Hooks in PrestaShop is the most important component for inserting modules into your theme. In this article, I will try to talk about all the pitfalls that can be encountered while using this important and interesting functionality.
Prestashop 1.7 Tutorials
Smarty is a PHP template handler. It provides one of the tools that allows you to divide the visual part from the server part of the site. This is very convenient in situations where the programmer and template designer are two different people.
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.
For many internet users webstore design is as important as traded goods. The whole experience of online shopping is made up of the details: background color, positions of blocks, buttons size. Every aspect should be pleasant. That’s why today in our PrestaShop 1.7 Tutorial we are going to talk about how to display menu thumbnails in PrestaShop 1.7 top menu. (more…)
Today we’re going to discuss Prestashop advantages. Prestashop 1.7 provides a completely new way to deal with themes. Now there’s a possibility to use parent/child themes. Let’s have a closer look at child themes and the way it can be used to configure them easily. (more…)