One of the first steps in setting up your online shop is creating categories for your catalog of products. The categories make your online shop organized and user friendly.
OpenCart allows you to easily change the password for your administrator. You can do this on somewhat regular basis in order to improve the security of your online store.
HostAndWin provides free OpenCart templates which you can install on your store in order to achieve the outlook you like of your new store.
Once you have installed OpenCart, you need to configure your store. In order to configure your new online store you need to log in your OpenCart admin area. You can access the admin area by accessing your OpenCart url and adding "/admin" at the end.
The first step to starting your online shop with OpenCart is installing OpenCart script on your hosting account. This can be done in a few simple steps.