Website Guide - Shopping Carts...
What types of Shopping Carts are available?
Two Basic Types
- Static shopping carts
- Dynamic shopping carts
Static Shopping Carts
- Product display pages are static and rarely change
- Ideal for a relatively low number of fixed products with fixed prices
- Recommended maximum limit = 30-50 products
- Web designer is normally required to make any changes
Dynamic Shopping Carts
- Products stored in database resulting in dynamic display pages
- Able to handle thousands of products, subject to hosting limitations
- Ideal for any type of online retail shopping
- Site owner able to add, delete, update & change products 24/7
- Recommended type as site owner has complete control