Magento is one of the most popular open source ecommerce platforms, which provides online merchants with all kinds of tools to manage the look, content and functionality of their webstore. Moreover, it has a convenient and pretty intuitive Admin page, which makes it possible for store administrators to maintain the website without technical knowledge and web developers on the team.
While working on your theme, we may often need to change modules, specifically their templates, appearance and scripts. Of course, theoretically we can do it right in the module folder, but after you update Prestashop, all of the changes will be overwritten by new files. Therefore, it is better to rewrite the module files in your theme. We can do this by placing the overridden module files at a specific path in our theme. In Prestashop 1.6 and 1.7 this happens in a similar way, but there are some nuances of which I’ll tell you below.
It is all about details. They play a major role in everything, especially, when we are talking about your home design and decor. It is a pleasure to work with the company, that specializes in this. Lothar John is an expert in home decoration, while BelVG is an expert in Magento webstores. Today we want to share with you the results of our collaboration. (more…)
Sometimes you may need to hide some products or even whole categories from specific groups of customers on your webstore.
The new Groups Catalog extension allows shop owners to configure product visibility settings for various client groups: retailers, wholesalers or any other customer group that you may have on your webshop. It also lets you tacitly stimulate your new visitors to create an account on your webstore.
Sometimes you may need to make changes to the Not Found 404 page in your Magento-based webstore. Such attention to detail can surprise your visitors and make your store even more stylish. Magento 2 provides a simple and yet very flexible tool for editing the 404 page.
In our digital world, the first thing that every entrepreneur does is a webstore creating. An offline brick-and-mortar store is not enough today to be successful, while online gives your business dozens of opportunities for development. When it is decided that webstore is a necessity, hundreds of questions appear. Some time ago we have already reviewed some of them. And now it’s time to continue the topic and decide what ecommerce platform to choose because the number of them is big and their characteristics differ. (more…)