osCommerce is #9 in Top 11 Online Store Builders

osCommerce (“open source Commerce”) is an e-commerce and online store-management software program. It can be used on any web server that has PHP and MySQL installed. It is available as free software under the GNU General Public License.

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Positions in ratings

#9 in Top 11 Online Store Builders

#5 in Top 11 Website CMS systems


The best alternatives to osCommerce are: WooCommerce, Prestashop, Shopify, WordPress

Latest news about osCommerce

2014. osCommerce integrates with Paypal

osCommerce released of PayPal app for osCommerce Online Merchant. osCommerce developers worked in close collaboration with PayPal to not only bring updated PayPal payment modules but have also bundled all PayPal modules, including Log In with PayPal, into a single App package for an even tighter integration with osCommerce Online Merchant to enhance both sellers and buyers experiences with PayPal. It's one of the first self-hosted e-commerce solutions to allow the PayPal App to configure itself by securely retrieving the PayPal account API Credentials for you. This is currently available for US and UK sellers and allows you to sign into or create a PayPal live or sandbox account to retrieve the API Credentials from. This makes it extremely easy for new PayPal sellers to start experiencing the PayPal payment methods through a sandbox account and to create a live account as soon as they are ready to accept payments - directly from the osCommerce Administration Dashboard.

2014. osCommerce gets a new content modules

osCommerce released the new version of its e-commerce CMS - osCommerce Online Merchant v2.3.4. This release introduces a new Content Modules feature, secures the Administration Tool if SSL is enabled, and includes new and updated payment modules. Content Modules is a new feature that builds and loads the content of a page through modules. The My Account, Login, and Checkout Success pages have been updated in this release to utilize Content Modules and can now be customized and manipulated through modules without editing source code files. Other pages will soon be updated to utilize Content Modules in following releases and improved on with your help and feedback.