Aimeos shop system
Aimeos is THE professional, full-featured and high performance e-commerce platform! You can install it within 5 minutes and can adapt, extend, overwrite and customize anything to your needs.
Want to integrate Aimeos into your existing application?
Use the Aimeos Laravel package directly!
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The Aimeos shop distribution requires:
- Linux/Unix, WAMP/XAMP or MacOS environment
- PHP >= 7.2
- MySQL >= 5.7.8, MariaDB >= 10.2.2
- Web server (Apache, Nginx or integrated PHP web server for testing)
If required PHP extensions are missing,
composer will tell you about the missing
To install the Aimeos shop application, you need composer. On the CLI, execute this command for a complete installation including a working setup:
composer create-project aimeos/aimeos myshop
You will be asked for the parameters of your database and mail server as well as an e-mail and password used for creating the administration account.
In a local environment, you can use the integrated PHP web server to test your new Aimeos installation. Simply execute the following command to start the web server:
cd myshop php artisan serve
Note: In an hosting environment, the document root of your virtual host must point to
the /.../myshop/public/ directory and you have to change the
APP_URL setting in your
file to your domain without port, e.g.:
After the installation, you can test the Aimeos shop frontend by calling the URL of your VHost in your browser. If you use the integrated PHP web server, you should browse this URL: http://127.0.0.1:8000
The Aimeos administration interface will be available at
/admin in your VHost. When using
the integrated PHP web server, call this URL: http://127.0.0.1:8000/admin
Laravel and the Aimeos e-commerce package are extremely flexible and highly customizable. A lot of documentation for the Laravel framework and the Aimeos e-commerce framework exists. If you have questions about Aimeos, don't hesitate to ask in our Aimeos forum.
For more details about Aimeos Laravel integration, please have a look at its repository.
The Aimeos shop system is licensed under the terms of the MIT and LGPLv3 license and is available for free.