Google AMP for SEO
Make your site load instantly on mobile by using Google's AMP technology. Improve loading speed for mobile users and your store SEO ranking.
The Google AMP for SEO (Accelerated Mobile Pages) add-on allows to create mobile optimized content for the product details pages. Thanks to the add-on, it takes just a couple of clicks to make your website go mobile and improve mobile performance.
What is AMP? AMP is a Google-backed project, which aims to speed up the delivery of content through the use of stripped down code known as AMP HTML. Read more about AMP here.
The Google AMP for SEO add-on creates special lightweight versions of your product pages so that your store is loaded faster and instantly on phones and tablets. Your customers will get instant access to your products while you will focus on the business process.
Using the add-on you will:
Boost your SEO and get more traffic from Google;
Accelerate your website on mobile devices;
Provide a hassle free surfing process;
Lower bounce rate thanks to improved user experience.
How it works? Once the add-on is installed and activated, AMP HTML is automatically applied to all products in your store. This can't be easier.
Also please check the validation of URL. Insert a product link at https://validator.ampproject.org/ and click on VALIDATE to ensure there are no issues.
AMP compatible product details pages;
AMP compatible product category pages;
Faster loading speed on mobile;
Custom AMP design with no coding;
AMP stamps on mobile search;
Automatically optimized content;
Ability to enter the tracking ID into the Google Analytics account number field for more effective operation;
The Less file, which uses the colors of custom themes on the AMP page;
Ability to specify the product full description field without inline styles.
What your customers will see:
AMP stamps on mobile search
What you will see in the Admin area
Product description for AMP without inline styles
AMP pages generate a large number of product thumbnails. To reduce server load, it is recommended to launch thumbnails generation in advance. Use this link to launch thumbnail generation. Launch it more than once if needed:
Learn more about the add-on in our User guide.
The add-on is compatible with CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor 4.4.1 and above.
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[~] The Use custom image sizes for thumbnails setting has been added. It allows setting up a custom size for images on the AMP pages. When disabled, the image size is adjusted in accordance with the Thumbnails settings in global settings.
[~] The cache warming settings block has been moved from the Cache tab to the Thumbnails tab
[~] The cache warming settings block has been extended.
[!] Errors occurred when updating layouts from the add-on's settings. Fixed.
Versions 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168
[!] A PHP Notice appeared for domains with special characters. Fixed.
Versions 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
[+] The discount prices for products were added.
[~] The ability to load more products on AMP pages by clicking the Show me more button has been added. Auto and manual mode are added to add-on settings.
[~] The Show products from subcategories of the selected category setting has been added.
[!] Variation images did not display on the AMP pages. Fixed.
Versions 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206
[!] Data from connected add-ons did not display on AMP pages. Fixed.
[!] The typo in a language variable has been corrected.
Versions 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168
[!] AMP pages did not pass validation due to the inclusion of third-party scripts. Fixed.
Versions 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
[+] The support of variations starting from 4.10.1 version has been added.
[+] The product availability inscription has been added.
[!] The store crashed when visiting the AMP page and then returning back to main pages. Fixed.
[~] The link for preliminary product thumbnails generation has been added.
[+] The ability to add Facebook Pixel to AMP pages has been added.
[!] The names of product sortings on the AMP category pages were not displayed correctly. Fixed.
[~] The thumbnail image for products with one image uploaded has been removed.
[~] The logo has been improved
[~] The image processing has been improved. If the image extension does not match with its type, it displays incorrectly on the AMP pages.
[~] The add-on has been adapted to the Youtube Gallery add-on.
[~] CSS compression has been added.
[!] If a product had no image, there was an error with the AMP validation. Fixed.
[+] The pop-up notification about Cookie Use Agreement has been added.
[!] The prices displayed with a zero value on the AMP product category page if they depended on product options. Fixed.
[!] The CSS styles were not used by the AMP pages if the store had no SSL certificate. Fixed.
[+] The ability to set up the Google Analytics account number field for multiple storefronts has been added.
[~] The minimum required version is now PHP 5.6.
[~] The compatibility with Twigmo add-on has been added.
[!] The images on the product details page were not switched when clicking on a thumbnail. Fixed.
[!] The validation error appeared on the product details page if the image was small. Fixed.
[!] The images were displayed incorrectly on a product details page in the FireFox browser. Fixed.
[~] The size of the styles has been reduced
[~] The Awesome Font icons have been added. The rate stars icons have been moved to the Awesome Font.
[~] The sizes of the tests have been changed.
[~] Fonts have been added.
[!] The checkboxes of the characteristics of the products were displayed wrong. Fixed.
[!] The list of categories was displayed in 1 language in the sidebar. Fixed.
[!] AMP validator showed the "The attribute 'role' in tag 'amp-img' is missing or incorrect" error. Fixed.
[+] Additional images have been added to product pages
[+] Adaptive images have been added to product pages
[~] Some JS-Scripts were deleted from categories and product pages
[~] The sorting language variables of the default Bestseller add-on have been added
[!] There was an error in saving vendor’s data in Multi-Vendor. Fixed.
[!] The AMP theme couldn’t work correctly with multi storefront stores. Fixed.
[!] The rating was shown incorrectly. Fixed.
[!] The indentation has been added between the name of the product and its value on the product page.
Versions 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206
[+] The product category pages with AMP has been added to the add-on.
[+] Reviews have been added to the AMP product details page.
[+] The AMP pages has been improved with a modern look and feel Responsive template.
[!] The validation error with the Sabberworm library appeared. Fixed.
[!] The img tag was not replaced with the amp-img tag when the link to the images was relative in the product description. Fixed.
[!] The product links containing the amp word were cut off if the add-on was enabled. Fixed.
[~] The Full description field for AMP without inline styles has been improved on the Add-ons tab of the editing product page.
[!] Global colors were used together with the styles from the main theme for AMP pages. Fixed.
[!] The PHP Warnings was shown in the Error log file. Fixed.
Versions 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168
[+] The ability to upload a separate logo for AMP pages has been added.
[~] The page title is now taken from the Page title field under the SEO tab in the product editing page. If this field is empty, the page title is taken from the Product name field.
[~] The prohibited color, face, size tags have been removed or replaced with equivalent custom tags from the product full description field for AMP.
[!] The 'Please sign in to buy' button was displayed for unlogged customers on the AMP pages even with the 'Allow shopping for unlogged customers' setting enabled. Fixed.
[~] The Add to cart button has been changed to View details on the AMP pages when the product have zero price or it is out of stock or when the customer should sign in to view price.
[+] The Less file which uses the colors of custom themes on the AMP page has been added.
[+] The ability to enter tracking ID in the Google Analytics account number field in the add-on setting has been added.
[+] The license key validation has been added.
[~] The prohibited video, audio, iframe, frame, object, applet, embed, font tags have been removed or replaced with equivalent custom tags from product full description field for AMP.
[!] The product was displayed with zero price on the AMP page when it was out of stock. Fixed.
[+] The Full description field for AMP without inline styles has been added on the Add-ons tab of the editing product page.
[~] Feature description has been hidden from AMP pages.
[~] The add-on compatibility with third-party themes has been improved.
[!] The product image was loaded as http version on the https page. Fixed.