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WooCommerce Checkout Blocks and Payment Gateways

March 25, 2021 . by Aaron B . . in Blog

We are super proud to be one of the first WooCommerce payment gateway providers to support WooCommerce checkout blocks! WooCommerce Checkout Blocks are coming to WooCommerce. If you have been around WordPress for some time you will have heard of Gutenberg (the WordPress block editor). As a WooCommerce plugin developer, it’s important that we keep […]

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ePDQ Direct Link 3.1.0 – Manual and automatic order status check

March 5, 2021 . by Aaron B . . in news

We have just rolled out our ePDQ Direct Link 3.1.0 update and it’s a big one! I’m super excited to show you what the new features are! New Features While this release is a “minor” update, there are two big new features I want to talk about. As always, we recommend that you take a […]

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2020 yearly round-up

December 31, 2020 . by Aaron B . . in Business

I’ve never been so glad to see the end of a year as I have with 2020. Which is weird, in some ways, because we’ve had our most successful year to date! (in the middle of a global pandemic – WTF?!) I have been glued to the news, like most people, throughout the year and […]

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Best Practices to Update WooCommerce

December 5, 2019 . by Aaron B . . in Blog

Keeping your WooCommerce website up and running means your business can operate 24/7. If you let things slide, however, you’ll find that transactions are abandoned, sales decrease and site traffic wanes. If you’re wary of doing updates, there’s no need to be. With our easy-to-follow guide, you can keep your site secure quickly and easily. […]

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What Is 3D Secure Authentication?

June 7, 2019 . by Aaron B . . in Blog

It’s always important for you to stay up to date with the latest technological advances and developments that could affect your own online store. One of the latest changes that will be coming into effect over the next few months is 3D secure 2.0 for online payments. This is a new update that aims to […]

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May – Mental health month

April 30, 2019 . by Aaron B . . in Blog

5th of June update I would like to thank everyone for the support during May, as promised 20% (totaling $500) of all plugin sales & renewals have gone to WP&UP to bolster the great work that these guys do. Thank you to everyone who took part in buying a plugin during this time, to all […]

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The Luhn Algorithm

February 7, 2019 . by Aaron B . . in news

Have you ever wondered what happens if you enter the wrong credit card information to a payment gateway? Does the number get rejected, does it try to take payment so you still get your products, or does some random person suddenly lose a chunk of money? When it comes to important technologies such as payment […]

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What Payment Gateway Solution is Best for You?

November 15, 2018 . by Aaron B . . in Business

In the ever-changing climate of digital technology, it’s so important that you take the right measures to stay ahead of the game. As a retail business, there are several ways that you can increase customers, profit, and engagement, and possibly even put your business in the running to be industry-leading. One of the most important […]

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Online Payment Processing Options 101

August 16, 2018 . by Aaron B . 6 minute read . in Business

What is online payment processing? Online payment processing is the system that allows you to purchase goods or services on the internet without using cash. There are two main elements, the payment gateway and the payment processor. The gateway performs the first part of the transaction; this is usually encryption followed by an authorisation request […]

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What is PCI compliance and does it affect me?

March 15, 2018 . by Aaron B . 11 minute read . in Blog

If you plan to run an e-commerce site, you need to be familiar with PCI compliance. PCI stands for Payment Card Industry, which is an independent body that was created by the major payment card brands (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and JCB). PCI establishes a set of specific rules and requirements you need to […]

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