Today nopCommerce team (mostly nopCommerce Developers) feels proud in half with relief: after 10 months of hard work, we officially release nopCommerce 4.20.
Hey, I am Samir – I really like to do work with eCommerce website… I do blog too for open source like nopCommerce , Magento, WooCommerce, PrestaShop etc.
Today I got email from nopCommerce that they have new nopCommerce 4.20 Still I am reading online about it & mostly on it’s blog so may be some information will not in details.
As per nopCommerce blog now it support Unix based systems too & also it is more user friendly for users – here user is Web Master. And also so much fast so it can give you best user experience (here user is visitors) & yes now it is more SEO friendly too – as from June 2019 google will index new pages & websites from mobile index algorithm.
Linux and Docker support to nopCommerce
Yes, now we Asp.net Core developer can do best work on nopCommerce as it is fully now in .Net Core, This is the thing in this new release that we can host nopCommerce on Linux & Unix based operating system. In nopCommerce 4.10 It had some issues with Unix based system & now all is well.
Due to this change nopCommerce 4.20 will also provide Docker support. It contains Docker file to create a nopCommerce container, which allows to save your time and use this tool out of the box.
nopCommerce Performance improvements (nopCommerce Speed Optimization)
nopCommerce 4.20 is way much faster and stable, even when operating with hundreds of items wish lists and shopping carts. We fixed the bug connected to using EF Core 2.1 which caused critical performance issue in 4.10. In the new version there is also the option of using minified HTML (configurable). As a result demo site built on 4.20 has got 99/100 for mobile and 100/100 for desktop devices in Google Page Speed tools.
nopCommerce has Better UI/UX in the admin area
The re-design of the admin area made it more user-friendly. Plenty of tabs were replaced by folding panels: now all the info is compact and easy to reach. The main changes have regarded general settings and product details pages. nopCommerce 4.20 moved to DataTables from outdated Kendo UI Grid. Besides that, you would notice a lot of minor improvements, regrouping, and reordering of some input fields.
Plugin Management is easy now – Install/uninstall multiple plugins
Using the newest version of nopCommerce allows you to save time by install/uninstall multiple plugins. All uninstalled plugins now wouldn’t be loaded in the memory providing better performance and predictability of the system.
GDPR: User change history
nopCommerce 4.20 provides an automated feature allowing to give clients information on changes they made to their profile (in conformity with Art. 19 GDPR).