Extending Prestashop Objects in the proper way can be a hit-and-miss process because of the uneven core structure. In this tutorial we will add a whole new custom field to the product class and see how to make it editable from the back office.
Regardless of what we sell, it’s always a good idea to showcase how much our products are loved by our customers. Prestashop comes with a review module, but the rating only displays in the product page. Let’s see how to show the product rating in the products list too!
Prestashop has lots of pages to display specific stuff, but it may not be enough. What if we want to show all of our products to the customer, for example? We’d need a brand new page with its controller. Let’s see how easy it’s become to add new pages to Prestashop since 1.5.
Today, we are going to cover one of the most overlooked feature of Prestashop: Hooks. I’ll be teaching you what these mysterious entities really are, and how to bend them to your will, and bring your site to the next level of customization.