Optimize your CS-Cart store

Faster websites get better SEO scores and get better indexes in search engines, a Google employee once said “Website should be fast”, your visitors will agree, trust me.
Faster and optimized eCommerce websites do sell more than 40% more than slower ones, just because they are faster. You “will” agree once you see the money come 😉 trust me.

APC caching for CS-Cart 3 and Smarty 2

Today I got and email from Godaddy saying that Godaddy.com is implementing APC cache from 1st October 2012. APC cache helps your pages load a lot faster, but it is not always easy to implement it into your software. Smarty, the template engine, implements the APC cache from its version 3, but the older versions […]

Set cookie domain for CS-Cart

If your are using CS-Cart eCommerce software, you might need to configure CS-Cart to set its cookies to a specific domain or subdomain. To do this, you need to modify a bit the “CORE” of CS-Cart. Edit the file : <CS-CART_ROOT>/core/fn.common.php Around lines 2035 to 2044, you will find the fn_set_cookie() function, Modify the last […]