How to Create Hover Effect in Prestashop 1.6 Default Theme

Nov 29, 20161090Tatiana Kozyreva

Today I’m going to explain how to animate your website by CSS3 hover-effects, that are activated upon mouse hover. We will consider a case based on Theme configurator (themeconfigurator) default module in Prestashop 1.6 theme. And this article is dedicated to such CSS-properties as transform and transition, that you can easily apply in your webstore.

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How to Create Hover Effect in Prestashop 1.6 Default Theme

LESS in Magento 2.0

Jan 28, 2016724Tatiana Kozyreva

Magento 2.0 supports a CSS-preprocessor called LESS. LESS allows using variables, mixins, functions and mathematical operations when writing styles. Using LESS significantly increases the productivity when developing and accompanying styles.

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LESS in Magento 2.0

How to Make Your Main Menu Scroll With the Page in Prestashop 1.6 – 1.7

May 4, 20153634Tatiana Kozyreva

Navigation is one of the most important components of any store. Usually, to access the navigation menu on a website the user has to scroll up to the top of the page. But the sticky navigation menu is a much better and convenient solution.

Prestashop 1.6

In this article I will describe how to create such a sticky menu in the default Prestаshоp 1.6 theme on the basis of the default module Top horizontal menu (blосktоpmenu).  Read more

How to Make Your Main Menu Scroll With the Page in Prestashop 1.6 – 1.7

Slider For Your Magento Store: the Reasons You Need It, and Its Benefits

Nov 26, 2014219Tatiana Kozyreva

It’s hard to imagine an on-line store with no commercial banners, animated and interactive blocks. In our digital time, internet-users want to get maximum utility for minimum time. If the store can’t provide it, there is a big possibility that a potential customer will leave to a competitor, so that’s why you need to be original to keep the customer’s interest. With the help of the slider you can quickly draw attention to the most important information on the web-site. Read more

Slider For Your Magento Store: the Reasons You Need It, and Its Benefits

Big Day Release: Magento LookBook

Aug 18, 2014465Tatiana Kozyreva

Magento LookBook extension lets you put a set of markers to the product image and then link these markers to other products, which will appear in a pop-up as soon as the customer clicks on a marker. You can also select specific area on the product photo and it will get automatically highlighted upon mouse hovering.

Key features:

  • Add markers to product images and link these markers with other goods which will appear in a pop-up;
  • The pop-up window will display the product image and will also let customers specify product quantity;
  • Select specific area on the product photo, and this area will get automatically highlighted upon mouse hovering.

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Big Day Release: Magento LookBook

Big Day Release: Magento Animated Slider

Dec 9, 2013472Tatiana Kozyreva

Magento Animated Slider does a fantastic job of making your pages look livelier and draws much needed attention to the messages you want to get to your customers. With this module aside from simple static images you are able to animate the slide content from the text content to multiple images appearance on the slide.

Key features:

  • Create animated sliders/slides blocks;
  • Add text and image blocks to any slide;
  • Use slide content as hyperlinks to forward customers to other pages;
  • Put slider blocks as widgets to any CMS page and place;
  • Customizable buttons and pagination position;
  • Customizable animation, size, fonts and colors;
  • Fully responsive with touchscreen Support;
  • Compatible with all modern browsers;
  • Amazing animation effects.

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Big Day Release: Magento Animated Slider

Big Day Release: Magento Chameleon Mobile And Tablet Theme

Nov 6, 2012160Tatiana Kozyreva

We are proud to present our new mobile and tablet theme, providing eight awesome looks for your store – Magento Chameleon template. Every single detail of mobile device’s Chameleon user interface is developed for a user to get the best browsing experience on the go. The theme complies with Magento 1.7 mobile standards and is running on various mobile platforms like iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry, etc. Simply select the theme color and enjoy the great transformation happening. Read more

Big Day Release: Magento Chameleon Mobile And Tablet Theme

Creating a Theme for Magento

Apr 16, 2012266Tatiana Kozyreva

Let’s say you already have HTML, CSS, JavaScript layout. How to make a theme for Magento, using this layout? In this article I describe steps to create a theme.

At the first stage we create folders for our new theme. We call it my_theme. Then we add a new folder with the name of our new theme.

/app/design/frontend/default/my_theme/ – our new theme

My_theme

/app/design/frontend/default/my_theme/layout – assign content blocks for each structural block you create.

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