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Dotstore Monthly News — November 2022


We are super excited to announce the new releases of 3 plugins Product Sample For WooCommerce, Digital Goods for WooCommerce Checkout, and Banner Management For WooCommerce plugin.

5 New Improvements in Product Sample For WooCommerce 1.1.2

We are excited to announce the release of the Product Sample For WooCommerce 1.1.2. In this release, you can easily manage samples at variation levels, Enable/disable samples from a product page, Showcase sample product’s weight & dimensions, and several other improvements like updating mini cart quantity once a variation of sample is added, etc.

Here’s what’s new and upcoming with Product Sample for WooCommerce 1.1.2:

🧪 Enable samples on the product page

You can easily activate the samples on the page for each product. By enabling this option, the product becomes eligible for samples. Learn more.

  • This feature can be used to turn on samples for each product.
  • This will help you quickly enable any specific product as a sample, and it will automatically adjust with global parameters.

📈 Manage sample stock for variable products

This allows for managing sample stock at variation levels in variable products such as quantity, price, weight, etc.

  • You can manage the sample stock on product variation levels.
  • This feature allows you to manage sample quantity, price, weight, and more at the variation level.
  • You can enable samples for a specific product variation.
Manage Samples at the Variation Level

📊 Manage stock for samples

This helps manage the inventory of sample products. Based on the stock, it allows users to add samples to the basket and notify the stock alert when unavailable.

  • You can manage the main product and sample product stock individually.
  • This function will give you more flexibility to promote your samples with a stock limit.
  • This allows you to sell smaller samples than the main product stock.

🌟Other improvements in Product Sample for WooCommerce 1.1.2

— Manage the tax and shipping classes for samples based on variations.

— Provide the weight and dimensions of the sample.

— Minor bug fixes related to the variable product “Add To Cart”

— Plugin compatible with Elementor – Menu Cart Widget (Pro)

Digital Goods for WooCommerce Checkout Plugin 3.7.0 got a performance boost.

With Digital Goods for WooCommerce Checkout Plugin 3.7.0 upgrade, you will have access to easily enable/disable checkout fields, Update checkout fields labels or placeholders, One Click Import/Export settings, and several other improvements like simple UI for checkout field selection, etc.

Here’s what’s new with Digital Goods for WooCommerce Checkout Plugin 3.7.0:

🪟 UI Enhancement

We constantly work hard to give our customers the best products and user experience possible. So, in order to enhance the user experience, we introduced the new UI of the Digital Goods plugin. Learn more.

New UI of the Digital Goods Plugin

🏷️ ​​Manage Checkout Fields Labels and Placeholders

This update gives you the ability to change the checkout field labels and placeholders as per your requirements. For instance, if you would like to change the label of the “Town / City” field to “Colony / Territory“, simply go to the settings page, input a new label, and then save it like below.

💾 ​​One Click Import/Export

You can quickly import and export the plugin’s general settings using this feature and transfer them from one site to another site in a just moment. When transferring the settings between staging to the production site, this feature will help you to save time.

Import/Export General Settings

🌟Other improvements in Digital Goods for WooCommerce Checkout Plugin 3.7.0:

— Enhancement: Change chosen JS to select2 JS to make a simple User Interface

— Enhancement: Security patch

Banner Management For WooCommerce Plugin 2.4.0 brings more ways to display the products and category sliders.

Here’s what’s new with Banner Management For WooCommerce Plugin 2.4.0:

🎚️ Slider Mode

​​You can utilize this feature to customize the slider mode to Standard or Ticker for your category and product sliders. Learn more.

Ticket Slider Mode

🧱Layout Preset

​​This function is useful if you want to change the design of the category slider, such as the Grid, Block, or Regular slider. Learn more.

Layout Preset: Block Layout

🎚️Slider with Category Description

​​If you need flexibility in content positioning and wish to change the location of the content in your category slider, then this option is very helpful for you. There are different options (Below Content, Above Content, Right Content, Left Content) with Overlay Content. Learn more.

🌟Other improvements in Banner Management For WooCommerce Plugin 2.4.0:

— Fix: Uncaught Error in category & product slider page

— Enhancement: Made a few enhancements for compatibility with WoodMart Theme.

— New: Set category type like [Parent, Child] in the category slide settings

— New: Set thumbnail shape like [Square, Rounded, Circle, or Custom] in the category slider

— New: Set box-shadow with [Color, Hover color] properties in category and product slider

— New: Set thumbnail zoom like [Zoom In, Zoom Out] in the category slider and product slider

— New: Set typography settings like [Font Family, Font Weight, Text Align, Text Transform, Font Size, Line Height, Letter Spacing]

❤️ Help us make Dotstore better! 

We can’t wait for you to try the newly released features and hope that each of the improvements and the new feature will help you to promote your products and boost your revenue.

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About Nimesh Patel

I am a Product Marketer and Growth hacker with expertise in the areas of Digital marketing; Search engine optimization (SEO), Email Marketing, Paid Campaigns on Facebook and Twitter, Content development strategies, Competitive Research & Analysis. Nimesh is Product Manager at