What is Opencart?
OpenCart is a dynamic and robust e-Commerce platform which is simple to work with and lightening fast. OpenCart is an open-source PHP based ecommerce software using a MySQL database and HTML components.
Between Magento and Opencart , which ecommerce solution is right for our business?
This depends on your needs, your budget, the number of products, importance you give to SEO, content strategy and the capabilities you want to integrate into your new site. You can start an online store for free in minutes or build a custom online shopping experience that encompasses multiple stores selling globally. Open Cart is great for start-ups and speed to market. It provides a powerful ecommerce shopping cart and great tools with a minimal investment.
Who uses Opencart?
Opencart is basically for people who want to start an online store – most suitable for small and medium sized online stores.
What are the advantages of using Opencart?
These can be described as follows:
- It is easy to install and you can launch a store faster.
- Less Investment Cost with cost-effective themes/modules.
- Speed is enhanced with lightweight coding.
- Easy to control by end users.
Can you show some examples of your Opencart themes ?
You can see our latest work here. For more Opencart service examples, feel free to send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
What all payment methods are supported by Opencart?
Opencart supports PayPal, Authorize.net, Moneybookers, 2Checkout etc. Moreover it also supports options such as Cash on Delivery, Bank Transfer, and Money order as well.
Is it easy to customize Opencart? How can it be done?
Yes, regarding modifying existing Controller, Models, Languages you either need to use vQmod or OCMOD and for template, you can create your own template according to your need. With vQmod or OCMOD there’s no need to worry about updates.
Can we apply free shipping to an order?
Yes, Opencart offers the possibility for all sorts of customer incentives and deals. A customer can see the free shipping option on the product page if the basket is bigger than a pre-defined value.
Does a huge /system/logs/error.txt file affects Opencart's functionality?
Yes, it will slow down your server and it is necessary to fix all errors. It may cause some functions not working properly or may take too much time to open a log file.