E-commerce is an industry without borders, and many e-merchants want to know the best practices for preparing an online store to enter the global market. However, if you own and operate an online storefront in the U.S. and want to sell to a German market, for example, then you need to create an extension of your website to fit that market.
Consider this… Germany is the second largest e-commerce market in Europe. The German people are very familiar with online shopping; making them smart, savvy consumers with high expectations. Let us suppose for a moment that you want to enter the German market. Do you know how to properly prepare your online store?
When it comes to e-commerce events, there’s one thing our experience has taught us… if we host it, they will come.
Over the weekend, PrestaShop teamed up with our friends from Jirafe in order to deliver an incredible e-commerce event at WeWork Labs in San Francisco, California. The turnout was nothing short of incredible, with online merchants, developers, web agencies and various industry partners making up the majority of what was undoubtedly a packed house. Read more
Did you know that Brazil is home to more than 60,000 e-commerce stores? This means the largest country in Latin America is also the biggest e-commerce market in the region. PrestaShop recognizes this growth, and we want to help Brazilian merchants maximize profits and get the most out of their e-commerce experience. Read more
PrestaShop v1.5 changed the open source e-commerce game by delivering to the world a fast, easy and modern e-commerce solution. And over the past few weeks, PrestaShop’s developers have been working tirelessly to improve v1.5 so our Community can continue to experience the best online shopping-cart solution imaginable.
Today, the fruits of our labor have paid off as we are proud to announce the release of PrestaShop v1.5.2. The new version is packed with improvements, making v1.5.2 the best version of PrestaShop to date!
A little more than five years ago, PrestaShop was created. Since then, our company has grown to become the world’s most popular Open-source e-commerce solution by powering 125,000+ active online stores in more than 150 countries. Read more
Without getting entangled in complex theories about the interactions between man and machine, today we’re looking at how you can make your e-store accessible to as many customers as possible. Your goal should be to encourage visitor trust in your store to the point of making a sale. Read more
A place in France is one e-commerce website that’s not like the others. For starters, it’s a unique gateway to the French real-estate market that allows potential buyers to filter the most important characteristics of a property such as sunlight, condition, price, location, etc… Read more
What does the European market look like, and how does e-commerce work across borders?
A lot of e-businesses looking to export internationally think all they have to do is translate their site’s language, and that’s just not the case. Before launching an international store, each website will need to be shaped to its target country. Read more
By Franck Brignoli – Core developer
There is an infinite amount of advice on the best way to write or organise your code. Here we deliver 3 key tips to keep in mind when starting your programming sessions.