Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2012
According to Internet Retailer, "Online Shoppers in the United States will spend $54.47 billion this holiday season, up 16.8% from $46.63 billion last year." This projection yields 24% of the $226 in total e-commerce sales expected in 2012.
E-commerce merchants looking to maximize profits during the holidays need to ready their online stores for the spending rush. PrestaShop's five-step guide offers preparation advice about the best e-commerce practices for online merchants during the holiday season.
"PrestaShop's Holiday Guide is structured to teach online merchants how to best prepare for the holidays. The guide has been broken down into five simple steps so every online merchant can achieve optimal sales projections during the months of November and December," said Matt Serralta, PrestaShop's Chief Operating Officer.
PrestaShop continues to be 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 310 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. Learn more at http://www.prestashop.com