8 posts
  • 4 Years of Membership
  • Collector Level 1
vincentgentile
says

Can anyone suggest a good e commerce theme/plug-in ….? Client will have 30 category’s of products and several hundred products on the site.

Very new to word press.

3439 posts
  • Author Level 4
  • Collector Level 2
  • Community Superstar
  • United States
+2 more
organicbee
says
Can anyone suggest a good e commerce theme/plug-in ….? Client will have 30 category’s of products and several hundred products on the site. Very new to word press.

Id use magento as the cart system

2 posts
  • 4 Years of Membership
  • Collector Level 1
ianellis
says

OrganicBee – are you suggesting using Magento and Worpress together?

3439 posts
  • Author Level 4
  • Collector Level 2
  • Community Superstar
  • United States
+2 more
organicbee
says
OrganicBee – are you suggesting using Magento and Worpress together?

no Im suggesting using magneto by it self thats a lot of products to use with the current wordpress cart systems you can integrate wordpress into it if youd like or use the blog plugin for magento, but without knowing the whole needs of the client its somewhat hard to tell you the best solution but a cart system that large I personally would avoid using wordpress solely

4 posts
  • 5 Years of Membership
  • Collector Level 1
  • Exclusive Author
  • United States
erv832
says

I totally agree with OrganicBeeMedia. All the Wordpress ecommerce/cart plugins are not robust enough to handle that kind of product volume and the documentation is awful, and most of them are bug-ridden. Save yourself a lot of headaches and use Magento. Although Magento’s theming framework is unnecessarily complex and xml-happy (it gives me flashbacks to Struts 1 programming), you’ll save time and frustration in the end.

1950 posts Do the Needful
  • Weekly Top Seller
  • Author Level 8
  • Elite Author
  • 5 Years of Membership
+12 more
JamiGibbs
says

WP ecommerce plugin is a great place to start. Let me know if you need help customizing it.

http://getshopped.org/

by
by
by
by
by
by