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Shopist | Laravel eCommerce, Multivendor, CMS and Designer

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Introduction

  • Item Name : Shopist eCommerce, multivendor, cms and designer
  • Item Version : v2.4.7
  • Author : Loise100
  • Item Demo : Check Demo

First of all, Thank you so much for purchasing this eCommerce script and for being my loyal customer. You are awesome!
You are entitled to get free updates to this product + exceptional support from the author directly.

This documentation is to help you regarding each step of shopist setup. Please go through the documentation carefully to understand how this work and how to edit this properly.

Server Requirements

You will need the following major things to run the shopist.

  1. PHP >= 7.1.3 (important)
  2. OpenSSL PHP Extension
  3. PDO PHP Extension
  4. Mbstring PHP Extension
  5. Tokenizer PHP Extension
  6. XML PHP Extension
  7. Ctype PHP Extension
  8. JSON PHP Extension
  9. PHP Fileinfo extension enable from php.ini

Be careful with your server requirements while installing shopist.

Getting Started #back to top

This is very easy and fully customizable eCommerce for laravel. The main feature and difference of other eCommerce with the custom products designer. It’s unique from others. It has multivendor system also. Installation very easy. It has templating system for home, product, single page, blog pages. Dynamic language setup will be very helpful for the client.

How to Install Shopist #back to top

Shopist installation is very easy now. Please read carefully the following steps:

  1. Unzip the shopist folder.
  2. You can copy all files from shopist folder to your server OR you can also start with the shopist folder
  3. Open .env file from root folder and change DB_HOST, DB_DATABASE, DB_USERNAME, DB_PASSWORD with your server DB information
  4. Important!

    • 1. Change "local" with the "production" from .env file
    • 2. Change "MAIL_DRIVER" to smtp or other laravel mail driver(Mailgun, SparkPost, Amazon SES), and fill "MAIL_HOST", "MAIL_PORT", "MAIL_USERNAME", "MAIL_PASSWORD"

  5. Then hit your domain. Suppose your domain name is "example.com". So this case hit on http://example.com/installation.
  6. If you start with the shopist folder or sub directory then hit http://example.com/shopist/installation
  7. You will get admin registration form. Fill the information for the super admin access.

Your admin url
https://example.com/admin/login
if you have sub directory
https://example.com/sub directory name/admin/login

Your vendor admin url
https://example.com/admin/login
if you have sub directory
https://example.com/sub directory name/admin/login

Your frontend url
https://example.com
if you have sub directory
https://example.com/sub directory name

Cache clear url
https://example.com/clear-cache
if you have sub directory
https://example.com/sub directory name/clear-cache

Product types description#back to top

Simple Product - #back to top

There are no options like size or color that the end user can pick during the order. It's really simple.


Simple Product Configure Video




Configurable Product - #back to top

There are one or more options like size or color that the end user can pick during the order.


Variable Product Configure Video




Customizable Product - #back to top

User can design on any products that the end user can pick during the order.


Customizable Product Configure Video




Digital/Downloadable Product - #back to top

A downloadable product can be anything that you can deliver as a file, such as an eBook, music, video, software application, or an update. You can offer an album for sale, and sell each song individually. You can also use a downloadable product to deliver an electronic version of your product catalog.


Digital/Downloadable Product Configure Video




Role Based Pricing #back to top

Role based pricing is very effective for admin and customer. admin can easily set pricing depend on user role. you will be very clear with the below video.


Role Based Pricing config Video




Multi Language Configure #back to top

To understand for the different country need different language. so shopist has unique multi language logic. you can check with the video.


Multi Language Configure Video




Product Compare Configure #back to top

To compare products between multiple products, shopist has extra field. To better understand you can check the video.


Compare Product Configure Video




Product Video Configure #back to top

You can set product video easily at the details page. I think video will be the very helpful for the better understand.


Product video Configure




Upsells and Cross Sells Products Setup #back to top

Up-sells for a product are items that you would like your customer to buy instead of the product that he is viewing, and they are pricey, better quality, etc.

Cross-sell items can appear both in the product page and in the shopping cart but they are a bit like an impulse buy – similar to items at the cash registers in grocery stores.


Configure video




Google Recaptcha Setup #back to top

reCAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA-like system designed to establish that a computer user is human (normally in order to protect websites from bots) and, at the same time, assist in the digitization of books.


RECAPTCHA Sepup procedure


  1. To Get google recaptcha site key and secret-key go https://www.google.com/recaptcha/admin.
    And then go Shopist Settings->General-> Google Recaptcha Option. Check the screenshot.


Currency Converter API Setup#back to top

N.B: You must buy the fixer subscribe to use the currency converter. This is your responsibility.

Shopist for currency convert use Fixer. Fixer is a simple and lightweight API for current and historical foreign exchange (forex) rates.

To get API key sign up from Fixer and then choose pricing. you can sign up with free pricing as a trial.

Login and copy your API access key from fixer dashboard menu and then find from shopist settings->general menu "Currency converter fixer access key option" "API Access Key" and paste here. Thats all.

Please check the screenshots:

Fixer dashboard

Shopist settings menu

Templating System #back to top

Shopist has muultiple templates for particular page. like header, home, products, single page, blogs. You can choose any templates for specific page. Check the screenshot.




Multivendor System#back to top

How to become a vendor

1. Click on registration link to create a vendor.
2. Fill the registration required field and submit the form, and finally wait for admin approval.
3. Go to admin panel and click vendor list from left menu and enable specific vendor.
4. Finish the become a vendor process and enjoy with the sell as a vendor. To check the store list go frontend and click the "Store List". Check the screenshot.

Vendor admin panel

Vendor can add many things for their required using this admin panel. They can manage the following things:
  1. Manage SEO for their store
  2. Add/edit/delete products
  3. Manage products comments and requested products
  4. They can withdraw from their admin
  5. and may things
You can check the the screenshot

Manage packages from vendor admin

Click the "Manage Packages" menu from the left side and choose your suitable packages. Check the screenshot

Vendor Withdrawal Request

To withdraw payment go to left side menu and click the "withdraw" menu and send your withdrawal request to the shop owner. Check the screenshot

Manage Withdrawal Request for Shop Owner

To manage requested withdrawal from vendor, go to "Vendors" lift side menu and click the "withdraw" menu. Check the screenshot

Create Packages for Vendor

To create packages go to left side "Vendors Packages" menu and create packages for the vendor. you can check the screenshot.

Version History (Changelog) #back to top

Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this script. As I said at the beginning, I'd be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this script. No guarantees, but I'll do my best to assist. If you have a more general question relating to the shopist on Codecanyon, you might consider visiting the forums and asking your question in the "Item Discussion" section.


Changelog

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                                        Version 2.4.7 - 13 December, 2018 
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                                        - Bootstrap 4 implementation
                                        - Custom currency converter
                                        - Two mega menu implementation
                                        - Dynamic and drag & drop header menu implementation
                                        - Extra two header template implementation 
                                        - Bug fixing and so more..

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                                        Version 2.4.6 - 30 September, 2018 
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                                        - Product designer improvement
                                        - Payment gateway improvement
                                        - bug fixing

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                                        Version 2.4.5 - 24 July, 2018 
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                                        - 2Checkout payment gateway implementation

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                                        Version 2.4.4 - 10 July, 2018 
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                                        - Product import/export bug fixing
                                        - Site performance improvement
                                        - Home page improvement
                                        - Shop page improvement
                                        - Some bug fixing

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                                        Version 2.4.3 - 06 May, 2018 
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                                        - Product import bug fixing
                                        - Site performance improvement
                                        - bug fixing

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                                        Version 2.4.2 - 14 April, 2018 
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                                        - Currency Converter Improvement
                                        - fixed some bugs
                                       
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                                        Version 2.4.2 - 08 April, 2018 
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                                        - Added Nexmo as a SMS Gateway to get the Order Notification for the Admin
                                        - Laravel Latest Version (5.6) Updated
                                        - Shopist Installation Process Impovment
                                        - fixed some bugs

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                                        Version 2.4.1 - 25 February, 2018 
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                                        - Added mail and mail config system
                                        - Added Order invoice 
                                        - Laravel version update
                                        - fixed some bugs


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                                        Version 2.4 - 23 January, 2018 
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                                        - Added Multivendor system 
                                        - Laravel version update
                                        - fixed some bugs


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                                        Version 2.3 - November 17, 2017
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                                        - fixed some security issues
                                        

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                                        Version 2.3 - November 5th, 2017
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                                        - Upsells and Cross Sells products added 
                                        - Digital/Downloadable product improvements
                                        - User account improvements
                                        - Admin order improvements
                                        - Latest and today's product bug fixing
                                        - and more major bug fixing
    
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                                        Version 2.2 - October 15th, 2017
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                                        - Color, Size filter added
                                        - Product zooming 
                                        - Product  share by social media (facebook, twitter, google plus, pinterest, linkedin etc)
                                        - Product export/import from admin
                                        - Role based pricing
                                        - Digital/Downloadable product type added
                                        - Table organize
                                        - Customer order bug fixing
                                        - and more major bug fixing 

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                                        Version 2.1 - July 23th, 2017
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                                        - Major bug fixing

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                                        Version 2.1 - May 23th, 2017
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                                        - Stripe payment gateway implementation
                                        - Added two home page template
                                        - Added two header template
                                        - Seo manage from specific product, blog and page.
                                        - Dynamic option for google recaptcha
                                        - Product compare option 
                                        - Frontend settings extended
                                        - Custom CMS implementation
                                        - and bug fixing

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                                        Version 2.0 - March 16th, 2017
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                                        - Dynamic Blogs System
                                        - Dynamic Testimonials
                                        - User Roles and Permissions System
                                        - Coupon Manager
                                        - SEO Manager
                                        - Requested Products Manager
                                        - Subscriptions Manager
                                        - Dynamic Languages Settings
                                        - Templeting System
                                        - Dynamic Languages Change from Frontend
                                        - Dynamic Currency Change from Frontend
                                        - User Account
                                        - Mini Cart System
                                        - Multistep Checkout   
                                        - Dyanmic Review System
                                        - Bug Fixing

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                                        Version 1.2 - October 10th, 2016
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                                        - Major bug fixing 

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                                        Version 1.1 - September  27th, 2016
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                                        - Mailchimp added for request product 
                                        - Multilanguage supported
                                        - And bug fixing