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Get Forum User Notifications With the Questions & Answers Plugin

Get Forum User Notifications With the Questions & Answers Plugin

This is an overview of the notification system for the Questions and Answers WordPress plugin. This user notification feature allows users to follow threads and receive forum user notifications when new answers are posted. This forum user notifications feature allows users to better navigate the Q&A forums and get their answers quickly.

At first, only a user who has posted a question or an answer can follow a thread, but now following an discussion is available to anyone. Any user or admin can follow any thread, ask a question or post an answer. Forum user notifications are only available to people using the Questions & Answers plugin.

Track Q&A Logs With Our WordPress Forum Statistics Addon

Track Q&A Logs With Our WordPress Forum Statistics Addon

This is an overview of the logs and statistics element of the Questions & Answers plugin for WordPress. The WordPress forum addon, or the logs and statistics system, for our very popular questions & answers plugin for WordPress will increase the ability to track questions and answers, votes, visits and much more.

The Logs and Statistics module records all of the activity related to the Questions & Answers plugin. This is done by tracking all user activity (including anonymous users). Anytime a user accesses the plugin all activity from asking or answering questions to voting for answers and more. Admin can then view this detailed log to view the activity of the plugin users.

Magento and WordPress Integration – Why Bother?

Magento and WordPress Integration – Why Bother?

A lot of times before you finish developing your Magento store, it just so happens that you are already running a WordPress blog. This means that you actually have an online presence already established when you launch your new store. Having both a store and the blog is successful Magento and WordPress Integration.

Also, after your store is live and selling, you will still want to maintain your WordPress blog. This usually takes you to the point of decision: should I just leave it where it is, or should I integrate it as a blog inside my Magento store? This is not an easy answer, as the right answer as always, is that it depends.

What to do When a Magento® Promotional Coupon Isn’t Working

What to do When a Magento® Promotional Coupon Isn’t Working

A couple of months ago I was running a promotional campaign for one of my clients that has a Magento® CE based online store. They started a promotion to get customers back to their store, giving a 15% off coupon to loyal customers who hadn’t shopped for a while in their store.

They asked me to set up a Magento promotional coupon code that can only be used by registered users who belong to the specific customer group (loyal customers), and be able to limit its use to one time only.

Collecting Magento Newsletter Registration Data

Collecting Magento Newsletter Registration Data

Since we started to provide email marketing solutions for our eCommerce clients, a lot of them began to understand the importance of monitoring their newsletter subscribers from within their online Magento based store. This is how the idea of the Magento Newsletter Registration extension first came about.

We first recommended to our clients to use promotions, discount coupons and other encouragements to get people to subscribe to their newsletter. This is an easy and effective way to get them in touch with their target audience.