29 Days Of Code, Rocking osCommerce AGAIN!

  What is it? At least 29 scripts or modules for osCommerce. How does it work? Just like last year, a bunch of modules released day by day at pocket money prices. On February 1st, a module is released at a cost of £1.00. On February 2nd, another module is released at a cost of… Read More »

Silktide Cookie Consent Plugin for osCommerce

If you are using it, you need to make a code change as per this link. Find: <script type=”text/javascript”>window.cookieconsent_options = {“message”:”{$message}”, “dismiss”:”{$dismiss}”, “learnMore”:”{$more}”, “link”:”{$link}”, “theme”:”{$theme}”};</script”> <script type=”text/javascript”> src=”//s3.amazonaws.com/cc.silktide.com/cookieconsent.latest.min.js”></script”> Change to: <script>window.cookieconsent_options = {“message”:”{$message}”, “dismiss”:”{$dismiss}”, “learnMore”:”{$more}”, “link”:”{$link}”, “theme”:”{$theme}”};</script> <script src=”//cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/cookieconsent2/1.0.9/cookieconsent.min.js”></script> That’s all folks.

Order Status Messages … Admin Change

I was approached by a long standing customer who uses the inbuilt “Order Status” system a lot (eg change from processing to delivered and so on). A nuisance of the system is that he had to copy and paste the same message multiple times per day when updating. I know there are at least a… Read More »

Another 28 Days Of Code ?

During February 2015, some of you will remember I coded up some cool modules and released then day by day. 28 Days of Code was sort of a last minute idea which stemmed from an idea that dear old John made while in a chat with me…as it was last minute it was very stressful… Read More »

Limit Product Sales?

Today from a long standing client; I want limit Product Sales to 1 per customer… That seemed like a really strange question, as what shopowner in their right mind would want to limit sales? Then it became clear…this shopowner not only sells tangible items, but also intangible items such as event tickets. Thinking further, I… Read More »

osCommerce News and Updates

I’m going to be emailing once or twice month – and each mail will contain interesting news, maybe a special offer, maybe some free code that no-one else gets. You can sign up by inserting your email address into the form below and click “subscribe”. Nice and easy. It’s a Mailchimp list so if you… Read More »

Guest Checkout? Customer Actions…

If you are running any flavour of guest checkout, it is likely that your buyers have no way to easily perform after-sale actions. Typical examples would be; 1. Contact you about the order Of course they could do this via your contact_us form, but they would have to somehow find their order number. Or you,… Read More »

osCommerce and Mandrill

Lots of hosts have now placed rules and limits on emails, so if you are one of those shopowners having problems with emails being sent and received, maybe it’s time to use Mandrill to send and receive email… What is Mandrill A system that allows you to send Transactional Emails (eg; contact us, order updates… Read More »