Monthly Archives: January 2013

Offline shop, online shop + point of sale

I’ve been thinking lately about EPOS system for stocktaking for this scenario; – offline retail shop in the high street – online shop The need is there to ensure that we don’t oversell in the online shop. To this end, what is needed is some type of EPOS (point of sale) system that simply allows… Read More »

Grouping together products for easy purchasing

Imagine for example that you owned a gift shop running osCommerce, and your gifts are in categories…fairly straighforward shop setup, right? Now imagine that it is a month or so away from Valentines day, and you want to make a new page in your shop on which you will add some products from “this” category… Read More »

Quality Templates for osCommerce 2.3.x for FREE ?

I have a good offer on at the moment whereby anyone who purchases the “Designing osCommerce 2.3.x” eBook on or before 31 January 2013 can choose a quality coded theme/template for FREE. So, if you have been umming and aahing about buying my eBook, now is the ideal time to go ahead and spend a… Read More »

Making a simple “similar products” module

By “similar products” module, I mean s similar products to the product you are already looking at. What do we need to show; 1. products name (linked to it’s own product page). 2. products price These need to be shown in the product info page. The “similar”ness feature will be simple list of the products… Read More »