Kernl Now Supports Gumroad License Validation

If you use Gumroad to sell your WordPress plugins or themes you can now use Kernl to validate those licenses before new updates are made available. How does it work? When you create a plugin/theme in Kernl you can select the “Validate Gumroad License?” checkbox and fill out the “Gumroad Product Permalink” field. With those… Continue reading Kernl Now Supports Gumroad License Validation

License Management Update: Limit Updates to Specific Version

Kernl WordPress license management now allows you to limit updates up to a specific version. How it Works Assuming that you already use Kernl’s license management, go to the License Management area of Kernl. Once there add or edit a license. Now you can fill in the “Max Update Version” field. This field can simply… Continue reading License Management Update: Limit Updates to Specific Version

Introducing the Kernl Referral Program

For most of Kernl’s life our best channel for adding new customers has been word-of-mouth referrals and now you can be rewarded for referring new customers! How It Works When you go to your Kernl profile you’ll see a new section called “Referrals”. It briefly explains how the Kernl referral program works, gives you your… Continue reading Introducing the Kernl Referral Program

Introducing the Kernl WordPress Statistics Page

On an average day Kernl handles around 2 million requests from 135,000 unique domains. Our analytics offering lets you use this data to make better product development decisions, but there is also a more holistic view of the Kernl and WordPress ecosystem to be had. I’d like to introduce to you the Kernl WordPress Statistics… Continue reading Introducing the Kernl WordPress Statistics Page

Kernl Now Supports Update Icons

Have you ever wished that Kernl supported plugin update icons? Well, your wish is our command! Before As you can see, before this change the icon displayed on the WordPress update dashboard for Kernl-based plugins was the default “power cord” image. After Now you can upload your own icon to Kernl and have it displayed… Continue reading Kernl Now Supports Update Icons

What’s New With Kernl – March 2018

Welcome to March everyone! Lots of great stuff happened with Kernl this month, so lets get into it. Features New Marketing Site – The new marketing website for Kernl launched! For most of Kernl’s life the marketing page has been a single landing page optimized for only plugin and theme updates. Since inception Kernl has… Continue reading What’s New With Kernl – March 2018

Introducing Kernl Analytics

Have you ever wanted to know what version of WordPress your customer is running? Or perhaps what version of your plugin or theme? Maybe you have a plugin or theme that’s installed on hundreds or thousands of sites and you want to know which ones?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, Kernl… Continue reading Introducing Kernl Analytics

What’s New With Kernl – January 2018

Welcome to 2018! 2017 was a great year for Kernl and we’re excited to start 2018 out with some new features that you’ll find useful. Coming Soon – Kernl Analytics! An often requested feature for Kernl is some basic analytics around who’s using your product, what WordPress version they’re using, and the domains where it’s… Continue reading What’s New With Kernl – January 2018