Advantages offered by Oscommerce
» It is a cost effective solution as it is open source and free to download.
» The existing codes are also free.
» Oscommerce is secure and reliable as it allows the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption
» There are a number of ways to access the product catalogue.
» Uses a wide range of store types.
» Support for multiple language and currencies
» Optimizes selling as it allows product catalogs that can be browsed and searched, product specials, reviews, newsletters, as well as the Related Products feature and the what’s New feature.
» Features like reviews, newsletters, and the Email a Friend are quite handy for online store owners
» Allows access to their purchase history, and provide updates on the status of their orders.
» Provides a wide range of features, including report generation, payment processing and backup tools, as well as invoices and packing slips.
» A straightforward administration area that is easy to secure, and merchants have control of catalog content and structures, products, and shipping cost calculations.