Ramblings About e-commerce

How to Create a Fully Functional Product Catalog with Ecwid

Ecwid is a free online store known for its compatibility across any existing site, its ease of use, and its speed. I have used it myself and I can say that it is indeed the easiest e-commerce implementation that I … Continue reading

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Five Steps to Set a New Default Currency in OpenCart

As a newbie in OpenCart, I was a bit lost when I first tried to change the default currency of my OpenCart installation. I’ve been working on a project built from OpenCart for some months now and today I want … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Adding Custom Fields in OpenCart 1.5 Create Account, Using vQmod

EDIT Nov 5, 2011: This mod was tested on┬áversion 1.5.1.2 Last time I made a tutorial about adding custom fields in OpenCart 1.5, particularly in creating a new account. Today I will do the same using vQmod. But before I … Continue reading

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How to Add Custom Fields to Customers in OpenCart 1.5

EDIT Nov 5, 2011: This mod was tested on┬áversion 1.5.1.2 Today I will show you how to add custom fields to customers in OpenCart 1.5, which is one of the most exciting shopping carts on the internet to date. I … Continue reading

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