|Understanding the Article Manager|
|Article Manger is an easy-to-use, SEO friendly option for providing your customers with information about your products and your site. While our articles provide useful information, they also provide an example of how the Article Manager contribution works. One important point to noitce ...more|
|Do I need an SSL certificate?|
|The short answer is, absolutely.
An SSL certificate provides security for your customers data. Without one, their data is not protected and you will, most likely, lose customers. That is because even little old grandmothers surfing the web know that they are supposed to look for the https in the ur...more|
|Header Tags Explained|
|Header Tags can be a confusing phase when it comes to osCommerce shops. Header Tags, in the original meaning, refers to the H tags (h1 through h6) used in HTML coding. But in osCommerce shops, it refers to the title and meta tags that are placed in the section of a page. The phase was used in the na...more|
|Many of our customers have asked how the blog portion of the Article Manager addon works. So we've added this blog article as an example. Please feel free to post your thougts on it here.|
|What Is osCommerce|
|One of the most common questions we receive is What Is osCommerce? Oscommerce is a free, online shopping cart. It is one of the oldest open source shopping carts around and has always had the largest usage. The reason for that success is because of what are called "contributions" or "addons." These ...more|
|CRE Loaded is a shopping cart built on the oscommerce shopping cart package. It comes with about 40 addons already installed. While this may seem like a good idea on the surface, once the cart begins to age, maintaining all of those addons becomes a tremendous job. The CRE developers recognized this...more|
|When it comes to hosts, we are not all equal. Any host can offer osCommerce Hosting so that is not of too much importance. But once you've signed up with a host, the true meaning of osCommerce Hosting becomes known. Hearing a host say something like, "We don't offer support for the package..." when ...more|
|Finding a good host is one of the most difficult aspects in being a shop owner. Fortunately, you have us. We are so confident that you will like us as a host, we offer Free Hosting.Getting free hosting with us is simple. Just create a hosting account, choose the annual package and get an additional ...more|
|Receive a free one-year ssl certificate with any new, yearly, hosting account. The certificate will be installed into your account once the account is setup. The certificate is a standard, 128 bit, certificate. There's no limit on the number of free certicates you may receive.|
|Paypal Options Explained|
|With so many paypal options, it is difficult to known which to use. This article shows the pros and cons of each so you may better decide.
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|Discount Coupon versus Gift Vouchers|
|Of all of the discount-related addons, the Discount Coupons and Gift Vouchers addons are the most popular. They generally serve the same purpose but there are important differences that should be noted since only one can be installed and working at one time.
|Upgrading to osCommerce 2.3|
|As times goes by, more and more shop owners are thinking about upgrading their pre-2.3 shops to the latest version. There are many reasons why this should be done. Some of which are
The latest version is more secure.
Addons for pre-2.3 shops are either not being developed or not very well suppor...more|
|Ransomware and osCommerce|
|Like some story in a television show, Ransomware has begun to affect online shops. Ransomware is a type of malware (malicious software) that causes the loss of control of all aspects of a computer. Unless a clean backup is available, the only way to recover from it is to pay the ransom to the compan...more|