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eShop Magic!

Posted on September 11, 2012 at 10:50 pm in

No one said that setting up an ecommerce site was easy. And one of the most difficult areas can be configuring your Merchant Gateway — especially if everything is working except that final, all-important, communication between your online shop and your gateway. Thanks to Paul, there’s now some extra help for anyone trying to sort…

PayPal Issues

Posted on July 27, 2012 at 4:31 pm in

A few weeks back, we noticed that PayPal’s sandbox was, effectively, broken due to IPN issues and duly tried to alert PayPal. Around the same time, we also started getting the odd report that PayPal transactions were starting to fail on some live sites — with orders remaining in Pending despite payment being completed successfully…

eShop & Merchant Gateways

Posted on July 20, 2012 at 10:36 pm in

There seems to be some confusion about whether eShop will continue to support some of the gateways that are currently included in the plugin — namely: Payson iDeal Lite eProcessing Network Webtopay Ogone

Perils of Using Older Versions of jQuery

Posted on May 31, 2012 at 11:55 am in

We’ve just spent a significant amount of time debugging an eShop site where the checkout refused to auto-redirect to the chosen merchant gateway. Having narrowed the issue down to the theme (commercial, advertised as “WordPress 3.3 Ready” & unnamed to protect the guilty), we obtained a copy for debugging purposes and started to work through…

eShop is Completely Free

Posted on May 30, 2012 at 1:11 pm in
eShip is Free!

There seems to be some confusion as to whether eShop is free or not. Came across this earlier today on the blog: The ones I recommend are Jigoshop, eShop and WP ecommerce. These plugins are available for free with paid for upgrades… Not true! eShop is completely free. There is NO “paid upgrade” option…

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