JavaScript for E-Commerce

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Please note that this tutorial was first published in the year 2000, and is based on work conducted between 1997 and 2000. While we trust that it still constitutes useful tutorial material, it should not necessarily be construed as to impart best practice in the year 2019. For more details please see this blog post.


We now have a complete, functional framework for an online store that can be used in many different situations. This core system has actually been in use since February 1998 on the site - but be warned, they sell Adult Videos, CD-ROMs and DVDs, so don't look at it if you don't want to see that sort of thing.

The point of this document is the core functionality of the system, so consequently there are a number of areas that could use improvement:

Your comments on this document - be they good or bad - are greatly apprecicated, so please do not hesitate to email me.

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This tutorial has been translated to Serbo-Croatian language by Jovana Milutinovich from

This tutorial has been translated to Slovak by Juraj Rehorovsky from Coupofy team.