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How To Launch An eCommerce Website

This article explains how to open a new e-commerce store on an A2 Hosting account.

Opening an e-commerce store at A2 Hosting

If you have an e-commerce business and want to open a web store, we're here to help.

At A2 Hosting, you don't need to know how to write code or design web pages to open a web store. We offer popular e-commerce applications, such as PrestaShop and Magento, that you can install with just one click. It's free and included with an A2 Hosting account.

To open an e-commerce store at A2 Hosting, all you need to do is order a Web Hosting plan. With the included cPanel administration interface, you can use Softaculous to install a wide range of e-commerce applications—PrestaShop, Magento, OpenCart, and much more. Alternatively, if you need more computing power for your store, you can purchase an unmanaged VPS or managed VPS hosting plan.

Most e-commerce applications provide some or all of the following features:

  • Unlimited product listings
  • Customizable shopping carts
  • Support for multiple payment methods
  • Support for multiple shipping methods
  • Support for multiple languages and currencies

Additionally, the most popular e-commerce applications have a large support community behind them, ready to help you with any issues you may encounter.