You can process payments in WooCommerce with PayPal using only the account email. However, in order to refund payments from within WooCommerce you must enter your PayPal API credentials. Here are the steps for doing that: Login to PayPal Go to Profile > Profile and Settings Click My Selling Tools Go to API Access Select NVP/SOAP API … Continue reading Getting PayPal API Credentials for WooCommerce Refunds
I love the folks at ServerPress, who make DesktopServer. So, I was super excited when they approached me to make a marketing video for their latest product: WPSiteSync. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpeiTMbdj_Y This amazing plugin let's you sync portions of content between WordPress sites without having to migrate entire databases. If you have to migrate WP sites between local, … Continue reading Marketing Video for WPSiteSync
I'm super excited to head out to Austin on April 6-8 this year for my 2nd WooConf. This year I will be doing a workshop based on a WooCommerce Theme Development Course I did at Treehouse. Thanks to the folks at WooCommerce, I have an unlimited coupon code "WOOCONFZAC" for $100 off for anyone who wants to attend the conference … Continue reading $100 Off My WooCommerce Development Workshop at WooConf 2016
I was recently reviewing WordPress backup plugins for a Treehouse project and came across BackWPup (from the folks at MarketPress.com). From the research I have done, this is the best featured most solid free backup option for WordPress. It has all of the following important features Backup files and/or database Schedule backups Create multiple backup Jobs Backup to server Send backups … Continue reading The Best Free WordPress Backup Plugin
Sometimes when I'm working in the backend of so many different WordPress sites I like to change the admin color scheme so I can tell at a glance what site I'm working with. While working on a rebrand for Web Hosting for Students, I came across a great admin color scheme, called WP Admin Classic Colors, that looks … Continue reading A “Classic” Color Scheme Plugin for the WordPress Admin Area
I have been working on a project that needs to occasionally send off emails. If you need to do so, here's how with wp_mail(): add_filter('wp_mail_content_type',create_function('', 'return "text/html"; ')); wp_mail('firstname.lastname@example.org', 'Subject', 'Message'); Thanks to WordPress Cheat Sheets for the code!
Once again the folks from Tutsplus (formely WP Tuts) deliver. Ahmad Awais did a little series for them on setting up and using the awesome SEO plugin from Yoast: Configuration Social Settings Final Tweaking On Page SEO We'll have a course on Treehouse soon that covers all this, plus hopefully a little guest appearance from Yoast … Continue reading If You Need Help Setting Up the SEO from Yoast Plugin, Check Out This Resource