WP Commerce is a free, open-source WordPress plugin with an extendable, developer-friendly framework. It offers an all-out eCommerce solution for all your business needs – small and big, simple and extraordinary.
WP Commerce’s fully customizable and extendable framework allows developers to create extensions like payment gateways, donation systems, hotel bookings, appointments, reservations, etc. It has several useful hooks that help to develop extensions with ease.
Payment gateways integrated including PayPal Standard.
Complete set of shopping-support pages – Checkout, User Profile, Cart, etc.
User Account Profile with ‘order/purchase history’.
Put “Add to Cart” button anywhere.
Light-weight for faster loading.
Translation support – translate into any language.
Safe and secure.
Lots of developer hooks to easily & quickly develop extensions and add-ons.
Create and integrate payment gateways, donation systems, hotel bookings, appointments, reservations, and so on.
WP Commerce Basics
After the activation of the plugin, you’ll have to create some pages and place the following shortcodes:
You can add the following code manually where you want to show the “Add to Cart” button.
<?php echo do_shortcode('[wpcm_add_to_cart_button item_id="POST_ID" quantity="1" price="20" class="btn"]Add to Cart[/wpcm_add_to_cart_button]'); ?>
Replace POST_ID with post, page or custom post ID.
After creating the above pages you’ll have to select these pages from WP Commerce Settings > Display Settings.
WP Commerce comes with PayPal Standard gateway to accept the payments. If you are looking for more gateways then visit https://webinane.com .
You’ll have to fill out all the fields require for PayPal Standard, so it works smoothly.
If you are looking for “Donations” extension for WP Commerce, please visit Lifeline Donations WP Commerce Extension
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More about WP Commerce
Translation Ready: WP Commerce comes with translation option, so user can translate it into any language.
Tested for Safety and Security: WP Commerce is tested with major WordPress versions, PHP 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3. WP Commerce is fully secured and tested for all XSS security issues.
Developer Friendly: WP Commerce is developer friendly. We invite developers to join the community and develop extensions that are demanding.
PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended
MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended
This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.
webinane-commerce.zip to the
Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Create required pages mentioned above
Choose those pages from WP Commerce settings.
Now Add shortcode
[wpcm_add_to_cart_button item_id="POST_ID" quantity="1" price="20" class="btn"]Add to Cart[/wpcm_add_to_cart_button] where you want to “show add to cart” button
How to setup PayPal Standard ?
Go to your PayPal account > Settings > My Selling Tools , in the Selling Online section, click Update for API Access item.
How to setup IPN URL ?
Go to your PayPal account > Settings > Automatic Notification and there you’ll be able to see Enable IPN. You must enter URL like http://example.com/order-success-page/?type=notify&gateway=paypal
WP Commerce will work with my theme ?
Where can I find the developer documentation?
You can find the detailed documentation about developing extensions and payment gateways http://plugins.webinane.com/docs/WP-commerce-documentation/