“OpenCart is Turn-key Ready”
As it says on the main Opencart website, OpenCart is a turn-key ready “out of the box” shopping cart solution. You simply install, select your template, add products and you’re ready to start accepting orders.
It has order management and multiple payment gateways already built in and we provide lifetime free support and free software updates.
Key Opencart Features
- Open Source
- Unlimited Categories
- Unlimited Products
- Unlimited Manufacturers
- Product Reviews
- Product Ratings
- Downloadable Products
- PCI Compliant
- Automatic Image Resizing
- Multiple Tax Rates
- Related Products
- Unlimited Information Pages
- Shipping Weight Calculation
- Discount Coupon System
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Unlimited Module Instance System
- Backup & Restore Tools
- Printable Invoices
- Sales Reports
- Error Logging
A few more details on key features for Australian OpenCart users below:
Having a high search engine ranking for your the keywords related to your products can mean the difference if your store takes high number of sales or not.
OpenCart is search optimised allowing pages to be indexed by all major search engines and includes support for custom product and category META tags.
OpenCart has multi-store abilites which allow you to manage multiple stores from one admin interface. There are many advantages in being able to set up multiple stores:
- Theme each store differently to match the products that are being sold.
- Set products to a appear on specific stores.
- Localise each store by setting a different default language, currency and tax class.
- You can set different prices for each store you have setup.
- Setup a default customer group for each store allowing you to have some stores setup for retail customers and others as wholesale.
Below you will find a list or shipping methods that are included in the default OpenCart download. If you require additional shipping methods have a look at our Australia Post Shipping module or our TNT Express Shipping module.
- Flat rate
- Free shipping
- Per item
- Pickup From Store
- Weight Based Shipping