WordPress 5.3 “Kirk”

Introducing our most refined user experience with the improved block editor in WordPress 5.3! Named “Kirk” in honour of jazz multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, the latest and greatest version of WordPress is available for download or update in your dashboard. 5.3 expands and refines the block editor with more intuitive Continue Reading

Remote WordPress Management Arrives With WordPress Toolkit 4.0 [ VIDEO ]

You’re about to experience a fundamental change to the world of WordPress Toolkit: the ability to manage remote WordPress sites. This feature is Remote WordPress Management – publicly available as part of the WordPress Toolkit 4.0 release. Let’s dive into the details so you can install it on your server Continue Reading

binlog-row-event-max-size system variable in MySQL 8.0.14

As you may have noticed by now, we are continuously improving and enhancing the experience of managing a MySQL server. Furthermore, we have also released tools, such as MySQL shell, that make advanced and distributed setups like creating, deploying, and running clusters of InnoDB instances, seamless to the end user. Continue Reading

IMPORTANT : Maintenance Notice

Dear customers and partners, In order to provide a better user experience, we will be undertaking a system upgrade this coming Monday morning, the 29th of January. The upgrade process will commence at 0000 GMT (0800 SGT). Expected end time is to-be-confirmed. All customer services will not be affected BUT access Continue Reading

3 traps to avoid to optimize the UX of your Ecommerce site

Everyone in e-commerce is talking about user experience, but it’s hard to grasp what this term really means, and even harder to optimize it to the point of boosting conversion rates on your online store. So what exactly is user experience? Often called UX, user experience refers to the path Continue Reading

UX Design — the top design mistakes and how to fix them

On the PrestaShop blog, we have already given advice for improving user experience, like this article explaining how to boost conversions. Now we’re back again to talk about UX and offer some tips for improving design. The thing is, there are a number of mistakes designers make very often that Continue Reading

Byline: Is it Finally Time for Open Security?

One of the distinct advantages of working in the IT industry for over 35 years is all of the direct and indirect experience that brings, as well as the hindsight that comes with that. One of the more personally interesting experiences for me has been watching the growth and ultimate Continue Reading

Attract clients when launching an online business: Interview wth Rachel Bouchon of Atelieramour.com

Rachel Bouchon turned her experience in the lingerie industry into a successful online business: Atelieramour.com is an innovative company that takes the challenge out of buying lingerie as a gift or as a personal treat. In today’s interview, Rachel shares her advice for laying the groundwork for a successful website Continue Reading

3 ways to personalize the customer journey and increase online sales

75% of consumers say they like it when brands personalize the shopping experience, with 54% going as far as to say that they would consider ending their relationship with a retailer if they weren’t given tailored content and offers. Personalization, then, is clearly a consumer-led trend with a bright future. Continue Reading