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WordPress 3 Cookbook by Jean-Baptiste Jung, Ric Shreves

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Adding a shopping cart to your site

If you want to sell products on your site, at the very least you will need a way for people to add those products to a shopping cart and go through a checkout process to pay for the items. In this recipe, we look at a basic e-commerce solution. The plugin covered in this recipe enables you to create an Add to Cart button for your products and also provides a shopping cart widget. Once the user decides to checkout, the plugin will send the users to Paypal for payment.

Getting ready

To execute this recipe, you will need to install the WP Paypal Shopping Cart plugin. You will need to install this plugin before you can get started. Search for WP Paypal Shopping Cart inside the Add New Plugins screen of your WordPress ...

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