PrestaShop is free Open Source E-commerce solution that comes under open software license. PrestaShop is founded by Igor Schlumberger and Bruno Leveque at Paris, France in 2007 for Small to medium-sized online business. PrestaShop is based on Smarty Template engine.
PrestaShop e-commerce solution was built to take advantage of important web 2.0 innovations such as dynamic AJAX features and next-generation design and development facilities. Despite its technical complexity and advance functionality, PrestaShop Ecommerce platform is very speedy and lightweight, so it’s easy to download, install and update.
SOME EXAMPLES OF FUNCTIONALITIES
- Customizable products
- PDF Invoices, assets and order forms
- Marketing tools (promotions, saving coupons, affiliates, sponsoring, etc.)
- Unlimited payment methods (PayPal, credit cards – according to availability on PrestaStore)
- SSL encryption compatibility (Secure Sockets Layer)
- Referencing optimization (SEO)
- Numerous products and visitors statistics
- Complete integration with Google Analytics
- 38 languages available