Digital technology made things easier for each and every business owner. Whether they are dealing in physical or digital products, there are plenty of options to sky-high their business success.
If you are someone interested in selling Google Drive digital products from your website, you absolutely landed at the perfect place.
In this article, I will give you step-by-step pro tips on selling downloadable Google Drive Digital Products on Easy Digital Downloads.
What is Easy Digital Downloads?
Easy Digital Downloads is a cloud-based online store-maintaining platform where business owners mainly run digital product business modules. It means users are allowed to download digital products while they have completed the purchasing process.
Easy Digital Downloads is useful because of its user-friendly interface, easy interactions for users, secure payment gateway, easy purchasing process, and many more.
How to Add Digital Products to Easy Digital Downloads?
The first thing first, you have to add your products to easy digital downloads.
How can you do that? Well, I will help you understand everything step by step.
Navigate to Downloads from the WordPress dashboard > Create new download product by clicking add new or edit your existing product.
Click Add New File > Select the file (as product).
You can input regular price, price variant, product type, product name, and many others.
But I don’t think you want to lose many of your hosting spaces by uploading files directly inside your server.
Then what can you do to save valuable hosting spaces?
Well, I have a smart solution for you. You can use your Google Drive to store your products and allow users to download them directly from Google Drive.
How to Add Digital Products from Google Drive to Easy Digital Downloads?
To add Digital Products from Google Drive to Easy Digital Downloads you have to use a plugin called Integrate Google Drive developed by us. It’s the one and only smart solution to allow you to sell Google Drive files directly to the Easy Digital Downloads platform without wasting server space.
Let me guide you step-by-step.
Step-1: Installing Integrate Google Drive Plugin
Go to WordPress Plugins > Add New > Search Integrate Google Drive > Install & Activate the plugin.
Step-2: Linking Google Account
Click Google Drive > Settings > Add Account > Click Google Account you want to Add > Allow Necessary Permissions.
Step-3: Enabling Easy Digital Downloads Integrations
Go to Integrate Google Drive Plugin Dashboard > Settings > Integrations > Enable Easy Digital Downloads > click Save Changes. You have to enroll yourself in a Pro Package to enjoy this feature.
Step-4: Uploading Digital Products from Google Drive
Navigate to Downloads from the WordPress Dashboard > create new download product by clicking add new or edit your existing product.
Upload the product you want to enable downloading by clicking Add File Button (with Google Drive Icon) which is only visible if the Integrate Google Drive plugin is enabled.
You can also input regular price, price variant, product type, product name, and many others.
Here is what the digital products downloading interface will look like. Once the order is completed users can download the product. When the user clicks on the product download link, the digital product will start downloading automatically.
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You might notice how simple it was to allow users to download Google Drive files from the Easy Digital Downloads platform. At a time you can save your server space, give users feel secure while they purchase products, have easy interactions, and many other facilities can be achieved using Integrate Google Drive + Easy Digital Downloads.
So what are you waiting for? Give this method a try and improve your Digital Product selling performance significantly.