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Revolutionizing User Experience: A Comprehensive Guide to Cleaning Up URLs in PrestaShop

Revolutionizing User Experience: A Comprehensive Guide to Cleaning Up URLs in PrestaShop

PrestaShop's eCommerce platform tends to add search_query parameters to URLs, which can clutter the URL and negatively impact user experience and SEO performance. The solution lies in adjusting the core and theme files in PrestaShop. By modifying the SearchController.php file, the search_query parameter can be hidden in future URLs. Changing the method attribute from "get" to "post" in the search block theme file also helps tidy the URL. It should be noted that these changes only affect the first page of search results. Custom code development is necessary for complete removal of the parameter across all pages. This leads to a more enjoyable user experience and improved SEO performance.

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