Our goal was to develop the most flexible and powerful eCommerce framework for Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal, and stand-alone HTML Web shops; able to present any type of product or service effectively, with feeds to major marketplaces and social networks. Alas, AJAX eShop was born; a powerful, mobile-friendly eCommerce super framework for new and existing VirtueMart, WooCommerce* and other CMS shops.
AJAX eShop enhances the look and power of your online shop; with advanced design, product management, and eCommerce capabilities not found in any other Website solution. It is based on an architecture that employs an advanced architecture, intelligent categories, product types, global defaults, customizable page layouts, product thumbnails, buttons, elements.
Customers can access advanced product searches and intelligent, single-page checkout, and built-in CAPTCHA registration. Compatible with Virtuemart and WooCommerce languages, currencies, shipping methods, and including a growing list of payment methods, including Paypal and Authorize.Net. The big advantages of AJAX eShop are listed below:
- Optional Product Creator Bulk Product Wizard
- Optional MMCart Add-on and FFmpeg Transcoder
- Built-in Social Network Registration(9/17)
- Built-in CAPTCHA registration
- Powerful Bulk Product Management and Packaging
- Global and Category Defaults
- Built-in single page checkout
- Built-in Recurring Payment Option(9/17)
- Built-in Gifting option
- Built-in Add Device Option
- Built-in Support for Downloadable Products
- AJAX performance, function and design flexibility
- Mobile friendly
- Customizable Shop and UX Design
- Customizable Product Thumbs
- Superior product management
- Extended power with add-ons and plugins
There are many additional advantages, and when combined, can turn a standard CMS eShop into a super shop. Here is an overview of the biggest benefits of using AJAX eShop on your Virtuemart site:
*We define more eCommerce power as being able to sell any type of product or service using custom eCommerce elements and user-interfaces.
AJAX eShop Product Creator
AJAX eShop Product Creator works hand-and-hand with AJAX eShop. The Product Creator is a product creation wizard, that permits users to quickly and easily upload merchandise or digital products; automatically creating thumbnail images, specialized product previews and pop-ups, and pricing and category assignment. It works beautifully on mobile, tablet, or desktop devices.
AJAX eShop Product Types:
Merchandise (custom packages, custom attributes)
When equipped with the MMCart Add-on, AJAX eShop supports the following digital product types:
- Images (secure preview)
- PDF (built-in reader)
- Download (limited time and number)
- Download & License (domain / IP license entry boxes)
- Audio (timed embedded preview)
- Video Conference (with event scheduler)
AJAX eShop Templates
AJAX eShop Shop Templates are a collection of customized shopfronts, list, and product pages - designed to work with specific product types. AJAX eShop comes with Thumb styles and templates for merchandise, download products, pay per view/subscription products, engraved or embroidered products, and software licensed products. Templates can be assigned to individual products or entire categories. MMCart and, the Mediagration Simple Downloader and the Encoder Downloader plugins come with their own specialized AJAX eShop Shop Templates.
AJAX eShop comes with several product thumb styles, and generic shop templates, along with an API that lets customers and developers create their own shop templates.
AJAX eShop comes with several templates for different product and media types, including standard merchandise, downloads, video products, live events, eBooks, photos/images and more. AJAX eShop offers shop owners improved performance, superior product searches, intelligent single-page checkout, and a growing collection of add-ons and applications.
Your AJAX eShop store is completely compatible with its host shop - it coexists with your Virtuemart or WooCommerce shop; superimposing AJAX-powered pop-ups (shadow-boxes, light-boxes), buttons, elements, pop-ups, specialized product templates, mouseover behaviors, previews - over the normal Virtuemart shop. Moreover, AJAX eShop gives shop owners the ability to customize the design of your front page, category pages, and product pages.
Coming Template Packages
Specialized AJAX eShop Shop templates can include a specialized storefront, list and product pages and product thumbnail styles - designed to sell specific types of products or services. AJAX eShop template architecture gives AJAX eShop the ability to provide online sales for any type of business - from a restaurant to a bank. This gives AJAX eShop the capability to be the most flexible eCommerce solution in the industry. Mediagration plans to offer and promote the development of the following AJAX eShop Shop Templates:
- Buy or Rent (download or stream)
- Rent or Lease
- Buy or Subscribe
- Custom Engraved or Embroidered Products
- Room Rental (hotel/BB)
- Restaurant Take Out (with mobile app)
- Stock Media
- Schedule Video Chat
- Book Live Event (with scheduler for live streams - due 12/2017)
- POS (Point of Sale Cash Registers)
- Specialized Merchandise Attributes
- eBook Preview
- Art Kiosk (for tablets)
- Subscription Blog
- Contractor Marketplace
- Auction / Reverse Auction
- Local Sales (pickup)
- Certification Testing Site (with timed lessons and quizzes).
Create AJAX eShop Shop Templates.
AJAX eShop Style and Template Creator
The AJAX eShop Style and Template Creator (to be released in Q4 2017), will shop owners will be able to create custom Front Page, List, and Product Pages, also custom thumbnail styles; including thumbnail layout, buttons, and elements. The AJAX eShop Style and Template Creator will be sold separately for customers and developers who require significant customization beyond the normal level included with the standard AJAX eShop.
AJAX eShop supports a suite of powerful add-ons and plugins:
- Product Creator
- Advanced Search Module
- MMCart (PPV/PPM engine)
- Free Trial Button
- Downloadable Products plugin
- Automatically sized and aligned images, descriptions - even if images are different sizes - they look uniform
- Product boxes are always aligned - even if the images and descriptions are different
- Customizable thumbs, borders, background colors
Improved shopping experience:
- Mobile Friendly, Responsive Design
- Advanced search
- Responsive product thumbnails and eCommerce buttons
- Tailored checkout and delivery
- Intelligent Single page checkout (built-in)
Greater Design Flexibility
Powered by AJAX software technology, AJAX eShop exploits pop-ups (shadowboxes), mouseovers, drop-downs, etc. - to improve the performance and the shopping experience of any Virtuemart or WooCommerce site. The AJAX eShop Control Panel implements an advanced architecture on top of the existing Virtuemart back-end, with Site and Category Defaults, List and Thumb Defaults, Product Types, Media Delivery Types. It allows publishers to customize their layout, thumb design, thumb dimension, borders, padding, button style, button labels, button border, text size, font, style, and more.
- Perfectly synched with store inventory and setup
- Customizable layouts, thumbnail size, customize store background color
- Every category listing can have its own style, style, product type designation, and handling.
- Customize font, color, style, size for every category
- Customize thumbnail background color
- Customize mouseover effects
Improved User Interface and Software Integration
- Responsive, mobile-friendly shopping and checkout elements, buttons and behavior
- Customers can use default templates or create their own custom CSS templates (buttons and behavior) for special stores and products
- API enables product-specific checkout
- AJAX eShop Application framework supports MMCart, Matukio Event RSVP, ionCube Downloader, Product Creator and a growing list of AJAX-powered extensions.
Improved Management, Organization, and Product Delivery
- Bulk Product Creator for merchandise, streaming media, images, pdf.
- AJAX eShop also organizes products beyond standard categories and permits stores to assign "product type" with product type ICONs
- Product is configured and handled as merchandise, playable content (video, audio, stream), PDF, Image, HWD MediaShare, iFrame
- Link to "virtual categories" (example "Discounted" or "Seconds" or "Half Off" or "Free Shipping")
- Each digital can be assigned unique analytics ID, with user logs on play, pause, rewind and forward activity
AJAX eShop is probably one of the most comprehensive super-frameworks for Virtuemart, extending its capabilities with a technology that is fast, customizable, reliable and mobile friendly. Here are some additional features in MediaGration's AJAX eShop:
- 100% Virtuemart Compatible; Requires VirtueMart 3
- Replaces default Virtuemart Front Page, Category Page, and Product pages; with mobile friendly AJAX-powered pages
- Powerful AJAX powered search module permits search by keyword, category, product type and even custom label.
- Customizable page design, background color, font size, style, color, thumb dimensions, eCommerce elements, buttons, behavior
- Built-in Single-page checkout
- Skin framework and toolkit
- Application Framework with API
- Existing Extensions - MMCart, ionCube Downloader, HLSe Security Toolkit
- Categories can be assigned to Product Type designations; category and product strips display product-type ICONs
- Special handling for special merchandise, download, streamed, Joomla article
- Configuration page permits custom background color, thumbnail dimensions, button colors, title and description text, font, colors
- AJAX-powered eCommerce buttons and elements (customizable) and mouseover effects
- Open Source CSS code included, for Front Page, Category and Product Pages (for developed custom skins, mouseover, eCommerce buttons)
- Growing library of skins for specialized shops and products
- Growing suite of integrated applications (MMCart Pay per view, ionCube Downloader, MP3 Player, Kiosk, Live Event RSVP, POS, rent & lease, services, delivery, gift card redemption, virtual grab-bag, used products, complex attributes, bank terminal, Hotel booking, Fee-based access to Joomla categories and articles).
- The AJAX eShop is a comprehensive style and function super-framework for Virtuemart 3, and a free trial version will be available for download at this site soon.
Front Page View
Note the product type (designation) ICONs for every category above. Each ICON can be customized and updated anytime. Every product type is given a specialized checkout designed for that type of product. No other eCommerce framework permits searches by as many factors, including product type and custom label.
Every AJAX eShop category listing can have a common product type ICON, its own background color, product box style, background color, text color, font, and size.
Virtuemart - images and text are not aligned.
AJAX eShop makes different sized images and text look aligned and beautiful.
- Download and License
AJAX Mouseover Action
The above three images show the three stages of a product: 1)initial state 2)Mouseclick One 3)Mouseclick Two
Improved Store Organization
Besides the standard Virtuemart categories and sub-categories; "product type" designations can be created, and corresponding product type ICONs, inserted inside the highlighted strip above the product thumbnail. The product type classification permits shoppers to search by product category, product type and product keyword. Finally, product types are configured to be shipped, downloaded, streamed or picked-up. In addition to that, publishers can bulk create child products from existing products.
CAPTCHA Protected Registration
Email Verification Option (Comatible With Joomla)
|Customized eCommerce Buttons and Elements|
Our task-rabbit site skin permits a Virtuemart site to operate like fiverr.co
The eCommerce buttons are different for different product types, and the CSS code is customizable.
Product Page (CSS overlay above product image - with MMCart add-on)
AJAX eShop Single Page Checkout
When customers checkout, a set of easy to follow pop-ups guide them through the checkout process.
If customers are purchasing merchandise, they are taken directly to their orders or orders page.
After checkout, customers are directed to their order or a page listing all their orders at the store.
When users purchase media products, they can immediately view content; or view all their purchased content from their myMedia page.
Powerful Ad-ons and Applications
The below applications are available exclusively in the AJAX eShop. These powerful applications take advantage of the advanced user-interface and application integration capability of the AJAX eShop.
MMCart - Enterprise class fee-based media publishing; with media server and media player integration, powerful security.
Product Creator - Creates products automatically from mobile device, tablet or PC, including video, audio, image, document, external URL*
ionCube Downloader - Revolutionary download plugin that packages ionCube license file with the downloaded archive; domain and IP-address validation, dirty-word check and locking.
YouTube API - Product Creator add-on that imports live events and videos from YouTube; requires authentication key; MMCart add-on
DropBox Add-on - Streams videos from private DropBox account: MMCart add-on
Google Drive Add-on - Stream videos from private Google Drive account; MMCart add-on
*There is a standard Virtuemart version of the ionCube Downloader
AJAX eShop Back-end Administration
Bulk Parent-Child Management
AJAX eShop Control Panel Front Page
AJAX eShop Configuration
Item Player Settings
MMCart Player Wizard
Item Attributes (Video Path Configuration)
Template and Skin Editor, Toolkit, AES SDK (to be released 12/2017)
*WooCommerce version to be released in early 2017.