Most commonly the choice between a free or paid solution revolves around a project budget or company finances. It is natural that nobody wants to spend money on a tool if there is a free, decently functioning replacement of it. Such a line of thinking particularly inherent to startup owners who aim to launch a business website with as low costs as possible. Although reserving to free tools might seem more preferable under any circumstances, business owners in most cases do not properly weight up all the consequences and think long-term.
As you have selected PrestaShop for your future online store, to start working with this ecommerce platform, naturally, you will need to install it first. Due to PrestaShop global popularity, “how to install PrestaShop” is a rather common search request and thematic forum question.
Having a singular, unique theme for your online store in PrestaShop is a great and easy way to stand out among the competitors and be remembered by the customers and visitors. Here’s a comprehensible guide on how to create your own PrestaShop 1.7 theme template for those who have only recently began working with this solution. Read more
Search engine optimization is too important for a webstore to be ignored. And we are sure every online store owner knows about it. If you are a beginner in SEO, don’t be afraid of all these tags and keywords. Slow down, exhale and start from the main element — the title tag.
A discount coupon is a great tool for drawing customer attention to some particular products on your store and promoting your sales. PrestaShop 1.7 offers a convenient tool for creating vouchers and discount coupons directly in the admin panel. Let’s take a look at how you can create discount codes in PrestaShop via the admin panel and programmatically.
SEO settings play an important role in the life of a website. Without them, you won’t be able to increase the position in the search result and provide visitors exactly with the products they are looking for. In this article, we will discuss such an important SEO tool as <alt> and <title> attributes of a product image. But first, let’s take a look at some theory.
In this article, we will talk about a module that has been used for a long time by more than a thousand online stores — Pre-order and Waiting List Module. With the release of CMS PrestaShop 1.7, we started rewriting the modules for this version of the platform. Today I’ll tell you about the difficulties I encountered when developing the module for this version of PrestaShop.
Just imagine the situation. You saw a watch, a dress, a pair of shoes or whatever in a magazine, spent hours searching the internet and finally found the webstore selling the desired product but you can’t buy it, because it out of stock and there is nothing you can do. Do you know this feeling? We have created our Pre-order and Waiting List module specially for situations like this.
How to use hooks in PrestaShop 1.7? This is a question many beginners find asking themselves. We gladly share our experience and for that we have prepared a small tutorial for you. We should say that in comparison to Prestashop 1.6 version, theme development process in 1.7 is much easier and faster. Check out our how-to video inside to see for yourself.