Although it is generally bad practise to put PHP code directly into your (CubeCart 5) Smarty templates, its sometimes inenvitable.
You will need to edit controllers/controller.index.inc.php Continue reading “[Snippet] Allow PHP in Smarty (CubeCart 5)”
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The long awaited CubeCart 5 has been released today. I was getting worried as it was long over due but based on the RC releases, its been worth the wait!
I’ve been working with the betas and RCs and even have my first CC5 site in development. I’m looking forward to working with it.
Pricing is good too, its still a competitive £150 or a surprisingly cheap £40 upgrade from version 4.
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Here’s a quick modification to allow you to have a unique home page. A page that is different to all the other pages generated by the standard index.tpl file.
It could allow for a unique homepage to show an image slider, or a blog or anything! Continue reading “Unique home page mod CubeCart 4”
I have a client hosting CubeCart on a Windows server. Unfortunately the built in Apache 2 mod_rewrite rules that come bundled with CubeCart don’t work in IIS/Helicon.
Continue reading “SEO Friendly URLs for CubeCart in Windows”
A client of mine sells a mix of VAT and VAT exempt products via a CubeCart 4 store I setup.
Although CubeCart allows this and calculates the VAT right on the checkout process, it doesn’t have any facility to show the customer which tax class the product falls into on the viewProd page.
Annoying. Continue reading “CubeCart Tax Classes on Product Page”
I needed to integrate a WordPress header (header.php) and footer (footer.php) into an external application.
There are quite a few ways round this, but none are really ideal. For example, if you want to include an external page in WordPress for whatever reason, you could use the Exec-PHP plugin. Simple, hey? No. Continue reading “Using WordPress header and footers externally”
Estelle has released a few CubeCart 4 modifications free of charge. Very nice of her.
She has an excellent record of releasing top quality CubeCart modifications. Her store is a must-visit for any CubeCart developer. Continue reading “Free CC Mods”