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Output – Plugin settings

Title Limit length Here you can set a maximum amount of total characters. Adding Here you can add extra text at the end of every product title, e.g. an asterisk * Description Number of list points The plugin automatically returns a list of description items for every product. Either it was entered by the seller or generated by the internal logic of the plugin. By default the list contains of 5 items. You can adjust the amount of list items on via this option. Additionally you can overwrite this value individually via shortcodes: Attention: There might be only a lower amount...

Functions – Plugin settings

Icon When using text link shortcodes you can optionally output an icon as well. More information about the text link shortcodes can be found on the documentation pages. Template The output of product boxes and lists are based on different template files. For example: Bestseller lists right now come along with the following templates: Standard Table (= table) List (= list) In case you have a basic HTML/PHP knowledge, you can adjust respectively customize the template files for your project. More information about templating can be found here. Design When displaying boxes (or lists) you have the choice between different designs, with regard to colors, positioning...

General – Plugin settings

Shortcode Here you can switch the shortcode in case another WordPress plugin uses the same “amazon” shortcode. Cache duration Due to the fact that communication with the Amazon Product Advertising API takes a few seconds, the plugin has a built-in cache functionality. The results (product title, -descriptions, -prices etc.) are stored for a certain time in the database. 

We recommend using a 24 hours interval but of course you can change it if you like. The shorter the interval is, the more often the product informations will be queried. SSL Support If you secured your site by using a SSL...

Amazon API – Plugin settings

Status Here you will be informed about the current status of your connection with the Amazon API. In case you are not connected, you can find some possible causes for Amazon API connection issues in the documentation. API Key Please enter your “Access Key ID” into this field. API Secret Please enter your “Secret Access Key” into this field. Country Please select the Amazon page you want to advertise for. On the basis of this selection, the product information like title, description and prices will be returned. Tracking ID After signing up for Amazon Associates you must enter your unique tracking id....

Licensing – Plugin settings

License key After buying the plugin you received an confirmation email including your personal license key. This key is required in order to receive automatic updates including bug fixes, new functionality and more. Additionally the license key authorizes you to use the plugin and determines how many WordPress installations are allowed to be used with (depending on which license you bought). Activate license After every first plugin installation you must activate your license for this single website. Deactivate license In case you want to use the plugin on another site (assuming that you don't own a developer license) you first have...