The User Commissions Plugin is an add-on for the Easy Digital Downloads Plugin created by Pippin Williamson. This plugin is a great solution to determine user commissions on affiliate sales.

If you’re using Easy Digital Downloads to sell your own digital goods (which you should be – here is an Easy Digital Downloads Review we put together and a Real Life Case Study Using Easy Digital Downloads if you need extra convincing), you might want to calculate affiliate commissions. The User Commissions Plugin let’s you do this in a snap! The plugin add-on records user commissions for each sale and does all the math for you.

Pippin made the above video to walk you through the functionality of The User Commissions Plugin. A few of the highlights are the ability to set up a commissions using user IDs, a specified commission rate, and a “Generate Mass Payment File” option that provides you with a file to upload to PayPal when you’re ready to payout commissions.

Other plugin features include a monthly graph for commissions paid, email alerts to users when they receive commissions, and a fantastic shortcode you can insert into pages so logged in users can view their paid and unpaid commission amounts. And the plugin comes with Pippin’s awesome support, and updates of course. There’s really no reason not to get this add on for the Easy Digital Downloads plugin!

User Commissions Plugin Features

  • Easy Digital Downloads add-on
  • Calculates commissions
  • Uses user ID and commission rate
  • Email users when commissions are paid
  • Generate Mass Payment file for PayPal
  • Monthly commissions paid graph
  • Shortcode to insert commission stats
  • Great support
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