We've got a new forum!

One of the final steps in the road to open sourcing for us was setting up a forum, where both end users and developers can help each other use the platform, and express any suggestions, issues to compliments. We had a look around at a few pieces of forum software and eventually settled on NodeBB. We...

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DEVELOPMENT UPDATE: New product upload interface

The details Mothership can store in the products database are pretty far-reaching, allowing even the most demanding e-commerce manager to to maintain a diverse collection of products. Beyond the obvious ones like name, price, stock level there are dozens of details that can come into play. And when ...

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The Mothership Code of Conduct

As part of the road to open sourcing, it's been important for us to do research into other successful open source projects. One thing I realised upon reading this blog post is the necessity of a code of conduct. We want all people taking part in the project to treat each other with the respect they ...

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Getting Involved in Mothership Development

We are currently in the process of open sourcing Mothership. We have had the platform in a workable state for over a year and have been developing it consistently ever since, and while we work with the ethos that the system is never truly complete, we are very proud of it. After talking to some oth...

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DEVELOPMENT UPDATE: Intergration with Xero

Accounting data integration Multiple currency support Multiple tax rates There have been several exciting developments to Mothership recently, with a few key modules entering the codebase. The one we're most excited about is integration with Xero, the online accounts platform. Companies will be...

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