Magento

Magento

Magento is an open source e-commerce web application built using the Zend Framework. Magento is a feature-rich, professional open-source ecommerce solution that offers developers complete flexibility and control over the look, content and functionality of their online store. Magento’s intuitive administration interface contains powerful marketing, merchandising and content management tools to give development team the power to create sites that are tailored to markets unique business needs, putting no constraints on business processes and flow.

Magento comes in 3 versions for different business sizes and models:
  • Magento Go
  • Magento Community
  • Magento Enterprise
Magento features
  • Analytics and Reporting – the script is integrated with Google Analytics and offers many different reports.
  • Product Browsing – multiple images for products, options for extensive reviews, wishlists and much more.
  • Catalog Browsing – easy navigation, advanced product filtering system, product comparison.
  • Catalog Management – inventory management, batch import and export of products, different tax rates per location, additional product attributes.
  • Customer Accounts – order status and history, e-mail and RSS feeds for products in the wishlist, newsletter subscription, default billing and shipping address.
  • Customer Service – enhanced features for customers’ accounts, Contact Us form, comprehensive order tracking and history, customizable order e-mails.
  • Order Management – create orders through admin area, create multiple invoices shipments and credit memos, call center order creation option.
  • Payment – different payment methods: credit cards, PayPal, Authorize.net, Google Checkout, checks, money orders, support of external payment modules like Cybersource, ePay, eWAY and many more.
  • Shipping – shipping to multiple addresses, flat rating shipping, supports UPS, UPS XML (account rates), FedEx (account rates), USPS and DHL.
  • Checkout – one page checkout, SSL support, checkout without having an account.
  • Search Engine Optimization – 100% Search Engine Friendly, Google SiteMap support.
  • International Support – multiple languages and currencies, list of allowed countries for registration, purchasing and shipping, localization.
  • Marketing Promotions and Tools – coupons, discounts and different promotion options.
  • Site Management – control of multiple web sites, multiple languages, tax rate with support for US and International markets, customizable outlook through templates.