EDD Download Pages

Description

EDD Download Pages lets you create pages associated to your products and configure several restrictions until the customer purchase the product.

It allows you to add a valuable addition to your products by the restrictions of the pages associated with the download.

A great example of what you can do with EDD Download Pages is sell your products as courses allowing access to the introduction pages, or restrict access to your software documentation. The possibilities offered by this plugin are unlimited!

If you are selling licenses using EDD Software Licensing you can can fight fraud or force your customers to have an active license key to continue accessing to your product restricted content. Also you can configure new replacement texts to notify your customer of renewing your license in order to access again to the restricted content.

In addition, if you are running a marketplace thought EDD FrontEnd Submission you can enable Download Page submission to let your vendors create their own products with associated pages.

Features of EDD Download Pages

  • Restrict access to customers who have not purchased the download associated to the download page and redirect them to the page you want.
  • Restrict the content output to customers who have not purchased the download associated to the download page.
  • Options to configure restrictions globally (you can override anyone in any specific page).
  • Shortcode to show a list of download pages associated to a download.

If you want to boost EDD Download Pages, you can also visit our page and explore the official page of the premium version, which includes all the following features to improve at the best your Easy Digital Downloads store search.

Premium features of EDD Download Pages

  • Customize how content restriction should restrict the content:
    • Until read more tag.
    • Replacing content with excerpt.
    • Trimming the content to a desired number of characters.
  • Grant access to users manually to a specific download page.
  • Options to configure restrictions globally (you can override anyone in any specific page).
  • Option to automatically show a list of download pages associated to a download after his content.
  • Widget to show a list of download pages associated to a download in any sidebar.
  • Exclude any download page and/or his children from being output in any list.
  • Download Page Category and tags taxonomies.
  • Options to customize download page slug and post type supports.
  • Options to force or disable plugin css resources.
  • Overwritable templates from your theme.
  • EDD Software Licensing integration:
    • Add restrictions to customers who have not an active license key.
    • Custom replacement texts when license expires.
  • EDD FrontEnd Submissions integration:
    • Download page submission form
    • New field for download submission form
    • New fields for download page submission form
    • New column for vendor product lists
    • Download page form permissions (create, edit, delete, auto approve)

For a more detailed list of options and features of EDD Download Pages, please read the official documentation.

Compatibility with other plugins

EDD Download Pages has been tested with the following plugins:

Nevertheless, it could be compatible with many other Easy Digital Download plugins that have not been tested yet. If you want to inform us about compatibility with other plugins, please, email us.

Suggestions

If you have suggestions about how to improve EDD Download Pages, you can write us so we can bundle them into EDD Download Pages.

Translators

Available Languages

  • English

If you have created your own language pack, or have an update for an existing one, you can send gettext PO and MO file
use so we can bundle it into EDD Download Pages languages.

Screenshots

  • EDD Download Pages lists
  • EDD Download Pages content restriction
  • Admin - EDD Download Pages -> Settings

Installation

From WordPress backend

  1. Navigate to Plugins -> Add new.
  2. Click the button “Upload Plugin” next to “Add plugins” title.
  3. Upload the downloaded zip file and activate it.

Direct upload

  1. Upload the downloaded zip file into your wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  2. Unzip the uploaded zip file.
  3. Navigate to Plugins menu on your WordPress admin area.
  4. Activate this plugin.

FAQ

  • What parameters support [edd_download_pages] shortcode?
    In your WordPress admin area, navigate to EDD Download Pages settings page where you can find a shortcode generator that will help you to generate the needed code to place it anywhere.
Installation Instructions

From WordPress backend

  1. Navigate to Plugins -> Add new.
  2. Click the button “Upload Plugin” next to “Add plugins” title.
  3. Upload the downloaded zip file and activate it.

Direct upload

  1. Upload the downloaded zip file into your wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  2. Unzip the uploaded zip file.
  3. Navigate to Plugins menu on your WordPress admin area.
  4. Activate this plugin.

Contributors & Developers

“EDD Download Pages” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “EDD Download Pages” into your language.

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Changelog

1.0.4

  • Plugin activation improvements.

1.0.3

  • Internal libraries update.
  • Improve PHP compatibility.

1.0.2

  • Improve PHP compatibility.

1.0.1

  • Reset settings utility
  • Updater improvement

1.0.0

  • Initial release