How to configure PrestaShop 1.7 search settings

The How To PrestaShop video tutorial series continues with a guide to configuring PrestaShop 1.7 search settings. In the video I explain how to set up the main search preferences and how the tag system works and why you should use it. A full transcript of...

PrestaShop 1.7 changes to modules & Back-Office odds and ends

We have previously covered the new PrestaShop 1.7 back-office with our guide for getting around the new admin area and also wrote an in-depth post about the new product editor. This time we will cover some of the standard modules which come or used to come with every...

Quick guide to product management in PrestaShop 1.7

Many of the changes brought by version 1.7 of PrestaShop have been made with the purpose of simplifying the day-to-day management of the online store. A lot of effort has been made to increase efficiency when managing products. Thus, their...

Finding your way in the PrestaShop 1.7 back-office

Along with all the improvements and additional features, version 1.7 of PrestaShop also arrived with a revamped Administration Area. While it doesn't deviate too much from the previous versions, seasoned users of PrestaShop 1.6 may occasionally...

Using Google Lighthouse to optimise your mobile site

What is Google Lighthouse and how to access it? Lighthouse is an open source tool provided by Google, designed to help with improving the quality of web pages. To achieve this, it provides audits for performance, accessibility, SEO and...

Why Page Speed matters for online stores

Speed optimisation should be a top priority for any website but especially for eCommerce sites. In the case of online stores, competition is fierce and there's always a hard limit when you try to compete with prices before this will cut...

Why is HTTPS important and how to set it up in PrestaShop

Data security has become a major topic and due to the attention it is receiving, it has rightfully become a serious concern for all internet users. The easiest way to allay your customers' fear is to install an SSL certificate and enable HTTPS on all your...

Best development practice on your Prestashop store

Have you ever needed to develop some functionality on your store but not wanted to put your store into maintenance mode? Did you know that you can enable segments of code that are not visible to anyone else but yourself? Today, we will talk about how you can easily...