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Flash Sale works with the following WordPress e-Commerce plugins:

  • WP e-Commerce


Flash Sale comes with a Quick Start document (readme.txt) to help with installing the Plugin. Additional support can be found in the Flash Sale forum, or the Contact page.

Urgent Support

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Flash Sale Forum

If you have any problems, questions or suggestions please join the members discussion on our Flash Sale forum.


View the quick start document (readme.txt) that accompanies Flash Sale.

View the Readme

=== Flash Sale for WP e-Commerce ===

Contributors: visser
Donate link:
Tags: e-commerce, wp-e-commerce, shop, cart, ecommerce, flash sale
Requires at least: 2.9.2
Tested up to: 4.7.5
Stable tag: 1.2.2

== Description ==

Host promotional flash sales across your WP e-Commerce store.

For more information visit:

== Installation ==

1. Upload the folder 'wp-e-commerce-flash-sale' to the '/wp-content/plugins/' directory
2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress

== Usage ==

1. Copy the following Flash Sale template tag to your Theme's header template file; usually header.php

<?php if( function_exists( 'wpsc_the_flash_sale_banner' ) ) wpsc_the_flash_sale_banner(); ?>

==== In WP e-Commerce 3.7 ====

2. Open Store > Flash Sale

==== In WP e-Commerce 3.8 ====

2. Open Settings > Flash Sale


3. Customise the banner text and link then toggle the visibility of the banner within your store.

That's it!

== Support ==

If you have any problems, questions or suggestions please join the members discussion on my WP e-Commerce dedicated forum.

== Disclaimer ==

It is not responsible for any harm or wrong doing this Plugin may cause. Users are fully responsible for their own use. This Plugin is to be used WITHOUT warranty.

Version History

See what’s changed in each release of the Plugin.

View the Changelog

== Changelog ==

= 1.2.2 =
* Fixed: WP e-Commerce Plugins widget markup
* Changed: Using checked() and selected()

= 1.2.1 =
* Fixed: Styling issue within Plugins Dashboard widget
* Added: Alt. switch to wpsc_get_action()

= 1.2 =
* Fixed: Issue introduced with wpsc_get_action()

= 1.1 =
* Fixed: Performance improvements for WP e-Commerce Plugins widget
* Added: Automatic Plugin updates

= 1.0 =
* First working release of the Plugin


Visit the Flash Sale Ideas forum to see what’s in the works for future Plugin releases.

Plugin Updates

The latest release can be downloaded from your My Account page.