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Selling documents
Selling documents

If you already create content, or you have some knowledge and expertise in a given field, creating downloadable documents can provide you with extra income, or even a basis for developing your own digital product business. In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we discuss the basics of selling documents.

Using cross-promotion to strengthen your digital product brand
Using cross-promotion to strengthen your digital product brand

With a continually changing eCommerce landscape, digital business owners must regularly adapt to keep sales flowing. Cross-promotion is an easy, effective, and time-tested strategy that is often overlooked! This week in The Weekly EDDit we’ll discuss some of the benefits to be had, considerations to make, and methods to use when using cross-promotion to strengthen your digital product brand.

How to use negative product feedback for growth and improvement
How to use negative product feedback for growth and improvement

In the age of social media, running a business can put you under the microscope – and whilst it’s normal to receive negative feedback occasionally, criticisms of your hard work can feel demoralizing. In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we explore some ways you can harness negative product feedback and transform it into a positive!

Selling Video
Selling video

Aaaaand ACTION! Are you ready to start selling your videos? In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we’ve created a quick guide to the basics, so you can get things rolling and make every hour magic hour!

The basics of SEO for digital product websites
The basics of SEO for digital product websites

By nature, digital products are, well, digital – and existing entirely online means that in order to reach the people who will buy your products, you need to be seen! In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we’ve put together a rough guide of the basics of search engine optimization (SEO) to help you push your digital product store to the top of the heap.

Software Licensing 3.6.5 is now available for all license holders

The Easy Digital Downloads team has made a commitment to improving the performance of our platform by introducing custom database tables for relevant data over the past year. For the last few months, we’ve been slowly rolling out the latest version of Software Licensing to store owners.

Since this is such a major change, we wanted to phase in this release in order to work out as many issues as we could before making it generally available, and today is that day. Here are the big changes you can expect to see in Software Licensing 3.6.5.

The magic of social proof
The magic of social proof

Social proof provides customers with the reassurance that your intangible product is in fact real (and quality), and it can give your digital product store the momentum needed to take flight, but how do you harness its power? In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we cover some ideas and examples to get your wheels turning – and help you leverage social proof to your advantage!

How to recover from a lull in digital product sales
How to recover from a lull in digital product sales

It can happen to the best of us: one moment, your digital products are flying off the metaphorical shelves, and the next, things have slowed down so much that you feel the need to take some action – and fast! In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we discuss some actionable steps you can take today to get sales flowing again.

10 tips for selling high-priced digital products
10 tips for selling high-priced digital products

To successfully sell higher-priced products or services, you need to stand out when compared to standard products. In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit, we’ve pulled together some important tips to help you inspire customers to confidently invest in your big ticket digital products.

Discounting digital products: How low should you go?
Discounting digital products: How low should you go?

The way you treat your product pricing can have a massive impact on your revenue and how your brand is received by customers – but deciding whether or not to discount your products (and to what extent) can be puzzling. In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit we discuss discounts and how to use them effectively.

The digital product purchase process and experience
Mastering the purchase process for digital products

We’ve previously discussed how to optimize your checkout for selling digital products, and now it’s time to talk about the setup and process. Whether you’re a seasoned digital product store owner or just starting out, there are some important factors to think about if you want to create an efficient and inviting experience that results in more sales.

We have lowered prices for extension access passes

Six weeks ago we introduced a new series of purchase options for Easy Digital Downloads called Passes. These passes were set up to allow store owners to gain access to a wide selection of extensions with a single purchase at a steeply discounted rate. Today we’re here to admit that we made a mistake and have lowered the prices of the extension passes.

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