Category Archives: Style

Delivery Time in osCommerce

The other day, I was asked about the possibility of including a time selection field in the shipping page of an osCommerce site. A typical example would be a delivery service such as a flower shop. This is very alike my previous code for selcting a delivery date which works well. Basically, all I had… Read More »

Update on Hot 100 osCommerce sites

I found some time yesterday to update the osCommerce Hot 100 list. It’s surprising how many Shop Owners let their domains lapse, or just give up entirely. I found one shop had the “whos_online” error showing for over 3 months, which was a bit sad as this was a shop that was using one of… Read More »

New Template Available for RC osCommerce

I spent some time creating a template for RC versions of osCommerce. I’m going to sell this at the same sort of price that Template Monster sell their templates for…but read on to learn how to get this template “at no cost”… Overall Idea of the template look The header area includes; search box language… Read More »

Display Price in two different sizes?

At the official osCommerce forum, Matt asked; How can I get the prices to display with two different sized fonts ie $129.95 You can plainly see that he is trying to show the cents in a different way than the dollars. This is very easy to accomplish; Open up /includes/classes/currencies.php Find: [php]if ($calculate_currency_value == true)… Read More »

Traffic Lights for showing Stock in osCommerce

The other day a client approached me about a feature which he had seen on a store (not an osCommerce store). To cut a long story short, it showed available levels of stock in a “traffic light” system; More than 10 on hand = green Between 2 and 9 = orange Less than 2 =… Read More »

osCommerce v3 and Thrashbox

Thrashbox is a css way to create great looking boxes. You can view the homepage and a load of reading material at Enjoy! It’s really simple to get this effect into osCommerce, image below; Look good, don’t they. All you need to do id be using the “default” layout of osc v3 (not the… Read More »

Show Products Ordered on Order Summary

Yesterday an osCommerce client of mine asked me to come up with some code for showing what the person had ordered WITHOUT having to click on the individual orders… So, I set to thinking and came up with the idea of showing the products ordered in the orders.php page. So, instead of seeing a normal… Read More »

Mash the Product Info Page

HOw many times have you seen an osCommerce store that has the same boring old layout for the product_info.php page? 100s of times, I bet. Even some of the templates from Template Monster etc have only amended the larger picture rather than concentrating on smaller changes to individual pages. Today, whilst I was doing one… Read More »

Nice Testimonial

Done with the E-book That sure made things easy. Wish I had heard of it along time ago. I would recommend it to any one that is learning to use the OSC program. That is not php savvy. Many Many Thanks Ben It’s always nice to receive good words from people who have found my… Read More »

osCommerce Makeover Service

You did a truly wonderful job!! The credit card images are great, I just love how that looks, and the add on for the specials is awesome. I am so happy that I found you in the forums, and I will definitely call on you first in the future if I need anything else done.… Read More »