PrestaShop 1.1 Beta 2 is now on public release

This is a translation from the PrestaShop official Blog article.

This long-awaited version brings new features and bug fixes, detailed in the following list:

New Features

Back-office

General

  • Complete Statistics System (PrestaShop Statistics ™)
  • CSV Import System (similar to Excel)
  • Improvements in billing system (numbers and names for invoices)
  • Acceleration of TinyMCE through PHP Compressor
  • Ability to access your store (with specified IP address) when in maintenance mode
  • Ability to create a discount coupon valid only for one or more categories
  • Modules can be disabled without un-installing them
  • Ability to send a coupon to your customers on their birthday
  • Improvements to configuration of payment modules (filtering by currency, zones)
  • Product Search by reference
  • Search orders via the Cart ID (used in some payment modules as the reference)

Products

  • Ability to enter the location in your warehouse
  • Ability to set the purchase price for a product group

Admin

  • Create a delivery for every order
  • Managment of pre-defined messages to your customers
  • Ability to refund shipping
  • Display of the total weight of the order in detail

Front-office

General

  • Creation of "Wish" lists
  • Customer loyalty/reward facility
  • Content Manager for static pages (GCS, Legal ...)
  • Management of meta-tags for all pages

Cart

  • Displaying the latest product added
  • Displaying the remaining purchase amount required for free shipping

Categories

  • Added a linked image to highlight a set of products - "scene"

Products

  • Customizable Products (photos, text)
  • Management of customer product reviews
  • Watermarks on product images
  • Improved information display relating to availability
  • New SEO URL that takes into account the category in which the product is placed (eg / category/24-product.html)

Documentation

  • MySQL Workbench physical model Database (MPD)

Bug fixes and updates

In addition, many bugs were fixed including the PayPal module, with the help of the community! The following tools used by PrestaShop have also been updated: jQuery, TinyMCE, FPDF