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WP Online Store


Version 1.3.1 Update info

WP Online Store is a all in one eCommerce plugin for WordPress that utilizes the legendary osCommerce online store software. Hundreds of easy to use features, integrates into ANY WordPress theme + great support.
WP Online Store with osCommerce is one of the most popular eCommerce solutions on the internet and has more features than we could ever list (we tried below). It also has a very easy to use admin area, so set up is a breeze. Having your WordPress site become a fully operational online store has never been easier, its as simple as 1- Install, 2- Activate, and 3- Add store to page.

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WP Online Store 1.3.1 Features:

(Uses osCommerce V.2.3.1)

  • NEW: Grid or list view option for product pages (selectable in admin area or switchable on front end by user).
  • NEW: Product sort order for visitors. Now users can sort products by price, most popular, newest, most viewed.
  • NEW: Order editor
  • NEW: Login Radius social media login system
  • NEW: “off” switch for Google translate
  • NEW: Product sort order
  • NEW: Added a Product qty field to the product page.
  • NEW: Added “Continue Shopping” button to checkout.
  • NEW: Added “next” and “previous” buttons to product pages.
  • NEW: Fixed small search issue (search was only checking product names not the descriptions)
  • NEW: Took out HTML coding from product titles to avoid special character issues.
  • Ajax attribute manager. All features enabled by default for a complete ready-to-go solution.
  • Unlimited products & categories available
  • Sell physical (shippable) and virtual (downloadable) products.
  • Discount Coupon Codes Manager.
  • Ajax attribute manager
  • Added home page slide show / rotating banner module..
  • “Quick Start” menu to get the essential done easily
  • Added multiple new store themes to the Theme Switcher addon.
  • Added Quantity price breaks contribution. (Price is based on quantity purchased)
  • Added Modular home page addon to allow easy rearranging of home page. You can add product scrollers, text areas, remove “new products” and more
  • Added Category description field.
  • Added home page image banner rotator / slide-show with easy image upload via admin.
  • Added ability to copy attributes from one product to another. (Attribute cloner)
  • Guest checkout (Purchase without account)
  • Ability to turn off the store features and use as a catalog / brochure instead.
  • Easy Populate Mass Product Upload Tool.
  • Information Page creator / Editor.
  • Customer Registration & Login System with email verification, profile, order history.
  • Simple control panel allows easy addition, editing and deleting of products, images, categories, special offers and more.
  • Built in HTML newsletter system with mass email software (email your entire customer list from your admin area)
  • Product Reviews (editable)
  • Easily add product options, (size, color, custom etc)
  • Multiple shipping calculators available (FedEx, UPS USPS etc) plus the ability to add additional worldwide shipping companies.
  • Auto sales tax calculation. If you charge sales tax on your product, system checks customer’s credit card address and automatically charges relevant sales tax if necessary.
  • Inventory tracking (site warns you when your inventory is low, can even display “out of stock” message if you run out).
  • Full in-site search engine, visitors can search products by name, keyword, price etc.
  • Custom invoices & packaging slips can be printed directly from your administrators control panel.
  • Easy set up of sale items or special deals, with calendar to set start and finish dates.
  • Spanish language pack available (other additional languages being worked on).
  • International currencies.
  • Order Tracking and Auto-responders
  • “Send to a Friend” feature
  • Credit Card Validation
  • SSL compatible for additional transaction security
  • Percentage and Set Shipping and Handling Fees
  • Advanced Administration Tools
  • Statistics for products and customers
  • Multicurrency support for international transactions
  • Automatically update currency exchange rates
  • All orders stored in the database for fast and efficient retrieval
  • Customers can view their order history and order status
  • Customer address book for multiple shipping and billing addresses
  • Secure transactions with SSL
  • Number of available products in each category can be shown or hidden
  • Global and per-category bestsellers list
  • Can display what other customers have ordered (“people that ordered this, also ordered”… similar to
  • Accept numerous offline payment processing (checks, money orders, COD, offline credit card processing)
  • Weight, price, and destination based shipping modules available
  • Real-time quotes available from multiple a shipping companies
  • Flexible tax implementation on a state and country basis
  • Set different tax rates for different products

More information can be found at

WP Online Store prefers :
PHP 5+
MySQL 5+

WordPress 3 ? 3.3 can both run with PHP 4 / MySQL 4 but we recommended version 5 for both

The best hosting condition would be:
PHP version 5.2.4 or greater
MySQL version 5.0.15 or greater
WordPress 3.2 or higher

Help and Support

Please visit the help area in our help desk area for help documentation, tickets and even live chat.

Community Support Forums

Please visit (and participate in) the WP Online Store forum (


1: The easy way.
Log into your WordPress admin area, go to Plugins, click Add New, then search for “WP Online Store”. After finding us simply click on “install now”, click OK in the pop up and you’re done.

2: Installing directly using zip file method.
Download the WP Online Store zip file to your computer from.
Now log into your WordPress admin area, select Plugins, click Add New, then click “upload” in the top list of options.
Using “browse” find the downloaded WP Online Store zip file on your computer, upload it and click “Install Now”.
After the plugin is installed, click “activate” and you’re done.

NOTE: Some hosting servers have specific file upload limits around 2MB its possible you may get an error depending on your hosting company’s server settings. You can either increase the upload limit (if you know what you’re doing) or just unzip the folder and use the FTP method below.

3: To install plugin manually via FTP or similar:
Download the WP Online Store plugin zip file to your computer.
Unzip the file.
Then using whatever FTP program you like, upload the whole folder (Wp-online-store) to the /wp-content/plugins/ folder on your site.
Log into your WordPress admin area, go to Plugins, click on Installed Plugins.
Scroll down to find WP online store and activate.

Finally: Displaying your new store on your WordPress site.

Two very easy methods:
1. Create a new page and add the following short code. [Wp-online-store]…. you’re done.
2. Create a new page and in the page editor icon area (WYSIWYG) you will see a new button with a shopping cart icon…just click it……you’re done.

Contributors & Developers

“WP Online Store” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.


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