A lot of online retails often need to export orders to third-party systems and services. They do it for inventory accounting, store houses, sales reports etc. There are plenty of such systems, and each of them has its own data transfer format. Despite the fact, that there are a lot of export modules on Prestashop Addons Marketplace, sometimes they are not appropriate, because each service has its own file format, its limitations, etc. So, that’s why there is a need to write your own script exports. Let’s consider the most popular file format: XML. (more…)
Robots.txt serves as one of the factors in search engine optimization, although in Magento this file is not included by default. So, let’s fix this and create the file ourselves:
# indicates that rules are defined for all bots
# should not wait too long for a page to load
# Now come the rules: restrict robots from indexing the following pages:
# These rules are supported only by major bots
These are the basic rules. Robots.txt file should be customized and changed per each project individually.