how can i create a web shopping card

jsn

Registered
Hi

I need to create a web catalog like a shopping card with 20 products that I want to sell over the net

is there any existing solition (templates) that will allow me to create these web pages?

thanks
jsn
 

jimr

McInstigator
There are many sites which offer lists of various web-based applications

which use Perl, CGI, PHP to implement a shopping cart on your web-site.

Additional things you may need to consider is security and method of payment.

There are also sites which will handle all the details for you.

You can get a secure site, and they have pages which allow you to access and enter your data and pictures. Then you send you visitors to the special site to purchase, and they get returned to your site when they are finished.

The third alternative is to buy an existing solution which will be installed and maintained at your site. for a fee.

The home brew is most rewarding if you an do some modifications to perl scripts by your self, and follow some instructions for setting up a SSL server for taking creditcard data over the net.

In actuality you can be equally secure if you understand how to set up security issues and certificates by your self, but some customers may hesitate if their browsing software cannot recognize your certificate as belonging to known and trusted networks.

There are several issues which you need to get clear on , but everything is doable.

http://www.google.com

Search for "shopping cart"
and or "CGI scripts" "PHP"
to name a few.
 

yogel

Registered
you could pay me to write one :)

if you are already hosting with an ISP - i'd suggest that you talk to them. Most of them (at least in Australia) have some form of shopping cart facilility through products like inetstore.

Andrew
 
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