You’re probably asking yourself: Why must invoices and credit notes be certified? Do these rules apply to me? How can I ensure I’m in good standing? We have answers. Why do […]

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WooCommerce 3.5.7 security release

WooCommerce 3.5.7 is now available. Since this release contains fixes to harden security, we encourage you to update your sites as soon as possible. ~4 commits made it into this release and the full changelog is below. The security patch patches against potential XSS. Download the latest release of WooCommerce here or venture over to&ellipsis;Read the full post »

WooCommerce 3.6 Beta 1

Greetings everyone – we are quite pleased to announced that WooCommerce 3.6 is now available for beta testing! To test the beta release of 3.6, you can download it directly from GitHub, or install our WooCommerce Beta Tester Plugin which allows you to easily test out this beta and all future beta and release candidates.&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Storefront 2.4.5 release notes

Storefront 2.4.5 has been tagged for release and uploaded to WordPress.org. Here’s what’s changed pulled directly from the changelog: * Fix – Revert changes made to the navigation menus that in some cases could cause menus to be hidden on the page. Download the latest release of Storefront here or venture over to Dashboard → Updates to&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Storefront 2.4.4 release notes

Storefront 2.4.4 has been tagged for release and uploaded to WordPress.org. Here’s what’s changed pulled directly from the changelog: * Tweak – Update UTM parameters on WooCommerce.com links. * Tweak – Compress and minify `pep.min.js`. * Tweak – Minify CSS files in the `base` folder. * Fix – Underline links in post content, footer, and breadcrumbs for&ellipsis;Read the full post »

what3words is Building a New Global Addressing Standard

When Chris Sheldrick started a business organizing live music events, he noticed that people got physically lost all the time. It was so common, frustrating, and bad for business – you can’t afford bands or instruments being late to gigs and festivals! – that he met up with a mathematician friend to come up with […]

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WooCommerce 3.5.6 fix release

WooCommerce 3.5.6 is now available. The main change is to the way structured data is generated on product archives. Google recently updated their handling of structured data to throw errors if certain things (like offers or reviews) were missing. The guidelines state that archives that link out to single pages should not be marked up&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Dev Chat #24 Notes

Thanks to everyone that joined us today for the twenty-fourth installment of the WooCommerce Dev Chat. Based on emoji reactions, we had about 20ish people in attendance ( inflated a bit because I imagine there were some lurkers )! You are welcome to read the full backscroll of the dev chat here, or find some&ellipsis;Read the full post »

WooCommerce 3.5.5 security/fix release

WooCommerce 3.5.5 is now available. Since this release contains fixes to harden security, we encourage you to update your sites as soon as possible. ~89 commits made it into this release and the full changelog is below. Download the latest release of WooCommerce here or venture over to Dashboard → Updates to update your plugins&ellipsis;Read the full post »

How Neuralab Crafted a Custom Automotive Experience on WooCommerce

Restoring old cars is big business. It’s also art! Created by people with the ability to preserve heritage. Pagoda Classics is a Croatia based car restoration and renovation company. With more than 25 years of experience and over 150 renovated vehicles, they’ve become a synonym for passion, individualism and perfection. CEO Karlo Beštak and his […]

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February 28th: Dev Chat #24

January’s dev chat was a fantastic – we chatted about the new WooCommerce Admin ( aka wc-admin ), the WooCommerce Blocks, and Performance and Scalability Improvements. In case you missed the chat, you can checkout the backscroll here. The next chat will be on Thursday February 28th at 16:00 UTC in the #core channel of the WooCommerce Community Slack. If&ellipsis;Read the full post »

Don’t Let eCommerce Checkout Chase Customers Away

Do your customers tell you that your eCommerce site is a joy to shop? Probably not! While some people really do love online shopping, few rave about the actual buying experience. We shop for goods and services we need or want. Whether or not we enjoy the shopping experience is partly a personal preference, partly […]

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wc-admin v0.7.0 release notes

We are happy to announce the availability of a new build of the wc-admin feature plugin! If this is the first time you have heard about wc-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 the important key&ellipsis;Read the full post »

WooCommerce Blocks 1.4.0 Release Notes

Version 1.4.0 of WooCommerce Blocks is now available as a feature plugin. It’s the easiest, most flexible way to display your products on posts and pages! What’s new in 1.4.0 Products by Attribute Block As the name suggests, this block will display any products that have been assigned a specific attribute term, or multiple attribute terms.&ellipsis;Read the full post »