A super-awesome downloads manager and statistics tracker for WordPress.
The best download manger plugin I've found. Does everything it should without unnecessary bloat and all in a well designed and completely free package! Allows you to provide easy access to files on your site with simple short codes and best of all you can update a file without breaking your links! Just a great free plugin that does what it should and doesn't spam you with endless ads or shameless solicitations for a premium version. Thank you so much for this quality plugin.
This does exactly what it should do, not too much, not too little, the perfect goldilocks download plugin - easy for adding files and easy to insert download links with panache into posts and pages.
If you need download a file from your website... this is the plugin you need. Simple configuration and works smoothly.
I have spent HOURS looking for a simple download manager that satisfied the following requirements:
After many hours of frustrating searches through alternative plugins, I found Delightful Downloads, and it is delightful!
I can choose whether to allow the user to open the pdf in a new tab in their browser, or to download it to their hard disk.
The big bonus is that it will handle revisions superbly. The client needs only to replace the outdated file with the new revision, and all links on the website will automatically point to the latest revision. No more need to have to edit every link. Thank you, thank you, Ashley :)
I made the stupid choice of not tracking printable downloads for quite some time. I love this one!
With over 1200 items shortlinked and a previous plug-in dropped legacy support leaving me stranded.....This plugin has been much needed. I was able to pickup with new download files without getting bombarded with advertising and trying to sell us "one function at a time" as the most "popular" download plugin model is mow doing.
Keep this up - and the number of users will grow exponentially.
I've used several plugins to manage my downloads. However, none of these plugins have covered my expectations. Also, one of the most popular download plugin has a big vulnerability (http://threatpost.com/critical-remote-code-execution-flaw-found-in-wordpress-plugin/109720). All those things have push me to change and find a better plugin. I've found "Delightful Downloads" and this makes me happy :-)
However, a pair of improvements could be made:
+ Use of images (or icons) into the download button to identify the file type
+ More buttons to choose
+ Statistics are great, but a pie or consolidated statistics (for country maybe) would be fine
Thank you friends!
5 stars for the developer.
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