How to Use PrestaShop Related Product Module by FMEModules? – User Guide

Upselling and cross selling of products is a great tactic used by most of the merchants. It is the successful way of increasing sales using the simple rules of related/cross products. When it comes to related products idea, it is like giving more exposure to your product at the cart page. It increases the chance of sales in the way that customer may like a similar product also on the product detail page. Hence it will bring an added sale along with the original one.

How to Show Related Product on Product Detail Page in PrestaShop?

Cross Sell & Up Sell module by FME for PrestaShop is a great plugin that helps to show related products on product detail page. It allows the merchants to show products in a systematic way that will help to attract the customers.

Give below the tutorial to use this related products PrestaShop module;

Step 1: Go to the backend demo and enter the credentials as given on the demo page.

account login

Step 2: Go to the CATALOG>Products which you take you to a page, where you can see all products of your store.

all products

Step 3: Click on any product for which you want to associate related products.

Select Product

Step 4: On the product settings page, go to the related product section and in the search box, type initial words for products that you want to relate with that product. For example we added here Printed Summer Dress and click on save button. After saving, you will see that product in related product list.

associate product

list

Now go to the frontend demo, where you can see the product that you have associated from the backend.

list

Summary

PrestaShop related products module is a great app in PrestaShop that gives an extended functionality to the merchants to avail more features in their store and as a result get more sales. For more detail about this product, feel free to visit our website.

How to Use PrestaShop Gift Card Module by FME? – User Guide

Do you want to get extra revenue and traffic on your store? It is possible by starting a gift card program on your store. According to which, you can setup a gift card landing page on your store beside your actual business and then allow your website visitors to see, purchase and send gift card to their friends and contacts. This gift card program will give your extra benefit of more sales and traffic that will definitely boost your actual business.

“FMEModules” that is well known for developing top PrestaShop modules has brought a PrestaShop gift on order module that is capable to create a gift card page on your store including new gift creation, gift vouchers, discount codes and much more. When your customers will register an account on your store, my gift card tabs will be created in their account through which they can buy and manage gifts.

Given below the guide to use this PrestaShop gift voucher module effectively on your PrestaShop store;

How to Use Gift Card Module by FME?

We will discuss here the front and backend demo of this module by creating a sample gift card from backend and then showing it on frontend. That will definitely help you to understand the usage well.

Backend Demo                                                            

Step 1: Go to backend demo of this module; fill admin credentials given at the page and login to the admin panel.

login page

Step 2: Go to dashboard and click on add gift card.

add gifts

Step 3: From add gift card page, you can create a new gift by filling the necessary fields like card name, image, quantity, length of voucher, discount, validity, status, gift type etc. For example, we create a gift with name Christmas Gift, having other files as shown in image.

new gift

Step 5: You can set discount on shipping or for a specific product from here.

Discount for specific product

Step 5: Click on save.

Note: You can view and edit the previously created gifts by clicking on GIFT CARDS>View.

previous gifts

Front End Demo

Now go to front end demo of PrestaShop gift certificates where you can see the newly created gift.

gift card on frontend

General Settings

For general settings of this module, go to MODULES>modules, search for Gift Card module by FMM and click on arrow button. From here you can set different options like module installed, delete and others.

general settings

Summary

This was all about user guide of this module. For further queries or question, comment below or directly contact us here.

How To Stand Out in Search Result Using Rich Snippets?

You work quite hard to get secure your website on the initial pages of Google search results pages (SERPs). Still your time and effort are useless if nobody click on the listing to explore your site. Lets learn here some useful tricks by which you can increase your CTR. Rich snippets are an effective way to assist your webpage to get noticed as well as you can outrank your competitors from initial pages.

Snippets – Types and Advantages

There are different types of rich snippets that you could employ, which can make your ranking appear more appealing and enticing as compared to the general snippets.

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Here is the example of different snippets which will make a sense of rich and normal snippets.

Example

Search the following phrase, “getting started with WordPress“on Google to check the snippets.

Rich Snippets 1

As you can observe, some of these listings show only the website link and some basic detail while some other displays extra information. First of all, see there are 2 item listings that display a thumbnail of a video. A couple of other item listings show thumbnail photographs of the publisher, but the other 2 don’t show any specific picture or supported details at all. This shows that the lists with video thumbnails have improved snippets than the others. Obviously, the results that show extra detail in snippets appear more attractive; and also surprisingly bring more clicks by the searchers.

Popular rich snippet types and their appearance

Again, there are many choices to present rich snippets in search results, based on the type of material you are developing. Here are some of the possibilities you may go with:

Video: Videos are hosted and created on YouTube, DailyMotion or on your own site. In either case, while people click on the video clip’s thumbnail given in the snippet, they go to the web page in which the video are hosted.  Video Snippets

Authorship: It is the most in-demand kind of rich snippet, in which marketers and site owners are highly interested. As we discussed, it exhibits the Google profile images of the publishers of that website and Google+ circles. You may also click on the author’s tagline name for more information on who they are and what they do.

authorship snippets

Reviews:  This is the most popular rich snippet for local businesses that show total number of starts associated with your company, along with a link to all its Google review, a link users can follow to add their own reviews, and a direct link to your Google+ page.

rating snippets

Audio: This snippet shows links to audio albums of singers that also connect fans to song downloads YouTube videos, or extra specifics of the musician and its music. The standard for this type of rich snippets changed considerably over time and thus now appears bigger as compared to other snippets types.

music snippets

Events: If a person is searching information and content material about some event, this snippet directly catches their attention. Event information includes organizers name, place and time.

events snippets

All above discussion covered a general overview of snippets and its types. Here the most important point is that e-merchants can get huge advantages of rich snippets in the form of sale and revenue boost-up. So, from now we will discuss snippets particularly for ecommerce platforms and here PrestaShop ecommerce will be discussed in detail.

Rich Snippets for PrestaShop Ecommerce Store

You can also use rich snippets to enhance online sales for particular products on PrestaShop store. You can make your snippets rich by displaying reviews, price and ratings for products pages. Following components can be shown in the snippets.

  • Product name
  • Display breadcrumbs trail
  • Show product detail
  • Display product’s price
  • Display product stock status like active, upcoming etc.
  • Show brand name
  • Display product reviews and rating in the forms of stars

ps snippets

Now we will discuss how to make snippets rich in PrestaShop.

How to make snippets rich in PrestaShop?

Making snippets rich with all above motioned components needs skillful resources. You have to do FTP into the site using the theme and editing the product.tpl file. In this way, you are editing the core files of PrestaShop. To avoid risk of any bug or error in these core files, we are suggesting you a simple plugin which automatically allows you to add above mentioned entities in the snippets.

How to test Your Website snippets?

Start here by checking your snippets in Google Webmaster Tool and decide to make your snippets rich.

Conclusion

Making the use of rich snippets is a good way to increase CTR followed by increase sales and revenue. Have you any question or query about the snippets, and how to make the snippets rich. Let us know by commenting below the article.