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    Best Open Source E commerce software for SEO


    I am trying to do a full update of my site and would like to know which open source e-commerce is the best in the market.
    Right now I am using prestashop and feel ike it is not that great for SEO.
    What do you guys think?
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    Tweaking is almost always necessary to make shoping carts truly SEO friendly. PrestaShop is reputed for being SEO friendly, and so is Magento. But don't just buy into hype: when reviewing your options, refer to this helpful Moz source:
    Choosing An SEO Friendly Ecommerce Platform: 20 Features To Look For - YouMoz - Moz
    (This also gives you an idea of the kinds of things you will have to tweak and configure in the cart of your choice.)
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    Hello hurray!

    I would recommend you to have a look at CS-Cart. Our company works with this system for several years and can confirm that it is good for SEO. Besides, it has lots of features that can be compared to Magento. But unlike Magento, CS-Cart is not that heavy and complicated. CS-cart has almost all SEO features described in the article posted by Phillip (there is not a shopping cart that has all by default). Good working Blog and Canonical url add-ons for CS-Cart are available via third-party developers at affordable price.

    Kind regards
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    Aside from CS Cart having most of the SEO features, have you found that it lacks in customization/flexibility compared to Magento?

    I've started to get into Magento, and while heavy, complex and having mixed reviews/opinions, I seem to like it so far. It does take quite a bit to grasp though. I like the flexibility it has, but worry with what people say about problems, updates & extensions that arise.
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    One of the reasons why I went with Prestashop and not with Magento was precisely for the same reason of magento being very heavy and complex. However the discussion forum community of prestashop has been lacking in activity and it is very hard to get any help from their moderators. Besides, their seo ad-ons are not that great.
    What about Os-commerce?
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    If you are not happy with prestashop, try other Open Source E commerce software for SEO.


    Some of them are listed below:


    Zen Cart – http://www.zencart.com


    OpenCart – http://www.opencart.com


    osCommerce – http://www.oscommerce.com


    Magento – http://www.magentocommerce.com


    VirtueMart – http://www.virtuemart.net


    TomatoCart – http://www.tomatocart.com


    Mal’s eCommerce – www.mals-e.com


    AlegroCart


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    If I’m not wrong Woocommerce is leading the way right now. Your choice of eCommerce software that is SEO-friendly will depend upon lots of factors though!
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    To be honest, I haven't really used any of these software, but from my experience Zen Cart has been the best.
    It is a very popular and have good tutorial with it.
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    It depends on your website. If you have small products then you can use open cart . If you have a lot of products than you can use Magento but the most important is that which software suits for your products. So check some articles to take decision.
    Originally Posted by hurray
    I am trying to do a full update of my site and would like to know which open source e-commerce is the best in the market.
    Right now I am using prestashop and feel ike it is not that great for SEO.
    What do you guys think?
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    You can use this 5 open source E commerce software.
    1. Magento.
    2. OsCommerce.
    3. OpenCart.
    4. Zen Cart.
    5. WordPress.
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    How about prestashop?
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    Most of the time I use X-Cart as you can pretty much do anything with it. But for real SEO customization you need to know your php, etc, to take advantage of X-Cart's potential
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