PrestaShop is a free and open source online shopping cart platform that allows you to build an online store very quickly.
The platform can be extended with free and premium modules and themes, with some integration between PrestaShop and WordPress available.
Find out if this is the right online store builder for you in our PrestaShop review and guide.
If you have an ecommerce website, you are always looking for ways to increase sales. Your conversion rate is a critical number that determines how many visitors actually become buyers on your site. If you notice you’re not getting enough conversions, it might be time to look at your design, layout and overall approach. Even the most effective website design can fail if you don’t take the right steps to encourage a selling environment.
If you run an eCommerce store, abandoned shopping carts can be a major source of frustration. Customers who are seemingly so close to making a purchase, only to leave your store with the transaction uncompleted, can leave you wondering what to do to improve the shopping experience. While you might not be aware of your own store’s abandoned cart rate, this study puts the figure at 67.89% on average.
WooCommerce Multilingual is a newly released plugin from WPML, the developers behind the popular WordPress Multilingual plugin. This free plugin allows you to use the great features of WPML to build a multilingual WooCommerce powered eCommerce site. If you want to combine the best multilingual plugin for WordPress with one of the most popular store builders then this plugin is just for you.
This plugin fills a surprising gap in the market for the WooCommerce eCommerce platform. Prior to the release of the Order Delivery Date plugin, it was not easy for customers to specify a delivery date when placing an order.
Thanks to this plugin from Tyche Softwares, which joins their growing list of WooCommerce addons, it is now possible for customers to not only select a delivery date, but also a delivery time, or time slot when checking out on a WooCommerce powered WordPress eCommerce store.
This week’s partner for our giveaway is GatorSnap.com. This is an interesting new service that provides WordPress hosted ecommerce. It’s the first such service I’ve heard of, and it will be interesting to see how they do. GatorSnap.com are offering a 1 year subscription to two lucky WP Mayor readers.