Web has evolved to a great extend since the last few years and this has almost transformed the globe into a global market. Now the online business which is famously known as e commerce allows the web users to buy anything from anywhere in the world at anytime they wish. Users just need to select the item they want to purchase through online. Then they need to follow a few simple steps that will help them purchasing those items sitting and enjoying the comfort of your home. The efficiency of the eCommerce depends in many ways on the effectiveness of the brand promotions, advertisements, marketing strategies and above all on the quality of the products.
This article will try to throw lights on one of the most popular eCommerce WordPress Plugins, Jigoshop eCommerce WordPress Plugin. Though it is quite a common features in all plugins that all of them get installed quickly and easily. Most of the plugins offer more than one option to manage products and are compatible enough with the other plugins which are either free or premium versions. They can be matched with the WordPress themes to offer visual appeal and functionality. Jigoshop is one of those plugins which is quite popular and offer all the features mention above.
Jigoshop is an eCommerce plugin which is developed by a few skilled and experienced professionals for WordPress. Most of these professionals have expertise in delivering online brands for a global shops. Once you install the Jigoshop plugins you can develop a number of product categories, apply attributes in details but you need to make sure that your target customers should find your product with just a few clicks. This plugin offers incoming orders, reviews of the products, sales graphs through a Dashboard remains inside the plugin. This will help you to get an overview regarding the performance of your online store.
Jigoshop Plugin Features:
- It creates virtual products and items easily.
- A wide range of product options are available for each product. For example if you opt for any particular garment you can find various sizes like S, M or L
- It also adds external products
- It creates grouped products
- A number of extensions and themes are available
- Unique and exclusive decision related to eCommerce
- Ready widget
- It helps you to develop adaptive layouts with Skeleton framework
- WordPress installation which should be 3.0 or more than that
- PHP 5.2.4 or more
- MySQL 5.0 or more
- The mod_rewrite Apache module
- Fsockopen support which is necessary for payment gateway IPN access
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A number of new addons along with a new theme have been introduced recently by Jigoshop:
Moneris Payment gateway: It processes over 3 billion debit and credit card transaction for more than 350000 merchants locating across North America. Now they are capable of managing your payments through Moneris Payment gateway, the latest plugin for Jigoshop. First you need to have a Merchant service account then only you will be able to accepts various types of credit cards and a number of payment options along with all types of payment services that you may prefer from the provider running business for a long time.
Beanstream Payment Gateway: This is a another popular provider which has its business in mainly North America and Canada. They are capable to manage most oif all renowned credit cards, many private lable cards, and having a U.S. business proximity it can also provide you with the opportunity of accessing around 150 currencies targeting over 200 countries in the world with native currency solution.
Quickbook (Intuit) Payment Gateway: This comes with a lesser level of integration if compared to the existing Quickbook plugin which syncs the order from the customers automatically just by offering this payment service. You need to activate cURL on the hosting account and also check that your website is SSL enabled.
Mayashop Theme: It is the latest theme added to Jogoshop and it is one of the most stylish as well as flexible themes designed by Jigoshop. There are options that includes selection of full width or boxed layout, fifty custom backgrounds along with uncountable number of background colors. There are eight slider inbuilt withing the Mayashop to facilitate you with the opportunity of promoting products and items with the special offers. On the other hand, megamenu navigation allows your customers to explore your site and go through the products you have in store for them. Responsive design helps the site to be displayed properly on the computers.
About the Author:
The above article is written and edited by Rox, who is a freelance writer for various blogs and communities related to logo and graphic design. In her free time she designs logos and creates graphics for some of her clients. Some of her works can be checked here: Custom Infographics