3dcart Stores are NOT Affected by the Heartbleed Security Bug

Heartbleed 300x300 3dcart Stores are NOT Affected by the Heartbleed Security BugBy now, you’ve probably read in the news, or heard across the wire that the newest security bug code named “Heartbleed” has been spreading across the web for some time now, and has just been recently identified.  Since 3dcart is Level 1 PCI compliant, we have one of the most secure shopping cart platforms in existence today.  To learn more about how 3dcart protects your data, you can read more about our PCI Compliance.

Heartbleed is a flaw in the OpenSSL protocol (which is not used by 3dcart).  OpenSSL is an open-source encryption technology which is the backbone for many secure websites that collect personal and financial data.  Fortunately, OpenSSL is not used on any 3dcart web properties.  You can learn more about the Heartbleed Bug here. Continue reading 3dcart Stores are NOT Affected by the Heartbleed Security Bug

Visit 3dcart At IRCE In Chicago

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We will be at IRCE (Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition) in Chicago, IL on June 10 – June 13, 2014.  We are going to be located at booth 1933.  We hope you will stop by and visit us.

We have a limited number of 10% discount coupons* that we can offer to our customers and friends who will be visiting.  If you are interested in one of these coupon codes, please email us at the address below, and we will contact you with more information.

* Discount coupons will expire June 7, 2014 and the discount can only be applied to new registrations and cannot be applied to existing registrations.  Discounts are only valid for qualifying retailers and are not valid for vendors or industry guests.

Request a Discount Coupon

Please send an email to sem@3dcart.com with the title “IRCE Coupon”…

 

Why Migrating to 3dcart Makes Sense for Every Online Store Owner

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There are hundreds of eCommerce software providers to choose from, and finding the right one for you and your business isn’t always easy. There are SaaS solutions, open source options and a dizzying list of services that one can elect to employ. But not every online store owner is happy with the provider they’ve chosen, and if that’s the case, store migration is always option.

Now we know what you’re thinking. “Migrating my store is too hard, too time consuming and too expensive.” We get that, but what you may not be aware of is that migrating your existing eCommerce website to 3dcart is a lot easier, quicker and less expensive than you might think. Read More!

To Enhance Security, 3dcart will Transition Email Services on March 1st

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On March 1st, 3dcart will be fully transitioning its email services to use only secure port configurations.  Connections to the non-secure mail servers will cease to work after this date.  As explained in a global email sent to all 3dcart users several months ago, this is being done to enhance security and ensure a more protected email service for our clients. Read More!

3dcart Releases v6.1 of its eCommerce Software

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Part of our responsibility as your eCommerce software provider is to adapt with the times and evolve when necessary. Not only do we, as a company, recognize this fact, we constantly commit ourselves to staying one step ahead of the technology curve. This leads to the creation and optimization of new and existing features as well as the overall enhancement of our software so it can become better, faster and easier to use.  With that in mind, it is with great pleasure that we announce today the release of 3dcart v6.1, a modern, streamlined and full-featured online shopping cart solution.

We began the rollout process of v6.1 back in December, which means every 3dcart store owner is now using the new version. Inside you will notice the addition of an Amazon Product Ads module, an eBay integration module, 20 responsive HTML5 templates, a QuickBooks Web Connector, three new payment solutions, a slew of bug fixes and a number of improvements. To learn more about these additions/changes, please see below. Read More!

3dcart Seeks Beta Testers to Finalize New eBay Integration Feature

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We have great news everyone. 3dcart is very close to finalizing its integration with eBay! Once complete, every 3dcart store owner will be able to upload and sell their e-store’s products on one of the world’s most popular online marketplaces. Before we can make this feature available, however, we need your help.

Over the next week or so, our team will be looking for beta testers to assist in fine-tuning 3dcart’s incredible eBay integration feature. Interested participants are asked to send an email to ebay@3dcart.com. Read More!

3dcart Launches Its New Premium Template Marketplace

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When we announced the release of 3dcart v6.0 back in July, we promised to also deliver a brand new Theme Store packed with dozens of premium templates created by our award-winning design department. Today, we are proud to announce that the new marketplace is now live, and every 3dcart user has immediate access to more than 80 stunning, new and ready-to-use templates.

Each new theme is completely customizable and offers a wide selection of enhanced ecommerce features designed to help grow your business. For example, users will love the new homepage carousel, the enhanced featured and top-selling products sections, as well as the overall design and functionality of each new template. So not only will your store get the premium makeover it deserves, it will also operate faster and more efficiently than ever before! Read More!

Say Goodbye to Google Checkout and Hello to Stripe

Stripe Say Goodbye to Google Checkout and Hello to Stripe

It saddens us to inform you that on November 20, 2013, our old friend Google Checkout will cease to exist.  And while we will always cherish the fond memories we’ve shared, now’s not the time to wallow in bereavement.

Move on we must and step forward we shall to bid our old friend adieu while also welcoming a new one into our lives. Everyone… your attention please (drum roll sounds). It is with great pleasure that we formally introduce Stripe, 3dcart’s newest partner. Read More!

Statewide Compliance & Outreach Program Aims to Educate Merchants

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The State Board of Equalization (SBE) just announced that retailers from Lake Tahoe to the San Francisco Bay Area, and from the coastal cities of Southern California to Lake Perris, will be receiving letters from the SBE notifying them about upcoming visits from Statewide Compliance and Outreach Program (SCOP) teams.

The SCOP visits are intended to educate retailers about properly reporting sales and use tax, increase compliance with tax laws, and maintain outreach efforts to assure taxpayers that the state’s tax system is fair and equal for all Californians. As such, eight different SCOP teams will be conducting door-to-door, in-person visits to the zip codes listed below. Read More!

Vote Now: Help 3dcart Win 2013 “American Made” Awards by Martha Stewart

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The Audience Choice Awards is an annual competition hosted by Martha Stewart Living that recognizes exceptional American-made companies across the food, craft, design, style, garden and technology industries. The competition is driven by votes, and each category winner will receive an American Made Gift Basket, a feature in Martha Stewart Living and a segment on Sirius Radio!

Of the six category winners, users will also choose a grand-prize winner to receive $10,000 to further their business, a trip for two to New York City to attend the American Made Workshop and an exclusive feature on marthastewart.com.

This year, 3dcart is very proud to be a part of the competition as one of America’s leading technology companies, and we kindly ask for a few minutes of your time to not only vote for us but to also help spread the word. Read More!