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WooCommerce Lottery – Give ticket for free when client purchase another item

We had couple of inquries if it is possible to give ticket for free and allow clients to participate in prize draw when they purchase regular items sold on websites. This is possible and relatively easy to setup using our plugin. If you want to give users ticket number you will need Pick Number Mod addon for WooCommerce Lottery. Easiest and fastest solution, would be that you create new lottery product and treat it as ...
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WooCommerce Simple Auctions now with Elementor support

WooCommerce Simple Auctions supports Elementor fully from version v2.0. You can create single auction page and auction base page with Elementor using Elementor widgets that are specific for auctions. Screenshots below show Elementor widgets you can use for designing your templates. Easiest way to create your single auction page with Elementor is to create new template for single product. There you can now add, rearrange and style Simple Auction elements like countdown, auction history, ...
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Adding lottery countdown timer and progress bar to product archive / loop

We got quite a few inquries to display countdown timer and progress bar not only on single lottery page but in product archive / loop. This is covered in our documentation, FAQ item no 12 but we also made handy little plugin which enables those two code snippets with just few clicks and no need to edit functions.php file. You can download it here. End result is shown on screenshot below. Plugin can be your ...
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WooCommerce Lottery resource and ticket limits – can user purchase 30 000 tickets at once?

Our plugin is basically limited with hosting solution that your WordPress installation runs on. There is no limit how many tickets can be sold at once or how many numbers can you list for lottery but usually on lower spec hosting (especially on cheaper shared hosting) you will hit limit around couple thousands ticket purchases - orders (around 3 000 to 5 000 orders). This would be same as if you would run regular WooCommerce ...
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How to access ticket system if you purchased Pick Number Mod addon?

Easiest way to access ticket system is to go to login with account you used to make purchase, then click on My Account, find orders link in left menu and you will notice Get Support button in row that shows your order for add on. Click there and open your support ticket. ...
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Icons missing in product list for auctions, lotteries and group buy / deals

We had a lot of inquries about missing icons in product type column WooCommerce product list. Users were asking why icons vanished in WooCommerce product list and how can they get it back. From WooCommerce 3.4.0 update, WooCommerce developers removed that column in product list (as a result of users' feedback). There is way to restore it back using this plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/woocommerce-product-type-column/ so in case you are too missing this feature, download and activate this ...
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Using code snippets and template customizations in child theme

Every now and then you need to modify plugin or theme's templates, add some code snippet or change couple things using CSS. Best way to include your changes and make them update proof is to do it via child theme. Child theme is special theme that loads parent theme files from parent theme folder and your customized files from child theme folder like templates and styles. You need to have base (parent) theme like StoreFront ...
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WooCommerce Lottery and Pick Number addon now with Elementor support

Today we have released version 2.0.0 for WooCommerce Lottery and Pick Number Mod addon which include full Elementor support. In today's update there were few minor changes and fixes too and version has been bumped to v2.0.0 for both plugin and addon. To edit lottery template with Elementor you need Elementor (free) plus Elementor Pro (paid) or PRO Elements (free). Couple of screenshots how it looks like Elementor support: WooCommerce Lottery and Pick Number addon ...
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How to open support ticket – Support access problem – 401 API forbidden

We had couple of cases when, during access to ticket system, users might get 401 API forbidden error message. Here is quick explanation of what is really happening here and what is causing this error. Since our support system is integrated via CodeCanyon / Envato API to check and verify your purchase / licence you need to approve API access for your account. This is normally done during registration process (when you open our support ...
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Complete List of WordPress Language Locales

List of WordPress locales useful for multilanguage and translations. Locale Name Native Name Locale Code WordPress Locale Afrikaans Afrikaans af af Akan Akan ak ak Albanian Shqip sq sq Algerian Arabic الدارجة الجزايرية arq arq Amharic አማርኛ am am Arabic العربية ar ar Armenian Հայերեն hy hy Aromanian Armãneashce rup rup_MK Arpitan Arpitan frp frp Assamese অসমীয়া as as Azerbaijani Azərbaycan dili az az Azerbaijani (Turkey) Azərbaycan Türkcəsi az-tr az_TR Balochi Southern بلوچی مکرانی bcc ...
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Tutorial – Add lottery, competition or lucky draw with prizes to your WooCommerce store

Have you ever purchased lottery or entered lucky draw? Every now and then there is occasion to reward your customers with prizes or give opportunity to enter the draw for an item (with huge discount or for just a fraction of real price). E-store owners who run their webshops on WooCommerce can improve their user experience, boost sales and get more traffic with thousands of plugins and practically with couple of clicks add new premium ...
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