Hosting

Can I host wp2print on my own server?

Yes. wp2print is available under 2 different hosting plans:

  1. Self-hosting
  2. Hosted by Print Science

The functions of wp2print are identical under both hosting models.

What functions does Print Science hosting include?

The servers Print Science are built for speed and security:

  • Litespeed server (Faster than Apache)
  • Solid-state disk-drives
  • Secure URL using https for all domain names

The servers Print Science uses for hosting wp2print offer these administrative options:

  • Control panel: cPanel
  • FTP access: Yes
  • SSH access: No
  • DNS server (name server): Yes

Where are the Print Science servers located?

The Print Science servers for hosting wp2print are located near Washington DC in the US.

Installation

Does Print Science install wp2print for me?

For all customers using Print Science hosting, Print Science will install wp2print for you.

For any customers using their own hosting, Print Science can install wp2print for you on request. In general, there is no extra charge for the installation.

Is it difficult to install wp2print?

It is very simple to install wp2print. We have created a 1-click installer that takes care of the entire installation process. The 1-click installer installs all of the following items automatically:

  • WordPress
  • Plugins: WooCommerce, wp2print, Print Science Designer
  • Printshop theme

Designer

Does wp2print include an unlimited subscription to the Designer?

No. With wp2print, you can offer your customers the 'public' products prepared by Print Science. The public products include:

  • Business cards
  • Flyers
  • Presentation folders

If you want to offer your own template files, then you need to start your own subscription to the Designer

Products

What types of products can I sell with wp2print?

wp2print adds 3 new product types to the set of products you can sell with WooCommerce:

  1. Fixed-sized printed products
  2. Variable-sized printed products
  3. Books products with binding

Examples of fixed-sized products are:

  • Business cards
  • Flyers
  • Brochures
  • Post cards
  • Door hangers
  • Posters

With variable-sized products, the customer can specify the exact dimensions he requires. Examples of variable-sized products are:

  • Banners
  • Floor coverings
  • Posters

With book products, the customer can specify the type of printing as well as the type of binding. Examples of book products are:

  • Catalogs
  • Books
  • Theses
  • Sales presentations

Can I add any attributes I want?

Yes. One of the great advantages of wp2print is that you can assign as many attributes as you want for each product. The attributes you configure for each prodyuct will appear as dropdowns to your customers.

Also very important, every item within each attribute can have an impact on the price.