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Australia’s most comprehensive online store blog has moved

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Photo courtesy of enigmabadger on Flickr

Photo courtesy of enigmabadger on Flickr

The OPMC blog has moved from this location to our home site.

At OPMC, we’re dedicated to continuing to bring you the latest news, the best advice and the most useful information for opening and running an online business in Australia.

Please continue to keep updated on what is happening in the world of online retail in Australia by continuing to follow our blog. You can find it here, on OPMC’s main website.

See you over there!

Season’s Greetings

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
Photo credit; Epic Fireworks

Photo credit; Epic Fireworks on Flickr

Happy New Year from your friends at OPMC!



Happy Holidays

Wednesday, December 25th, 2013

Blue Xmas Tree lights - Sebastian Dooris

Merry Christmas from your friends at OPMC.




OPMC announces free Freshbooks plugin for WooCommerce sites

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

press-freshbooks-logo OPMC has created the Freshbooks Daily Billing Stats Lite plugin and is giving it away for free.

Freshbooks users can easily keep up to date with their invoicing with the quick snapshot reports generated by this plugin. It allows users to send a report to an email address they specify that shows them the amount invoiced via Freshbooks for the current week, and for the previous week.

The figures are broken down into daily totals.

All you need to use the Freshbooks Daily Billing Stats Lite plugin is a Freshbooks account and an authentication token.

To download the Freshbooks Daily Billing Stats Lite plugin, click here.

Happy Birthday to WooThemes!

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

OPMC wishes the team at WooThemes a Happy 5th Birthday!

The WooThemes team is just hitting their stride at the moment, having recently celebrated the milestone of 1 million downloads.

As WooTheme’s Mark Forrester said himself; “To be an online business and to make it to 5 years is an achievement in itself. To be 5 years old and to be experiencing our best growth month-on-month yet is testament to the team that powers our product offering.”

They are celebrating their fifth birthday with the release of the new ‘Memorable’ theme.

Again, Happy Birthday to WooThemes!

To read more about this story, click here and here.

WooCommerce Facebook Tab plugin for selling through Facebook

Friday, April 26th, 2013

WooCommerce developed this plugin in order to get your business to achieve the maximum sales and increase your sales potential through Facebook. This plugin allows you to showcase and sell your products through Facebook, it is a very nice plugin to have on the Facebook page for your business.


You can view a demo of this product at


You can buy this product directly from the Woothemes store at



Payment Express WordPress plugin by OPMC

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Payment Express is a WordPress plugin developed by our team at OPMC. This plugin is developed to fully integrate with Woocommerce online stores, it allows you to send and receive electronic payments from many access points.  It is Visa and Mastercard certified, you just need to have PxPay credentials from Payment Express and you are good to go. This plugin does not require SSL security on your website.

To read more about this plugin, visit

You can buy this plugin directly from the Woothemes store at



Freshbooks plugin the full integration with Woocommerce stores

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Freshbooks is an accounting software used by over 1.8 million business owners worldwide. It offers a nice and simple dashboard to perform various accounting tasks and invoicing, you can choose to use your brand’s logo and details to be on the invoice.

This Freshbooks account can be easily integrated with your WordPress site using the Freshbooks Woocommerce plugin. By using this plugin, you will be able to automatically invoice your clients once they purchase products from your Woocommerce store. This will mean that the balance in your Freshbooks account will be updated as well.  This process is very recommended for every online store to have, it makes life a lot easier and definitley increases productivity.


You can read more over at


Ghermez Cupcakes on Kochie’s Business Builders

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

We are delighted to hear that our client Ghermez Cupcakes ( was recently featured on Kochie’s business builders.

Click here to visit their website and check out the advice Kochie and his team were able to give to Ghazaleh Lyari and her growing business.

IronKey – End of Financial Year Sale

Friday, June 25th, 2010

For a limited time until the end of June, we are discounting selected models of the world’s most secure flash drive, the IronKey. Click here for more information on the sale.

There is no better device for durability and secure data storage, so do not miss out.