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Product Advisor for Ecwid

This module allows to show Random Products, Bestsellers, On Sale & Latest Products from Ecwid store.

0.8 beta9

  • [!] Product URL was generated incorrectly. Fixed.

0.8 beta8

  • [*] Plugin renamed to "Product Advisor for Ecwid".
  • [!] Save % was incorrectly calculated. Fixed.
  • [!] Thumbnail images did not use required "alt" attribute. Fixed.
  • [!] Parameter 'from_date' was processed incorrectly for 'ecwid_bestsellers' short code. Fixed.
  • [!] Parameter 'from_date' was processed incorrectly for 'Ecwid Bestsellers' widget. Fixed.

0.8 beta7

  • [!] PHP fatal error: Call to undefined function get_ecwid_protocol() in /wp-content/plugins/ecwid-useful-tools/classes/Product.php on line 23. Fixed.

0.8 beta6

  • [!] PHP fatal error: Call to undefined method EcwidRandomProducts_Config::get_currency_prefix() in /wp-content/plugins/ecwid-useful-tools/functions.php on line 211. Fixed.

0.8 beta5

  • [!] PHP fatal error: Call to undefined function get_ecwid_store_id() in wp-content/plugins/ecwid-useful-tools/functions.php on line 74. Fixed.
  • [!] Minor mistype on Ecwid Product Advisor Settings page. Fixed.

0.8 beta4

  • [!] PHP fatal error: Declaration of EcwidRandomProducts_Bestsellers: :__construct() must be compatible with that of EcwidRandomProducts_IProducts: :__construct() in wp-content/plugins/ecwid-useful-tools/classes/Bestsellers.php on line 3. Fixed.
  • [!] Plugin settings did not save, "All Settings" page showed when clicking "Save Changes" button. Fixed.

0.8 beta3

  • [!] Plugin renamed from Ecwid: Random products to Ecwid Product Advisor
  • [+] New features added: Bestsellers, On Sale & Latest Products


  • [!] Appearance bug related to mfunc tags has been fixed.


  • [+] Now plugin works with cache plugins like WP Super Cache that supports mfunc tags. Make sure that the cache plugin supports 'late init' and enable this option.
  • [+] CSS classes for price and title spans were added back.
  • [!] Fixed bug that WP went down if /cache folder could not be created.
  • [!] Fixed bug that product links were incorrect sometimes.


  • [!] Many bugs related to free Ecwid accounts were fixed.
  • [!] However, pulling products from certain category works for paid Ecwid accounts only.
  • [!] Widget name was changed. All widgets must be reconfigured after this update. Shortcodes will keep working.


  • [!] Activation bug was hot-fixed.


  • [+] Added cache.
  • [+] Added possibility to show products from certain category only. Works only for paid Ecwid Accounts.


  • [+] Huge refactoring was done.
  • [+] WordPress version requirement was changed. Now it requires at least 3.2. We did really need to switch to PHP 5.x.
  • [!] Fixes to correlation between core plugin and Random Products were added.
  • [!] Plugin now shows tips if Ecwid's page does not exist and it causes widget to fail.


  • [!] Widget's bug is hot-fixed.


  • [+] Added deinstallation hook, so settings will be erased after uninstalling.
  • [+] Added correlations between this plugin and Ecwid Shopping cart. http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/ecwid-shopping-cart/ to settings page.
  • [!] Bug that currency prefix could not be updated has been fixed.
  • [!] Bugs regarding blank spaces in widget area are fixed.


  • [+] Added possibility to display products in row using shortcode. Check features.txt file for instruction on how to do that.
  • [!] Bug with incorrect price display has been fixed.
  • [!] Bug with incorrect bradcrumbs has been fixed.


  • [+] Settings page was added. Now it is possible to define currency settings there.
  • [!] Module has been renamed from Ecwid: useful tools to Ecwid: Random Products.
  • [!] Bug with Inline SEO Catalog has been fixed.
  • [!] Small changes in widget settings.
  • [!] Small refactoring of the whole module's code.


  • [+] Now it is possible to show price and/or title for random products.
  • [!] Some typos were fixed.
  • [!] Problem with HTTPS was fixed.


  • [+] Initial version.

Requires: 3.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.0.15
Last Updated: 2 years ago
Active Installs: 300+


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