How To Create Zen Cart Based Ecommerce Website?

Zen Cart is a free e-commerce shopping cart application used for building online web stores. It is a user-friendly app developed by a group of like-minded shop owners, programmers, designers, and consultants. hosting cPanel provides you a number of website building apps. Zen Cart is another ecommerce site building app you can easily install and start using with your’s hosting account.

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How To Install Zen Cart?

After subscribing a hosting plan and registering domain name, login to your hosting account and launch cPanel.

From your cPanel, scroll down to Software/Services section and click ‘Installatron Applications Installer’.

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Select Application Browser tab:

Installatron Applications Browser

Scroll down to ‘Apps for e-commerce & business’ section and click ‘Zen Cart’. It directs you to its installation page showing you details and features of this app. From here you can take demo, check other websites using the same application etc. To start installation process, click ‘+install this application‘ button:

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Now select a domain/subdomain/directory for installation. Scroll down to ‘Settings’ section and type in a username, password, admin email and other required information.

After selecting your options, click ‘Install’ button. It takes a few seconds and then provides you your new Zen Cart website address & admin section URL.

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