There are many marketplace website development tools which help creating online shopping carts which may not be able to offer a relishing shopping experience to the end user(customer). Reasons can be many, like the plugins or the functionality which are essential for a potent marketplace are not available at the economical cost or many even not be available in any of the paid versions of the tool.
For example, the platform like Shopify doesn’t allow any of its users to create a multi-vendor online shopping cart software via any of its available version, be it the “Gold” one. Also, the platform like CS Cart and Sharetribe doesn’t offer any essential feature in the freemium or the lower priced version. Much of them are available in the higher valued ones. In fact, the custom care support is paid when availed CS Cart.
Some platforms tend to charge hidden charges when the subscription plan is on the verge of expiry or the footfall on the marketplace increases without any prior information to the subscriber on the first-time subscription. BigCommerce is the jack of all trades and master of none, offering many features but tends to charge hidden charges later with the time.
The inquiry emerges, “Isn’t there any appropriate commercial center web designer that is lighter on pocket and gives arrangement to each fundamental eCommerce include alongside entryways open for customization?”. The search ends at one such platform named Sellacious.
Sellacious has more than 5000 eCommerce features that are potential enough to combinedly yield profit to the marketplace driver and allow customization to any extent as it is an open source tool. Your own online store is just 15 minutes away to be hosted live on the web. This gap can be covered by downloading the quickstart package of Sellacious from the official website and running it via Joomla.
The marketplace can be scaled up depending on the need of the hour by subscribing the lifetime or enterprise version. With the lifetime version, a subscriber gets access to upload more than 200 thousands products. With the enterprise version, there is literally no limit on the number of products/variants that can be published. Not only this, the marketplace owner can define various categories and subcategories for their products. Tags can be associated with each so that they could be easily filtered out by the buyer.
Not only b2c, but a c2c, b2b; niche or multi vendor marketplace can be started with your own idea of business. There are modules for shipment, RMA, refund, transaction handling, translation, inventory management, marketing, order status management, review and rating, instant feedback, complaint and resolution, and customization of checkout, and much more. Even the front-end can be customized completely via the drag-and-drop based template editor.
No technical knowledge is required to operate your store. The highlights can be turned on/off utilizing the empower/show slider catches. Changes can be previewed at staging before taking them to the production. Since the code is 100% open source (except few core configuration files), the source code can be tweaked to any extent to achieve something unique.
It is prudent for the entrepreneurs to connect with the center group of the Sellacious to get some custom usefulness worked for themselves. The team guarantees iteration wise deliverable, complete transparency while development, and agility in the methodology to be adopted. This platform has been curated by the constant feedback from its users and hence it charges nominal prices from its customers.
If the customer wishes to pay less for their solution, they could go for the collaboration thus opening up the provided plugin for all after the agreed tenure. Moreover, the customer support team is available 24x7, 365 days to cater all of your issues while creating the marketplace website. There are sufficient layouts that could meet your requirements. Nine layouts accessible free of charge and admittance to the entirety of the Joomla’s given formats are ensured once bought in to the endeavor adaptation. Choose wisely, Choose Sellacious!