Updates & Changelog

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Version 4.15.1

Version 4.15.1 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available!

This update includes a new option to set custom commission rates per user role, along with some new shortcodes!

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Changelog:
  • New: (PRO) Added new option to set custom commission rates per user role.
  • Improvement: (PRO) Added an option to hide the affiliate registration form for existing affiliate users already assigned to 1 or more coupons.
  • Improvement: Added new shortcode to display the current customers referrer coupon code (if exists). Example: [couponaffiliates-referrer text=”Referrer code:”]
  • Improvement: Added new shortcode to display the logged in users affiliate coupon code as plain text (will be separated by a comma if there are multiple). Code: [couponaffiliates-my-coupons]
  • Fix: Made the “Affiliate” link text in the “My Account” menu translatable.

Version 4.15.0 – Store Credit Payouts

Version 4.15.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available!

Store Credit Payouts: A new option is available for paying commission via "Store Credit", automatically in one-click. 

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Changelog:
  • New: Added "Store Credit" as an option for paying affiliate commission, automatically in one-click.
  • New: Released an optional integration addon plugin for "Store Credit" payouts, to integrate with the "TeraWallet" plugin.
  • Tweak: Added option to show/hide the "Settings" tab on affiliate dashboard.
  • Tweak: Added option to show/hide the "Referral URL" tab on affiliate dashboard, whilst still allowing referral URLs to be used.
  • Version 4.15.0.1:
  • Fix: Fixed PHP debug error showing on admin users list, when store credit payouts disabled.
  • Fix: Fixed issue with some free settings being hidden when PRO version installed but license not active.
  • Version 4.15.0.2:
  • New: Released an optional integration addon plugin for "Store Credit" payouts, to integrate with the "YITH Account Funds" plugin.

Version 4.14.0 – Stripe Payouts, PayPal Payouts, and more Payouts Improvements!

Version 4.14.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available!

This is a big one, with some new highly requested features and improvements to the “Payouts” functionality, including one-click Stripe payouts, one-click PayPal payouts, and more!

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Changelog:
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Updated payouts system to allow affiliate user to select between multiple payout options.
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added “PayPal Payouts” as an option for paying affiliate commission automatically in one-click, via PayPal.
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added “Stripe Payouts” as an option for paying affiliate commission automatically in one-click, via Stripe Connect.
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added “Bank Transfer” as an option for payouts (manual payments).
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added 2 “Custom Payment Method” options for manual payouts. The previous payment method will remain as “Custom Payment Method #1”.
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added a new “Scheduled Payout Requests” option, in the “Payouts” settings, to automatically request payouts on a scheduled basis.
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added a new email notification for the “Scheduled Payout Requests” to list all the payout requests that were requested automatically (instead of sending individual email for each).
  • New: [Payouts] (PRO) Added a new email notification for “New Commission Payout”, which will be sent to the affiliate user when a requested commission payment is marked as paid. Can be enabled in the “Emails” settings.
  • New: [Dashboard] Added option to show a new “Affiliate” link on the “My Account” page menu. Can be turned on in “General” settings.
  • Improvement: Added a “Coupon Affiliates” meta box to the “edit coupon” admin page, which shows a “View Dashboard” link, and the affiliate user.
  • Tweak: Added a maximum date range for “monthly summary” and “latest orders” of 12 months. Helps prevent users from creating unnecessary queries that are too large.
  • Tweak: Added a temporary 3 second disable for the “filter” button when clicked, for “monthly summary” and “latest orders” filters, to prevent spamming it.
  • Tweak: Added a limit of 10 requests within 2 minutes on “monthly summary” and “latest orders” filters, to prevent spamming it.
  • Tweak: (PRO) Small design tweaks/changes to the admin “payouts” and “registrations” page / table.
  • Tweak: (PRO) Edited the “date” format shown on the affiliate dashboard payouts tables for “date paid” and “date requested”.
  • Tweak: Disabled the “registration” form if the “template coupon” setting has not been set.
  • Tweak: Moved up the plugin’s admin menu position into the same section as the WooCommerce menu items.
  • Fix: Fixed issue with coupons that have spaces not showing the affiliate dashboard on the shortcode page, when assigned to user.
  • Fix: Fixed percentage change to show -100% instead of 0% when new value is 0, and old value is greater than 0.
  • Fix: Will now enqueue ajax on the selected “affiliate dashboard page” even if the shortcode not found directly in page editor.
  • Fix: (PRO) Fixed issue with “Monthly Summary” table “Commission” column slightly breaking table format if there is no commission at all.
  • Fix: (PRO) Fixed occasional small issue with short URL generator when first short URL generated is was a campaign URL.
  • Fix: (PRO) Fixed the “user” links in the admin payouts table.
  • Fix: Fixed “total” statistics in admin reports that were sometimes showing as 1 decimal place instead of 2.
  • Fix: Fixed an issue with cron job not always being set to the “first day” for the email reports, when the time was not set to 00:00.
  • Fix: Fixed issue where if for some reason some text fields in the plugin settings were set to nothing (empty) then it may stop related features from working properly (such as the “referral URL variable”).
  • Fix: Fixed a few issues occurring with the WPML plugin installed.
  • Dev: Updated short URLs and campaigns to use the better ajax requests code format.

Version 4.12.0 – Affiliate Email Reports

Version 4.12.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available.

This update includes a new “Affiliate Email Reports” module. When enabled, it will automatically send a nice email report to your affiliate users every month or week, with a breakdown of statistics for the previous date range. Additionally, the email will include an attached PDF version of the report, which they can download.

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Changelog:
  • New (PRO): Added new “Affiliate Email Reports” module.
  • Tweak: Small styling tweaks/fixes to login form on affiliate dashboard.
  • Tweak: Edited border styling of some buttons and fields on affiliate dashboard to be more consistent.
  • Fix: Fixed wrong “Total Usage” amount on list of coupons, when user is assigned to multiple coupons.

Version 4.11.3 – Limit Coupons Per Order

Version 4.11.3 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available.

An option has been added to either enable or disable customers ability to use multiple affiliate coupons in the same order.

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Changelog:
  • New: Added option to either enable or disable customers ability to use multiple affiliate coupons in the same order (in “General” settings).
  • Tweak: Tweaked the “% Change” column to show 0% when no change.
  • Fix: Fixed the “payout details” field on affiliate dashboard settings not always showing the current value in the field.
  • Fix: Fixed a few debug warnings displaying on some sites.

Version 4.11.0 – Multi-Currency Support & More

Version 4.11.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available.

This update includes highly requested support for “multi-currency” stores, and a few other small changes and fixes.

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Changelog:
  • New Feature: Added new feature to support “multi-currency” plugins. You can now enable multi-currency support and set conversion rates for your store currencies. Supports most (if not all) multi currency plugins.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added new option to enable “new payout request” emails for admins, to notify when a payout request has been made.
  • Tweak: Added a new “refresh all data” button in debug settings.
  • Fix (PRO): Fixed issue with “Custom Tabs” settings not saving properly with new ajax saving enabled.
  • Fix: Fixed issue/conflict with WooCommerce subscription renewals not working properly on some sites.

Version 4.10.0 – PDF Statements, Invoices, and More

Version 4.10.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available.

This update introduces new PDF statements functionality, and the ability for affiliates to upload invoices when requesting payouts. Additionally, we’ve made some improvements to the admin settings page.

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Changelog:
  • New Feature (PRO): Added new option to allow affiliates to upload an invoice whilst requesting a commission payout. As an admin, you can then view/download the invoice in the payouts tab, before paying the commission. This feature can be set to disabled, optional, or required.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added new “Statements” feature, to automatically generate a PDF statement for payout requests, with the payout details, which can be downloaded. A variety of customisations are available in the plugin settings.
  • Improvement: Updated the admin settings page to instantly update settings via ajax, when each individual setting is updated (removed the “save” button). Shows notification/icon to confirm update.
  • Fix: Fixed alignment of “add new” campaign field in the affiliate referral URL tab.
  • Fix: Fixed possible lightbox conflict with creatives tab if website already has lightbox installed.
  • Fix: Fixed the “Creatives Text” which was not showing on the creatives tab as it should.
  • Fix: Fixed issue with commission not updating in dashboard instantly, when the commission amount/percentage is changed in settings.
  • Dev: Restructured the admin settings page code to be more compact and organised.

Version 4.9.0 – Creatives

Version 4.9.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available!

This update introduces brand new “Creatives” functionality for the PRO version, along with a few new features now available in the free version (previously PRO).

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Changelog:
  • New Feature (PRO): Added new “creatives” feature to the plugin. This will display a new “Creatives” tab on the affiliate dashboard. You can add/upload unlimited creatives, then they will be displayed on the affiliate dashboard with preview, download, and copy code buttons.
  • New Feature (FREE): Email Notifications to notify affiliates when their coupon is used (and they’ve earned new commission) are now available in the free version. These can be customised or turned off in the “general” settings.
  • New Feature (FREE): The “Settings” tab is now available in the free version which allows users to edit their profile, and enable/disable email notifications. This can be disabled in the “general” settings.
  • New Feature (FREE): When generating admin reports, the filter “Only show coupons that are assigned to an affiliate user.” is now available in the free version.
  • Improvement (FREE): In the free version, admin reports can now be generated for the past 4 weeks.
  • Improvement (FREE): The “Affiliate User” column is now visible on the admin coupons list.
  • Tweak: Made a few small design updates to plugin settings page.
  • Fix: Fixed issue with some features being blocked in the PRO trial.

Version 4.8.0 – Referral URL Campaigns, Social Sharing, Short URLs, QR Codes & Click History

Version 4.8.0 of Coupon Affiliates for WooCommerce is now available, and it’s a big one!

This update includes a whole bunch of new features, expanding on the already existing “Referral URL” feature in the plugin.

Learn more about this update >


Changelog:
  • New Feature: Added new “visit history” log to “referral URL” tab, so affiliates can view their click/visit history for their referral links. This shows the page, referring URL, campaign, date, and if the visit was convered into a sale.
  • New Feature: Added new “Referral URL Visits” admin page, to view all clicks/visits for all affiliate coupons.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added feature to add social sharing buttons to the referral URL, so affiliates can instantly share their generated referral link.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added feature to allow affiliate users to generate a short URL for their referral link automatically. In 1 click it will turn their long referral link, into a nice shortlink.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added feature to allow affiliate users to automatically generate a QR code for their referral link.
  • New Feature (PRO): Added a new “landing pages” section in the “referral URL” tab, which shows all the landing pages that the coupon is assigned to, along with the link and share buttons etc.
  • Improvement: Updated/improved the design of the “referral URL” tab, and the default tables styling slightly.
  • Improvement: Updated so that when ajax loading is enabled, affiliate dashboard content is only loaded (via ajax) for each tab when the tab is clicked/selected. This shows the brief “loading…” animation the first time the tab is clicked whilst it loads the content. This help simprove performance. Can be toggled off (to load all tabs instantly) in “debug” settings.
  • Improvement: Small improvement to loading speed when filtering orders and monthly summary on affiliate dashboard.
  • Improvement: Added a filter in admin “coupons” list, to only show the coupons that have an affiliate user assigned to them.
  • Improvement: Added option under “referral URL” settings to choose whether to track all new referral URL clicks from the same visitor/user, or just track the first visit (until cookie expires).
  • Fix: Fixed issue with line graphs sometimes displaying squashed (on rare occasions).
  • Fix: Fixed issue with monthly summary and recent orders list tables on small screens (mobile) not always displaying correctly.