Proprietary Shopping Cart System
||Cube Cart is a database driven shopping cart that uses PHP and MySQL for extremely powerful content management and inventory control. Customers are allowed to create an identity and log in for repeat purchases, create wish lists, and treat your online store as their favorite place to shop. Sales and promotions are also easily done. Typical store setup is $2,500.|
Agora is a cgi-script database shopping cart that is an
excellent choice for most catalog sites. It handles a huge
number of products and allows flexibility in display and updating.
Typical store setup is $1,500.
Affiliate Shopping Cart
software we use to track purchases and sales, as well as affiliate
commissions is Commission Cart. Typical store setup is
sites with few products and offline order fulfillment, we offer a
java script shopping cart that is html based. Typical store
setup is $500, but prices range widely depending on the
number of items.
There are great advantages to offering your products for
sale on the internet. Using an ecommerce package allows you to
select the features you need for presenting your products and fulfilling
standard for ecommerce websites is the shopping cart technology.
This is a software program that allows your visitor to shop through your
catalog of items, while placing some in a "cart". This virtual cart
keeps track of the items, their options and prices until the shopper is
ready to check out. The software then compiles an order form and
asks the purchaser information about payment methods, shipping, etc.
If your online store is likely to sell multiple items to
each shopper, then a shopping cart program is almost a requirement.
The advantage is that it makes the purchase process painless for the
customer. This in turn encourages more sales.
Order Form Shopping
An html method of ecommerce is to
create an order form that is linked to the display pages for your
products. This enables a purchaser to find the product they are
interested in, and then complete the form to make the purchase. The
advantage is lower development cost. The disadvantage is that it
generally requires the purchaser to remember the description of the
product and price so they can fill the order form out properly.
Java Script is a computer language that is supported by all
the newer browsers, and because of that it will work for the vast majority
(although not all) of your visitors. A java script cart is an html
web page with extra programming to do calculations and capture the
purchasers personal information. For a small list of items, or ones
that rarely change in price or description, the java script cart can be an
In order to attract, track and pay affiliates, the shopping cart software
you use must be enabled to establish affiliates and then report activities
on their behalf. This is important technology as more ecommerce
sites are using affiliates to help them generate traffic. The
program we use for this is called Commission Cart and is available
for just a few hundred dollars. In addition to the purchase of a
license with ComCart - there are installation and customization
costs. Talk to us about your product to get an idea of what an
affiliate program would cost to get set up.
Deciding What's Best For You
Let us give you a recommendation for how to equip your ecommerce website.
There are a lot of options, and each has an advantage over the others in a
given situation. If you would like to be able to compare the
features and benefits of each, then contact us and we will help you with a