Barcamp 4

Barcamp 4 : a wonderful event!

What an EXTRAORDINARY event! Over 1,000 people (1,021 to be precise!) came to experience the best that e-commerce has to offer at PrestaShop’s 4th Barcamp, held on November 24, 2011 in Paris.

The Tapis Rouge hall was once again packed, brought to life by the conferences held by our experts, who revealed throughout the day their secrets and tips for gaining customer loyalty, effectively managing Adword campaigns, increasing traffic and sales, improving conversion rate, and many other areas of expertise.

Our guests of honor, Google and Sarenza, surrounded by many well-known Internet experts, shared their best advice for online commerce with PrestaShop, to help you increase traffic and sales and achieve better referencing.

Bruno Lévêque, co-founder of PrestaShop, Christophe Crémer, Chief Executive, and Nebojsa Stojanovic, CTO, revealed the very latest features of PrestaShop and its Mobile version. The best of PrestaShop is coming to you soon!

PrestaShop Barcamp 4 key figures:

  • 1,021 visitors
  • 83 PrestaShop collaborators present
  • 14 new freelancers accepted into the PrestaShop network
  • 8 conferences by e-commerce professionals
  • 8 practical workshops
  • 3 expert corners
  • 2 very lively community areas!
  • 1,200 sandwiches devoured
  • 720 Michel et Augustin cookies… enjoyed ;-)
  • 7 PrestaShop Awards presented to happy retailers
  • 11 nationalities represented

The PrestaShop Awards once again brought together and rewarded the best PrestaShop online shops. Discover the winners chosen by our panel of experts at the 2nd annual awards, and be inspired by the best!

The 7 winners from various categories of e-commerce:

  • Marketing-Communication: MadameChoup
  • Web Design Ergonomics: Anooki
  • Technical-Integration: Ben&Fakto
  • Innovation: Monsieur Bière
  • Best Module: Facebook PS Shop Tab
  • French panel favorite: Drawer
  • International panel favorite: WhatGoesAroundNYC

With personalized advice given to all retailers by our team, the workshops were full all day! Integration, technical support, payment, all the key areas of e-commerce were thoroughly analyzed – with you!

The French and international Community Areas brought together many members who were finally able to put a face to the famous usernames on the forum! Several members of our American team, Victoria, Frank and Matt gave you their best advice for selling in the U.S. and making your store successful ;-) .

The Freelancer agreement test allowed 14 talented freelance developers and integrators to obtain the editor recognition for their creation of e-commerce sites with PrestaShop.

You therefore now have new professionals you can call on for your projects!

Finally, visitors were able to take advantage of the experience of the big names in e-commerce and our certified agencies in the Partner Area, with the 13 dedicated stands! Personalised offers and information allowed all participants to significantly improve their online stores.

The entire PrestaShop team would like to sincerely thank you for sharing with us the best e-commerce day of the year!

This Barcamp ended with the happy PrestaShop Award winners and the warm atmosphere of the closing cocktail reception, attended by the community.

You can now relive this unforgettable day thanks to the many photos available!

Discover the video recap of the day and interviews with all the participants of the PrestaShop community.

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