Porto is famous as a reliable Magento theme and with the release of its second version the theme is fully compatible with Magento 2. Porto shows “A” class results on any speed test tool, so it is a good solution for every Magento 2 merchant, but what are other core features of this Magento 2 theme?
Let’s see how core elements of Porto look like.
The following product page has all necessary elements, such as “Add to Cart”, social, and other button. Besides, there is a section with related products as well as information on free shipping, money back guarantee and online support.
The category page also offers all necessary elements and provides your buyers with the ability to find what they are looking for with various filters.
As for the cart, it is also user oriented and provides the ability to change the number of certain items as well as clear everything or continue shopping.
The checkout requires minimum information, helping decrease your current cart abandonment rate.
Porto is extremely flexible. You can easily adjust it in compliance with your ecommerce needs and if any questions appear, there is a rapid support team always willing to help you. But the theme is easy to configure, so you will probably need any support very seldom. Another vital aspect is the absence of conflicts with other modules. At least, there are comments showing that.
As for installation, it is the easiest among all Magento themes. You just have to choose a predefined set of configurations that suits your needs and click an appropriate “Import Demo” button. That’s it.
Porto Magento 2 Theme also offers several layout variations (there are 18 homepage layouts available). You can achieve maximum width, add left or right sidebars, and choose between various sliders (boxed, full width, grid, or full screen). In case of category pages, there is an opportunity to choose between 2 and 8 columns. As for header, the Magento 2 template offers the unlimited number of its variations. All elements of the Porto Magento 2 theme are fully configurable.
It is also necessary to mention that the theme provides full support for AJAX. This technology is implemented nearly everywhere, so your customers will get all necessary information rapidly and without page reloads. You get the following Magento extensions integrated: Ajax Navigation and Ajax Cart.
And if you are are wondering about mobile support, Porto Magento 2 theme is fully responsive, touch friendly, and Retina ready. The template offers unlimited color options and more than 300 free Google Fonts, so your Magento 2 website will look gorgeous on both desktop and mobile devices. You can even join the Dark Side with the Dark Version of Porto theme. And if responsive design is not necessary, just turn it off.
Besides, this Magento 2 template offers various category banners including a Parallax one. There is also a banner slider for your category pages. The latest is available either with or without a sidebar. Furthermore, you can easily add custom blocks to your Magento 2 pages.
Porto offers over 300 admin features and is compatible with IE9+, Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Safari. It offers such features as Social Bookmarks for Products and Product Labels (“New” and “Sale”). There is also a nice price slider and several variations of Mega menu with flexible functionality.
The theme is SEO friendly, support right-to-left languages, and changes product images on hover. In addition to Magento 2, Porto can be used with Magento 1.7.x – 126.96.36.199.