Posts Tagged zen cart home page

Change the number of products displayed in the Featured Products centerbox in Zen Cart

The Featured Products centerbox is designed to showcase specified products on your Zen Cart store home page.  It can be set to display a certain number of products.  By default, the featured products centerbox is set to 9 products. To change the number of products to be displayed in the Featured Products centerbox: Log in […]



How do I change "Sales Message Goes Here" or "Tagline Here" in Zen Cart?

Most Zen Cart templates provide a position to add a Sales Message in the header of your store front.  In the default ‘Classic’ template the Header Sales Text has been set to “Sales Message Goes Here”.  In the ‘template_default’ files it is set to “Tagline Here”.  It is very easy to update to the sales […]


Remove or change "Welcome Guest! Would you like to log yourself in?" in Zen Cart

A personal greeting can set the tone for your customers shopping online.  In a default installation, the customer greeting is shown as “Welcome Guest! Would you like to log yourself in? for visitors (guests) to your Zen Cart store, as shown here: Once logged on, the greeting is personalised for the customer: Turn on or […]

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Remove “Have you got yours yet?” Image from Home Page of Zen Cart

On first installing Zen Cart you will notice a, quite large, advertisement for a Zen cart owner’s manual.  This is actually an image that can be quickly removed with the Define Pages Editor. To edit the index page: Log in to your Zen Cart store Admin From the Tools menu, select Define Pages Editor. With […]

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Change title bar in browser from "Zen Cart!, The Art of E-commerce"

The default installation of Zen Cart includes the title tag of “Zen Cart!, The Art of E-commerce”.  A quick Google search for this exact phrase gives 43,700,000 results.  This shows there is an absolute bucket-load of stores that have not made this simple, but very important, change. Don’t have your store’s professional image eroded by […]

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Remove or change “Congratulations! You have successfully installed your Zen Cart™ E-Commerce Solution.” in Zen Cart

One of the first things you’ll notice when you install Zen Cart is the message “Congratulations! You have successfully installed your Zen Cart™ E-Commerce Solution.”.  It is also one of the first things you will want to change! Open the index.php file located in the /includes/languages/english directory. Find this section of code: and modify the […]

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