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Version 1.7 Beta 1 Available

We have been working hard day and night on Easy Digital Downloads version 1.7, and tonight I’m thrilled to announce that the first beta version is ready for testing! In total, we have closed 58 issues for version 1.7. By type, we have: Made 37 enhancements Fixed 15+ bugs Closed 6 other misc issues Some

Version 1.7 Beta Coming Soon

We are getting really close to having the first beta version of 1.7 ready for testing. Since we have made a lot of major improvements and changes, we’d like to offer you the opportunity to get your hands on it early in order to help us catch any missed issues. You can see the list

100 Thousand Downloads

Today is a big day for Easy Digital Downloads. After a little over a year of being available on, we have hit the 100 thousand downloads mark, and to celebrate, we’re offering a major discount for all extension purchases. We released Easy Digital Downloads on April 15, 2012, just 402 days ago, which means

EDD iOS App Updated to v1.1

The EDD iOS app has just been updated to v1.1, which introduces an awesome new feature: multiple site support. With version 1.1, you can now track sales / earnings from an unlimited number of sites. We’ve added a simple interface to add additional to the app via the Setup screen. If you only have one

Version 1.6 Released

Easy Digital Downloads v1.6 is here! We have been working for more than a month to bring this release to you all, and we’re thrilled to announce that it is finally here. This version introduces several major new features, many, many bug fixes, and a lot of other minor features. One of the things I’m

Volatyl Themes Launches on EDD

Volatyl Themes is a theme framework built by Sean Davis. He recently launched his store powered by Easy Digital Downloads and was kind enough to answer a few questions for us. 1. What about Easy Digital Downloads made you choose it as a platform to sell your theme? Social proof played a huge role in

WP Ninjas Relaunches on Easy Digital Downloads

WP Ninjas, a WordPress plugin development team and the developers behind the great Ninja Forms plugin recently relaunched their store on Easy Digital Downloads. They were kind enough to answer a few questions for us about their experience. 1. What about Easy Digital Downloads made you choose it as a platform to sell your plugin?

New iOS Earnings and Sales Tracking App!

Today I am thrilled to announce the launch of the official Easy Digital Downloads iOS app for monitoring store sales and earnings. This is a simple app for iOS that lets you quickly see how your Easy Digital Downloads store is doing. Within seconds you an see earnings for the current month, today, all time,

Why Extensions?

I wrote an editorial today explaining why we use the extensions model for Easy Digital Downloads (and other plugins). If you’re interested in knowing why EDD is separated out into extensions, it’s a worthwhile read.

Soliloquy WP Relaunches on Easy Digital Downloads

Soliloquy WP is the best responsive slider plugin for WordPress. Thomas Griffen, the creator of Soliloquy, was kind enough to answer a few questions about his use and love of Easy Digital Downloads. What about Easy Digitial Downloads made you choose it as a platform to sell your plugin? It’s ability to be extended and

Version 1.5 Released

It has been a long time in development but today I’m thrilled to announce that Easy Digital Downloads version 1.5 is out and ready for use. 1.5 is by far the largest update we have ever done and it has a huge number of phenomenal new features, as well as a large number of bug

V1.5 Beta Ready for Testing

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.5 is getting released on Wednesday (two days from today). At this point we are at a code freeze, meaning no new features or changes are getting added and are looking for users to give the new version some final testing before we release it. If you would like to help

We Need Your Feedback

In Easy Digital Downloads v1.5, which is scheduled to be released in just under two weeks, we are looking to improve how the “Terms of Use” is handled on the checkout page. We have had a lot of discussion on the subject, which you can read on Github and are now looking to you, the

BracketPress Launches on Easy Digital Downloads

BracketPress is a great new WordPress plugin that helps you complete your March Madness tournament bracket. The site for the plugin, which sells a pro version and additional extensions, is using Easy Digital Downloads for the store. Scott Hack, the man behind the plugin, was kind enough to answer some questions for us:

Pushover Notifications Now Integrates with Commissions

The awesome Pushover Notifications extension has just been updated to v1.2.3 and now includes integration support for the Commissions extension. This update means that users who receive commissions for sales can have the option of getting push notifications any time a commission is recorded on one of their products. Here’s screenshot of what a commission-push

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