Category: Web Development & Design - page 4

How to Completely Block Off OpenCart with Maintenance Mode

One morning, I received an email from my boss instructing me to completely block off the company’s online store which was in its development stage. Apparently, switching it to Maintenance Mode was not enough. My boss didn’t want people to see the design of the website (because in Maintenance Mode the layout is still visible)..

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301 Redirect When Transferring a Website from Subdomain to Parent Domain

So here’s the scenario: You created a website, or let’s say a blog, and decided to use a subdomain instead of your top-level domain for various reasons you do not understand. After a couple of weeks and Google crawls, you realize that Alexa is having a hard time reading analytics of websites using subdomains unknown..

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How To Hide Tax in OpenCart 1.5 Without Affecting Price

Do you want to hide the subtle Ex Tax value under your product prices in OpenCart but still want it calculated with the price? You might already know that you can hide the tax in the administration panel: Go to your store administration Go to System > Settings Click the Edit link that corresponds to..

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Migrating OpenCart from Local to Hosting Server

Today I will show you a simple tutorial on how to migrate your OpenCart installation from your local (development) server to your hosting server. Let’s get started: Step 1: Backup database from local server. Step 2: Backup OpenCart shop folder from local server. Step 3: Create and import database to hosting server. Step 4: Copy..

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High Quality Social Media Icons from Deviantart

Are you looking for a high quality set of social media icons? I have listed some of the best icons in Deviantart, often used as social media buttons for those sharing buttons in blogs, websites, and such. Just click the image to redirect yourself to the page. Please spread the love and send your appreciation..

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Adding Custom Fields in OpenCart 1.5 Using vQmod: Administration Panel

In a previous post, I shared a vQmod XML file that enables the customer in OpenCart (version 1.5) to add an additional field when creating a new account with the Salutation field. However, what if you want to view and edit the Salutation field in the administration panel? In this post I will share to..

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