BigCommerce

We offer custom BigCommerce templates. BigCommerce contains a powerful template system that can be used to completely customize the look and feel of your store to your needs to integrate it with an existing website design. BigCommerce templates are entirely HTML based and make use of extensive CSS to style page designs. Due to the flexible design of the HTML templates in BigCommerce, it’s possible to create brand new store designs only through customization of the stylesheets and little HTML modification.

With BigCommerce anyone can quickly and easily create their own online store without any technical experience. Unique features such as Drag & Drop Design Mode make it easy to completely customize the look and layout of your store using just your mouse. BigCommerce has built-in search engine optimization features which help your online store rank at the top of all major search engines including Google and Yahoo. Below is a complete list of BigCommerce features:

Security
Premium hosting for all stores
SAS 70 Type II certified hosting
Powerful Intel quad CPU servers
Daily offsite backups
99.99% uptime track record
3 co-located data centers
Create unlimited email accounts
FTP access to HTML and CSS files
Complete disaster and recovery support
128 bit SSL certificate support
Hacker deterrent security provisioning
On-demand virtual data center
Geographic diversity
Three redundant network architectures
Best-in-class infrastructure
High speed, redundant connectivity
Hardware firewalls
Load balancing
Cisco hardware and networking
Denial-of-service protection
Free regular software updates
Network intrusion detection system

Search Engine Optimization
Fully SEO optimized HTML
Optimized by SEO experts
Per-page optimization (title, etc)
Proper use of H1…H6 tags
Automatically generated robots.txt file
Search engine friendly links
Alt tags on product images
Automatic sitemap XML file
W3C valid templates
Tableless CSS driven templates

Storefront
Full product catalog
Online checkout system
“Call for pricing” option
One click add to cart
Optimized for usability
Product comparisons
Order status updates
Live order tracking
Email/print invoices
Customer address book
Private wish lists
Public wish lists
Order messaging system
Related products
Suggestive cart
“You may also like”…

Marketing and Promotions
Trackable coupon codes
Coupon expiry date
Coupon limited uses
Google Analytics integration
Bulk discounts per product
Online certificate use
Promotional banners
Discount rules system
Buy one get one free, etc
Free shipping over $x
$x on orders over $y
Newsletter subscriptions
Export to Google Base
Affiliate tracking system
Gift certificates
RSS feeds
Google AdWords export
Yahoo Search Marketing export
Popular products list
New products list
Top sellers list
Quick search popup box
“Did you mean?” spelling
Integrates with any live chat software
LivePerson Express 30 day trial

Payment & Shipping
Accept credit cards online
Support for 50+ gateways
PayPal, Google Checkout, etc
Support for secure checkout
Support for “offline” payments
COD, pay in store, cheque, etc
Take orders over the phone
Sell in multiple currencies
Real time conversion rate updates
Auto-detect location for currency
Real time shipping quotes
UPS, USPS, FedEx, Aus Post, etc
Define your own shipping rates
Limit shipping methods by country
Limit shipping methods by state
Limit shipping methods by zipcode
Various free shipping options
Add handling cost to orders

Order & Checkout Features
Single page checkout
Shipping quote estimates
Guest checkout option
Refunds and store credits
Custom checkout form fields
Delivery/event dates
Shipping tracking numbers
Email order confirmation
Agree to terms before ordering
Add multiple items to cart
Create order shipments
Order messaging system
One click re-order

Technical Support and Training
Unlimited free email support
Unlimited free phone support
Hundreds of “how to” articles
Comprehensive user guide
Dozens of training videos
Weekly training Webinars
Built-in popup help tips

Design and Customization
Dozens of templates to choose from
W3C/XHTML compliant templates
Easily integrate your existing design
Edit templates in Dreamweaver
Drag and drop layout customization
Edit HTML and CSS in your browser
Upload a logo or use the logo editor
Change website text using your mouse
Edit email templates from control panel
Works in all popular web browsers
Web-based control panel

Tax
State-based taxes
Country-based taxes
Unlimited tax rates
Prices inc/ex tax
Flat tax option
Tax rate display in store
Tax shown on invoices, etc
Flexible tax rules and flow

Content Management Features
Full CMS functionality
100% browser based
Publish web pages
Display returns policies, etc
Easy-to-use WYSIWYG editor
Page dropdown/pop out menus
SEO-friendly pages
Restrict to customer groups
Publish content from RSS
Contact forms on pages
Responses sent via email
Display page as home page
Recent news items
Banners and promotions

Search Features
Search suggest
“Did you mean?” suggestions
Related searches list
Advanced search options
Fiter by price
Filter by availability
Filter by free shipping
Search tips and advice
Shop by brand
Shop by price
Saved searches and views
Advanced order/product search
Search and export results (admin)
Search customers by name, email, etc
Quick Search popup in store
Search query reporting

Import/Export Features
Import existing products easily
Extremely flexible import system
Export products to CSV/XML
Sync to Intuit Quickbooks
Export to MYOB, Peachtree
Export to StoneEdge
Export in custom formats

Customer Features
Customer groups
Wholesale/retail pricing
Per-group pricing
Per-group discounts
Category level discounts
Product level discounts
Storewide group discounts
Move customers between groups
Add new customers to group
Filter customers by group
Export customers by group

Reporting Features
25+ performance reports
Daily conversion rate
Top 20 customers
Best selling products
Order locations (Google maps)
Orders by item sold
Orders by revenue
Popular products
Inventory report
Customers by date
Revenue per customer
Search keywords with results
Search keywords without results
Best performing keywords
Worst performing keywords
Search term corrections

Product & Inventory Features
Per-product inventory levels
Automatic inventory control
Inventory reminder indicators
Sell physical & digital items
Product variations (size, color, etc)
Configurable purchase fields
Gift wrapping options
Per-product gift wrapping
Live shipping quotes
Product reviews & comments