It's here!PrestaShop 1.7
PrestaShop 1.7 is a major new version, and an important milestone for PrestaShop as a whole. This version is a great step forward for PrestaShop, both for developers with the inclusion of the Symfony framework and the revamping of the theme system, and for merchants with a focus on easing the first sale.
PS 1.7 has a clear motto: "Sell faster. Code Better. Create easier".
What's up with the new version?
Create a Product Page
A brand new way to add products to your catalogue! Refreshed interface, quick actions, shortcuts, automatic management for combinations and much more? We entirely rebuilt it to showcase the most relevant features and allow merchants to do this task quicker than ever!
Back Office Navigation
The back office has been refreshed, with an improve>ld UI/UX experience making it easier to browse. We've also rethink the navigation menu to make it clearer and organize it in 3 big topics: sell, improve and configure.
A revamped module page to better manage your modules on a daily basis. We introduced tabs, to let you easily navigate between the 3 sections, making it easy to view your installed modules, manage the ones waiting for an action and discover some that can be helpful for your business.
Named "Classic", this new template brings a fresh look to your store and allows you to start selling in no time. We've also greatly improved the product sheet and made a complete overhaul of the checkout process for a better shopping experience.
- Parent / Child themes. By allowing anyone to create a child theme, designers and developers will be able to modify a theme without worrying about their work being lost with an update it and lose all the work done.
- Starter Theme. Free from any markups or custom style, allowing designers & front-end developers to build amazing templates in no time.
- Introducing Symfony. The famous and robust framework has been introduced in some parts of the software, allowing our team to focus on ecommerce specifics.