saleor-storefront

by ysoftbiz

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Saleor Storefront

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Note: This project is a demonstration on how Saleor can be used. It’s not ready to be a starter but rather show how different cases can be handled and could be used as a recipe book. There will be breaking changes and the code is constantly evolving, so use at your own risk.

A GraphQL-powered, PWA, single-page application storefront for Saleor.

Features

Demo

See the public demo of Saleor Storefront!

Or launch the demo on a free Heroku instance.

Deploy

Getting Started

These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine for development and testing purposes.

Prerequisites

  • Node.js 14.16
  • A running instance of Saleor.

To run the storefront, you have to set the NEXT_PUBLIC_API_URI environment variable to point to the Saleor GraphQL API. If you are running Saleor locally, with the default settings, NEXT_PUBLIC_API_URI is set to: http://localhost:8000/graphql/. To change it, either create a .env.local file and add it there or set an env variable using export command.

Installing

Clone the repository:

git clone https://github.com/mirumee/saleor-storefront.git

Enter the project directory:

cd saleor-storefront

Using stable release

To use the official stable release, checkout to a release tag:

$ git checkout 2.11.0

See the list of all releases here: https://github.com/mirumee/saleor-storefront/releases/

Using development version

If you want to use the latest development version, checkout to the master branch:

$ git checkout master

Install NPM dependencies:

npm i

Run the development server:

npm start

Go to http://localhost:3000 to access the storefront.

Build

To compile the app run:

$ npm run build

To compile the app and export storefront to the static HTML run:

$ npm run build:export

To compile the app and run it in production mode with next server run:

$ npm run build:start

In order to enable Apollo Devtools in the production version, set the environmental variable

NEXT_PUBLIC_ENABLE_APOLLO_DEVTOOLS=true

Cypress tests

If you want to run Cypress tests, make sure that all dependencies (including Cypress) are installed by running the install command.

npm i

Following environment variables are required to be set in order to be able to run tests properly:

  • API_URI - GraphQL API address.
  • STATIC_URL - static files destination url, eg. S3 bucket
  • CYPRESS_USER_NAME - username (email) for Storefront user.
  • CYPRESS_USER_PASSWORD - for the user mentioned above.

If you are running the Storefront from the perspective of Docker container, then you can run tests using following commands:

Headless mode:

cy:run

Cypress UI mode:

cy:open

If you want to run tests against your local development environment then use following commands:

Headless mode:

test:e2e:run

Cypress UI mode:

test:e2e:dev

Creating new components

All new components should follow Atomic Design Guidelines and be placed in src/@next/components directory.

Files structure can be generated using plop:

npm run generate

Modifying the Storefront

From Spectrum Post

Important Files

  • saleor-storefront/config/next/config.base.js - Base Next.js config file which contains webpack custom adjustments.
    • Can change name of the app (displayed when installed on mobile)
  • saleor-storefront/src/pages/app.tsx - Main entry point file. Render's the component, apollo-client, and others to the root div in index.html file above. Contains also head section - You can change the title of storefront here.
  • saleor-storefront/src/core/config.ts - Controls number of products shown per page, support email, gateway providers, social media, and some meta.
    • Can change support email
    • Can change products shown per page
    • Can change gateway providers
    • Can change social media links that are displayed in the footer
    • Can change some meta options
  • saleor-storefront/src/images/ - Holds all the images for logo, cart, favicon, etc.
    • Can change storefront logo, favicon, or add new images here.
  • saleor-storefront/src/globalStyles/scss/variables.scss - Contains base styles like colors, font size, container width, media breakpoints and more.
  • saleor-storefront/src/@next/globalStyles/ - Contains more base styles, themes, media, and constants.
  • saleor-storefront/src/views/ - This folder controls the views, or what is displayed for each page. Most views have a file named "Page.tsx" that controls the layout of the page and a file named "View.tsx" that calls the query and renders the component with the data.
    • Can add another view to storefront here. Requires adding a route (see routes below).
  • saleor-storefront/src/@next/pages/ - Second spot for modifying/adding different pages. This is the recommended directory to add new pages.
  • saleor-storefront/src/paths.ts - This folder contains all the paths. Here is where you add a new one.
  • saleor-storefront/src/pages/ - This folder contains files which are translated to Next.js routing. Here is where you add a new route.
    1. Export a new path in paths.ts
    2. Inside pages, create a new file with name correnspond to your desired route (read more here about nested routes). Import your view in the created route file end export it as a default export.
    3. To link to your new view import Link from "next/link" and use new path you created in paths.ts (make sure to import it)
  • saleor-storefront/src/app/App.tsx - This is main component that renders the , (explained below), and a couple other components.

Adding a Payment Gateway

  • saleor-storefront/src/core/config.ts - Add new gateway provider name here.
  • saleor-storefront/src/@next/components/organisms/ - Create a new folder for new payment gateway component here.
  • saleor-storefront/src/@next/components/organisms/PaymentGatewaysList/PaymentGatewaysList.tsx - Import new gateway component, create a new switch case to handle your gateway component.

Receiving confirmation emails

  • Set EMAIL_URL environment variable for Saleor core.
    • Using Docker - Add EMAIL_URL as new environment variable to both the api and worker service following the format here.
  • Issues getting emails working?
    • Gmail
      • Check to see that "Less secure app access" is turned ON. Under "Manage your Google Account" > Go to the security tab. By default, the setting is off for security reasons.
      • If using 2FA make sure to set an app password and use that in place of your normal login password.

Multichannel

  • Set [SALEOR_CHANNEL_SLUG] environment variable. - Default value: default-channel.

License

This project is licensed under the BSD-3-Clause License - see the LICENSE file for details

Crafted with ❤️ by Mirumee Software

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