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Easy Digital Downloads - Software Specs

Add software specs and Software Application microdata to your downloads when using Easy Digital Downloads plugin.


  • Fix - Remove Product microdata with the new filter.
  • Tweak - Add the SoftwareApplication microdata by inserting a span element rather than in the body tag since this method uses less memory.
  • Maintenance - Removed 'softwareApplicationCategory' since Google no longer recognizes it.


  • New: Added .pot localization file.


  • Fix: The edd_software_specs_shortcode shortcode was called incorrectly. Thanks to Austin Passy.
  • Maintenance - Removed 2 PHP notices. Thanks to Keiser Media.


  • New - The textdomain has changed to easy-digital-downloads-software-specs. You must update your .mo files accordingly.
  • Maintenance - Updated widget to work with the WordPress 4.0 live customizer.
  • Maintenance - Use singleton class.


  • Fix: specs content filter should ignore widget setting to surpress specs if the widget is not active
  • Maintenance: Updated rate link and plugin URI.
  • Maintenance: Tested and passed for WP 3.9 compatibility.


  • Bug fix: shortcode now works on any page or post for a download.
  • Tweak: added CSS for compatibility with TWenty Fourteen theme's thin, dark sidebars.
  • Tweak: Updated readme with missing details about compatibility with EDD Software Licensing plugin.


  • Bug fix: USD money format was showing up even when left empty.
  • Bug fix: CSS for backend Specs fields is better mobile responsive.
  • New: shortcode to insert Specs table into posts and pages.
  • Tested for WP 3.8 compatibility.


  • Tested for WP 3.7.1 compatibility.


  • New: added widget.
  • Updated FAQ.


  • Tweak: minified CSS.
  • Tested for WP 3.6.1 compatibility.


  • Bug fix: metabox class was causing conflict with some plugins, which broke the image uploader for inserting media into posts.


  • Update: compatible with WP 3.6
  • Tweak: fixed typo, wrong version number.


  • Tweak: changed Last updated date format to display F j, Y instead of Y-m-d.
  • New: dropped compatibility with EDD Versions plugin since download_history shortcode is deprecated since EDD 1.6.
  • New: added compatibility with EDD Changelog plugin.
  • New: adds Current Version to edd_receipt shortcode.


  • New: Specs table only shows if enabled for a given download.
  • New: blank fields will not show up on table.
  • New: microdata type is only altered if Specs table is enabled for a given download.


  • Minor tweaks to readme. Changed plugin url, added donate link, added rate it link.


  • New: added ability to insert custom rows into specs table.
  • Fixed minor WP notice that appeared if modified date had not been set yet.

0.3: April 15, 2013

  • Fixed compatibility issue with the cmb_Meta_Box class

0.2: April 9, 2013

  • Added compatibility with EDD Versions plugin.

0.1: April 9, 2013

  • Initial release.

Requires: 3.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.2.5
Last Updated: 2015-6-4
Active Installs: 600+


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0 of 1 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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