(Gawkwire) – Bluehost has joined forces with PrestaShop to provide its customers with access to one of the world’s best e-commerce platforms. Instead of requiring separate download and installation, PrestaShop has now been integrated directly into Bluehost. With SimpleScripts, Bluehost’s one-click installer, customers can install PrestaShop from within their account and instantly begin building their own e-commerce presence.
"We’re happy to be able to provide PrestaShop directly to our users," Bluehost VP of Development, James Grierson, said. "Together, we have developed a streamlined solution for small businesses, allowing them to setup their own website and create an e-commerce store in mere minutes."
PrestaShop has experienced rapid growth and is now a leading e-commerce solution. It is available in 52 languages and powers more than 125,000 stores worldwide. Designed to help business owners easily create online stores, the open-source platform comes fully equipped with over 310 customizable tools and features.
"Together, PrestaShop and Bluehost are revolutionizing the world of e-commerce by making it accessible to the masses. Even the technologically challenged can install and host an online store with amazing ease at an unbelievably low cost," said Matt Serralta, PrestaShop’s Chief Operating Officer.
To learn more about PrestaShop and Bluehost visit http://www.bluehost.com/prestashop.
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PrestaShop is the world’s leading Open-source e-commerce solution powering more than 125,000 stores worldwide. Backed by the industry’s leading partners, PrestaShop ensures easy online selling by providing more than 300 advanced features that can all be customized to fit the needs of every online business. The growing Success of PrestaShop’s software is thanks to countless code contributions, suggestions and encouragement from its ever-expanding 350,000 member Community. PrestaShop is the winner of the 2010 and 2011 Best Open-source Business Application awards, and its passion for pursuing excellence is fueled by business owners who desire a free, powerful and easy e-commerce solution.