8 Useful WordPress Ecommerce Plugins
When people want to sell products online, they usually turn to eBay, Etsy, Amazon, Alibaba, etc. All of these websites take a cut from your sales and then you have to pay shipping costs. You may not know this, but Groupon.com was initially built entirely on WordPress. Sure they had to heavily modify WordPress to get it to work for them, but nowadays building a WordPress Ecommerce solution is easily right at anyone’s fingertips. Below is a list of WordPress Ecommerce related plugins and themes.
Cart66 Lite is a WordPress ecommerce plugin that allows you to process credit cards using Mijireh and sell digital products with Amazon S3 integration. You can sell physical products and services using the plugin along with managing orders and promotions. The plugin can calculate tax by state, zip code, etc. You can sell internationally and set the currency. E-mail receipts can be customized and there is affiliate platform integration.
The paid version of the plugin gets you premium support, community forums, early access to Cart66 new releases, tutorial videos, add-ons, and Cart66 powered themes (coming soon).This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry