The Fascinating Journey of Worldpay: How Vantiv, Mercury Payments, and FIS Global Transformed a Payment Giant
A common problem that we run into when we are talking about payment plugins is who do we work with? The processing industry has consolidated via mergers, acquisitions, and rebranding. This leaves a confusing ecosystem for people who just want to get their transactions processed! One of the biggest companies in the industry is the […]
Cybersecurity should not be taken for granted, especially if you’re running a business online. With numerous credit card processing attacks happening, it’s critical to know how to protect your eCommerce site from card testing attacks. These types of attacks are carried out by hackers using stolen credit card information to test whether the card number […]
Yes, you can certainly install the WordPress plugin on a development server. Our software is not locked to a specific domain and we encourage our users to deploy their sites to a development box before launching to ensure proper functionality. However, it is essential to ensure that your development server is similar to your production […]
We understand the importance of testing transactions before going live with a new merchant site. For sites that we install and configure, we offer the convenience of leaving developer credentials installed on the plugin, enabling you to test transactions in a sandboxed environment. With the use of our test card and test AVS & CVV […]
Yes, it is possible to migrate a plugin from a development server to a live server. There are various software tools available such as Backup Buddy or Snapshot that aid in migrating between servers and domains. However, it is essential to update the Site URL settings manually if they are not taken care of by […]
Bella Bridesmaids is a national chain that specializes in providing a personalized and stress-free experience for brides and their bridesmaids. The company was founded by a mother daughter duo, Kathleen Casey and Erin Casey Wolf, who started as franchisees and later acquired the whole business. They have expanded to 51 franchise stores across the country, […]
Can I deploy the site to a test server that requires a .hosts file redirect to view from my computer?
You can install the software into WooCommerce, but it is difficult to test and deploy and ultimately this kind of environment is not supported. YMMV, but we don’t encourage it and likely can’t help you with this specific scenario.