WP Auctions v5.5 Now Available!

We’re happy to announce that WP Auctions v5.5 is now available. Here’s what’s new. Quick Bid Engine A new auction engine?! Yes, we’ve introduced a fancy new auction engine that allows bidders (we recommend you allow only logged in users…

  • 5th Oct, 2016

Auctions as a Business

People love a good deal, on anything. From books, computers, phones, trinkets, jewelry to cars and homes a deal is always the take it or leave it choice people give themselves on a buying decision. Retailers and consumers can control…

  • 12th Sep, 2016

WP Auctions Pro v5.4 Now Available

We’re pleased to announce that WP Auctions v5.4 is now available for download. Updates done in this version are: Improved handling of commas in bids Added double-check to auction extension to make sure auction hasn’t been won just before we…

  • 25th Jun, 2016

How to write a good, keyword-rich description.

In a previous article we discussed the importance of a really good auction title. You should read that article if you haven’t already. Writing a really good headline is just the first step for drawing more bidders into your auction….

  • 25th May, 2016

Stock Photos vs Seller Photos: What should I use?

Images are an integral part of showing potential bidders exactly what it is they would be getting if they win, so ensuring your photos are of a high standard is extremely important. The big question is, what’s the better proposition…

  • 5th May, 2016

How Important Are Titles For Auctions?

When creating your listing you have to remember that this is an advertisement and the title of your listing is the first thing potential bidders will see, thus its importance cannot be understated. While it is imperative that the title…

  • 20th Apr, 2016

WP Auctions Pro v5.3 Now Available

WordPress v4.5 just got released and with it a whole host of new features. We’ve released WP Auctions v5.3 to coincide with it. The “Traditional Display” has been updated to use the native jQuery UI tabs that ship with WordPress,…

  • 18th Apr, 2016

List Widget Update, v2.3 Now Available

Showing your auctions in a list just got a whole lot better with the latest version of the List Widget add-on for WP Auctions. New Features Show future auctions alongside current auctions by adding the filter in the shortcode Similarly,…

  • 1st Mar, 2016

More Photos = More Bids!

Whenever, and wherever, a buying decision is involved we always look to feel, touch or as the case is online look at more pictures. Luckily for you WP Auctions allows you to upload four of your best pictures for your…

  • 27th Jan, 2016

WP Auctions v5.2

Everyone deserves a 2nd chance, even your 2nd highest bidder! In response to a request by many users we’ve released WP Auctions v5.2 with a very unique feature. Introducing 2nd Chance What is it? Good question. Let’s say you run…

  • 11th Nov, 2015