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Version 1.3 Released

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.3 was released a few days ago on October 11th. This version brings several major updates to the plugin, including a completely rebuilt Reports page and new purchase button styles. The Reports page has been completely rebuilt and now includes new graphs powered by the jQuery Flot library. Along with the

Commissions Add-on Gets New Short Code for User Stats

The Commissions add-on, which makes it really easy to track and payout commissions on product sales, has just gotten a new upgrade with version 1.3. Prior to version 1.3, there was not a way for individual users to monitor how well their commissions were doing; 1.3 has fixed this by adding a new short code

New UI in Version 1.2.2

Version 1.2.2 has just been released and with it we have delivered a dramatically improved user interface for setting up and configuring download products. Previously, there was an excess of options that often confused users and made them not quite sure how to properly setup the downloadable product. We have significantly simplified and improved the

Version 1.1.5 Brings Improved Security

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.1.5 was released a few minutes ago and one of the focuses for this release was improvements to file security. A few days ago a user reported that he had found a massive security flaw in the plugin that allowed site visitors to find and browse (and download) any product download

PDF Earnings and Sales Reports with Version 1.1.4.0

Version 1.1.4.0 was released earlier today, and with it several new features. The main new feature that we’ve added is an option to generate a PDF report of sales and earnings form your Reports page. A new short code has been added, and dozens of bug fixes and other minor improvements were also included with

Easy Digital Downloads Version 1.1.2 Released

Another minor point release has just been pushed out. This update fixes a couple of noticeable bugs (and one semi major one) and also brings a couple of nice new minor features. The short code now accepts an optional “class” parameter that you can use to append additional classes to the purchase link. This is

Version 1.1.0 Released

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.1.0 has just released and it brings several new features and quite a few minor bug fixes. The major new feature that has been added is the ability to filter the Payment History page by payment status, meaning you can now very easily view all Complete payments, all Pending payments, all

Version 1.0.9 Brings a Great New Feature

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.0.9 has been released and is ready for your upgrades. This version brings a lot of minor bug fixes and a couple of really great new features Many of the new features are primarily for developers, but there is one major feature that everyone will love: variable-price-option-specific download files. The big

The New Email Template System

Since version 1.0.8.3 of Easy Digital Downloads, there has been an email templating system in place that allows users to customize the appearance of the purchase receipts sent to buyers after they make a purchase. The feature has not been advertised very much until now, as we’ve been locking down a few things with the

Easy Digital Downloads Version 1.0.8.3 Released

Version 1.0.8.3 was released late last night and brings a huge number of minor bug fixes, a couple of major bug fixes, some security improvements, and a couple of new shortcodes. One of the big changes made is in the No Downloads found shortcode that allows you to display a list or grid of your

Tutorial on Creating Custom Payment Gateways

If you would like to create your own payment gateways for Easy Digital Downloads, then you should read through the tutorial I have just published on Pippin’s Plugins. The tutorial walks through the process of registering your payment gateway, creating (or disabling) custom credit card forms, setting up the processing functions, and creating the gateway

Version 1.0.8.1 Released

The latest version, 1.0.8.1, was released today, and with it were brought a lot of minor enhancements. Some of the changes will be noticeable while you use the plugin, but many of them will go unseen, as they were primarily enhancements made to the plugin’s code base and interior functions.

Version 1.0.8 Released

Easy Digital Downloads version 1.0.8 has just been released. Most of the updates that this version brings are under the hood, and you may not even notice them, but it’s still an important release. We have made a lot of improvements in the entire code base, primarily with extensive code documentation, thanks to Matt, as

Two New Add-Ons and the First EDD Theme

Two more add-ons have been added to the Easy Digital Downloads Extensions¬†page, and the very first official theme built just for Easy Digital Downloads has been released. The add-ons, which are described more below, are the 14th and 15 extensions to be released. That’s awesome; 15 add-ons in just a few weeks, and there are

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