OsCommerce eCommerce Development

OsCommerce (“open source Commerce”) is an e-Commerce store-management software program. It can be installed on any web server that has PHP and MySQL. It is available as free software under the GNU General Public License.

Among all the open source eCommerce solutions, OsCommerce is the most suitable and lightweight solution both for small or home base entrepreneur as well as large enterprises. It offers a powerful shopping cart with many distinguished features.

General Functionality

  • Compatible with all PHP 4 versions
  • All features enabled by default for a complete out-of-the-box solution
  • Object oriented backend (3.0)
  • Completely multilingual with English, German, and Spanish provided by default

Customer End (Front-end) Functionalities:

  • All orders stored in the database for fast and efficient retrieval
  • Customers can view their order history and order status
  • Customers can maintain their accounts
    • Address book for multiple shipping and billing addresses
  • Temporary shopping cart for guests and permanent shopping cart for regular customers
  • Fast and friendly quick search and advanced search features
  • Product reviews for an interactive shopping experience
  • Foreseen checkout procedure
  • Secure transactions with SSL
  • Number of products in each category can be shown or hidden
  • Global and per-category bestseller lists
  • Display what other customers have ordered with the current product shown
  • Breadcrumb trail for easy site navigation

Administration (Backend) Functionalities:

  • Supports unlimited products and categories
  • Products-to-categories structure
  • Categories-to-categories structure
  • Add/Edit/Remove categories, products, manufacturers, customers, and reviews
  • Support for physical (shippable) and virtual (downloadable) products
  • Administration areas secured with a username and password defined during installation
  • Contact customers directly via email or newsletters
  • Easily backup and restore the database
  • Print invoices and packaging lists from the order screen
  • Statistics for products and customers
  • Multilingual support
  • Multicurrency support
  • Automatically update currency exchange rates
  • Select what to display, and in what order in the product listing page
  • Support for static and dynamic banners with full statistics

Product Functionality

  • Dynamic product attributes relationship
  • HTML based product descriptions
  • Automated display of specials
  • Control of out of stock products can still be shown and are available for purchase
  • Customers can subscribe to products to receive related emails/newsletters

Payment Functionality

  • Accept numerous offline payment processing (cheque, money orders, offline credit care processing)
  • Accept numerous online payment processing (PayPal, 2CheckOut, Authorize.net, i-Payment)
  • Disable certain payment services based on a zone basis

Shipping Functionality

  • Weight, price, and destination based shipping modules
  • Real-time quotes available (UPS, USPS, FedEx…)
  • Free shipping based on amount and destination
  • Disable certain shipping services based on a zone basis
  • Tax Functionality
  • Flexible tax implementation on a state and country basis
  • Set different tax rates for different products
  • Charge tax on shipping on a per shipping service basis

Tax Functionality

  • Flexible tax implementation on a state and country basis
  • Set different tax rates for different products
  • Charge tax on shipping on a per shipping service basis

Services for OsCommerce Development

GT is offering a variety of services related to setting up a osCommerce shopping cart. Our expert osCommerce developers are capable enough to deliver you project having complexity and custom requirements.

  • OsCommerce Installation and Setup
  • OsCommerce Custom Themes
  • OsCommerce Template Design
  • OsCommerce Custom Modules Development
  • OsCommerce Customization
  • OsCommerce Design Integration
  • OsCommerce SEO
  • OsCommerce Support and Maintenance

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