Easy Digital Downloads – SMS Admin.

Descrizione

The EDD SMS Admin plugin gives you access to your Easy Digital Downloads sales and earnings data, sent to you by SMS. The plugin will also send an SMS notification, when a new sale is made.

Using your phone you can:

  • Retrieve information about your EDD setup.
  • Retrieve sales statistics.

To use the plugin you need a Twilio full or free trial number.

From your phone, you can issue commands contained in a text message, which are sent to your Twilio number

For example, to retrieve this month’s sales figures, you’d send a text message to your Twilio number containing the command:

{pin number} edd stats – this command will reply to your number with an SMS message containing this month’s earnings and sales data.

To show data related to your EDD site’s setup use:

{ping number} edd details

To get show the plugin help, use the command

{pin number} edd help

Notice that the commmand is configured with a PIN number, which you configure from the EDD extension settings page.

Screenshot

  • The Settings screen. screenshot-1.png
  • An example of a new sale notification. screenshot-2.png
  • An example of the output from the edd stats command screenshot-3.png

Installazione

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it up and running.

e.g.

  1. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  2. Click on Downloads-Settings-Extensions-EDD SMS Admin.
  3. Enter your ‘Twilio Account SID’ and ‘Twilio Auth Token’ as directed and press Save
  4. Enter the remaining settings, including an Admin number, which is the number you want notifications sent to and is the number you can send commands from.
  5. Configure the Twilio number to allow inbound messages to be sent to the plugin, by using the link provided.
  6. Test the plugin by sending a text containing {pin number} edd stats from your mobile (the admin number) to your Twilio number. If all is well, you should receive a reply showing you your EDD sales data.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it up and running.

e.g.

  1. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  2. Click on Downloads-Settings-Extensions-EDD SMS Admin.
  3. Enter your ‘Twilio Account SID’ and ‘Twilio Auth Token’ as directed and press Save
  4. Enter the remaining settings, including an Admin number, which is the number you want notifications sent to and is the number you can send commands from.
  5. Configure the Twilio number to allow inbound messages to be sent to the plugin, by using the link provided.
  6. Test the plugin by sending a text containing {pin number} edd stats from your mobile (the admin number) to your Twilio number. If all is well, you should receive a reply showing you your EDD sales data.
Are other SMS providers supported?

No, only the excellent Twilio service is supported.

What are the associated costs ?

This plugin is free, however to use it, you need a Twilio account and number. Twilio will charge you a monthly fee for a phone number and they’ll charge you for each message you send. The Twilio charges vary, depending on which country you are in.
Please refer to Twilio’s charges for more detail.
You can use this plugin with a free Twilio trial number too. The trial number allows you to send messages to pre-verified numbers and it works well with this plugin, where you’ll probably only want to send notifications to a single number.

Contributori & Sviluppatori

“Easy Digital Downloads – SMS Admin.” è un software open source. Le persone che hanno contribuito allo sviluppo di questo plugin sono indicate di seguito.

Collaboratori

Changelog

1.0.0

  • First release.