eCommerce Website Design & Development

Get your business online with expert backing

With over 15 years experience in developing eCommerce sites for small to medium sized retail businesses you can be assured your new eCommerce website will be in capable hands. We use osCommerce software to develop your website which is an Open Source eCommerce solution that is available for free. This means that you can have a professional retail website solution at minimum cost to your business. Our price of $390 includes installation, customisation and configuration of your osCommerce website.

osCommerce - a powerful retail solution

osCommerce is a full featured retail solution that comes with a rich set of shopping cart functionality allowing store owners to run and maintain an online store.

osCommerce contains everything you need to get started in selling products and services over the internet, from the Catalog frontend that is presented to your customers, to the Administration Tool backend that completely handles your products, customers, orders, and online store data.

Oscommerce has attracted a large and growing community that consists of store owners, developers, service providers, and enthusiasts who support and work with each other on their online business. There are over 6,000 add-ons available for free. Add-ons offer additional features that can be added to your website allowing you to change your website to suit your specific requirements.

Your new eCommerce solution just $390.00!

For just $390.00 you can have a full featured retail store with affordable weekly or fortnightly payment options (see below). Our service includes the following:

  • Installation of osCommerce to your domain's web hosting space
  • Configuration of shipping and payment options to your requirements
  • Configuration of ecommerce modules to your requirements
  • Customisation and design to suit your business including
    • Customised header design
    • Customisation of home page
    • Customisation of base osCommerce graphics
  • Content development for up to 5 pages (not including products)
  • Creation of up to 10 product categories
  • Addition of up to 50 products
  • Customisation and upload of up to 50 product images

Our most recent customisation of an osCommerce retail store is for 2DYE4. The image below shows the basic osCommerce installation and the customisation of the 2DYE4 website. Before and after.

Affordable payment options to get your business online

As a small business owner we know that money certainly doesn't grow on trees. That's why we offer our customers affordable website solutions combined with affordable payment options. In fact, our eCommerce solution is so affordable you can get your new retail website started today for just one initial deposit of $50.00.

Weekly Payment Option*

  • Deposit: $ 50.00
  • Week 1: $ 50.00
  • Week 2: $ 50.00
  • Week 3: $ 50.00
  • Week 4: $ 50.00
  • Week 5: $ 50.00
  • Week 6: $ 90.00
  • Total Payments: $ 390.00

Fortnightly Payment Option*

  • Deposit: $ 95.00
  • Week 2: $ 95.00
  • Week 4: $ 100.00
  • Week 6: $ 100.00
  • Total Payments: $ 390.00

* NOTE: Payment options are only available for websites which are hosted with Mantra Web Hosting. For websites hosted elsewhere all payments must be made upfront. Payments are due at the start (Monday) of each week.

Where to from here.....

So, you have decided that it's time your business was taking advantage of online sales and you are looking for friendly, professional support to guide you in your online journey. That's what Mantra is here for. What's the next step? Use our Web Design Request form to take the first step and get in touch with Jenni (that's me). Provide me with a few details about yourself and your business and within 2 - 6 weeks* your new retail business will be online and ready to start making sales.

Here's a step-by-step guide of what you need to do:

  1. Contact Jenni using our Web Design Request form
  2. Purchase a domain name (if you don't already have one)
  3. Purchase web hosting space (if you don't already have some)
  4. Discuss the details of your design requirements with Jenni ie colours
  5. Email any existing logos, graphics that you would like to use on your new website
  6. Write up a category listing of how you would like your products to be listed on your website
  7. Write up product information for your items including details such as
    • Product Title
    • Product Description
    • Product Sizes
    • Product Price
    • Quantities Available
  8. Provide photographs of your products (editing of up to 50 photos is included)
  9. Customisation costs include the following pages
    • Privacy Notice
    • Conditions of Use
  10. Provide information for up to 3 additional pages required such as
    • Shipping & Returns
    • FAQ's
    • About Us

* Completion time subject to supply of information from client.