Opencart Store Locator - A quick way for giving an effortless searching experience for the customers to locate the stores on Google Maps. The stores in any number can be added by the admin panel from the back end, which will help the customers to find the stores based on Product search or Location search for the best accurate results. The Google Map integration will help to locate various stores available for the selected product based on ajax search to find the nearest location, which helps to increase the user interface to make the search more responsive and easy.
The user can search the store from their panel.
The user can search the location by product name as well.
Search by map
The user can search the location on the map and find the store.
The admin will add different store distances for each store.
Why do we need an Opencart store locator?
If a customer wants to know the store location of a store then it would be a difficult part for the admin. To solve this purpose admin can use the store locator module on their store. So the customer can find the specific store with specific products.
Like if a store has product A and a store has product B then a customer can search by product and their store’s location on the map. The admin can enter the location with map and GPS coordinates. Opencart store locator solves the problem and provides the store address and location.
Adding New Locations & Assigning products to store.
For each store location, type a location hint to get the map, and latitudinal and longitudinal details will be populated automatically. Following fields needs to be managed-
- Title for the Store.
- Store address and logo of the seller.
- URL for the store.
- Assigning selected or all products to the store.
- Entering distance to search results from user location.
The feature helps to locate the store automatically within the set distance limit in system configuration settings in the back end.
- The store list will show the distance of the respective store from the searched keyword/location, with all the store details.
- The search can be made with 2 ways- either through Product search mode or Location search mode.
Opencart Store Locator Features -
- Embedded Google maps for searching locations.
- Google ajax based search to find the nearest location.
- 2 modes to search the store- either through Product search or Location search.
- Adding any number of store locations.
- Feature to redirect to the store's website directly by attaching a URL.
- Direct link on the store to locate the stores near your location.