LearnDash Drip Course Add-on
Information & Requirements
- WordPress 4.6+
- LearnDash LMS plugin installed.
LearnDash Drip Course Add-on will help you to drip (unlock) lessons of courses based on a typical parameter, based on the terms that user should have their next lesson unlocked on a specific day of the week (for example; on Wednesday each week to be precise).
- Using Add-on you will have an option to set the time and date settings for lessons within courses to be available for registered users to view it.
- Set exact day and time for the lessons to be available for users.
- Enable sending email notification for users when their lessons are dripped.
How to use the Add-on
- Display settings meta box under each course from which you can configure the time and weekday that lessons will be dripped on.
- The dripping period will be fixed always (one week).
- Select the day you want to make the lessons available at.
- Set the exact time you want the lessons to be dripped on, on the specific selected day.
- The time format is 24 hours
- Set the time to make lessons appears if user enrolled before this hour of the chosen day
- Example: If they sign up for the course on a Wednesday before 4 pm, they should have access to their first lesson at 6 pm. If they sign up for the course on a Wednesday after 4 pm, they should gain access to their first lesson the following Wednesday.
- Enable/Disable sending emails to users when a lesson is available
- Save all data.
- WP Cron job will be running to drip each lesson to all users on the configured weekday and time. and send emails on lesson day, that lesson is available.
Course content display in frontend
After user registered to a course, when he views the lessons list:
- Lessons will be disabled until the lesson is allowed to be accessed.
- Introduction section – available upon purchase/login
- Week 1 – dripped content available the first Wednesday after they sign up for the course at 6 pm pst
- Week 2 – dripped content available the second Wednesday after they sign up for the course at 6 pm pst
Version: 1.0 Date: 18/04/2019 *Initial Released