Blog is very important entity of ecommerce websites like PrestaShop, Magneto, Drupal etc. It has following advantage for shopping sites;
- Increased traffic on store
- High Alexa
- High Page and Domain Authority
- Strong internal Backlinks
- Boost in ranks
For example, Google prefer that content to show in high ranks which is user focused i.e. helping the searchers in the form of step by step guides and tutorial. Even if you have shopping site, you can write these guides related to your niche, refer your products in the articles and all will be done successfully.
As TopFreeCMS is mainly focused to provide you top free CMS stuff, so today we have came with top 5 free PrestaShop Blog Modules. You can download them from the links and use free of cost on your stores.
This is probably the most successful free PrestaShop blog module available in the market. It works for latest version 1.6x of PrestaShop. Given here some of its top features;
- Blog Search
- Popular Articles
- Recent Articles
- Nested Comments and Spam protector
- Hooking Blog positions
- Featured Image
This is also a multi-functional blog that allows the merchants to create a separate landing page for blog. Admin can publish articles, make categories, use tags and allow commenting on posts. It works upto version 1.4x of PrestaShop. Following are some of its features;
- Create or remove categories
- Create edit or remove posts
- Friendly Urls
- Support meta description and title
- Multi-language support
- Support captcha
- Comment Moderation
This plugin allows the store owners to show their wordpress posts in sidebar of PrestaShop. This module support upto PrestaShop version 1.5x. Also it does not support multi-language. Following are its top features;
- Set the number of articles to show in sidebar
- Set length of the summary for each post
- Customized and compact look.
This module works for the latest version of PrestaShop 1.6x. However more details are not given on the developer site. Contact developer for more details.
This is the best module for wordpress integration to PrestaShop as it works from Ps version 1.3 to latest 1.6x. For this you need two module i.e. Free PrestaShop theme provider module and free integration module (given here.) Following are its top features;
- Auto adjustment for CSS selectors
- Restriction for wordpress style elements
- No mix of Php codes, just simple installation
- Multi-site compatible
Here if you don’t want to use a blog module, you can edit the core files of PrestaShop to integrate WordPress blog in it. Click the link to visit the tutorial for it.
Note: Here we find only a few free PrestaShop blog Modules. If you have developed such module and it is not included in the list, then please let us know by sending as email at [email protected] or commenting below.