17th May Plugin Updates

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This week we have some great updates for some of our favourite plugins as you can see below. But we also have a huge update from the Refined Style theme with loads of new added features and some fixes!

Product Accessories

  • Added more flexibility to SKU search field. Right now when entering text into SKU input field the product accessories select list is narrowed with the results matching entered text.
  • Added also filters jigoshop_product_accessories_meta_query_field and jigoshop_product_accessories_get_by_sku which gives ability to extend SKU search.
  • Added filter jigoshop_product_accessories_product_name which gives possibility to display more infos about product in dropdown

Category Pages

  • Added [category_grid] shortcode

Product Add Ons Premium

  • Fixed: problem with a countdown, missing keyup event

Customer Discounts

  • Fixed: Refactored code responsible for calculating quantities and discounts
  • Added: Support for Jigoshop Product Addons plugin

PayPal Pro

  • Fix: card fields not displaying if gateway description is empty.

Refined Style Theme

- Completely re-written theme options to use WP Theme Customizer
- Re-written styling from the ground up, using bootstrap
- Now fully responsive
- Added ability to turn off responsive behaviour
- Updated all graphics to now be retina ready
- Inclusion of Font Awesome icons
- Added more background options and made it easier to customize background
- Added support for post formats: Posts, Quotes, Asides, Links, Images and Galleries
- Updated code to support JigoShop up to the latest release (1.6.4)
- Now uses Hybrid framework, adds advanced widgets, improved pagination, post formats, improved breadcrumb trails
- Added support for featured image on main blog listing page
- Now fully supports authors and author pages
- More comprehensive archive pages, unique archives for tags, categories, days, months and years
- Added sitemap page template
- Fixed issue with JigoShop losing shop sidebar on some pages, with now always show instead of the default
- Added additional widget area to homepage
- Added new products carousel to homepage
- Added ability to turn on and off all elements on homepage - easily make your homepage unique!
- Lighter, faster, cleaner code
- Less HTTP requests, smaller and less images used
- Add full support for translations, included relevant language files ready for localization

10 new Jigoshop Plugins and another great theme

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Every week we’re seeing a huge number of third party plugins being released for Jigoshop, in addition to our first party products. This week is no exception with a massive 10 new plugins compatible with your eCommerce store, including six options for adding interactivity to your product images, and four new payment gateways to ensure you can take whatever payments your customers want to make.

Moneris Payment gateway:

Moneris Payment Gateway for Jigoshop

Moneris processes more than 3 billion credit and debit card transactions for over 350,000 merchant locations across North America, and now they can be handling your payments with the Moneris Payment Gateway Plugin for Jigoshop. You’ll need a Merchant Services Account, but you’ll then be able to accept a wide range of credit card and payment options with all of the payment services you’d expect from a provider that has been around for decades. The Moneris Payment Gateway plugin for Jigoshop was developed by Patsatech (Also developer of Shipping Details, NMI Payments, DPS PaymentExpress and the AlertPay Gateway) and costs $15.


Beanstream Payment Gateway

Beanstream Payment Gateway for Jigoshop

In addition to the Moneris Payment Gateway above, Patsatech have also now released a Beanstream Gateway to give you the choice of another popular provider serving Canada and North America. They cover the most popular credit cards, several private label cards, and with a U.S business presence, you also get access to 150 additional currencies to target more than 200 countries around the world with native currency solutions. You’ll need to have an SSL Certificate for your website (Simple to arrange with your website host), and a merchant account. The Beanstream gateway costs $15.


Quickbook (Intuit) Payment Gateway:

Continuing the Patsatech theme, here’s another payment gateway, this time for Quickbooks. This offers a lower level of integration than our existing Quickbooks plugin, which automatically syncs your orders, inventory on-hand and pricing, by just offering the Quickbooks payment service. You’ll need cURL to be enabled on your Hosting Account and also make sure your site is SSL enabled. The Quickbooks Payment Gateway costs $15.


PayPal Digital Goods Gateway

PayPal Digital Goods Gateway

PayPal payment gateway specifically for digital products with a streamlined process to keep customers on your site, combining JavaScript with the Express Checkout API. That means clicks and waiting are kept at a minimum for items such as ebooks, music files and digital images. This gateway triggers a lightbox which overlays your website for payments to be made. Developed by wadev, the PayPal Digital Goods Gateway costs $12


6 MagicToolbox Image Plugins for Jigoshop:

If you want to let customers do more with the images on your site, you’ll be pleased to know we now have a huge range of options for image plugins as MagicToolbox have released six plugins specifically for Jigoshop. That’ll allow anyone to zoom, magnify and enlarge the product images in your store and reassure themselves they have to buy your products right now.

The list of new image plugins for Jigoshop is:


Mayashop theme for Jigoshop

Mayashop is the latest design from Sara Presenti who previously released the popular Sommerce theme, and it’s another stylish and flexible theme for your Jigoshop install.

Mayashop theme for Jigoshop

Options include the choice of a boxed or full-width layout, and unlimited background colours, plus 50 custom backgrounds or the option to upload your own. Eight sliders come built into Mayashop to let you promote products and special offers, whilst Megamenu navigation aids customers in finding everything you have to offer. And with a responsive design, your customers will see your site displayed properly on their computer, tablet or mobile. Mayashop costs $45.