August Staff Picks: Top 3 Features to Help You Sell More

In an ever growing and competitive online market, you are always looking for the right tools and features to help you sprint ahead. Our team has selected this month’s top 3 PrestaShop features to help you sell more. Best of … Read more

Optimize your Ecommerce Site for Social Gift Giving

Finding the perfect gift is never an easy thing to do. According to Hubspot, 64.8% of consumers are turning to social media sites to find a perfect gift. To help PrestaShop merchants capitalize on this growing trend, we are introducing … Read more

Top 5 tips for Price Comparison Sites

Price comparison sites are becoming increasingly popular among consumers and are an excellent way to advertise your online store and, at the same time, reach a higher percentage of qualified buyers. The savvy internet shopper is more inclined to use … Read more

7 Pieces of Advice from Successful Internet CEOs for Ecommerce Entrepreneurs

CEOs are the driving force of a company, natural leaders dedicated to their company’s success. They determine their team’s direction and continuously grow the company. We’ve reached out to CEOs in the PrestaShop community and asked them to share some … Read more

Selling on Marketplaces: how to centralize your ecommerce inventory

In this day and age, selling on e-marketplaces has become relatively indispensable for small to large ecommerce business owners. Building an online presence on European platforms such as eBay, Amazon, Rakuten, Zalando or la Redoute, just to name a few, … Read more

Benefits of offering your products in your customer’s local currency

You started your online business to broaden your customer base. Because of this, you’re shipping orders all around the world, even to places you’ve never visited. All of this is very exciting but now you’re hearing terms like “localization”, “internationalization” … Read more

How to manage Sales Taxes on your Online Store

When setting up an online store, more often than not, people tend to overlook or consider sales tax requirements, somewhat late in the process. However, it’s imperative for online retailers to get familiar with the local regulations, in a timely … Read more

Ecommerce: must-have payment methods in Europe

Exciting times lie ahead: your ecommerce business is growing and you’re finally in a position to begin exploring opportunities across the border. So, how do you prepare your ecommerce business for cross-border selling? Which key elements should you consider and … Read more

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

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

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

Omni-Channel: The Future of Commerce

In recent years, technological development has brought significant changes in consumer behavior. Currently consumers are becoming much more educated in their purchasing decisions, seeking information on products they buy online. They compare prices, generate product reviews and choose how, when … Read more

The Best Way to Increase E-commerce Mobile Engagement and Sales

There are a lot of questions about the need for a mobile friendly e-commerce site. However, according to an eMarketer study, m-commerce sales are expected to generate more than $108 BILLION in U.S. retail sales by 2017. If your mobile … Read more

Ecommerce Payment Processor: What to do if you are a “High Risk” Merchant

Although the Internet opens the doors for every type of online business, when it comes to getting approved for a merchant account, it’s not always a walk in the park. A merchant selling online must have a merchant account to … Read more

How to Switch your E-commerce Software in 5 Easy Steps

You’ve been thinking about it for a while and now you’ve finally made the decision to start researching how to switch your e-commerce software. Maybe you’re tired of paying hefty commission fees for your online store or maybe you’ve outgrown … Read more

The best practices for international eCommerce

According to the Wall Street Journal, Single’s Day in China saw $5.7 billion in online sales in 2013. This is one of many opportunities online retailers are missing if they aren’t implementing the best practices for international eCommerce for 2014. … Read more

The busiest shopping season of the year calls for maximum data security for e-commerce transactions

As more and more consumers are turning to E-commerce to conveniently shop for the holiday season, security continues to be a growing concern for both merchants and customers. How can you make your customers feel confident shopping on your e-commerce … Read more

The simplest way to exponentially grow your email subscriber numbers and social media fans

Wouldn’t it be amazing if you could offer big giveaway contest prizes (e.g. iPads, vacations etc.) just like the big brands BUT for a fraction of the prize cost (e.g. $25)? Imagine how many email subscribers, fans and followers you … Read more

Leave your E-Commerce Competitors in the Dust with a Speedy Hosting Provider

One of the most crucial decisions you’ll make as an online merchant is selecting your hosting provider. An e-commerce site needs a reliable web host to keep it running smoothly at all times for customers. When it comes to hosting … Read more

PrestaShop Teams up with UK’s largest merchant service provider, PaymentSense

One of the biggest decisions you’ll make when you begin your online business is selecting a payment solution that best fits your needs. That’s why we are very happy to announce our recent partnership with the UK’s largest merchant service … Read more