Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video General settings, part of WordPress Ecommerce: Easy Digital Downloads.
When you start working with Easy Digital Downloads the first thing you need…to do is go through all the settings and configure the plugin to work to your specifications.…Easy Digital Downloads has a lot of options and allows for configurations on a very deep level.…In the following movies, we'll look at the different configuration settings and…how they affect the site.…The configuration settings for Easy Digital Downloads can be found in the Admin…panel, under Downloads and Settings.…From here, you have a series of tabs under which you can set different settings,…so let's look at the General Settings first.…
Off the top, you can enable or disable Test mode.…If you have Test mode enabled, no live transactions are actually processed.…This is a great way of testing whether or not the site works, and if you couple…it with a sandbox payment gateway, like the PayPal sandbox, you can test whether…or not everything works properly on the site.…Next, you can set what pages are going to be the checkout page, the success page,…
Want to learn more about ecommerce with WordPress before jumping in? Check out the first course in this series where Morten explores other WordPress solutions, WordPress Ecommerce: Core Concepts.
- What is Easy Digital Downloads?
- Installing Easy Digital Downloads
- Setting up your store
- Configuring payment options
- Adding product data
- Testing the customer experience
- Receiving and managing orders
- Creating reports and discount codes