Ensuring safe payments with online bank transfers

Even the most experienced of online shoppers still wants to have a sense of security when paying for goods online, especially if they are not yet familiar with your online store. Building your visitors and potential buyers’ confidence is essential: … Read more

GitHub Tutorial Instructions for Beginners

With 25,000+ commits from 175+ contributors in only 18 months, PrestaShop’s GitHub branches are an enormous success. Use this Github Tutorial to join in on the action. Staying true to our commitment of being Open-Source, our GitHub Repositories are becoming … Read more

PrestaShop World Tour: What’s going on in Brazil!?

Here we are, in the most dynamic ecommerce market in South America: BRAZIL! Brazil is truly a country of entrepreneurs. They embrace the culture of building your own business and the popularity of online commerce makes it even easier for … Read more

Examples of Ecommerce Marketing Emails that Work!

Your customers’ inboxes are constantly flooded with marketing emails from retailers – so how can you make your communication stand out? Email marketing is becoming increasingly more important for ecommerce businesses in order to build customer loyalty, increase conversion rates … Read more

Canada: 7 tips on Fraud and Risk Control for Ecommerce

Now, more than ever e-merchants must reassess and review their risk management and loss control procedures. With internet fraud on the rise again, according to Kroll’s Global Fraud Report – ‘69% of Canadian companies were affected at least by one … Read more

E-Marketing Tips to Make the Most of Spring Holidays

Finally, spring has sprung! It’s time for online merchants to start planting promotions and marketing plans to make the spring holiday sales bloom! According to the National Retail Federation, last year U.S consumers alone spent an estimated $17.2 billion for … Read more

We’re hiring Country Managers! You could represent PrestaShop in your home country!

Are you driven, passionate and curious? Do you have refreshing ideas to bring to the table? Think you can keep up with our fast paced work environment? If this sounds like you, then we have the perfect job opportunity to … Read more

PrestaShop World Tour: In Auckland with Linden Leaves!

Now a days, every brick and mortar store is joining the world of e-commerce and PrestaShop has helped many merchants do so. In fact, no matter what you go in New Zealand, you’ll hear all about local mom and pop … Read more

Sell More Online: 8 Tips for your Product Descriptions

For most online merchants, product descriptions may seem like a no brainer, an obvious necessity to selling online. However, too many merchants are missing out on sales and traffic as a result of poor quality product descriptions or even worse … Read more

5 Creative Online Business Ideas – Ecommerce Inspiration

It’s true. The online business market is oversaturated with the most popular and trendy products – but what about those entrepreneurs that didn’t jump on the “just a fad” bandwagon? These brilliant innovators are the reasons you ask yourself: Why … Read more

PrestaShop World Tour: New Zealand Flower Shop Auckland

Here we are in New Zealand, a completely different e-commerce experience from the other cities we have visited so far. New Zealand has a great sense of pride for local businesses and there is nothing more important than going out … Read more

Choosing an Online Payment Service Provider to Boost Conversion and Protect your Business

An online payment service provider should allow you to accept payments from customers and protect your business against fraud. But choosing a payment service provider for your online store can easily become a headache. There are often numerous and similar … Read more

5 Secrets for Better Ecommerce Conversions

No matter how big (or small) your online store, you’re always looking to convert visitors. Your conversion rate is essentially the life line of your online business. Ecommerce conversions cover a wide range of activities from purchasing products to subscribing … Read more

Share the Love for PrestaShop 1.6

Now that PrestaShop 1.6 is released, what do you think? We’d love to hear back from merchants, developers, designers and anyone who has tried out our new version. We carefully crafted 1.6 based upon the needs of online merchants, just … Read more

PrestaShop 1.6 is Officially Available for Download!

After months of development and working closely with the Community, we’re thrilled to announce that PrestaShop 1.6 is now available. This new release is the smartest and most beautiful PrestaShop version to date and you don’t want to miss out! … Read more

Are you ready for PrestaShop 1.6? The Official Checklist

The release of PrestaShop 1.6 is just around the corner! We want to make sure that you’re prepared to upgrade and start taking advantage of all the brilliant new features of this amazing new version. Our developers have addressed your … Read more

Answers to your Questions about PrestaShop 1.6

The countdown for the release of the highly anticipated PrestaShop 1.6 has begun!  We want you to be fully prepared, so we gathered the questions that you asked us about 1.6 and our development team has addressed them. General Questions … Read more

What is Bootstrap? – The History and the Hype: Part 1 of 2

What is Bootstrap? If you own a website, you’ve probably seen the word “Bootstrap” while skimming through articles about web-design and development. You may have also overheard the word “Bootstrap” being tossed around by web-designers at coffee shops and bars … Read more

7 St. Patrick’s Day Marketing Tips for E-commerce Sales

Did you know that 39% of Americans celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Of those who do, The History Channel reports that Americans spend over $4.14 billion on this holiday. With March 17th right around the corner, create your own luck by … Read more

PrestaShop World Tour: Pat Chun Sells Traditional Chinese Food Around the World

China is a rapidly growing e-commerce market. Actually, China is the fastest growing e-commerce market with an annual growth of 70%. Every online merchant has a story and Pat Chun’s story began 80 years ago in Hong Kong. With a … Read more