More people are shopping with their mobile phones; Would be good to have responsive web design for ecommerce.
james_sg wrote > Hi Rishi, > > You can consider the use of microdata or related, for the purpose of SEO. > > For further info, see > https://developers.google.com/search/docs/guides/intro-structured-data > https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/products > > Regards, > James > > Rishi Solanki wrote >> Devs, >> >> We would like to propose few enhancement over ecommerce portal in OFBiz. >> In >> other words we want to demonstrate how to use ecommerce portal for >> creating >> your own site. Regarding the same, we were looking at some wiki documents >> to browse the features already exists and demonstrated by Ecommerce >> portal. >> After browsing all the features we understand from ecommerce site OFBiz >> have, that, it covers all the aspects as a framework to demonstrate all >> the >> possible features OFBiz can support for Ecommerce. Also it demonstrate >> how >> these features uses the data model. >> >> So we were thinking to use ecommerce clone to demonstrate our purpose. >> That >> means, how an OFBiz user can create a modern Ecommerce site using the >> OFBiz >> Ecommerce portal. But on further diagnose we found that, the ecomclone >> have >> been removed in last month as result of email thread - *"Removing the >> ecomclone webapp from the ecommerce component"*. Also we gone thru the >> usage of *ecomseo* webapp and it also use the ecommerce to demonstarte >> its >> own seo related features metioned here >> <https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OFBIZ/Search+Engine+Optimisation%2C+SEO+in+ecommerce>. >> >> >> With all this said, we would like to use the *ecomseo* for our purpose or >> if community is not okay with it then we can add one more webapp parallel >> to ecommerce. We are fine in either way. Following are the enhancements >> we >> would like to propose for it, so that we can show an modern ecommerce >> site >> using OFBiz *ecomseo* or *new webapp*. >> >> - *ecomseo* or *new webapp* already cover the search engine friendly URLs >> using the SeoControlServlet and SeoCatalogUrlFilter. We just need to make >> sure all the features are working properly if we browse to *ecomseo*. As >> while browsing we have seen that the breadcrumbs are not working properly >> in all cases, also on changing catalogs page doesn't show the related >> data >> in *ecomseo*. So first we will fix all the related issue exists in >> *ecomseo* >> . >> - Like many modern ecommerce site, we would like show the catalogs as >> menu >> and category navigation in the menu bar. That means, if required we can >> set >> some data specific to *ecomseo *or* new webapp.* >> - *Category Navigation:* should shown from Solr instead of product and >> category data. >> - *Product Search Pages:* should shown from Solr instead of product >> keywords. With all the basic feature filtering criteria. >> - *Product Detail Page:* should show the minimum required fixed set of >> product features. That means, it does not cover all type of products like >> configurable products and other complex products. This also mean that, at >> some point we would like to narrow the ecommerce features and keep the >> general items required by mostly. >> - *Login and Registration:* We would like to add basic site registration >> process with minimum information. >> - *Shopping Cart:* Shopping cart will have all the basic functionality >> with >> fancy UI and JS support. >> - *Checkout:* Only one single page checkout with no steps. Fancy UI and >> JS >> support. It also includes the changes on assumption like by default >> billing >> and shipping address will be same and based on user action process will >> separate them. >> - *Overall Changes:* With the above basic flow changes on ecommerce, we >> would also override the decorators, UI, UX and add JS support to follow >> the >> latest standards. >> >> >> We would love to hear from community on this, and inputs on other areas >> if >> we missed something. Also if we do agree to do these changes, then we >> will >> start documenting the things one by one in detail on wiki probably with >> some wireframes to understand the things better. And after community >> agree >> on each item we can start on fixing the flows as per the final design. >> >> Thanks to Jacques and Pranay for the adding useful documents on wiki. It >> help us for identifying the work flows, the usage of apps, and preparing >> this basic plan. Thanks to Arun Patidar for discussion and planning. >> >> References: >> - https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OFBIZ/ >> Search+Engine+Optimisation%2C+SEO+in+ecommerce >> - https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OFBIZ/ >> Business+Process+Stories+and+Use+Cases+Library >> - https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OFBIZ/E-commerce >> >> >> >> -- >> Rishi Solanki >> Manager, Enterprise Software Development >> HotWax Systems Pvt. Ltd. >> Direct: +91-9893287847 >> http://www.hotwaxsystems.com -- View this message in context: http://ofbiz.135035.n4.nabble.com/Ecommerce-Portal-Enhancement-tp4696321p4696409.html Sent from the OFBiz - Dev mailing list archive at Nabble.com.