Easy Digital Downloads for WordPress

Learn how to use the free Easy Digital Downloads plugin to sell digital content from your WordPress website.
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  • Lectures 27
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

This course will take you through the installation and configuration of the free Easy Digital Downloads plugin for WordPress. After completing this course, you will have a fully functioning digital downloads store on your WordPress website.

The "EDD" plugin is 100% free on the WordPress plugin repository and is the most powerful and easy way to sell digital products from your WordPress-powered website.

Follow along as I build a complete digital downloads eCommerce site with the use of screencast videos, showing every setting and available options in the EDD plugin.

What are the requirements?

  • Before taking this course, you should be familiar with running your own WordPress self-hosted website. You should also be familiar with what WordPress plugins are, and how to install and activate them on your site.
  • Course takers should have a website powered by WordPress.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you be able to sell digital products from your website.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is intended for those wanting an easy way to sell digital products from their WordPress websites. Products like ebooks, audio files, video downloads, or even software like plugins for WordPress.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction and Overview
Easy Digital Downloads Welcome

What you should know about WordPress and plugins before getting started.


There are several options for eCommerce on a WordPress site. Here's a few reasons why Easy Digital Downloads is a preffered solution.

Real Businesses Currently Powered by EDD
Links to Businesses Powered by EDD
Section 2: Getting Started with Easy Digital Downloads
Theme Choice - Using your Current Theme or Choosing an EDD Theme
Links to Easy Digital Downloads Themes
Installing and Activating EDD
General Settings
Payment Gateways Settings
Email Settings
Styles Settings
Tax Settings
Miscellaneous Settings
Section 3: Creating a Digital Download Product
Product Categories and Tags
Product Title and Description
Product Download Configuration Settings
Product Images
Section 4: Displaying Products on your Website
Using Shortcodes to Show Products in Posts and Pages
Showing Product Information in your Theme's Widget Areas
List of Available Shortcodes
Section 5: Managing Sales and Customers
Making Test Sales
Payment History
Download and Sales Reports
Section 6: Easy Digital Downloads Addons
Addons Overview
Links to Recommended Starting Addons
Section 7: EDD Resources
Easy Digital Downloads Support

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Instructor Biography

Adam W. Warner, Online Business and Marketing Solutions Strategist

My mission is to spread the word about WordPress and how it can be used to create efficient, and powerful online business websites. I'm committed to teaching individuals and businesses how to take control of their presence online by creating and managing their own website sales and marketing campaigns.

I accomplish this goal by providing consistent and detailed content that explains web development and business marketing concepts and methods in a clear and easy to understand manner.

If you’ve ever used a type writer, Microsoft Word, or any other word processor, you have the skills necessary to build your own online business website powered by WordPress.

If you're looking for high quality WordPress plugins, please search for "FooPlugins".

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