Include the Shipping Estimator on the Shopping Cart Page

Shipping rates are important to your customers and knowing them before they initiate the checkout process will help to increase your conversion rate and decrease your abandoned cart rate. This tutorial will teach you how to add the shipping estimator form to the shopping cart page in your zen cart store.

This tutorial features the All Business free zen cart template by Picaflor Azul. If you want to use it for your zen cart project you can download it for free here.

1. Log into your zen cart admin and go to Configuration -> Shipping/Packaging

Click on “Shipping Estimator Display Settings for Shopping Cart”, select “2”, and click on the update button.

Navigate to your shopping cart page and hit the “refresh” button to see the shipping estimatore added.

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