OpenCart is an online store management software.
There are reasons to adopt this software.
The software is available in several languages and even has forums also in several.
You will be able to consult the statistics of your online store. A careful study will allow the owner to make good choices.
Open source and free
The solution is 100% open-source, i.e. you can access the codes to customize as you wish. For this purpose, if you work with a developer or with web development skills, you can implement your vision without worrying about limitations.
A wide choice of ready-to-use features
Thanks to the web community behind this management software’s success, you can benefit from ready-to-use features and themes. Indeed, thanks to these tools, you can create or improve your store without having to start from scratch.
Some features of OpenCart
What features does OpenCart offer us?
Different types of payment systems
The store will meet the needs of different customers through a wide range of payment types and thus retain valuable customers. At the same time, seduce potential customers.
Possibility of having a mobile application
There is a strong tendency to use apps. Fans of online shopping are no exception. With the management software, it is possible to easily build its application thanks to the OpenCart Android / iOS Mobile App Builder extension in a few clicks.
It is possible to move from a simple e-commerce site to a Marketplace. The OpenCart marketplace extension can activate your site’s multi-seller functionality without modifying the base code of the site. This module also simplifies management.
Some disadvantages of OpenCart
The disadvantages of OpenCart are:
Compatibility issues between extensions and OpenCart due to an update of it.
Setting up the order form is not easy.
Many developers, with or without excellent knowledge, create plugins. The result is very often disappointing.