Working with Selects (dropdowns) in knockout.js

If you’re like me, I am always excited to try new tools and technologies so in this article I am going to show you how to use knockout.js to bind a dropdown list. It is very similar to non-knockout.js but there is a little bit of a difference. Let’s get started. One quick note is that there are a couple of different ways to do this. If the select name is the same as the value then there is a little easier way to do this, however; in this example I want the name and the value to be different.

Start with creating a jQuery Ajax call. This is pretty much the same as you would for any AJAX method. Learn More

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Prestashop Discounts (Cart Rules)

Let’s start rewarding our customers! Today we’ll have a look at the Prestashop discounts system, known as Cart Rules, and also talk about the new feature called Catalog Price Rules.

Running time: 20 mins

Prestashop version: 1.5.3.1

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How to Add an Information Block to ocPortal

example block screenocPortal websites, like most websites are made up of information. ocPortal achieves this through displaying a range of content blocks. OcPortal leverages what it terms as Comcode. Each information block can be customized to tweak which information appears within it.

On a newly installed website the side panels will include some popular blocks which will vary if you choose a different type of installation. For example, on a blog installation the right column might include a list of popular pages, a list of categories, a newsletter subscribe block, a User log in block and a  search block. Learn More

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