For more Website Design and OpenCart Online Shop tutorials please visit: http://www.ukusmarketing.co.uk/website-design-peterborough.html How to access and amend system settings in OpenCart. 1. On the navigation bar hover over 'System' and click SETTINGS. 2. Select 'EDIT' on the right-hand side. 3. Under 'General' fill in your contact details; these details will be displayed on the contact us page. The e-mail address you supply will be used to receive e-mails when a client fills in your OpenCart forms. 4. Open the 'Store' tab; enter your STORE TITLE and a BRIEF DESCRIPTION. (Be sure to use keywords in both your title and meta description). 5. Open the 'Local' tab; select your LANGUAGE, LOCATION and DEFAULT CURRENCY. 6. Open the 'Option' tab. Here you can customise your store settings and enter the files accepted via your forms. (I.E. jpg,.gif,.png,.doc,.docx,.zip,.pdf,.txt,.csv,.tpl,.wpp) 7. Under 'Image', select your LOGO. 8. Under 'Server', enter an ENCRYPTION KEY.
For more Website Design and OpenCart Online Shop tutorials please visit: http://www.ukusmarketing.co.uk/website-design-peterborough.html How to select and configure payment methods in OpenCart OpenCart offers over 20 payment gateways, but for this tutorial we are going to configure payments by PayPal. 1. Hover over extensions in the navigation bar and select PAYMENTS. 2. Click EDIT on PayPal standard. 3. Enter the e-mail address you wish PayPal payments to be made to. 4. Click NO for sandbox mode. 5. For TRANSACTION MODE, select SALE, (if you would like the funds paid immediately into your account), OR AUTHORISATION (if you would like the option to accept or decline payment within your PayPal account.). 6. Next set the relevant statuses for your orders. You may wish to set these all to processing, and then amend them manually via sale – orders. 7. Select the GEO ZONE that this method applies to. 8. ENABLE status. 9. Give a sort order of ONE. 10. Click SAVE.
For more Website Design and OpenCart Online Shop tutorials please visit: http://www.ukusmarketing.co.uk/website-design-peterborough.html How to access your OpenCart administration area. 1. In the browser, enter your domain-name/store-name/admin. 2. In the username field enter ADMIN. 3. Enter your PASSWORD. 4. Click LOGIN. Your store name and password will be provided to you by ukusmarketing. If you have forgotten your password click 'forgotten password'. 1. Enter the e-mail address associated with your online store; this will be admin(@)domainname.co.uk if configured by ukusmarketing. 2. Finally click RESET. The instructions will be sent to your e-mail address enabling you to reset your password.
For more Website Design and OpenCart Online Shop tutorials please visit: http://www.ukusmarketing.co.uk/website-design-peterborough.html How to add categories in OpenCart. 1. On the navigation bar hover over catalogue and click categories. 2. Click insert. 3. Enter the CATEGORY NAME. 4. If you would like a description to be seen when customers click this category, enter a DESCRIPTION. (You may or may not wish to enter a meta description, and, one or two keywords) This is only necessary if you wish this category to rank in the search engines. 5. Under the data tab, select a PARENT CATEGORY (if applicable). If you would like a photo displayed alongside this category, select an image. You may also choose to have this category displayed on the navigation bar, enter how many columns you would like, subcategories or products, to be displayed in the drop down menu. 6. Enter a SORT ORDER. (This will determine the categories placing on the navigation bar or if it is a subcategory, it's placing on the drop down menu.) 7. Finally ENABLE status.
1. On the navigation bar hover over 'Catalog' and click products. 2. To insert a new product click insert on the right-hand side. Alternatively to copy an existing product check the corresponding box and click copy. 3. Under the general tab enter the product name, product description, a meta description and a keyword. Be sure to include your keyword within your meta description, as this will improve your search engine rankings. Meta descriptions should be no more than 160 characters as they are shown on the search engine results page. 4. Under the data tab enter the product code, price, tax class, primary image, shipping requirement, enable status and enter sort order. Sort order will define the order in which your products will be displayed. 5. Under the links tab select the category you would like the product to be displayed within. 6. If you would like additional images to be displayed on your product descriptions select the image tab and add these additional images. If you have not already uploaded these images into opencart you will be able to upload them from your desktop now (see tutorial, how to upload images in opencart) for more details. 7. Click Save. This concludes our tutorial on 'How to add products in OpenCart'. For more Website Design and OpenCart Online Shop tutorials please visit: http://www.ukusmarketing.co.uk/website-design-peterborough.html
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