We are quite experienced in open source web development platforms and will often advice on the best application to use to keep your cost low while achieving your business goals. Besides doing custom programing via core PHP, we also use open source applications like; Joomla, WordPress, Magento, PrestaShop, OpenCart and their various support components, modules and plugins such as, Virtuemart, Jomsocial, WooCommerce, OpenPress, BuddyPress and many more open source based platforms to deliver vibrate website applications.
We utilize various web development languages and tools such as PHP, CSS, HTML, Java, Flash, Jquerry, XML etc to produce stunning one of a kind sites.
The list below showcases a few of the most popular open source content management systems.
What’s a content management system (CMS)?
A content management system is software that keeps track of every piece of content on your Web site, much like your local public library keeps track of books and stores them. Content can be simple text, photos, music, video, documents, or just about anything you can think of. A major advantage of using a CMS is that it requires almost no technical skill or knowledge to manage. Since the CMS manages all your content, you don’t have to.
Open Source Web Design Platforms
Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone.
WordPress is an Open Source project, which means there are hundreds of people all over the world working on it. (More than most commercial platforms.) It also means you are free to use it for anything from your current home page to a Fortune 500 web site without paying anyone a license fee and a number of other important freedoms.
Magento is an eCommerce software and platform used by some of the world’s leading brands. Magento Community Edition is an open source software used to power your online store and allows developers to modify the core code and add features and functionality by installing extensions to power various features and functions.
OpenCart is a FREE Open Source ecommerce platform for online merchants that is extremely user friendly and intuitive. OpenCart provides a professional and reliable foundation for a successful online store. This foundation appeals to a wide variety of users; ranging from seasoned web developers looking for a user-friendly interface to use to business owners just launching their business online for the first time.
PrestaShop is an open source eCommerce solution. It comes with a variety of tools necessary for building a successful online shop. To create an online store with PrestaShop you need reliable web hosting services. It supports payment gateways such as DirecPay, Google Checkout, Authorize.Net, Skrill, PayPal, PayPal Payments Pro (Direct) and EBANX Checkout via their respective APIs. Further payment modules are offered commercially.