There are several factors to consider when choosing an eCommerce plugin for WordPress. Patrick Mwachugu outlines them in his overview in his article of “Factors to consider about these WordPress Plugins”. Patrick reviews WooCommerce, Easy Digital Downloads and Get Shopped as well as naming other examples. When choosing a Plugin it is a good idea to read his article for the positives and negatives before you decide which direction to go with your website.
Whether picking out a Plugin to work straight off at download or one that will need customization, you have decisions to make before you pick the Plugin that will work for you and your business. Marketing, shipping, managing orders, and payment options are some of the items to consider and this article is one place to start for your WordPress needs. He points out that you need to also consider what you are capable of doing with your website in order to be successful as well. This is a one place to reference before you pick out a eCommerce Plugin for WordPress.