Front-Commerce 2.0 has been released today. It is the result of years of development for our production proven React PWA storefront compatible with Magento 1 and Magento 2. Let’s take a look at Front-Commerce’s most popular features.
Merchants want better conversion rates on mobile. Front-Commerce is an ally to achieve this goal in a timely fashion and reduce their TCO. It brings the best practices and technologies so teams can build a great shopping experience in weeks.
Start with our skeleton, configure it to connect to your backend (requires installing an extension for Magento platforms) and you have a fully-functional application in minutes. This starter is similar to our online demonstrations. You can then iterate from it!
This is how Front-Commerce allows merchants to go live in weeks, not months or years!
Front-Commerce leverages Server Side Rendering (SSR) to ensure an optimal crawling by search engines. It supports redirections (including Magento URL rewrites), sitemap generation and a base theme with many schema.org metadata built-in.
Manage many trackings with ease thanks to Front-Commerce’s helpers. With extensive events and page trackings in the base theme, you’ll be able to track everything you want!
Build valuable, engaging and well-structured content that combines data from different sources with ease. It usually is a pain point of most PWA storefronts, that’s why we’ve improved Front-Commerce over the years.
Front-Commerce 2.0 introduce an overhauled set of features to display WYSIWYG content in a performant way.
Front-Commerce support multi-store, multi-currencies environments and allows to have distinct brands easily.
Our base theme is fully internationalized and ready to support your growth all around the world. With full coverage for english and french, we provide tools that allows to build and maintain translations at scale. Our customers in production are already running stores in many different languages.
Embracing a headless architecture comes with several problems to solve in order before getting the benefits. Performance, caching and invalidation is one of the biggest challenge!
Hopefully, Front-Commerce brings 4 years of iterative improvements to the table. Our GraphQL server advanced helpers and tools to help you keep the performance we provide in the core.
Payments are a sensitive part of any eCommerce store. Front-Commerce supports payment providers out of the box, to ensure that Customers will have a perfect payment journey.
There are different ways to integrate payments in your Front-Commerce checkout. It gives you some freedom to work with eCommerce platforms existing payment modules or going agnostic with Front-Commerce Payments. Extensibility is also at the core of payment integrations, so you can customize how payments are done or implement your own payment provider.
Front-Commerce support multi-store setups and can even allow merchants to use different backends for each one of them. Our Prismic and Wordpress integrations allows merchants to use modern CMS for their content.
We started supporting other platforms, and projects will go live in 2021 using them. Your feedback is important to us:
Front-Commerce stores are running in production since 2018. We’ve refined every aspect that you’d expect from an application to make operations seamless and reduce friction with low-level implementation details.
Spend time on things that matter and leverage Front-Commerce for the rest. Here are some of the things you’ll don’t have to design or maintain:
… oh and also: we take care of keeping libraries up-to-date and ensuring they are compatible together (in a backward-compatible way). Follow our migration guides and keep your sanity! That was what Front-Commerce 2.0 was about too.
We cannot list everything here but would be glad to answer your questions.