Get a free PrestaShop basic optimization if you purchase an Essential or above PrestaShop support package! offer ends Friday May 27th at midnight View our support packages Think about it, would you prefer browsing a slow-loading site or a fast-loading site? Most people would definitely prefer a fast-loading site since every second a website loads is time wasted. Customer these days have a short attention span and you have to capture them before their something distracts them. Google realized how important site speed was to its users way back in 2010 when they announced that website speed would be [...]
About Lesley PaoneLesley Paone is an expert in PrestaShop development and is also a PrestaShop certified developer. He is also one of the global moderators of PrestaShop's e-ecommerce forum, which is one of the largest e-commerce forums on the internet. He is also an SEO relating to e-commerce sites and is very active on the SEO forums for Moz as well.
Is your PrestaShop website safe from bad bots could be copying your content or trying to hack your site? As your site grows bots can become one of the biggest problems that you face. The bots could be creating fake carts, or just scraping data from your site. This will skew your bounce rate and could possibly change your marketing efforts because the data you are looking at is skewed. While you may have a web application firewall or even an in-house cybersecurity team, new bots would most likely be profiled too late. If not blocked early, these bots might already have [...]
Every few months we have a client coming to us that is recovering from a major disaster. It could be any number of things that happened, their server crashed, the host lost the data, a developer messed their shop up, or even a hacker compromised their server. The first thing we ask them about is their backups. Most of them do not have backups and we have to start planning to rebuild from scratch. Don't be one of these people, save yourself the worry and hassle; get a backup module for your site. Your PrestaShop website has tons of data that [...]
If you are in the UK you might have noticed that the latest PrestaShop PayPal Europe module has disabled you module. This is horrible situation, not only because the module no longer works, but why the module no longer works. Why does it not work? If we look in the forum we get a decent response from the community leader Antoine Flavigny on the subject, he says this. But what does this really mean? What is a BN code? Why does the module need one? About BN Codes If you don't know about BN codes, you are more than likely [...]
In our efforts to bring the very best in PrestaShop support to every customer in the world, we thought we might be able to get a better reach by offering an affiliate program to the public. For over a year we have had a private affiliate program we have offered to module developers and other industry professionals. Our affiliate program works in a Pretty simple way. For each person you refer you get 10% of their purchases in affiliate commission. So if they purchase a $200 support package, you will get $20. This means you can make up to $180 per [...]
In our quest to offer better PrestaShop services and modules, we are happy to announce that we are offering server monitoring now. With our server monitoring you will know if there is ever a problem with your PrestaShop site not being reachable to your customers. We even have customizable alert options with our server monitoring as well. The Network We have a network of 3 server locations around the world that monitor your site's up time. Our server locations are Singapore, Amsterdam, and New York City. By having them spread out around the globe we can more effectively monitor your site [...]
Being in e-commerce I am sure you know the value of product reviews. They literally can either make or break your sales. Having great reviews and displaying them prominently on your site helps with your conversion rates and also gives your customers an idea of the value of your products. But PrestaShop has a flaw in their review module. The flaw in the module is illustrated in the screenshot below. Notice how the default review star setting is 3 stars. We had a client contact us after figuring out most of his reviews were 3 stars because of this. Once we [...]