- SiteGround has announced the launch of Managed Easy Digital Download, which is the first of its kind.
- The new plan combines SiteGround’s hosting services with Easy Digital Downloads’ e-commerce functionality.
- SiteGround’s managed EDD plans start from $2.99 per month and the highest is $7.99 per month.
SiteGround has announced the launch of a new product, Managed Easy Digital Downloads, which is the first of its kind among WordPress hosting plans. It allows users to easily create a digital e-commerce website. SiteGound’s new managed EDD hosting combines the hosting services of SiteGround and the e-commerce functionality of Easy Digital Downloads.
SiteGround’s managed EDD plans start from $2.99 per month and the highest is $7.99 per month. The plans are identical to other WordPress plans managed by the company. Managed DD plans are preloaded with EDD, a free EDD theme, All in One SEO plugin, MonsterInsights, WPForms plugin and OptinMonster. Some of the SiteGround-specific features included in every managed EDD hosting plan are:
- Managed WordPress: Each plan comes pre-installed with WordPress and provides you with the WP Starter site creation wizard. It also offers managed automatic updates of major WordPress software and plugins.
- e-commerce ready: Easy Digital Downloads plugin is pre-installed so you can start selling digital downloads right away.
- Free SSL: SSL is also pre-installed on your site at no additional cost. SSL is required to sell goods on your site with Stripe.
- WordPress Theme: Vendd theme, a complete marketplace theme for EDD, is the best choice for running a digital store.
The plan allows users to accept payments with Stripe, Apple Pay, Google Pay, and PayPal. Website owners can also create and manage discount and promotional codes as well as automated campaigns. Tenko Nikolov, CEO of SiteGround said:
“There is a growing demand for eCommerce hosting optimized for digital creators. We’re thrilled to partner with Easy Digital Downloads to deliver best-in-class hosting experience, so creators can focus on growing their business with confidence without worrying about the technical side. »