An online-shop based on Django

LFS is an online shop based on Python, Django and jQuery.


  • Plain HTML and CSS
  • Python, Django, jQuery
  • MySQL, Postgres, Oracle, SQLite
  • Apache, lighttpd, nginx
  • memcached
  • Solr integration (optional)


  • Strict separation of data, logic and design (MVC/MVT)
  • Easy to uses and customize
  • Scalable
  • Speed is king


  • Easy to use and powerful administration interface
  • Automatic scaling of images
  • WYSIWYG-Editor for the input of text
  • Ajax-based


  • Sophisticated caching strategy in order to cache all parts of the site. Even personalized parts, like the cart, are cached confidently and efficiently
  • LFS makes use of different caching backends (file- oder memory based). Inclusive memcached, the fastest and most efficient caching system.


  • One-Page Checkout
  • checkout with user account and/or anonymous.
  • Access to address book, bank accounts, credit cards in case of checkout with user account
  • Optional creation of user account as part of the checkout process
  • Pluggable order number generator (0.7)


  • Variable amount of shipping methods
  • Easy administration of variable shipping price per shipping method, e.g. based on country, weight or size, etc.
  • Country specific addresses


  • Prepared for payment via cash on delivery, bank account, PayPal and credit card.
  • Variable amount of further shipping methods
  • Easy administration of variable payment prices per payment methode, e.g. based on total order price, datum, etc.
  • Pluggable backend.


  • Well-formed and descriptive URLs
  • Flat URLs
  • Automatically generated sitemap
  • Automatically generated Google sitemap
  • Connected to Google Analytics Site Tracking and E-Commerce.
  • Meta keywords und -description for all content (automatically or manually)
  • High performance (Google: “Speed is king”)


  • Static pages to generate information pages, landing pages, etc.
  • Easy generating of variable pages out of existing content
  • Cross-sells, up-sells and related products
  • Product tags
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Topseller
  • Recent products
  • Facetted navigation
  • Discounts
  • Featured products


  • Variable structure
  • Flat URLs
  • Several views for products and/or sub categories
  • Easy assigning of products
  • Static HTML blocks per Category
  • Variable layout per category: Amount of rows and columns and more


  • Variable amount of images per product
  • Product gallery (lightbox)
  • Variants
  • Configurable Products
  • Related products – explicitly selectable and based on tags
  • Accessories
  • Product tags
  • Variable product properties for filtering and comparing
  • Packaging units
  • Product ratings
  • Pluggable price calculation
  • Product attachments (0.7)


  • Send rating mails
  • Featured products
  • Topseller
  • Vouchers
  • Discounts




  • Product specific taxes
  • Customer specific taxes (0.7)
  • Pluggable tax calculation (0.7)


  • Average Rating
  • Cart
  • Categories
  • Delivery Time
  • Featured Products (0.7)
  • Filter
  • For-sale Products (0.7)
  • Pages
  • Recent Products
  • Related Products
  • Text
  • Topseller

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