When considering ecommerce major business aspects, people lean towards investing a wholesome amount to get accredited for starting an e-commerce business. So, the only option left for small enterprises is to seek e-services from an online third party, or on the other side simply steer clear from ecommerce.
There are available free open source ecommerce applications with integrated customization features for providing larger support to the business users.
Magento is famous for its commercial and community editions. Its users include Nokia, Samsung and Fox.
It is the most reliable open source shopping cart, a free open source service with great performance for webhosts.
PrestaShop is a feature-rich open source shopping cart. It is a famous virtual mart for templates and add-ons.
ZeusCart is sturdily community-driven with its prime focus on providing quality and standardized ecommerce functionality to its users.
Ubercart provides high end support for registrations, rights for premium sites, file downloads and virtual economies in addition to business sales.
Every single ecommerce application is prominent for its exclusive attributes providing diversified facilities of payment gateways and software add-ons. These open source ecommerce applications are available as commercial solutions for professional use and as freeware with easy installation procedure.