Joomla! E-Commerce with VirtueMart
About the author
About the reviewers
Introduction to Joomla! and E-Commerce
What is Joomla!?
Main features of Joomla!
Use of Joomla!
Joomla! and e-commerce
What is VirtueMart?
Features of VirtueMart
Joomla! and other shopping carts
Store example used in this book
Installation and Basic Configuration of Joomla! and VirtueMart
Pre-requisites for installation
Creating database for Joomla!
Brief installation process for Joomla!
Basic configuration of Joomla!
Basic administration of Joomla!
Installation of VirtueMart
Basic configuration of VirtueMart
Configuring the VirtueMart Store
VirtueMart administration panel
Using shipping modules
Using payment modules
Adding tax rates
Managing product catalog
Managing product categories
Adding a product
Managing Customers and Orders
Customizing the Look and Feel
Configuring the look and feel of a Joomla! site
Customizing VirtueMart's look and feel
Using search engine friendly URLs
Promotion and Public Relations
Newsletters and product notification
Localization of VirtueMart
Localizing regions and taxes
Using multiple currencies
Using multiple languages
Extending VirtueMart's Functionalities
Bulk product imports and exports
Using product tag clouds
Improving product reviews by commenting
Wholesaling from a VirtueMart store
Using social networking and bookmarking sites
Using AJAX updates for products
Adding some spice to the shop
Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Uploading the local site to web server
Backing up files and databases
Auditing and hardening security
Common problems and troubleshooting
Resources for Joomla! and VirtueMart