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Wishads for CafePress Search


This is a required update to previous versions as CafePress is moving to a new api location and plugin versions prior to 1.1.2 will cease to function as of April 1, 2009.

Whether you want to display your own products as a shopkeeper using your unique tags or you want to sell other’s
products for a commission, this plugin is for you.

This release fixes directory issues in the original release 1.0.


  • No REV SHARE. All commissions are yours. If you make money, send some our way.
  • Option of displaying products by row or fluid thumbnails
  • Option of linking to the marketplace or the shop version of the product
  • Option to show the design link
  • Option to show the shop name and link
  • Option to use the Commission Junction-styled links or CafePress-styled links
  • Fields for your Commission Junction PID, SID and XID information
  • Display is fully customizeable with CSS
  • Includes link to the Cafewish easy product type selector
  • Reviewed and approved by CafePress


  • This shows the default row display option
  • This shows the fluid grid display option
  • This shows the thickbox zoom for design and product thumbnails
  • This shows the simple settings panel


  1. Unzip and upload all files and subdirectories to the /wp-content/plugins/wishads-for-cafepress-search directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Set up the plugin with your Commission Junction and CafePress information in the Settings area
  4. Use the shortcode or the input form to create your product display.
  5. A help file is included with more information about affiliating CafePress


Do I have to have a CafePress store to sell products?

No. You can join the CafePress affiliate program without being a shopkeeper.

Do I have to be involved in the Commission Junction program for CafePress to show my own shop products?

If you are a CafePress shopkeeper, you can show your own products by using a unique tag on your designs.
Leave off the affiliate information and it will link directly to your shop without having to be an affiliate.

Is this one of those 4th-click kind of plugins where we share in revenues?

No, all revenues and clicks belong to you.

Contributors & Developers

“Wishads for CafePress Search” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.