Email Verification for WooCommerce

Description

Email Verification for WooCommerce plugin lets you add email verification to WooCommerce.

✅ Main Features

  • Require email verification for new user registrations.

  • Optionally enable email verification for already registered users.

  • Skip email verification for selected user roles.

  • Customize verification messages on frontend.

  • Optionally manually verify, unverify, resend email activation link by admin.

  • Optionally delete unverified users from the database (manually or automatically once per week, day or hour).

  • Select if you want to send verification as a separate email, or append it to the standard WooCommerce “Customer new account” email.

  • Delay standard WooCommerce “Customer new account” email until after successful verification (in a separate email).

  • Prevent automatic user login after registration, including registration during checkout.

  • Content blocking: Block content from unverified users.

  • And more…

🏆 Premium Version

Email Verification for WooCommerce Pro features:

  • Activation email customization options, including wrapping in standard WooCommerce email template.

  • Block “Thank you” (i.e. “Order received”) page access for non-verified users.

  • Block standard WooCommerce customer order emails (“Order on-hold”, “Processing order”, “Completed order”) for all non-verified users.

  • Block guests from adding products to the cart.

  • Block checkout process for non-verified users.

  • Content blocking customization: Block content from unverified users like products or block content by function, as shop pages, category pages and more. Customize the error notice and the page the unverified user is going to be redirected to in case he tries to access the content.

  • Set activation link expiration time.

  • Send email to the admin when a new user verifies his email.

  • Set emails on a denylist.

  • Automatically unverify users who have changed their emails.

  • Automatically verify users on password reset.

  • Customize the verification info completely.

  • REST API: Verify users using the REST API with the alg_wc_ev/v1/verify endpoint.

  • Compatibility options with:

Feedback

  • We are open to your suggestions and feedback. Thank you for using or trying out one of our plugins!
  • Visit plugin site.

Installation

  1. Upload the entire plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.
  3. Start by visiting plugin settings at “WooCommerce > Settings > Email Verification”.

FAQ

User registration clears shopping cart?

If your cart is getting empty after a new account is created, there are some things you could try:
– Enable the option Advanced > Custom logout function.
– Set the Advanced > Prevent login after register > Login prevention method option as Use login filter from WooCommerce.

When a user registers, it gives an error. How can I fix it?

Set the Advanced > Prevent login after register > Login prevention method option as Use login filter from WooCommerce.

How to eliminate spam registrations?

If you use some options combined, you’ll be able to remove the unverified users automatically, eliminating spam registrations.
This is what you can do:

  • Disable General > Enable email verification for already registered users (This is optional, however it’s more safe)
  • Enable Advanced > Delete users automatically
  • Set General > Expire time (This is optional but it’s more safe, because you’ll be removing only unverified users whose activation have expired. This is a Pro feature though)

What can I do if I get a 403 error or have issues when trying to save settings?

Some servers have security solutions that do not allow saving settings with HTML tags.
You can try to contact them asking to disable it, or you can try our option:

  • Advanced > Replace HTML tags

It will try to convert the angle brackets from HTML tags by other characters.
After that, you’ll just need to save the settings page once more. On the frontend the characters will be converted to HTML tags again.

Why the activation message (“Thank you for your registration…”) is not getting displayed after registration?

Please try to make sure that at least one of the above options are enabled.
If just some of them are already enabled and even so it doesn’t work, try to enable all of the them:

  • Advanced > Prevent login after register
  • Advanced > Prevent login after checkout
  • Logout unverified users on “My Account” page
  • Logout unverified users on every page

How to prevent duplicated success message after account verification?

Please try to use General > Redirect on success option as Do not redirect

If a unverified user tries to login how to priorize verification error message over incorrect password ?

Try to set the Advanced > Authenticate filter option as authenticate filter

What can I do if the error messages are not showing?

If an unverified user is trying to login and the error message (Your account has to be activated before you can login…) is not getting displayed you can try two different approaches:

  1. Use the Redirect on failure option.
    Even if the Custom redirect URL option is empty, there will be no problem.
    A ?alg_wc_ev_email_verified_error argument will be added to the URL that could help you displaying the message.

  2. Change the Advanced > Authenticate filter option.

How to use the alg_wc_ev_verification_status shortcode ?

You can use the [alg_wc_ev_verification_status] shortcode to display the verification status, showing if current user is verified or not.
Params for the [alg_wc_ev_verification_status] shortcode:

  • wrapper_template: <div class="alg-wc-ev-verification-status">{content_template}</div>
  • content_template: Verification status: {verification_status}
  • verified_status: Verified
  • unverified_status: Unverified
  • hide_if_verified: false
  • hide_for_guests: false

wrapper_template params:

  • {content_template}

content_template params:

  • {verification_status}
  • {user_display_name}
  • {user_nicename}

How to use the alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_url shortcode ?

You can use the [alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_url] shortcode to display a message with a link to the verification url.
Params for the [alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_url] shortcode:

  • wrapper_template: <div class="alg-wc-ev-resend-verification-url">{content_template}</div>
  • content_template: You can resend the email with verification link by clicking <a href="{resend_verification_url}">here</a>.
  • hide_if_verified: true
  • hide_for_guests: false

content_template params:

  • {resend_verification_url}

How to use the alg_wc_ev_email_content_placeholder shortcode ?

You can use the [alg_wc_ev_email_content_placeholder] shortcode to append the verification email to some custom email template.
In order to use it, it’s necessary to:

  • Enable the option Email > Activation email > Fine tune activation email placement
  • Disable the option Email > Activation email > Send as a separate email
  • Most probably the option Emails > Activation email > Email template should be set as Plain

Params for the [alg_wc_ev_email_content_placeholder] shortcode:

  • user_email

Reviews

November 22, 2022 1 reply
Great support team. 3 days between reporting an issue and the fix.
November 10, 2022 1 reply
As the title states, brilliant plugin with great free functionality - support was excellent and very helpful in solving a customisation issue.
September 22, 2022 1 reply
Thank you! Email verification for Woocommerce works perfectly and the support is amazing! The price of the pro version is very good when you see all the options available. The support is very efficient! I encounter a problem with Polylang (multilanguage site), the author of the plugin was able to add a specific option for that in few hours only. Much appreciated!
May 30, 2022 1 reply
Has numerous of options, but we had an issue with another plugin that required support and the problem was resolved quickly - implemented a new compatibility option - with great communication!
May 10, 2022 1 reply
Plugin does what it says, and provides lots of configuration options. Had a minor issue that required support, and the problem was resolved very quickly, with great communication. Highly recommended.
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Contributors & Developers

“Email Verification for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.4.7 – 24/11/2022

  • Dev – Blocking – Block content – New option: Block by URL(s).

2.4.6 – 21/11/2022

  • Fix – Advanced – Prevent login after register – Use login filter from WooCommerce blocks checkout.
  • WC tested up to: 7.1.
  • Tested up to: 6.1.

2.4.5 – 19/10/2022

  • Dev – Improve code to filter users on admin.
  • WC tested up to: 7.0

2.4.4 – 06/10/2022

  • Fix – Email domain on translation function is not correct.
  • Fix – Add untranslated strings to POT.

2.4.3 – 28/09/2022

  • Dev – Messages – New option: “Already verified” message.
  • Dev – Compatibility – Polylang – Add option to translate WooCommerce pages with the purpose of sending the activation link and the emails with the correct language.
  • Fix – Email – Customer new account email – Delay Customer new account email is being sent along with the activation email.

2.4.2 – 16/09/2022

  • Fix – General – Account verification – “Verify account for current users” is not sending emails.
  • WC tested up to: 6.9.

2.4.1 – 29/08/2022

  • Fix .gitattributes regarding git-tag.sh.
  • Dev – Emails – Confirmation email – New option: Delay – Wait for some time before sending the email.
  • Dev – Emails – Confirmation email – New option: Delay – Unit of time.
  • Dev – Emails – Confirmation email – New option: Delay – Delay value.

2.4.0 – 26/08/2022

  • Dev – Advanced – Encoding options – New option: Encoding method.
  • Dev – Advanced – Encoding options – New option: Hashids – “Hashids salt”.
  • Dev – Advanced – Encoding options – New option: Hashids – “Hashids alphabet”.

2.3.9 – 16/08/2022

  • Dev – Compatibility – Email Customizer for WooCommerce by VillaTheme – Add option to enable placeholders on the email templates.
  • WC tested up to: 6.8.

2.3.8 – 06/07/2022

  • Dev – Admin – Added bulk option to unverify users and integrate support for background processing.

2.3.7 – 20/06/2022

  • Fix – Shortcode – Add success and failure messages depending on the user status upon submission of verification form.
  • Fix – General – Redirect on success – Store the referer URL on a better place to use later for redirection.
  • WC tested up to: 6.6.

2.3.6 – 07/06/2022

  • Fix – Error message being displayed on verification.
  • Dev – New parameter submit_btn_template added to the shortcode alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_form to control submit button of the form.
  • Dev – Emails – Create new “WC email template” option that adds new emails (activation, confirmation) to “WooCommerce > emails”.
  • Dev – Emails – Create new “WC email template” option that adds new emails (activation, confirmation) to “WooCommerce > emails”.

2.3.5 – 30/05/2022

  • Fix – Creating a new account triggers sometimes the error “Call to undefined function wc_has_notice()“.
  • Fix – Blocking – Block account verification by email – Blocks some users when it should not.
  • Dev – Shortcode – Add [alg_wc_ev_new_user_info] shortcode to display user information for users who have just registered.
  • Dev – Shortcode – Add [alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_form] shortcode to display resend verification form.
  • Dev – General – Account verification – Create new option to manage the message displayed to the user who has just changed his email.
  • Dev – General – Redirect on success – Create new option to redirect to the previous page the user was before accessing my account page.
  • Dev – Compatibility – Add {alg_wc_ev_viwec} special text for Email Customizer plugin by VillaTheme.
  • WC tested up to: 6.5.
  • Tested up to: 6.0.

2.3.4 – 02/05/2022

  • Fix – Success message does not get displayed after verification when “Redirect on success” is disabled.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add “Session start params” option.
  • Dev – Advanced – Prevent login after register – Create “Login prevention method” option.
  • Dev – Add alg_wc_ev_session_start_params filter.

2.3.3 – 26/04/2022

  • Fix – Admin – “Allowed user roles” option needs to work empty as well, allowing all user roles to access the plugin settings.
  • Dev – Admin – Added bulk verification of users and integrate support for background processing.
  • Dev – Admin – Added status filter option in Users list page.
  • WC tested up to: 6.4.

2.3.2 – 04/04/2022

  • Dev – Compatibility – Paid Memberships Pro – Add option to verify users that signs up via Paid Memberships Pro registration process.
  • Dev – Compatibility – Paid Memberships Pro – Add option to verify users that already have a valid membership.

2.3.1 – 21/03/2022

  • Fix – Emails – Confirmation email – Subject does not reflect the settings.
  • Fix – Emails – Confirmation email – Wrong email heading.
  • Dev – Emails – Create alg_wc_ev_email_subject_final filter.
  • Dev – Emails – Create alg_wc_ev_email_content_heading filter.
  • Dev – Emails – Move “Email template” and “Email wrap method” options from activation email to general email section.
  • Dev – Emails – Code refactoring.

2.3.0 – 21/03/2022

  • Fix – Emails – Confirmation email – Call to undefined method Alg_WC_Email_Verification_Emails::wrap_in_wc_email_template().

2.2.9 – 18/03/2022

  • Dev – Move compatibility code to a new class.
  • Dev – Emails – Implement functionality of sending confirmation email to user.
  • WC tested up to: 6.3.

2.2.8 – 02/03/2022

  • Dev – Improve Alg_WC_Email_Verification_Logouts::block_unverified_user_login().
  • Dev – Compatibility – Essential Addons for Elementor – Add option to Verify users who register or log in from Login Register form element.
  • WC tested up to: 6.2.

2.2.7 – 31/01/2022

  • Dev – Compatibility – Email Customizer – Create option that allows a alg_wc_ev_ec_email_content action hook display the activation email content.
  • Dev – Add more strings to wpml-config.xml.
  • Tested up to: 5.9.

2.2.6 – 19/01/2022

  • Fix – Blocking – Block order emails – Users don’t receive the emails when accounts are activated automatically after the order is paid.
  • Dev – Move “Advanced > Block order emails” to “Blocking” section.
  • Dev – Remove $code param from alg_wc_ev_user_account_activated and alg_wc_ev_verify_email_error actions.
  • Dev – Change Alg_WC_Email_Verification_Core::verify() parameter from is_rest_api to directly.
  • WC tested up to: 6.1.

2.2.5 – 10/12/2021

  • Fix – Users can’t activate the account.

2.2.4 – 08/12/2021

  • Dev – Move “Auto verify paying customers” to General > Account verification.
  • WC tested up to: 5.9.

2.2.3 – 21/10/2021

  • Dev – General – Verification info – Add customization content to wpml-config.xml.

2.2.2 – 15/10/2021

  • Fix – Clicking on resend link from WP 2FA plugin triggers an error.
  • WC tested up to: 5.8.

2.2.1 – 12/10/2021

  • Fix – Check for WP_Background_Process class before trying to use it.

2.2.0 – 07/10/2021

  • Dev – Admin – Add “Allowed user roles” option allowing to manage which user roles will interact with the admin interface from the plugin.

2.1.9 – 27/09/2021

  • Dev – Email – Create wpml-config.xml file with admin email options.
  • Improve admin settings.
  • WC tested up to: 5.7.

2.1.8 – 15/09/2021

  • Fix – User can’t resend activation email if “Send as a separate email” option is disabled.
  • Fix – Email – Activation email – Change “Email content” default value in order to prevent possible issues from some email services like Outlook/Hotmail.
  • Dev – Email – Activation email – Create “Smart” value to “Email template” option.

2.1.7 – 13/09/2021

  • Fix – Email – Verify nonce in order to resend the activation email.

2.1.6 – 27/08/2021

  • Fix – General – Redirect on success option.
  • Dev – Functions – Create the param check_previous_messages to check if the message has been added previously.
  • Dev – Improve is_plugin_active() function.
  • WC tested up to: 5.6.

2.1.5 – 19/08/2021

  • Dev – Advanced – Improve “Authenticate filter” option.
  • Improve readme.

2.1.4 – 09/08/2021

  • Fix – Possible duplicated activation message.
  • Dev – General – Add new option to verify the account if password is reset.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add option to use alg_wc_ev/v1/verify REST API endpoint.
  • Dev – Improve main verify() function.
  • Dev – Improve one-time activation link function.
  • Reorganize general section on admin settings.

2.1.3 – 28/07/2021

  • Dev – Add [alg_wc_ev_email_content_placeholder] shortcode with user_email param.
  • Create the compatibility section.
  • Tested up to: 5.8.

2.1.2 – 17/07/2021

  • Fix shortcode documentation format on FAQ.

2.1.1 – 17/07/2021

  • Dev – Blocking – Create “Blocked pages” option.
  • Dev – Blocking – Create “Blocked products” option.
  • Dev – Blocking – Create “Conditionals” option allowing to block content by checking the conditionals.
  • Dev – Blocking – Create “Redirect” option.
  • Dev – Blocking – Create “Error” options.
  • Dev – General – Verification info – Create “My account page” option.
  • Dev – General – Verification info – Create “Widget” option.
  • Dev – General – Verification info – Create “Customization” option.
  • Dev – Add [alg_wc_ev_verification_status] shortcode with wrapper_template, content_template, hide_for_guests, hide_if_verified, verified_status and unverified_status params.
  • Dev – Add [alg_wc_ev_resend_verification_url] shortcode with wrapper_template, content_template hide_for_guests, params.
  • Dev – Improve is_user_verified() function.
  • Dev – Improve verification url encoding/decoding by sanitizing characters like +/=.
  • Dev – Rearrange admin settings.
  • Dev – Add github deploy setup.
  • WC tested up to: 5.5.

2.1.0 – 18/06/2021

  • Fix – Free and pro plugins can’t be active at the same time.
  • Dev – Use wpf-promoting-notice library to add notice on settings page regarding pro version.
  • Dev – General – Add “Redirect on failure” option.
  • Add FAQ question regarding error messages not getting displayed.
  • Add composer setup.
  • WC tested up to: 5.4.

2.0.9 – 20/05/2021

  • Dev – Messages – Create “Clear previous messages” option trying to avoid duplicated messages.
  • Dev – Advanced – Prevent login after register – Create “Force redirect” option.
  • WC tested up to: 5.3.

2.0.8 – 09/04/2021

  • Fix – Account is not verified if “Send verification as a separate email” is disabled and “Delay Customer new account email” is enabled.
  • Dev – Advanced – Block order emails – Add “Blocked emails” option.
  • Dev – Advanced – Block order emails – Add “Unblock emails” option.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add compatibility option with “WooMail – WooCommerce Email Customizer” plugin.
  • Dev – General – Add “Block unverified login” option.
  • Add notice on settings page regarding pro version.
  • Advanced – Rearrange admin settings.
  • WC tested up to: 5.1.

2.0.7 – 22/03/2021

  • Fix – Advanced – Fix compatibility with “WooCommerce Social Login (SkyVerge)” plugin.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add “Block auth cookies” option.
  • Dev – Messages – Resend verification URL – Add “URL” option.
  • Move “Mail function” and “Fine tune activation email” options to “Emails” section.
  • Tested up to: 5.7

2.0.6 – 25/02/2021

  • Fix – General – Activation link – Increase “Activation email delay” priority to fix possible conflicts with 3rd party plugins like “Kadence WooCommerce Email Designer”.
  • Fix – Checks $data['id'] from activation time.
  • Dev – Emails – Activation email – Add “Email wrap method” option.
  • WC tested up to: 5.0

2.0.5 – 15/01/2021

  • Fix – Conflict between WCMP plugin and “Delay WooCommerce Customer new account email” option making vendor template emails disappear from WooCommerce settings.
  • Fix – Increase priority on redirect_on_success_activation() from alg_wc_ev_user_account_activated hook.

2.0.4 – 13/01/2021

  • Fix – General – Activation link – Activation email delay.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add “Fine tune activation email placement” option.
  • Dev – Advanced – Fine tune activation email placement – Add callback for the new alg_wc_ev_activation_email_content_placeholder hook allowing to fine tune the activation email placement inside the “Customer new account” email.
  • WC tested up to: 4.9

2.0.3 – 08/01/2021

  • Fix – General – “One-time activation link” option.
  • Dev – General – Block adding products to cart – Add “Custom redirect URL” option.
  • Dev – Add “Verify paying customers automatically” option.
  • Dev – Add “Unverify email changing” option.
  • Add missing activation message question to FAQ.

2.0.2 – 18/12/2020

  • Fix – Check for possible previous error before checking if user is verified to show the error message.
  • Fix – Advanced – Fix compatibility with “Super Socializer” plugin.
  • Dev – Advanced – Add compatibility with “Social Login” from My Listing theme.
  • Dev – Advanced – Create “Authenticate filter” option.
  • Dev – General – Activation Link – Add a “Activation email delay” option, which tries to prevent the activation email from being sent to already authenticated users.
  • Move compatibility options to Advanced section.
  • WC tested up to: 4.8
  • Tested up to: 5.6

2.0.1 – 10/12/2020

  • Fix – Admin Options – Delete users – Delete users in background processing avoiding possible server errors.
  • Fix – Admin Options – Info about the scheduled event from “Delete users automatically” option.
  • Dev – General Options – Add compatibility option with “WooCommerce Social Login” plugin made by WooCommerce author SkyVerge.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – Background Processing – Add “Minimum amount” option.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – Background Processing – Add “Send email” option.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – Background Processing – Add “Email to” option.

2.0.0 – 03/12/2020

  • Fix – Success message not getting displayed after redirect.
  • Dev – General – Add “Login automatically” option.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – Add “Replace HTML tags” option.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – Add “Delete users frequency” option.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Add info about the scheduled event from “Delete users automatically” option.
  • Dev – Filters – alg_wc_ev_html_replacement_params filter added.
  • Add “Replace HTML tags” option to readme FAQ.
  • Add “How to eliminate Spam registrations?” on readme.
  • Move “Prevent automatic user login” section from general to advanced.

1.9.8 – 24/11/2020

  • Fix – Settings – Use wp_kses_post instead of leaving the $raw_value.
  • Dev – General Options – Add “Expire time unit” option.
  • WC tested up to: 4.7

1.9.7 – 08/11/2020

  • Fix load_plugin_textdomain call by putting it inside the ‘init’ hook.
  • Dev – Emails – Admin email – Allow template variables to be used on ‘Subject’ and ‘Heading’.
  • Dev – General Options – Add compatibility with “Nextend Social Login” plugin.
  • Dev – General Options – Add compatibility with “Super Socializer” plugin.
  • Dev – General Options – Delay option will now send the automatically generated password on email by regenerating it again.
  • Add social login link on readme.

1.9.6 – 07/10/2020

  • Fix – Wrong text-domain on advanced settings.
  • Fix – ‘One-time activation link’ option triggering improper error message after successful login.
  • Dev – General Options – Advanced – Improve ‘Custom “logout” function’ option description.
  • Dev – Admin – Add ‘Resend verification email’ option for bulk users actions.
  • Add ‘User registration clears shopping cart’ FAQ question.

1.9.5 – 08/09/2020

  • Dev – General – Add ‘Block non-paying users’ option.
  • Dev – General – Block non-paying users – Add ‘Role checking’ option.
  • Dev – General – Block non-paying users – Add ‘Send activation email only on payment’ option.
  • Dev – General – Block non-paying users – Add ‘Error notice’ option.
  • Dev – General – Add ‘One-time activation link’ option making the activation link usable only once.
  • Dev – Admin – Add ‘Verified column position’ option allowing to setup the column position.
  • Dev – Filters – alg_wc_ev_reset_and_mail_activation_link_validation filter added.
  • Dev – Filters – alg_wc_ev_block_unverified_user_login_error_message filter added.
  • Dev – Functions – alg_wc_ev_is_valid_paying_user() function added.
  • Improve verified icons on admin using dashicons.
  • Improve verified column actions.
  • Rearrange admin settings.
  • WC tested up to: 4.4

1.9.4 – 14/08/2020

  • Plugin author updated.
  • Tested up to: 5.5.

1.9.3 – 08/08/2020

  • Dev – Code refactoring.

1.9.2 – 05/08/2020

  • Dev – Advanced – “Mail function” option added.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.

1.9.1 – 03/08/2020

  • Dev – General – Redirect on success – “Redirect to custom URL” option added.

1.9.0 – 24/07/2020

  • Dev – General – Prevent automatic user login after register – “Redirect” option moved from the “Advanced” section; “Custom redirect” option added.
  • Dev – Emails – Email content – New placeholders added: %user_id%, %user_first_name%, %user_last_name%, %user_login%, %user_nicename%, %user_email%, %user_display_name%.
  • Dev – Emails – WooCommerce template – Footer – Fallback replace_placeholders() function added (to ensure that e.g. {site_title} placeholder is replaced).
  • Dev – Filters – alg_wc_ev_redirect_on_registration filter added; alg_wc_ev_after_redirect_checkout filter renamed to alg_wc_ev_redirect_after_checkout.
  • Dev – Functions – alg_wc_ev_is_user_verified_by_user_id() and alg_wc_ev_is_user_verified() functions added.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.
  • WC tested up to: 4.3.

1.8.3 – 08/06/2020

  • Dev – General Options – ‘Logout unverified users on “My Account” page’ option added.
  • Dev – General Options – ‘Redirect to “My account”‘ option renamed to “Redirect on success”, and ‘Redirect to “Shop” page’ and “Redirect to home page” options added.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – ‘Force redirect on “Prevent automatic user login after register”‘ option added.
  • WC tested up to: 4.2.

1.8.2 – 26/05/2020

  • Fix – Security vulnerability fixed.

1.8.1 – 23/05/2020

  • Fix – General Options – Send as a separate email – Correctly marking user as unverified now (when both “Send as a separate email” and “Enable email verification for already registered users” options are disabled).
  • Dev – General Options – Logout unverified users on every page – “Redirect” option added (defaults to yes).
  • Dev – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – Admin settings description updated.

1.8.0 – 22/05/2020

  • Dev – General Options – “Send as a separate email” option added.
  • Dev – General Options – “Logout unverified users on every page” options added.
  • Dev – General Options – “Block checkout process for unverified users” options added.
  • Dev – General Options – Blacklist emails – Now accepting multiple lines in settings.
  • Dev – Admin Options – manage_users_custom_column hook priority increased.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Settings descriptions updated.
  • Dev – Saving “email sent” data in user meta (“activation”, “WooCommerce customer new account”, “admin” emails).
  • Dev – Double checking if email was already sent (“WooCommerce customer new account”, “admin” emails).
  • Dev – is_user_verified() – Double checking guests.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.
  • Localization – fr_FR translation added.
  • Tags updated.

1.7.0 – 08/05/2020

  • Dev – General Options – “Expire activation link” options added.
  • Dev – General Options – “Enable plugin” option removed.
  • Dev – Admin Options – “Delete users automatically” option added.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Delete users – alg_wc_ev_delete_unverified_users_loop_args filter added.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – ‘Notice for “Prevent automatic user login after checkout”‘ moved from “General” settings section.
  • Dev – [alg_wc_ev_translate] shortcode added.
  • WC tested up to: 4.1.

1.6.0 – 01/05/2020

  • Dev – General Options – “Blacklist emails” options added.
  • Dev – General Options – ‘Accept verification from “WooCommerce – Social Login” plugin’ option added.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Users list column – Now checking “Skip email verification for user roles” and “Enable email verification for already registered users” option values when marking users as “verified”.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Users list column – Actions – “Resend” and “Unverify” admin actions added.
  • Dev – Admin Options – Users list column – Actions – Notices added.
  • Dev – Advanced Options – “Action for sending activation link email” option added.
  • Dev – “Advanced” settings section added.
  • Dev – Forcing to send activation email for non-verified users only now.
  • Dev – alg_wc_ev_verify_email filter added.
  • Dev – alg_wc_ev_is_user_verified filter added.
  • Dev – alg_wc_ev_new_user_action filter added.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.

1.5.1 – 27/04/2020

  • Fix – Messages – Grammar errors fixed in the default messages (Resend: “… has been resend…” to “… has been resent…”; Failed/Error: “… can resend email…” to “… can resend the email…”).
  • Dev – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after register – Ensuring that woocommerce_registration_auth_new_customer is always true.
  • Dev – General Options – Advanced – Action for “Prevent automatic user login after checkout” – ‘On “‘thank you’ page”‘ option added (fixes the issue with CartFlows plugin).
  • Dev – General Options – Restyled.

1.5.0 – 22/04/2020

  • Fix – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – Logging out only unverified users now.
  • Fix – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – Displaying “Activate” notice only for non-guests now (i.e. when guest checkout is allowed).
  • Dev – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – ‘Block “Thank you” page’ option added.
  • Dev – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – “Block customer order emails” option added.
  • Dev – General Options – “Block guests from adding products to the cart” options added.
  • Dev – General Options – Advanced – ‘Action for “Prevent automatic user login after checkout”‘ option added.
  • Dev – Admin Options – “Email” options added.
  • Dev – alg_wc_ev_core_loaded action added.
  • Dev – Settings – Restyled and descriptions updated.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.

1.4.2 – 19/04/2020

  • Fix – Emails – Email template – WooCommerce – Placeholders (e.g. {site_title}) are now replaced in footer text.

1.4.1 – 17/04/2020

  • Dev – General Options – Advanced – ‘Custom “logout” function’ option added.
  • Dev – Admin action link description updated.

1.4.0 – 17/04/2020

  • Fix – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – Zero sum order bug fixed.
  • Dev – General Options – Prevent automatic user login after checkout – “Add notice” option added.
  • Dev – %resend_verification_url% – Using current URL (instead of “My account” URL) now.

1.3.1 – 08/04/2020

  • Dev – General Options – “Prevent automatic user login after register” option added (defaults to yes).
  • Dev – General Options – “Prevent automatic user login after checkout” option added (defaults to yes).
  • Dev – Messages – Activate – %resend_verification_url% placeholder added.

1.3.0 – 03/04/2020

  • Fix – “Reset settings” admin notice fixed.
  • Dev – General Options – Skip email verification for user roles – “Guest” role removed.
  • Dev – Admin Options – “Delete users” tool (deletes unverified users) added.
  • Dev – Settings split into sections.
  • Dev – alg_wc_email_verification_after_save_settings action added.
  • Tested up to: 5.4.

1.2.0 – 13/03/2020

  • Dev – General Options – ‘Standard WooCommerce “Customer new account” email’ (delay) option added.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.
  • Dev – Admin settings descriptions updated.
  • Tested up to: 5.3.
  • WC tested up to: 4.0.

1.1.1 – 10/11/2019

  • Fix – Text domain changed to emails-verification-for-woocommerce.

1.1.0 – 10/11/2019

  • Fix – Automatic logging in on “Create account” from checkout disabled.
  • Dev – Admin Options – “Manual verification” option added.
  • Dev – Admin Options – “Add column” option added.
  • Dev – Shortcodes are now processed in “Email template > WooCommerce heading”.
  • Dev – Code refactoring.
  • Plugin URI updated.
  • WC tested up to: 3.8.
  • Tested up to: 5.2.

1.0.0 – 27/05/2018

  • Initial Release.