Elegant MicroWeb develops a shopping cart portal based on the Joomla Website Development framework, for one of its clients in Australia.

The client is in the business of selling gift cards that offer great value for money to consumers. Using these cards, customers can purchase a wide variety of products and/or services at great prices from preferred vendors or even online. The client wished to develop a shopping portal that would be quick and easy to navigate and offer its users a highly satisfying online shopping experience.

After extensive consultations with the client, Elegant MicroWeb analyzed the requirements, conducted a features mapping exercise, and developed the secure portal based on the Joomla Website Development CMS framework with well defined templates and easy-to-navigate layouts.

Customers can choose from amongst various branded cards for individual or organizational use. The dynamic portal offers branded, referral and gift cards. Before actually purchasing the cards, visitors can view the pricing for various cards and list of the Gift Card suppliers. The shopping cart is integrated with Paypal for a safe and hassle free online shopping experience by Joomla Website Development expert, Elegant MicroWeb.

Tools and Platforms


  • Content rich pages such as Home, About Us, Services, Contact us etc
  • Content management through Joomla CMS
  • Extensible, Quick and simple navigation
  • Online Payment gateway integration for credit card payments
  • Integration of Shopping Cart and Order Management
  • Ordering discounted cards for customer contact, referral, thank you
  • Individual as well as Company cards
  • Facility for users to Sign up for company newsletters and shopping page

Technical Competencies