'Publish shop' is needed to publish your shop on the web. Up until now you have only
been working with the shop preview.
The shop you have created so far will be displayed in a new window. This is just a
preview. It will not show up on the web until it is published.
The shop will not be published on the web until you click this button.
The publishing time depends on how many categories and items you have in the eShop.
If you have lots of data it will go into the queue, and the shop will then be
published about 10 minutes later. Please observe the messages in the middle main
frame - you can carry out the last shop procedures there, with date and time.
This link takes you to the online shop. Please remember that the old display will
still appear here if you have not republished.
Shop integration &
You will need this item if you want to address the individual elements of your shop
from an external homepage. You will see all the links to all the sub-pages in your
shop - including the links to the detailed view of an item and a link to place
individual items into the shopping basket. If you have only a few items in your shop
then you will see the links in the open window; otherwise the complete list will be
sent to you at the e-mail address given to the shop.
Shop log files
Here you will find the shop records, which customer (or more correctly, which
computer) placed what in the cart and when. These records are known as logs. The log
files are available in a compact zipped form, and can be downloaded and evaluated
externally. You can also find it in the shoplogs/ directory of the
These files will automatically be deleted after about 10 weeks.
P3P privacy statement
This is an additional file that is required by Internet Explorer 6.0 for the correct
display. P3P (Platform for Privacy Preferences) is a standard that enables you to
offer your customers a machine-readable standardised privacy statement for their web