Category: Features

Know Our Features: Time Extension

WP Auctions comes with the default setting to end auctions on a specified date, at a certain time. But what if you wanted to make it exciting and extend time allowed to bid, for those last minute/second bidders? EXTRA BIDDING…

  • 25th Sep, 2019

Feature of the Week: Anonymous Auctions

Anonymity can be a privilege in today’s world. WP Auctions understands that, which is why we’ve created an option in our plugin to hide/obfuscate your bidders usernames when they place a bid. Read more about the feature and how it…

  • 6th Oct, 2017

Feature of the Week: Increase Maximum Bid

For those times when you really, really…really want to win an auction. This feature allows your bidders to be comfortable about their chances to win an auction by increasing the maximum amount they are willing to pay for an auction…

  • 24th Jul, 2017

Feature of the Week: Request to Bid

Use WP Auctions to hold auctions catering to a select audience. The Request to Bid feature is an exclusive feature to our plugin which allows you to give permission to bid only after requested. You can set the feature to…

  • 13th Jul, 2017

3 Bidding Engines

With WP Auctions 4.0 you now have the option to hold auctions in any of the 3 bidding engines that come with the plugin. 1. Simple Bidding This is the simplest bidding engine. Here what you bid is what you…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007
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Registered Users Only

The plugin is versatile enough to help you hold private auctions for trusted bidders only. When you enable the option to allow only registered users to bid, the plugin will require all bidders to register as “subscribers” (the default lowest…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007
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Reserve Price

This popular feature allows you to set a reserve price below which you are not obligated to sell the item. The sidebar, popup and auction in a post widgets specify whether the reserve has been met or not. If your…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007
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Buy It Now

Use WP Auctions to sell items only on a Buy it Now basis. Just set up your auction as you normally would and enter the Buy it Now price. Your buyers will see the form that specifies the price your…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007

Color Customization

With the handy design settings you can customize the colors of the sidebar widget, the List Widget and the Auction in a Post widget very easily. The color wheel lets you select any color you like. Make a mistake? No…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007
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Auction Categories

WP Auctions allows you to set up auction categories, just as you would set up regular Post categories. You can specify the category an auction belongs to while you are creating it. This feature is best utilized together with the…

  • 22nd Aug, 2007
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