Shopping Cart Guidelines

Shopping Cart 

What to Use When Guidelines…


1. First, decide what type of features you must have. These are the non-negotiables and will help you narrow down your decision.


2. Decide which payment processor you want to use.  Example: Paypal,, stripe or for an all-in-one solution.


3. Decide whether or not you want to allow affiliates.


0 – $10,000 per month in sales – When you’re first getting started online speed of implementation and simplicity is your key. To get up and running quickly I recommend using the  For payment processing  I recommend either paypal or stripe, Stripe allows you to accept credit cards without having setup and merchant account.


When your looking to offer instant PayPal commissions to your affiliates, again I recommend the


$10,000 per month and above – When your business starts to get to this level of monthly sales I suggest using solutions that allow your business to scale seamlessly.


Payment processing I recommend either staying with Stripe or or


Stripe fees are very low and you don’t have to setup a merchant account.  I would always suggest offering PayPal as a payment option simply because a lot of people online will prefer it.  NOTE: uses PayPal.


In terms of your shopping cart, I would suggest either InfusionSoft, Easy Digital Downloads or Nanacast.

Always keep in mind though if you want to keep it simple you can use something like Wishlist Member + Stripe.


For your affiliate program, I recommend upgrading things here as well.  At this level, you’ll want to use either LeadDyno, HasOffers, or Post Affiliate Pro.  But again, the has you covered for your all-in-one get up and go with instant affilaites to start selling your products fast.