With changing shopping trends, there is clearly a significant upward shift in online shopping. As such, many retailers have sought an online presence in order to increase their sales through the online market.
However, smaller businesses might not have the infrastructure to support sprawling websites nor the budget to pay web developers. Despite this, they still have a need to stand out from the crowd.
WordPress has become a solution for many in filling that need as some themes are designed to include e-Commerce requirements.
Below we examine some of the best WordPress e-Commerce themes that are likely to meet your needs;
Merchandiser is an e-Commerce theme powered by WooCommerce. It is a great solution for business owners looking for a theme with powerful design options and comprehensive functionality. This theme features
- A feature rich menu
- Handpicked Google fonts
- A customizable header
- A visual composer plugin that helps you to build your pages using a drag and drop interface
2. The Gem
The Gem is a multipurpose solution that allows full design integration with WooCommerce. It has the following features
- Pre-built layouts
- A visual composer plugin
- Roll over effect on images
- A review section on product pages that shows off product statistics and an add to wish list button
By employing the bundled visual composer plugin and the several pre-built layouts, you can come up with almost any layout to match your unique needs.
The visual appearance of an e-Commerce site accounts substantially for whether a visitor will linger to interact with your products or not. Neto is a master theme that stylishly presents your business and products. Its best features include
- Being highly Customizable
- Page builder plugins
- Several theme options
- Numerous color options
- Being SEO friendly
Neto is the theme to showcase your catalogs in the most appealing way to your customers and prospects.
Flatshop is a remarkable theme from themify with a minimalist design. Although minimalist designs don’t quite bring out the best from e-commerce sites, Flatshop is an exception. In fact, it pulls off the effect quite well. It has the following features
- A drag and drop page builder
- A full-screen slider
- Allowing you to customize every product you add to your store
- A product light box which allows front end users to view the main features of a product without the need to redirect to a new page.
For a beginner on e-Commerce, it can be a daunting experience trying to stand out on a budget. However, if you are on WordPress, the above e-Commerce themes might just be suitable for your online platform needs.
— Useful Blogging (@useful_blogging) 18 août 2017