Technologies for Custom Web Application & E-commerce Website
Webmantra builds custom web applications and e-commerce websites using a number of technologies and integrated frameworks depending on your business type and requirement. These include:
PHP - Laravel
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Technologies we use for Custom Web Application & E-commerce Website
Model-View-Controller (MVC) is a framework to build ASP.NET applications. The ASP.NET MVC framework is an architectural pattern that separates an application into three main components: the model, the view, and the controller. Each architecture component is built to handle specific development aspects of an application. Initially, MVC architecture was used for desktop graphical user interfaces (GUIs). Nowadays, MVC architecture has become popular for designing web applications as well as mobile apps.
WooCommerce & BigCommerce
WooCommerce is an open-source ecommerce plugin for WordPress having a 23% market share for e-commerce platforms in the top 1 million websites by traffic. It is a completely customizable e-commerce platform to help entrepreneurs go beyond the confines of traditional eCommerce solutions. Also, WooCommerce provides several plugins that can extend the functionality of your store and give you the same features you can get from other designed frameworks.
Already have an existing business website with content-rich customer experience on WordPress, and now want to add the e-commerce functionality? No need to change your website as WooCommerce is a plugin designed to easily add e-commerce to WordPress. Many new or small businesses use WooCommerce to add easy e-commerce to their existing WordPress sites.
Magento is a feature-rich e-commerce platform solution that offers merchants complete flexibility and control over the functionality of their online channel. This means merchants can access a range of tools and built-in features to build an impressive interface for their business. Magento’s search engine optimization, catalog management, powerful marketing and security tools give merchants the ability to create sites that provide an unrivaled shopping experience for their customers.
Magento’s intuitive administration interface allows you to tailor your site to your unique business needs. Completely scalable and backed by an extensive support network, Magento is known to be the ultimate eCommerce solution covering all the aspects of online selling and ensuring that the store delivers an exceptional shopping experience.
Shopify is an e-commerce platform that you can use to set up your online store. It provides you a customizable online platform which is also mobile commerce ready and has more than 70 professional themes for your website. It has three different platform options for your business requirements:
Shopify Plus – An enterprise e-commerce platform for larger businesses or businesses looking to scale.
Shopify Lite – An affordable plan that allows you to sell products on an existing website without having it to be hosted on Shopify
Shopify POS (Point of Sale) – An application that allows you to sell products offline at a physical store, trade shows, pop-up shops, or other events in-person. It allows you to accept payments with your iPhone, iPad, or Android using the POS app.
PHP - Laravel
Laravel is an open-source PHP framework, which is robust and easy to understand. It is designed to make the developing of web applications easier and faster, through its built-in features. Laravel is a server-side PHP framework the allows you to build full-stack apps along with features typically requiring a backend, such as user accounts, exports, order management, etc. Also, you can easily add functionalities to your web apps without writing them from scratch.
The framework offers you a complete authentication system that is equipped with a dedicated dependency manager, has an inclination towards syntactic sugar and helps in the application maintenance and deployment. This, is precisely why Laravel is considered the best PHP based framework and is considered one of the most important frameworks in building an e-commerce website.
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