Car Stereo Liquidator: A Joomla! and Virtuemart Site

Car Stereo Liquidator: A Joomla!/Virtuemart Site
Car Stereo Liquidator

One of my clients asked me to quickly set up a site for car stereo clearance sales that could be handed over to his employees for management. Essentially, he wanted a user-friendly ecommerce site with a professional look at minimum cost.

I considered various options, but at present the way to go for him was clearly a combination of Joomla! and Virtuemart. Zen Cart would have taken longer to set up–and cost more–and Virtuemart is much more user-friendly. Joomla! also has good template support for a custom theme that would be inexpensive and stable.

You can see the result above.

Tactical Storage: A Joomla! and Virtuemart Site

Tactical Storage: A Joomla!/Virtuemart Site
Tactical Storage

These days, there isn’t a better option to quickly create a user-friendly professional-looking ecommerce site than Joomla! and Virtuemart.

I had a client approach me with what has become a common request of late. He wanted an ecommerce site for a set of products he was developing, but his budget didn’t allow for a web developer long-term; he wanted his employees to take the reins once the site was built and configured, using me only for keeping the site platform up-to-date and dealing with any issues that might come up.

The result was Tactical Storage. I built the site using Joomla!, Virtuemart, and a commercial template from RocketTheme, then handed it off to his employees to add content and products.