Drupal Commerce for Online Stores
We’d like to share with you the great news! The Drupal-land meets a new inhabitant – Drupal Commerce! It presents a new type of online stores based on the Drupal 7 core, but providing more simplified structure. Previously Drupal offered very complex functionalities for regular users, so that’s why many of them use other solutions for their websites.
Being driven by the idea to create simple and user-friendly online store powered by Drupal, Commerce Guys tried to include all necessary features that help to build easy-manageable Drupal online store.
But what makes such online stores special?
Drupal Commerce store is made by configuring modules and interfaces that’s why the logic and layout of your website is ready to change right along with the growth of your business.
• Built for Growth
With Drupal Commerce store you will forget how hard it can be to accommodate a website for processing tens of thousands of transactions a day.
• Drupal 7 Based
This core gives you an opportunity to build and expand functionality of your site with thousands of other contributed Drupal modules.
• Connects Socially
Here you will find integration popular networks where your customers will be able to share your products or services.
• Continuously Innovating
Each new version of core and contributed modules opens the door for wide-ranging changes in architecture and the UI to keep the project current and competitive.
• Community Driven
This CMS product was created with contribution of Drupal community and efforts of hundreds of developers from all over the world.
• Design Freedom
You have complete control over how your store looks through Drupal’s theme layer. Start with any number of freely available or premium themes and tweak the CSS and HTML until it twinkles in your designer’s eye.
• Truly Flexible
Drupal Commerce makes no hard-coded assumptions about your product display needs or business model. You can literally build your site to meet your needs using Drupal’s core interfaces to manage your data objects, page and block layouts, and business logic.
• Full Featured
The core systems offer a complete product administration system, shopping cart, and checkout form. It supports multilingual and multi-currency out of the box, with additional eCommerce features and usability enhancements provided by contributed modules.
Drupal Commerce was developed from the start to support international currency, tax, and language needs. Its core pricing engine and contributed modules make it easy to support alternate prices per currency or dynamic currency conversion and VAT inclusive product price displays.
The Drupal Commerce extension list is full of third-party integrations for payment gateways, fulfillment services, accounting applications, social networks, and much more. The API has been built to be extended and to support the import and export of your eCommerce data.
• Mobile Ready
The future is mobile, and Drupal plans to shine on the small screen. Designing responsive eCommerce sites is a breeze with several base themes leading the way, and accessing Drupal data through web services has never been easier thanks to the powerful Services module.
• Open Source
Unlike other eCommerce projects, Drupal Commerce not just open source in name only. Licensed under the GPL with no fees to access any of its features, the software is community focused and free for use by merchants all over the world.
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< << Coming Soon >>>
In December TemplateMonster will present its own Drupal Commerce themes. These templates are produced in cooperation of TemplateMonster team with Commerce Guys, so they will contain all those features mentioned above. So stay in touch and subscribe for the launch notification e-mail to be informed about all upcoming news.