PrestaShop is a free open source solution which was made public in August 2007. It is compatible with payment solutions such as DirecPay, GoogleCheckout, Authorize.Net, Skrill, PayPal and PayPal Payments Pro (Direct), and many more. It is written in PHP and based on the template engine Smarty.
According to data from the developer, as of November 2013, it is used in 150,000 shops all over the world. PrestaShop won the prize for Best Open Source E-Commerce Application in 2010 and 2011.
The PrestaShop application is specifically designed for use as an online shop.
The solution offers as standard a complete translation tool for your shop, letting you create and modify the translations. It also lets you sell in different currencies and offers different payment methods according to country or language.