eCart is a free and open source shopping cart software that allow you to build a powerful, SEO friendly online shopping cart with a lot of ecommerce features. it has simple Ajax based user interface which allow you to manage multiple stores from one single admin panel.
The software is written in PHP and uses MySQL database backend to store your product details. one of the best part about eCart is a social shopping feature. Social shopping feature is a combination of traditional shopping and e-commerce where customers shop in a social networking environment benefiting from other customer reviews. it has in-built social networking features that allows customer to access Facebook, Twitter and other Social Network sites, write their own reviews and complete summaries about the products they have purchased, including attaching images or videos to upload to Flickr or YouTube.
another one innovative features is allow you to create Categories Filters. These filters allow customers to drill down to exactly what they want to purchase. Filtering can be used for different fields including brands, manufacturers and sizes.
Features of eCart shopping cart
- Support for advanced catalog filters
- SEO friendly URLs
- one page checkout
- Admin Ajax based user interface
- multiple store management from one single admin panel
- PHP and MySQL based shopping cart
- unlimited product categories
- Social shopping cart
- easy to define different tax information for different zones or products