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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.

Selling digital courses
Selling Digital Courses

If you have expertise on a certain subject, there is likely an audience out there willing to pay for it. This week in The Weekly EDDit we discuss selling digital courses and how to jump-start the process to get your audience learning so you can start earning!

Anatomy of a digital product website
The anatomy of a digital product website

You’ve already conceptualized your digital product store and you’re ready to start selling your products and generating income – now what? In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit we outline the main components needed to create a digital product website.

Selling graphics and digital artwork
Selling graphics and digital artwork

If you’re a graphic designer or digital artist, you might not feel 100% confident about how to utilize your artistic talents to earn a living. In this week’s edition of The Weekly EDDit we cover pricing, licenses, distribution, and more.

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