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Scaling the WooCommerce Navigation: Call for testers

We often talk about scaling WooCommerce from a technical perspective, but it’s a topic we’re passionate about on the user experience side as well. In that respect, one feature that has been on our radar for some time now is backend navigation. Conceptually, WooCommerce is much more than a plugin these days, and it has […]

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WooCommerce Blocks 1.4.0 Release Notes

Version 1.4.0 of WooCommerce Blocks is now available as a feature plugin. It’s the easiest, most flexible way to display your products on posts and pages! What’s new in 1.4.0 Products by Attribute Block As the name suggests, this block will display any products that have been assigned a specific attribute term, or multiple attribute terms. […]

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Adding support for WooCommerce 3.0’s new gallery feature to your theme

As you know we’ve redesigned the product gallery feature in WooCommerce to deliver a richer experience in 3.0. This is a significant frontend change that can be broken down in to three separate new features; Image zoom / magnification Lightbox Slider To enable each of these features in your theme you must declare support using […]

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New product gallery merged in to core for 2.7

Followers of this blog will know that we’ve been talking about the possibility of revamping our product gallery display on single product pages. This post is simply to document that this has now been confirmed and indeed merged in to core. The feature will be included in WooCommerce 2.7. Here’s a (very) quick video demonstrating the new gallery: The […]

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The New WooCommerce Product Image Gallery

A couple of weeks ago we posted about an experiment we were working on to improve the product galleries in WooCommerce, particularly the mobile experience. We laid out options to have a lightbox, a magnification/zoom, or both and included a poll to get your feedback. After 442 votes, the results of that poll look like this; Lightbox […]