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Shopping Cart Software Online Manual

Welcome to the Modular Merchant ecommerce knowledge base!
Consider this knowledge base to be an online manual full of tutorials, walk-throughs, and helpful tips for using Modular Merchant's shopping cart software.
If you have questions on a specific article, post a comment to ask for help. Enjoy!

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All Knowledge Base Categories Subcategories Articles
Shopping Cart Software Components
Shopping Cart Software Components
A look at what each section of the shopping cart software's Administration Area and...
3 29
Getting Started
What you need to know before starting your Modular Merchant account.
0 3
Administration Area
All pages within the software's administration area.
11 1
Home
Your store's dashboard and tools to get up and running.
0 10
Admin
Managing both your Modular Merchant account and those with access to the administration...
2 11
System Settings
System Settings control the behavior of the store's admin area and store...
1 2
Customers
Search, edit and maintain the customers in your online store.
1 9
Design
Control the look of your storefront. Edit text, images and webpage templates.
1 18
Hosting
Host your website along with your shopping cart under your domain name.
1 3
1-Click Upsell
After a customer places an order, allow them to add more products to their order with a single...
1 3
Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate Marketing, or revenue sharing, is a referral-based marketing strategy in which Merchants...
1 14
Digital Delivery
Securely sell any type of files using the store's automated download system.    
1 11
Event Engine
Create incentive-based promotions in your storefront that are automatically applied to the...
1 8
Modular Mailer
Send newsletters and auto-responders to customers triggered by specified events.    
1 7
Product Reviews
Turn your customers into evangelists for your brand when they write product reviews.
1 7
Related Products
Add a list of "recommended products" to various storefront pages, based on the products...
0 2
Reward Points
Reward customers with credits they can spend towards merchandise in your store.  
0 3
Subscription Products
Welcome to the Subscription Products module! The Subscription Products module provides tools to...
2 5
Memberships & Remote Member Validation (RMV) System
0 8
Wish Lists
Help your customers spread the word about the products that they covet.      
1 3
3rd Party Service Integration
Tools that allow your store to communicate with various third-party applications.
1 16
Orders
Manage the transactions that have been placed in your store.
1 5
Products
Configure your store's products, categories and vendors.
1 18
Reports
Find out what's happening, when it happened and who made it happen.
0 8
Shipping
Set the fulfillment rules for how orders are processed and shipped.
1 7
Support
Many resources are available to answer any questions you may encounter.
1 6
Storefront
All pages within the public storefront - where your customers shop.
1 2
Developer's Guide
APIs
A list of publicly-accessible APIs used by the shopping cart software to perform a variety of...
0 8
Code Samples
If you're comfortable with HTML, CSS, JavaScript or PHP, then these articles may help you do neat...
0 4
Database Structure
An outline of the Modular Merchant database structure, and a definition of each database field.
0 148
Document Structure
Structural guidelines for the development of the Modular Merchant codebase.
0 3
Variables Structure
A description of the major PHP variables used by the shopping cart software.
0 2
Glossary
Glossary
Definitions for common terms used in the shopping cart and its documentation.
0 131
Editorial
What's new in MMv4
In Modular Merchant version 4 (MMv4), many components of the shopping cart software were revamped,...
0 6
Bulletins
White-hot important announcements from Modular Merchant that will make your spine tingle and toes...
0 6
Release Notes
See what's new in the world of Modular Merchant's shopping cart software.
0 117
Press Releases
Newsworthy things that happen to have happened to Modular Merchant.
0 6
Merchant Messages
Archives of the Merchant Messages email newsletter.  
0 4
Tips, Tricks and Astounding Revelations
Suggestions that may improve your e-commerce experience.
0 4
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