Default PHP version now 7.1

In keeping with our commitment to promoting modern technologies, we have updated the default version of PHP used for new web hosting accounts from PHP 7.0 to 7.1. All customers can continue to request a different PHP version (from 5.2… READ MORE

WooCommerce 3.2

WooCommerce 3.2 is coming, and is scheduled for October 12th. This release is intended to be backwards-compatible. However, it is always recommended to test upgrades on a development version of your site, before trying on the live site. We have… READ MORE

Changelogs for all our WordPress plugins

We’ve just added a facility to our shop for WordPress plugins, to link the plugin’s changelog from the product page. This is automatic: as soon as we upload a new version of a plugin, these changelog pages update. This enables… READ MORE

WooCommerce 3.1 – all plugins believed to be compatible

WooCommerce 3.1 is on the way. After testing, all of our releases of our plugins are believed to be compatible. (WooCommerce now uses semantic versioning principles. 3.1 is intended to not add any backwards incompatibilities compared to 3.0; that would… READ MORE

New versions of all WordPress/WooCommerce plugins released

New versions of all our WordPress and WooCommerce plugins have been released. This was to fix a bug found in the updater (the code which integrates with WordPress’s “Updates” page) which could sometimes stop updates checks from going ahead. As… READ MORE

WooCommerce 3.0 is out!

WooCommerce 3.0 has been released. All of our plugins have been made compatible, and you should update them before updating to WooCommerce 3.0, because WooCommerce 3.0 has a lot of internal changes. The latest versions of our plugins remain compatible… READ MORE

WooCommerce 2.7 has been re-versionned as 3.0

The subject says it all! Full info from the WooCommerce team is here. As a result, all that was said in our previous post about WooCommerce 2.7 applies to the forthcoming WooCommerce 3.0 (except that the expected release date is… READ MORE

WooCommerce 2.7 is coming

WooCommerce 2.7 is coming…. the expected release is in a week. (Footnote: this later got re-versioned as 3.0). It’s also a major update. The internals of WooCommerce have seen a huge amount of change with this release – big internal… READ MORE

Defaulting to PHP 7.0

All new websites set up are now defaulting to PHP 7.0. Apart from being a more recent PHP release with several new features, PHP 7 is considerably faster than its predecessor (PHP 5.6 – there was no PHP 6). That… READ MORE