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PHP Ecommerce Plus Shopping Cart Software
Our Ecommerce Plus Templates are designed to help you get a well
designed ecommerce website up and running in no time at all. The
ecommerce shopping cart software is available for WordPress, Dreamweaver, CSS and Responsive Design formats, all you need to do is change the template
This help section is for the PHP / mySQL version of the Ecommerce
Plus templates. If you have a Windows server and wish to use the
ASP versions then please click
- Full online control panel for simple admin management view demo
- Mobile friendly, tablet optimized control panel
- Responsive dashboard with store stats
- Dynamically populate product pages without the need to touch the database.
- Content management system integrated more details
- Password protected CSS based control panel
- Restrict admin pages depending on login
- Simple process for adding / modifying / deleting products and
- Full online order viewing by date selection and search.
- Product search within the admin section.
- Editable order details more
- Optional Customer login for order history viewing and creating
- Abandoned cart email for order recovery more
- Affiliate program included with online viewing of affiliate
- Downloadable product inventory.
- CSV database upload more
- Language specific admin available more details
- Optional email notification for new orders, affiliates, reviews and customer accounts
- Up to 3 languages supported from the same database more details
- Turn off store with "vacation / holiday" setting more
- In-built mailing list / newsletter feature more
- MailChimp integration more
Product / category options
- Unlimited number of products.
- Table-less css layouts for category, product and detail pages more details
- Choose the order and formatting of elements on the detail page more details
- Choose the order and formatting of elements on the product page more details
- Upselling of related, bestselling, recommended products as well as suggesting products purchased by other customers more details
- Gift registry and wish lists more
- Spry tabbed panels more
- Show recently viewed items more
- Product reviews and ratings feature more details
- Gift certificate feature more
- Show multiple currencies more
- CSS dynamic menu system more
- Social media buttons more details
- Quick Buy feature more details
- Place products in several categories
- Make custom bundles / packages with individual products more
- Rich snippets / Structured data
- Allow customers to filter products by keyword, price, grouping etc.
- Extra detail page for more detailed product descriptions with layout options.
- Show multiple product images.
- Image upload
- Allows for use of HTML in product descriptions to make formatting
- Setup and assign Designers / Manufacturers / Drop Shippers
to products and send them order details if required on receipt
of orders more
- Manufacturers page more
- Donations feature more
- Provision of coupons so clients can purchase at a discounted
rate by entering their coupon code more details
- Apply discounts by product or category depending on total purchase
or quantity ordered more
- Make products storewide discount exempt
- Specify the number of products per page.
- Filter results option for products page
- Choice of product and category layouts, using one or multiple
columns of products more
- Optional images choice for categories.
- Optional category header for product pages
- Choice of product listing by price, id, user preference or
- Product options allow for the selection of color, size etc.
with price differences shown in real time - choose between drop
down menus and radio buttons more
- Product option selection can change product image displayed
- Products options with tool tips
- Date picker product option
- Multiple purchase feature for product options
- Allow clients to type in their own requirements for a particular
- Product options can have their own product ID more details
- Clone products and product options for faster input.
- Wholesale / retail pricing depending on login more details
- Quantity pricing option more
- Option of showing the "buy" button or an "Out of stock message".
- Option of maintaining a product in your inventory but not showing on the store.
- Stock management feature permits you to define the number of
products in stock, and the store will automatically generate
an "Out of stock" message once the last item in stock
has been purchased more
- Notify customer email when stock is replenished
- Stock management for product options more details
- Show number of products in stock on the products page
- Set minimum purchase total requirement more details
- Set minimum purchase quantity requirement more details
- Email to friend link option - product specific more details
- Choice of currency symbols and formatting.
- Change all store generated language from one place more details
- Option to remove buy / checkout buttons making the plus version
compatible for other uses eg. real estate listings, online catalog
- Order categories to suit your needs.
- Option of showing list price / your price & you save feature.
- Show product ID, SKU, Manufacturer on the product pages.
Shipping / checkout features
- Editable and flexible CCS based cart and checkout more
- Weight based shipping by zone more
- Flat rate shipping more
- USPS shipping rate integration and order tracking more details
- UPS shipping and order tracking more
- FedEx shipping and order tracking more
- DHL shipping rates more
- Australia Post more
- Canada Post more
- Soft cart feature more details
- Free shipping option (choose by country and / or total order
or number of items purchased) more
- Product exemption from free shipping
- Price based shipping more
- Shipping estimator before checkout more details
- Optional Google reCaptcha more details
- Streamlined checkout process
- Gift wrapping choice
- Back order availability
- Saved cart for non-logged in customers
- Google Analytics ecommerce tracking
- Customer shipping carrier selector more details
- Provide a different shipping method for international customers in respect to domestic buyers.
- Global handling charge option.
- Handling charge per payment provider
- Handling exempt products
- Compatible with all major tax systems (including Canada and
- Complete integration with the top payment processors, and /
or email notification only more
- Manual order creation
- Order status look up page for customers more details
- Offer customers a tracking number.
- Automatic email to customers on order status change more details
- Integrates PayPal's Instant Payment Notification for secure
order processing more
- Cardinal Commerce 3D Secure system to provide Verified by VISA,
Mastercard SecureCode and J/Secure functionality more details
- Email notification once an order has been placed.
- Printable receipt on thanks page
- HTML header and footer for the confirmation email
- Download orders to a .csv file.
- Print packing slips from the admin orders page.
- Print invoices from the admin orders page.
- Collect email address on checkout.
- Send out newsletters more
- Filter newsletter recipients by product purchased, location, wholesaler etc.
- "Remember me" option for return users.
- Block IPs or IP ranges.
Search engine friendly features
- URL Rewriting systems for extensionless, search engine friendly URLs
- Per page title and meta description tags on dynamic pages
- Dynamic title and meta description tags
- Static pages available
- Tag products with searchable keywords
- ALT information for all store generated images
- Structured Data / Rich Snippets / schema.org support
- Product name or ID in page URL
- Product name in <h1> tags
- Lightweight, fast loading pages.
- Choice of editor - WordPress, Dreamweaver, Expression Web or design your own.
- Table-less css layouts for product, detail and category pages more
- Mobile friendly features more
- Search engine friendly options such as static pages and generated
title and meta tags available more details
- Original .png files included for editing graphics in Fireworks.
- Global design changes made simple through Dreamweaver .dwt and .lbi files.
- Simple to change colors and personalize the store.
- Multiple CSS classes available for key display options more details
- ALT information automatically added to category and product images
- Aiming for XHTML 1.0 Transitional compliant and Section 508(accessibility) compliant code.
- Integrated product search page.
- Editable and flexible CCS based search layout more
- Customizable filters on search page
- Mini search field available for all pages
- Built in modular fashion, allowing for free future upgrades and addition of new features.
- 6 month free online technical support more
- Downloadable User Manual more
- 30 day money back guarantee.
- For the PHP templates a UNIX / Linux server with a minimum
of PHP 5 and a mySQL database.
- WordPress 3.5+, Dreamweaver 3+, or Expression Web