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WooCommerce Subscriptions

Start with our Introduction to WooCommerce Subscriptions, a premium WooCommerce extension that allows you to sell products and services with recurring payments.



  • Subscriptions and the GDPR

    WooCommerce Subscriptions and Subscriptions by WooCommerce Payments both support the tools that enable store managers to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This support is built on the functionality included in WooCommerce and WordPress. Below is information on how these two handle customer data. Data Subscriptions Uses Subscriptions & Subscriptions by WooCommerce Payments […]

  • Subscriptions Early Renewal Guide

    In WooCommerce Subscriptions 2.3, the option to allow customers to renew subscriptions early was introduced. This means that a customer doesn’t have to wait until the next renewal payment date in order to pay for the next renewal. They can opt to renew early and have the next payment date appropriately adjusted. Enable Early Renewal […]

  • Subscriptions Guided Tour

    We start with explaining the power of Subscriptions and run all the way through choosing a payment method, settings, creating products, viewing reports, and all of the ways to manage your customers subscriptions. Click on any of the titles to watch what you want from our Subscriptions Guided Tour. Enjoy!   Setup & Creation A Subscriptions Primer Choosing […]

  • Subscriptions Logs

    The WooCommerce Subscriptions extension and subscriptions with WooCommerce Payments create a number of WooCommerce logs to record errors and other events. Recording these events can be important, especially when an issue occurs and the cause must be investigated. These logs record histories of different events that can provide clues as to the cause and repercussions […]

  • Subscriptions Requirements

    Requirements In order to use the WooCommerce Subscriptions extension, there are a few requirements. This guide lists those requirements to help everything run smoothly. Also take a look at the WooCommerce requirements and server recommendations. If using subscriptions with WooCommerce Payments, refer to the WooCommerce Payments requirements. Requirements PHP Version 7.0 or greater MySQL Version […]

  • Subscriptions Scheduled Action Errors

    WooCommerce Subscriptions and subscriptions with WooCommerce Payments both use a library called Action Scheduler in order to process scheduled events, like subscription expiration. If an error occurs when processing a scheduled subscription payment, a notice will appear in the admin dashboard to alert store managers of this error. This guide will explain why this notice […]

  • What’s New in Subscriptions 3.0

    Subscriptions 3.0 includes a major update to the system used to schedule and run events in the future. 3.0 is a “major” release and is not backwards compatible with previous versions of WooCommerce Subscriptions. With this in mind, please employ best upgrade practices to ensure a smooth update process. Please refer to the Subscriptions Upgrade […]

  • What’s New in Subscriptions 3.1

    WooCommerce Subscriptions 3.1 contains a couple notable features – Updated REST API and Cart and Checkout Blocks integration. Version 3.1 is a “minor” release and is backwards compatible with sites running previous versions of WooCommerce Subscriptions. In order to ensure a smooth update process, please refer to the Subscriptions Upgrade Guide. Features WooCommerce Cart and […]

  • All Products for WooCommerce Subscriptions

    Overview All Products for WooCommerce Subscriptions (APfS) allows you to add subscription plans to existing products. It also introduces features that give customers more freedom to create and manage subscriptions. With APfS, customers can: Requirements All Products for WooCommerce Subscriptions requires WooCommerce 3.3+ and: The WooCommerce Subscriptions extension can be optionally used along with WooPayments to […]

  • Deactivating Woo Subscriptions with WooPayments active

    With WooPayments, there are potentially two ways to sell subscription products: See this document for a comparison between the two options, as well as information on why the Stripe Billing feature might not be available for you. This document reviews what happens if you are using WooPayments in addition to the Woo Subscriptions plugin, and then you […]