Best WordPress Ecommerce Plugins to Build Secure Online Store

  • Payment Solutions — eCommerce plugin need to provide robust support for your preferred payment gateways by default or through an extension
  • Design and Customization — Offers plenty of templates and easy customization options. Store’s overall design is customer’s first impression about your business
  • Apps and Integrations — Provides seamless third-party integrations for third-party apps like email marketing services, CRM software, and accounting software. These tools allow managing and growing ecommerce business effectively and efficiently
  • Support options — Make sure that there are support options available which can save you from hassles in the long run

Best WordPress Ecommerce Plugins

WooCommerce

  • Built to seamlessly work with WordPress, which is the world’s most popular and powerful method for creating a website
  • Show products available on sites with an affiliate link for customers to purchase them
  • Offer any number of variations for a product with the option to set prices, stock and images for each variation
  • Take payments via Stripe and PayPal. Accept credit cards, Direct Bank Transfer, checks or Cash on Delivery
  • Provide customers the option of pickup, local delivery or shipping, as well options based on customer location
  • Auto-detect customer’s address to ensure simple shipping and tax calculations
  • Geo-location support to detect your customer’s address for custom tax calculations
  • You can select if your WooCommerce store uses your store’s address or uses geo-location

BigCommerce

  • Provides features such as enterprise grade security, high performance, and easy scalability
  • eCommerce engine separate from other content makes it easy to run your WordPress site
  • Used on your website as well as other channels like Facebook, Instagram, and Amazon
  • Does not charge for each transaction. You can choose from dozens of top payment gateways and only pay the payment service provider

Easy Digital Downloads

  • Encourage customers to buy more by creating discount codes
  • Allow customers to purchase multiple downloads using the shopping cart system and with clean cart elements, the shopping cart feels seamless
  • Allow to download purchased files endlessly or restrict file downloads by time and/or attempt
  • Monitor all data about your product files which are being downloaded by your customers
  • Easily track date, time, and even IP address of all purchased and downloaded files
  • Developers and external applications can take advantage of a complete RESTful API that provides easy access to sales and product information in either jSON or XML format
  • Easy Digital Downloads has a large, active community of bloggers, developers, and enthusiasts that might help out your store

WP eCommerce

  • Make the plugin your own with CSS and HTML customizations
  • Integration with dozens of different payment gateways
  • Integrate with many popular WordPress plugins
  • Use built-in marketing tools to sell more
  • Shipping is easy with built in shipping tools and integration with popular couriers
  • Secure check-out with SSL
  • Manage your orders and catalogues with powerful built-in tools
  • Extend your eCommerce site with additional modules
  • Integrate with WordPress multisite

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