GetShopped Get 1M Download and WordPress eCommerce RC4 is Now Ready

A couple of exciting news from GetShopped.

First, WP e-Commerce has hit 1M download milestone. Wanna know how far they’ve gone? Check this out:

  • First blog, Mind of Mufasa.
  • The world’s first e-Commerce plugin launched
  • Learned to become a business that makes plugin for the WP Community
  • Went to WordCamp Sydnet 2008
  • Released plugin under the GPL at WordCamp
  • Being savvy about running an Open Source Project
  • Got investment from Japan
  • Been going to numerous WordCamp
  • Officially hit 1 million download mark

Mean while, there are some updates in WP e-Commerce RC3 and now here’s RC4 coming from the changes they made in RC3:

  • Tax fixes for per product tax
  • Shipping same as billing fixes
  • Code cleanup
  • Translations now are loaded before we try to access them
  • Secured debugging page
  • Fixed pagination in category pages when products page is set as home page
  • Stock control fixes
  • Added AJAX indicator when changing sale status
  • Added filters for packing slip and emails sent to customer
  • Fixes for features products
  • Fixed upgrade process
  • Fixed multiple downloads

Complete list of changes can be found here.

As always, backup, backup, backup. We will never get bored of reminding you that. Also setup your development server (not live). You can get the RC4 here.

Have fun testing it and let us know what you think.