Category Archives: OpenCart Mods
In trying to introduce a bit more flexibility into OpenCart I’ve realised that category pages are great for special promotions or themed pages in OpenCart. However, you may not want these promotional pages or themed pages to show up in … Continue reading
I’ve been busy setting up a shop recently, but I’ve now started developing themes for OpenCart again. I’ve sorted out the problems with my post on how to add the Information module in the footer in OpenCart and have applied … Continue reading
Not being a programmer, it’s taken me a while, but I’ve started to work out how OpenCart works. So when I decided I wanted to try and put the Information details in the footer without editing any source code it … Continue reading
If you use categories in the header in OpenCart as navigation, it helps with usability to highlight the parent, or top-level category of the page your user is on. Here’s how to list categories and highlight the parent category without … Continue reading
In an earlier post I detailed how to list categories in the header in OpenCart without changing any of the source files. I’ve now extended the script to list sub-categories.
By default, the search function in OpenCart is pretty limited and only searches product names. In Advanced Search there is an option to Search in product descriptions. Here’s how to make OpenCart search in product descriptions, and in all categories, … Continue reading
I’m working on a one column layout theme for OpenCart. This of course means that there are no sidebars at the left or right hand side so, as well as putting the cart in the header area, I needed to … Continue reading