A new milestone reached in the goal of simplifying WooCommerce

All the features built in the last few months are finally presented on the new website that was published yesterday. With this we finished a major milestone. There’s still some big things planned for the near future but WooCart, as it is now, already has some major benefits over a general WordPress host. In this […]

Product Update #13

Each sprint at WooCart comes with new features and improvements. This one is no exception, so let’s see the highlights: New Features Showcase Store We have a beautiful new showcase store which can be installed by selecting the Demo Store checkbox in the Store Wizard. It is pre-filled with content and demo products so you […]

Product Update #12

This sprint was really productive for us! WooCart is getting better and better. Let’s see what went on: New Features Plugin Metrics Tab We added the Plugin Metrics tab that enables you to see a list of all your current plugins. For each, you get a view with Title, Slug, Version, and Memory Usage. This […]

Product Update #11

We’ve been doing a lot of work in the background for the next big feature – staging. Here are the highlights of the work done in the meantime: Feedback sessions with users Doing the user calls we were pleased to find early adopters who chose WooCart because of their friends’ recommendations. We’re also grateful for […]

The curious case of slow WordPress

We all know that awful feeling when a page is loading forever. We usually blame the hosting provider, the theme, or oftentimes a plugin. One common way to figure out which plugin is misbehaving is to start disabling plugins one by one, but unless you love clicking hundreds of times or more, there are better […]

How does your perfect WooCommerce staging look like?

WooCommerce Staging

We’ve started working on one of the most important features: WooCommerce staging. The goal is to easily allow publishing staging stores to production without the loss of order and customer data. This is a major, and painful issue with regular WP sites and the reason why most regular hosts are lacking for WooCommerce. There are […]

Product Update #10

It’s been a bit over a month, and we’ve been working hard on adding new features to WooCart. What’s new? WP-CLI The WordPress command line interface is a very powerful tool. Usually used by advanced users, it can also be enormously helpful to users willing to learn a few basic commands. For example: if a […]

Product Update #9

What’s new? Addons: Transactional Emails Addons are optional services you can have on your store. The first addon is the management of Transactional Emails. You can easily enable, and toggle, between Shared (for testing purposes) and Dedicated Transactional Emails (your own SendGrid account under ours, without you needing to configure it). If you want to […]

Sprint Report #8

What’s new? Testing and optimizing for WooCommerce We’ve done extensive tests with popular page builders to analyze the performance and find space for improvements. We’ve implemented new optimizations based on the lessons learned. Polishing the User Interface We’ve added an active state for the store sidebar so that it’s clear which tab you’re looking at. […]