ActiveHelper Live Chat can manage regular HTML sites and other kind of sites but how?
This is a question that we hear all the time, the people want to know how they can deploy the ActiveHelper Live Chat on sites different than Joomla, Wordpress or Drupal.
The process to deploy the Live Chat feature on a different site than the supported is the same process that you need to do for a supported site like Joomla , Wordpress or Drupal, the steps are described below:
The first and most important thing that you need to understand is the ActiveHelper Live Chat is like a Live Chat Server that can be setup only in one of the supported CMS : Joomla , Wordpress and Drupal .
From the Main Live Chat Server installation you can manage any kind of site, you can deploy the chat feature on multiple HTML sites, PHP Site or a different CMS like Magento, ExpressionEngine, TYPOlight , Alfresco, SilverStripe, Cushy CMS, Radiant CMS, TextPattern among others.
1. Select a main site as your Live Chat Server
If you already have a site running with one of the supported CMS you need to download and install and setup there the ActiveHelper Live Chat Server.
But if you don't have a running site with one of this CMS, you need to install one and then install the Live Chat Server there.
One sugestion is create a sub domain called :livechat.mydomain.com and there you can install a fresh CMS. If you don't know which one take a look of the information below:
Ideal for fairly simple web sites, such as everyday blogging and news sites; and anyone looking for an easy-to-manage site. Add-ons make it easy to expand the functionality of the site.
Joomla allows you to build a site with more content and structure flexibility than Wordpress offers, but still with fairly easy, intuitive usage. Supports E-commerce, social networking and more.
For complex, advanced and versatile sites; for sites that require complex data organization; for community platform sites with multiple users; for online stores.
2. Follow the regular steps to install and setup the Live Chat Server
Below you can find two excellent guides:Install ActiveHelper Live Chat Component on Joomla 3
Install ActiveHelper Live Chat Plugin on WordPress 4
Setup the ActiveHelper Live Chay on serveral websites
3. Deploy the chat feature on each external site
The is the final step and the step different that you need to follow, with the LIve Chat running and all the settings you need to generate a deploy the chat script.
Useful links:Main Download area