X-Cart

What is X-Cart?
X-Cart is a robust e-commerce software & shopping cart solution. It has many great features that help make it one of the most trusted e-commerce platforms in the world, one that thousands of successful businesses around the world use today.

What are some of the main benefits of using X-Cart?

  • Sell anything – products, services, even downloads.
  • Sell online and offline with the X-Cart POS system
  • Responsive Design (fully customizable!) out of the box
  • Unlimited products, categories and admin accounts
  • Fully compliant with payment data security standards
  • Integration with all popular payment gateways and shipping carriers
  • Marketing tools including coupons, discounts etc
  • Mobile Ready

What are some of the technical features?

  • Bootstrap-based responsive design for optimal performance on all types of devices, from cell and tablet to widescreen desktop out of the box
  • Mobile skin as an additional option for those who have a large volume of smartphone traffic
  • Secure shopping cart and checkout support
  • Easily customizable
  • Cross-Browser, Multi-Platform, for all types of gadgets

What about that integrated X-Cart POS system?
Control the products, orders and inventory of both retail and online stores within a single web interface. X-Cart Point of Sale allows you to use one web-based system to manage your retail store and your website.

  • Add a new product to the database and decide whether it should be available in the online storefront, or if you want to sell it in your retail store only, or in both.
  • Accept payments, print receipts and barcode labels.
  • Works with popular and affordable hardware - that you probably already have. If not, you can easily purchase it.

What shopping features does X-Cart have?

  • Sell anything – products, services, even downloads (e-goods)
  • Search options - site map, comprehensive product search and filters, suggestions during typing
  • Easy product browsing - products quick look, catalog pages are updated via AJAX without page reloading
  • Product viewing – product comparisons, large image product viewing within-page zoom function, specifications, out-of-stock messages
  • User-friendly shopping - saved cart sessions, printable invoices
  • Special pricing and promotions – discount coupons, gift certificates, quantity discounts, wholesale pricing
  • Abandoned Cart Reminder
  • Shopping cart options - mini-cart viewable on any page
  • Fast one-page checkout (working for anonymous customers as well)
  • Customer management – memberships, second address line for user profiles, customer accounts and order history, password reminder
  • Shipping cost estimation: can quickly calculate a shipping cost for the order
  • Order management – account pages, order history, order tracking
  • Use existing accounts from social networks during checkout, Facebook comments tab and Social sharing buttons

What social features does X-Cart have?

  • Authorization via social profiles (Facebook, Google, etc)
  • Link your online store to your Twitter and Facebook accounts
  • Like, Tweet, G+ and Pin buttons for sharing content and products

What catalog management features does X-Cart have?

  • Unlimited category nesting
  • Unlimited number of products and categories
  • Products can be assigned to multiple categories
  • Import/export to CSV files
  • Inventory tracking per product
  • Thumbnail images for categories
  • Product thumbnail generator with sharpness filter
  • Members-only categories

What are some of the best selling features that X-Cart has?

  • “Featured Products” and “Related Products” lists
  • Up-selling and cross-selling
  • “On Sale” and “New Arrivals” lists
  • Unlimited product options/variants/properties with optional price modifiers
  • Unlimited custom input fields for products
  • Multiple pricing options based on membership level or type of customer
  • HTML-enriched product descriptions
  • Unlimited number of product images
  • Printable invoices and receipts
  • Order changes tracking
  • Downloadable product files like PDF specs and descriptions
  • Unlimited number of admin accounts
  • Supports restricted "shipping/fulfillment" admin accounts
  • Configurable measurement units, date/time formats and currency symbol
  • WYSIWYG editor for catalog and CMS
  • Localization & internationalization features, support for German, French and Russian languages
  • Shipping & Tax Features
  • Real-time shipping quotes from Australia Post, Canada Post, FedEx, UPS and USPS servers
  • Unlimited number of custom-defined delivery methods
  • Flat rate, weight, order total and per-item based shipping
  • Different weight limits for different delivery methods
  • International, domestic and local shipping
  • Sales tax and UK VAT
  • Shipment/fulfillment staff zone
  • Digital delivery
  • Ability to define handling/freight charges
  • Customizable tax calculation
  • Product-specific taxes
  • Taxes & shipping fees depending on client's location
  • Supported shipping carriers
  • Australia Post Canada Post FedEx UPS USPS
  • Marketing & Search Features
  • Integration with Google Analytics
  • Configurable page titles and META tags for product, category and static pages (main site language only)
  • Custom search engine friendly URLs for product, category and static pages
  • XML sitemap
  • Special pricing and offers: discount coupons, quantity discounts, wholesale pricing, list/market price, on-sale deals
  • Product Ratings and Reviews
  • OpenGraph meta tags used when sharing product pages in Facebook, Google+ or other social network
  • Top selling products
  • Featured products, New arrivals and Coming soon blocks promoting products in your shop
  • Who bought/viewed this product also bought
  • Recently viewed product list
  • Flexible banner system
  • Payment Solution Features
  • PA-DSS compliant via X-Payments payment module
  • Multiple payment options including electronic or e-checks
  • Compatible with popular payment gateways including PayPal
  • Authorize and capture transactions
  • Customers can save their credit cards for new orders
  • Subscriptions
  • Re-using credit cards on file for Phone orders
  • Fraud screening for credit card payments (via KOUNT)
  • 3D Secure for credit card payments (via CardinalCommerce)

What are the supported payment providers X-Cart integrates with?

  • PayPal
  • Payflow
  • Stripe
  • 2Checkout.com
  • 5th Dimension Logistics (Payment Redirect)
  • 5th Dimension Logistics
  • American Express Payment Gateway
  • ANZ eGate
  • Authorize.Net
  • Barclaycard ePDQ e-Commerce
  • Beanstream
  • BluePay
  • BrainTree
  • Caledon
  • CardinalCommerce Centinel
  • Chase Paymentech Orbital
  • CyberSource
  • DIBS
  • DirectOne
  • ECHOnline
  • Elavon
  • ePDQ
  • eProcessing Network
  • eSec
  • eSelect
  • eWay
  • FirstData
  • GoEmerchant
  • Global Iris
  • HSBC
  • Intuit Quickbooks
  • iTransact
  • iDEAL Rabobank Professional
  • Meritus Payments
  • Meritus Payment XP
  • Netbilling
  • Netregistry
  • Ogone
  • PayGate Korea
  • ayPal
  • ayflow
  • iwi
  • PSiGate XML
  • Quantum Gateway
  • Realex
  • Sage Pay GO
  • SecurePay
  • SkipJack TSYS
  • Skrill
  • Stripe
  • SagePay (Form)
  • USA ePay
  • Virtual Merchant
  • Webmoney
  • WebXpress
  • Worldpay

What are some of the administration features X-Cart includes?

  • Printable invoices and receipts
  • Order changes tracking
  • Login from anywhere in the world via a Web browser
  • Unlimited number of admin accounts
  • Support for restricted "shipping/fulfillment" admin accounts
  • Full inventory control
  • Configurable measurement units, date/time formats and currency symbol
  • WYSIWYG editor for catalog and CMS
  • Payment processing modules for all major gateways
  • Web-based installation wizard
  • Import/export data via CSV (compatible with Excel)
  • HTML emails
  • Localization & internationalization features
  • Configurable contact form
  • Product feeds to Google Shopping, eBay e-Commerce Network (shopping.com), Shopzilla, Nextag, Pricegrabber

What are some of the security features X-Cart includes?

  • Full support of HTTPS/SSL protocols
  • 100% PCI-DSS compliant
  • Strong SHA-2 encryption for sensitive customer data
  • Notifications on failed login attempts
  • Backup system
  • Form CAPTCHA to reduce bot spam
  • Staff action logging
  • Fraud screening for credit card payments (via KOUNT)
  • 3D Secure for credit card payments (via CardinalCommerce)

What are the development advantages of using X-Cart?

  • Open source PHP code
  • Support for UNIX/Linux, Windows and Mac OS X servers
  • Powered by MySQL database
  • 4 basic skins
  • 100% template-based customizable skins
  • Debug console
  • Object-oriented MVC architecture
  • Flexible modular system allows customizing without hacks to core files and enables automated upgrades
  • Fully customizable design & layout
  • CMS capabilities (static HTML pages)
  • Marketplace with 3rd party modules is available to all merchants from their admin area
  • Free developer support via X-Cart developers email
  • Partner program
  • Using ORM technique (Doctrine 2)
  • Speed optimized architecture
  • Support of Memcached
  • X-cited to Start?
  • Open Store in Cloud or Download X-Cart
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