SB model v2 In the previous section, we discovered that a Woocommerce Product instance is by default a “Simple Product.” We also learned that three other Product types are available: a) Grouped productb) External/Affiliate productc) Variable product Any of these four Product types can optionally be “virtual” or “downloadable," which are in effect a subtype of … Continue reading Refining the Woo Pricing Analytics Model
Figure 1 Summary: This is the second article in a series of posts about the process of building a simple WP plug-in that implements a temporal DSS database for users of WooCommerce. In the previous post, we “wireframed” a data model that shows the objects of potential interest to this application. At this point, excitement … Continue reading A Closer Look at Woo Products
Kick off on writing a Woo plug in for Pricing analytics
In case you didn’t already know this: Woo uses a hybrid quasi-relational / EVA NoSQL data model. It is implemented on top of WP's underlying, equally non-relational meta schema, which runs atop MySQL or MariaDB. The WP data model was designed initially to provide data persistence to an early CMS system. It allowed the addition of … Continue reading WooCommerce Exposed!