InfusionSoft API for AbleCommerce all done

I finally finished the InfusionSoft integration with AbleCommerce that I’ve been working on. The initial steps to push a contact are pretty simple.  But most times, it not enough to just push contact info.  You want to use tags, you want do email marketing, you want to set specific defaults.  But these aren’t set by the basic CreateContact API provided by InfusionSoft. Thus I wrote my own optIn routine so emails imported with the API aren’t marked as ‘not marketable’.  Now they come in as ‘Unconfirmed’ like they should.  AbleCommerce...

Jan 08, 2013 READ MORE
InfusionSoft API for AbleCommerce

Having a blast putting together a nice integration between InfusionSoft and AbleCommerce.  So far I can: Push new contacts into InfusionSoft from AbleCommerce user records Look up existing InfusionSoft contacts Identify all InfusionSoft tags Assign existing InfusionSoft contacts to tags Update custom InfusionSoft fields The API for InfusionSoft is pretty slick.  Implementing it using the necessary 3rd party library wasn’t hard either.  But putting together the necessary classes to drive the integration took a little more effort than I expected. ...

Jan 04, 2013 READ MORE
How to force HTTPS/SSL in AbleCommerce Gold

Just like AbleCommerce 7.x, AbleCommerce Gold uses a specific configuration file to identify which pages/folders should force SSL.  Obviously key pages like the login page, the admin pages, checkout etc are all set to force SSL by default.  But sometimes you need your own custom stuff to force SSL.  In my case, it’s my Quickbooks Connector for AbleCommerce.  The Intuit Web Connector program will only transfer to a public IP using HTTPS.  Any attempt to do so with straight HTTP will result in an Authentication Failed error response. To force SSL ...

Jan 03, 2013 READ MORE