O'Reilly logo

Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook by John Horton

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Installing J2Store for in-article products

J2Store is not a regular e-commerce component. It has some very specific features that make it ideal in very specific circumstances. It can display and sell inside an actual Joomla! article.

J2Store is free but all the payment modules need to be paid for. If you wanted to connect J2Store to PayPal, for example, you would need to pay $25 (at the time of writing). What makes this situation easy to handle is that we can install and set up J2Store and fully test it out before we make this modest financial commitment.

Getting ready

Make sure you have some published categories ready for the article we will use with J2Store soon. If not, see the Creating categories in Joomla! and Creating articles in Joomla! recipes ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required