Key features of Prestashop
6 June 2022
Prestashop is a free and open source platform designed specifically for the creation and management of e-commerce sites. To be precise, it is a CMS, literally a content management system, on the same wavelength of the famous WordPress, Joomla and Magento. Prestashop is free, but domain registration has a price as well as hosting services. As a platform, it is based on a modular system, which means that once you create your basic store you can add other features such as new payment methods, graphics and advertising. Being relatively intuitive, versatile and easy to use, it has been very successful all around the world. Prestashop also integrates SEO tools in order to allow the optimization of the positioning on the search engine, fundamental to be able to emerge and to grow as a web site.
One point in its favor is definitely the easy customization. You don’t have to be a geek to change the background or produce a seo-friendly text.
Are over the days when we had ordinary, boring websites. Prestashop has many features to help you in customizing your site with over 5,000 and more modules and themes. To the joy of all merchants (but also customers), the platform supports various payment methods, such as PayPal, Amazon Pay, Worldpay, Authorize.Net, First Data and much more. In addition, a further 250 payment service providers are available as add-ons.
You can pay by credit card, by installment, e-wallet, on delivery or in physical stores.
For those willing to pay, Prestashop provides various high-quality themes to professionally customize the store and make it appealing. Same thing for plug-ins that can enrich the functionality of your own e-commerce.
In summary , Prestashop is a multilingual and multi-currency software that allows users to launch their site and offer it internationally.