New WordPress Plugins Weekly Roundup - 24 September 2017 - Shop Owner Academy
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New WordPress Plugins Weekly Roundup – 24 September 2017

Here’s my selection of interesting new plugins released on WordPress.org this week.

Unless stated otherwise, I’ve not tested these, but am just highlighting those that stood out to me as being most interesting.

New Plugin Releases

Product License Manager

https://wordpress.org/plugins/product-license-manager/
By Product License Manager

This may be useful for anyone selling digital products. This simply handles product licensing, though you’ll need to buy the premium version for WooCommerce inetgration.

Premmerce WooCommerce Brands

https://wordpress.org/plugins/premmerce-woocommerce-brands/
By premmerce

You can add brands to your WooCommerce store and then apply these to your products.

LH Simple Facebook Pixel

https://wordpress.org/plugins/lh-simple-facebook-pixel/
By Peter Shaw

This straightforward plugin just allows you to insert your Facebook tracking pixel into your site.

WooCommerce Restrict By Category

https://wordpress.org/plugins/woo-restrict-by-category/
By EdgarRojas

You could simply stop non-logged in visitors from viewing specific categories to encourage visitors to subscribe. You can also restrict users by their role.

Custom Thank You Page For Woocommerce

https://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-thank-you-page-for-woocommerce-product/
By Daniel Villalba

Sometimes you want to use a specific thank you page for a specific product in your WooCommerce store. That’s what this plugin does, adding a new field to the admin edit page to specify to new thank you page URL.

BuzzSubs

https://wordpress.org/plugins/tkdigital-buzzsubs/
By TkDigital

I’m really fascinated by this concept for an optin pop up. It adds a wheel of fortune style feature that spins after an optin allowing users to win different special offers.

Purchase Orders for WooCommerce

https://wordpress.org/plugins/purchase-orders-for-woocommerce/
By McGregor Media Web Design

Purchase orders are a payment method that’s essential in some business sectors. This plugin adds this to WooCommerce as a new payment method.

GS WooCommerce Products Slider

https://wordpress.org/plugins/gs-woocommerce-products-slider/
By Golam Samdani

With this plugin, you can use a shortcode to add product image sliders to your site to promote specific products.

FooSales

https://wordpress.org/plugins/foosales/
By FooSales

FooSales turns an iOS or Android tablet into a POS device and this plugin connects those devices to your WooCommerce site.

PW WooCommerce On Sale!

https://wordpress.org/plugins/pw-woocommerce-on-sale/
By Pimwick, LLC

You can use this plugin to schedule the start and end date and times for sales in your WooCommerce store.

Order Invoice PDF for WooCommerce

https://wordpress.org/plugins/order-invoice-pdf-for-woocommerce/
By Shafayat

This plugin will create a PDF invoice and automatically attach it to WooCommerce order confirmation emails.

MMWD Product Personalisation for WooCommerce

https://wordpress.org/plugins/mmwd-product-personalisation-for-woocommerce/
By McGregor Media Web Design

If you need customers to be able to personalize products and select gift wrap, this plugin may be for you.

Recover Abandoned Cart for WooCommerce – ChatX.ai

https://wordpress.org/plugins/chatx-ai/
By chatx.ai

There are a few cart abandonment plugins to choose form for WooCommerce, but this stands out for one reason. This follows up via Facebook Messenger, allowing you to try and encourage a sale, perhaps with a discount coupon or pushing scarcity.

WooAmoConnector

https://wordpress.org/plugins/wooamoconnector/
By WPCraft

AmoCRM is a contact management service that currently starts at $15 pm. This plugin connects WooCommerce to your AmoCRM account.

EU tyre label shortcode

https://wordpress.org/plugins/eu-tyre-label-shortcode/
By Frank Leusing
This is about as niche as it gets for a WordPress plugin, but if you sell tires online in the EU, check this out. It adds a shortcode that inserts the EU standard tire graphic generated to match the properties of the tire.

Publishing Conditions

https://wordpress.org/plugins/publishing-conditions/
By Mauro Bringolf
Anyone who’s hit the Publish button on a post before it’s actually completed will appreciate this plugin. It prevents you publishing a post depending on some simple conditions.

Kayako Messenger: Live Chat

https://wordpress.org/plugins/kayako-messenger-live-chat/
By Kayako
Kayako is a site chat help service that you can add to your WordPress site with this plugin. There’s a free tier that you can use to get started.

That’s the end of this week’s roundup. Please let me know if you’re going to give any of these new plugins a try.

Ian Pullen

Ian Pullen

Graphic designer, web developer and writer with experience working on projects for solo entrepreneurs and big businesses like The New York Times and Unilever. Lives in Spain with Kate and an eccentric number of dogs and cats.