A big help – developer panel of browsers for easy and fast themes changes.

The article describes fast and speed HTML, CSS (JavaScript and PHP) development process for persons, who what to development the own store and make any design changes by yourselves in Zen Cart Templates, mobile appearance of the store, in Zen Cart engine inside, or CS-Cart Themes.

We strongly recommend you to use any Developer Panel of any browser, for instance, Google Chrome (F12 hotkey for ruining). It is the best way to make any changes and define certain CSS classes and HTML code peaces to edit by one click in second.

Zen Cart Developer Panel

More information and great manuals and examples of the easiest development process are there:

https://developers.google.com/chrome-developer-tools/
https://developers.google.com/chrome-developer-tools/docs/elements-styles
https://developers.google.com/chrome-developer-tools/docs/css-preprocessors

 

How to find needed PHP file for editing?

To find any PHP files (or Smarty template file) which is responsible for some page or element displaying, the best way is to copy to clipboard some HTML code line (phrase) near the place you want to edit (or add any element) from the same development panel and find the certain PHP (Smarty) file at your local computer via any search feature of your local file manager. In a bundle, these two ways allow you to find any code place and files for editing withing one minute.

Mobile or Responsive view development?

The same developer panel. Click to the “Toggle device mode” (Ctrl + Shift + M) and you will see mobile development mode of the browser, where you can choose any mobile device emulation, portrait and landscape view:

zen-cart-mobile-development

 

Do not forget to refresh (Ctrl + R or F5) the browser when you just switch the mobile mode on.

You can use our service to make any changes to Zen Cart themes:

http://www.12leaves.com/zen-cart-templates/

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the latest news, promotions and events.

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Tips and tricks, Tips and tricks | Comments Off

New Zen Cart Theme: Furniture

Furniture Mobile-Friendly Zen Cart Theme

Greetings!

Let me present our new Furniture mobile-friendly responsive Zen Cart theme. Special mobile slide menu with left column of Zen Cart sideboxes, columnar product listing on all product listings including featured, new and all products of Zen Cart, buy now button, login dropdown box, dynamic vertical 3-level subcategory dropdown menu in the category side box, top navigation and mobile navigation; shopping cart notification, larger product image in popup, Facebook fans block, social icons and much more are the main features of the theme.

Multi-Purpose Theme

You can replace the default banners, products and styles and you will get completely different online stores with using this theme. The result for the jewelry or flowers store with only a few design changes can be as follows:

Multi-purpose ZenCart Theme

Multi-purpose ZenCart Theme

 

Mobile-Friendly Zen Cart Theme

The theme passes the Google mobile-friendly test successfully, and as result improves ranking position in search engines for mobile users.Mobile SEO Zen Cart

 

More features and demo

 

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Releases, Zen Cart Themes | Comments Off

New Free Zen Cart Themes

Good news! We placed some of our premium Zen Cart themes to free collection. Browse and download.

 

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

New Responsive CS-Cart Theme: Mobishop

Responsive CS-cart Template

Multipurpose responsive CS-Cart template, mobile and tablets adapted appearance for the theme, flexible, easy to change, improved category box behavior, 3 color variations – all this is included to the Mobishop Responsive CS-Cart Theme. All the instructions are included to the template package and are available for downloading right after the theme purchasing. More features and information, please read on theme detailed page.

Continue reading

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in CS-Cart Templates, Releases | Comments Off

New Zen Cart Theme: Apon Responsive

Apon Zen Cart Theme
The theme is fully responsive and mobile/tablets adapted. Some key features that differ this theme from our other Zen Cart responsive themes:

  • any color you wish with LESS color variables,
  • special mobile appearance
  • columnar product listing selector,
  • buy now button,
  • login dropdown box,
  • dynamic vertical 3-level subcategory dropdown menu in category side box and top navigation,
  • shopping cart notification,
  • larger product image in popup,
  • Facebook fans block,
  • stylish social icons at the bottom,
  • see all features on the theme detailed page.

See some general features and settings of the theme on the example of our another Business Zen Cart template with illustrations.

Any Color You Wish

The color of some major elements of the theme are in one place in LESS file color variables. For instance, if you change the color of the menu background via only one variable, the border of the menu, its separators and all the subcategories will be changed in appropriate color either. Even some other color of elements, such as some headings and main sidebox badges will change the color automatically.

Continue reading

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Mobile and Responsive, Releases, Zen Cart Themes | Comments Off

Zen Cart Design

The article describes the ways of creating new design for Zen Cart and parts of custom Zen Cart design creation process.

Main part of the reliable online store is its appearance. The more professional looking design you have, the more customers will trust your store. As results, you can increase your sales by improving your Zen Cart design completely or just revising some of your elements of the store.

Zen Cart Design With Using Ready-made Templates

One of the first way to design Zen Cart fast with minimum effort and spending money is to use ready-made Zen Cart designs as known as Zen Cart themes. This way of design online store with Zen Cart begins from USD 30-70 and maximum to USD 90-140 including the installation service. Also there are a lot of free Zen Cart designs which you can download absolutely free and start as a basic from them.

Continue reading

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Zen Cart Themes | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

New Zen Cart Theme: AppPlus Responsive


The theme is fully responsive and mobile adapted. Some key features that differ this theme from our other Zen Cart responsive themes:

  • any color you wish with LESS color variables,
  • columnar product listing selector,
  • buy now button,
  • login dropdown box,
  • dynamic vertical 3-level subcategory dropdown menu in category side box and top navigation,
  • shopping cart notification,
  • larger product image in popup,
  • Facebook fans block,
  • stylish social icons at the bottom,
  • see all features on the theme detailed page.

See some general features and settings of the theme on the example of our another Business Zen Cart template with illustrations.

Any Color You Wish

Color changing

The color of some major elements of the theme are in one place in LESS file color variables. For instance, if you change the color of the menu background via only one variable, the border of the menu, its separators and all the subcategories will be changed in appropriate color either. Even some other color of elements, such as some headings and main sidebox badges will change the color automatically.

Continue reading

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Mobile and Responsive, Releases, Zen Cart Themes | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

New Theme: Stikky Mobile

Mobile Zen Cart Theme

The template is fully compatible with all our free and regular Zen Cart templates and can be installed alongside with your current theme. It does not touch any files and folders of your current theme and installed as a separate theme in separate folders. It uses all the admin settings of your store. See the demo and detailed description. A related article of how to install and manage our mobile Zen Cart templates read there.

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Mobile and Responsive, Releases, Zen Cart Themes | Comments Off

Pixemus to 12leaves: Store Moved

All our themes moved to the 12leaves.com site. All the accounts and orders moved from Pixemus.com store either, so you can log in to your account and download any orders you made before. If you found any bugs, please contact us immediately.

View Themes on 12leaves.com

 

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in News and announcements | Comments Off

New Strong Responsive Zen Cart Theme

Strong Responsive Zen Cart Theme

New Strong Responsive Zen Cart theme is released. See the template details there. See all major features and settings of our responsive themes on the example of our another template with illustrations in this article.

Follow our news & promotions:

Posted in Releases, Zen Cart Themes | Comments Off