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Logo1.png Adding a sales channel - other webcart



In this guide, we will show you how to connect your webcart account to Expandly, which will allow you to manage your products & variations, listings, sales orders and stock levels. 

Click here to see if we integrate with your webcart

Adding your webcart to Expandly

1. Select Settings (left menu) and then Sales Channels:


2. Click mceclip1.png (top right) and then select the sales channel logo that you want to add


3. Click mceclip1.png and confirm: 

Account Name- the name you'll use to identify this account in Expandly

Store URL - the URL of the website you are adding to Expandly

Merge Setting- this will determine how you want to merge your products in Expandly, when importing your listings

4. Select your preferred method for adding the bridge file to your web server, using your FTP details click mceclip4.png

Bridge file - this is used to establish the connection and exchange data

FTP details - this is used to upload or download your data


Adding the bridge file to your web sever

There are two ways in which you can do this:


1. Select mceclip3.png

2. Enter your FTP details 



1. Click mceclip4.pngto download a zipped bridge file

2. Extract the zip file and upload to your web server using the application of your choice (we would recommend FileZilla)

3. The file then needs to be saved onto your server, where the index. php file is stored. This is usually found within the public_html folder (however this is dependant on how your website has been set up so if you are not sure, please check with your developer) 

4. Find and open the public_html folder


5.  Move the bridge2cart folder into the public_html folder


5. Check the success by visiting yoururl/bridge2cart/bridge.php

6. On Expandly, click mceclip0.png

Authorising your webcart in Expandly

1. Map your order statuses and click mceclip2.png

For more information on Order Status Mapping, click here

2. Congratulations! Your account is now connected to Expandly 

Next steps

Now that you've added your sales channel to Expandly, you might want to:

Import Listings

Manage products

Manage listings

Add more sales channels

Manage your orders

Need more help?

If you need a little extra help, no problem. Contact us, and we'll talk you through the steps. 

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