Milestone: Ecwid's WordPress.org
Mar 17, 2014 by Matt Kuritsyn,
plug-in hits 160,000 downloads
Ecwid Shopping Cart WordPress
So Ecwid now works with hosted and downloadable WordPress sites and provides
Ecwid’s shopping cart
Ecwid is now one of the most popular
- Easy store layout configuration including cart and categories, product browser layout management and sidebar widgets for products search
- Powerful SEO features including Google AJAX Indexing to index your store faster and rich snippets markup to ensure better search engine results
- Automatic login to your store using the Single Sign On tool allows your customers to shop on your site without having to sign in to Ecwid (i.e. if a customer is logged in to your site, he/she is logged in to your store automatically, even if he/she didn’t have an account in your store before)
Recently added features
- Compatibility with popular WordPress SEO
plug-ins:Ecwid displays your store pages in an SEO-friendlyformat to make the store indexable by search engines. We adjust the plugin to make it compatible with popular third party SEO modules. Ecwid is now compatible with WordPress SEO by Yoast, All in one SEO Pack, Platinum SEO Pack and SEO Ultimate plug-ins.Please feel free to install one of those plug-insto optimize your site and your store for search engines indexation.
plug-inSettings page in WordPress admin area: English, Italian, Russian, French, German, Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese. That’s seven languages — and more translations are on the way for the WordPress plug-in.Since Ecwid is available in 45 languages, customers from all over the world can shop at your store.
- Compatibility with Google XML Sitemaps: now you can add your product links along with other site pages to a site map. Just install the Google XML Sitemaps
plug-in(it’s free), use it to generate a sitemap, and submit it to the search engines for better search and categorization of your online store
WordPress is the most popular and the fastest growing content management system today and that’s for a reason. We use WordPress ourselves for our www.ecwid.com site. So, if you need an online store, a combination of WordPress and Ecwid shopping cart
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