Magento Create Custom Payment Method

In this blog post, we are going to see the basics of how to create a new payment method.

We will first see a very basic version of the payment method i.e it won’t have any payment gateway integration (e.g Cash on Delivery). Next, we will see how to create a little advanced version where we will see how to show a form for the payment method and save the values to database. Continue reading

Ajax Based Product Add to Cart from Category Page

In this blog post we will see how to add products to shopping cart directly from category page using ajax operations.

We would be able to add all product types simple,configurable,bundled,grouped, virtual and downloadable from the category page itself. For the products which require options to be selected before adding to cart e.g configurable,bundled etc , a lightbox iframe window will show up showing the options to be selected by user with a ‘Add to Cart’ button. Continue reading