VirtueMart is an Open Source E-Commerce solution to be used together with a powerful Content Management System (CMS) called Joomla!. Joomla! and VirtueMart are written in PHP and made for easy use in a PHP/MySQL Environment. VirtueMart is the leading Online-Shop Solution for Joomla! with over 2 million downloads. It is reported to be the third most popular Ecommerce program in the world, and is in actual use in more websites than osCommerce, PrestaShop, and OpenCart.
VirtueMart supports an unlimited number of products and categories, with products able to be assigned to multiple categories. It also permits the sale of downloadable products, and offers a catalog mode where the shopping cart features are turned off. VirtueMart supports multiple prices for a single product, based around shopper groups or a quantity range, and permits the use of a variety of different payment gateways.Because VirtueMart is an open source e-commerce solution all the application code is openly visible in PHP. This allows PHP developers to view, update or customize the operation of the shopping cart. In addition VirtueMart itself offers simplified templates (called ‘fly pages’ in VirtueMart) structure that allows various shopping and cart page(s) to be edited as standard html and css.
The features and the power of virtuemart:
- Greeted in your native language
- Structure your shop with nested categories
- Describe your product
- Offer multiple media to your products
- Gather your customers feedback
- Individualize the shopping experience
- Let the shopper choose the product price currency
- Allow your customers to checkout as a guest or create an account
- Iincrease your cross-selling
- Customize the account registration
- Powerful sem/seo features
- Manage your orders
- Promote your products
- Offer coupon codes
- Add new features to your shop
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