Prestashop Web Hosting

Run e-commerce platform with a self-hosted, feature-rich, free e-stores

 

 

FAQS

How do I host a PrestaShop website?

To host a PrestaShop website, you first need to purchase a hosting plan from a web hosting company. Once you have access to your hosting account, you can download and install PrestaShop. After installation, you will need to configure the database and admin settings for your website. Once that is done, you can start customizing the design of your store and adding products. Before making your website live, it is important to test it to ensure that it is working properly.

Which is better PrestaShop or WordPress?

Both PrestaShop and WordPress are powerful platforms, but they are designed for different purposes. PrestaShop is an e-commerce platform specifically designed for creating online stores, while WordPress is a content management system that can be used for a variety of website types, including e-commerce.
PrestaShop offers more features and tools for managing an online store, such as inventory management, order tracking, and payment processing. WordPress, on the other hand, has a larger community and more plugins and themes available, making it more versatile. The choice between the two depends on your specific needs and goals for your website.

What is requirement for host PrestaShop site?

The requirements for hosting a PrestaShop site include a web server (Apache or Nginx), PHP version 7.2 or higher, MySQL version 5.6 or higher, at least 128MB of memory, and SSL certificate. Additionally, it is recommended to have a minimum of 2GB of disk space and a minimum of 512MB of memory. It’s important to check your hosting provider configurations and make sure that they meet the minimum system requirements of PrestaShop.

What database does PrestaShop use?

restaShop uses a MySQL database to store and manage the data of an online store. MySQL is an open-source relational database management system, which means it organizes data into tables and allows for easy access and manipulation of the data. PrestaShop requires at least version 5.6 of MySQL to run. This is important to keep in mind when choosing a hosting provider, as it should have the compatible version of MySQL to run your Prestashop store.

Can I use Cpanel Web hosting with PrestaShop?

Yes, you can use cPanel web hosting with PrestaShop. cPanel is a popular control panel for web hosting, it allows you to easily manage your web hosting account and perform tasks such as creating email accounts, managing databases, and installing software like PrestaShop. As long as your cPanel web hosting provider meets the minimum system requirements for PrestaShop, you should be able to install and run your PrestaShop store on a cPanel web hosting account.

How can I host my WordPress Site with PrestaShop?

You can host a WordPress site and a PrestaShop site on the same web hosting account, by installing both applications in different directories or subdomains. Alternatively, you can use a plugin like WordPress-Prestashop Bridge, which allows you to integrate Prestashop with your WordPress site. This allows you to use WordPress as a front-end and PrestaShop as a back-end for your e-commerce store.

Should I buy unlimited web hosting for PrestShop?

It depends on your specific needs and the size of your PrestaShop store. Unlimited web hosting can be a good option if you expect your store to experience a lot of traffic or need a lot of storage space. However, it may not be necessary if your store has lower traffic or storage requirements. With TezHost, you can get unlimited PrestaShop web hosting for only $15.60/month.