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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Magento 2 Store Locator Extensions Comparison (Amasty, Aheadworks, Magestore, M-Connect)

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Amasty, aheadWorks, Magestore

If you run a brick-and-mortar store along with an online ecommerce website, it is essential to indicate the availability of the offline outlet on your digital storefront. Since there are several Magento 2 modules designed to achieve this goal, below, we compare the most reliable solutions: Amasty Store Locator, Aheadworks Store Locator, and Magestore Store Locator. Although all these Magento 2 store locator extensions serve the same aim, their functionality differs a lot, so let’s figure out the details of each Magento 2 store locator.

UPD: M-Connect was added to the comparison:

Magento 2 Store Locator Extensions

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Magento 2 Extensions Compared On Firebear

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Extensions Reviewed by the Firebear team

The Magento 2 ecosystem includes modules that provide similar functionality, and sometimes it is quite difficult to find out solutions that better suit your ecommerce needs. Therefore, we’ve decided to compare the best Magento 2 modules providing you with a comprehensive overview of their functionality, usability, and uniqueness. In the following post, you can find a list of all Magento 2 extensions compared on Firebear. Continue Reading

Magento 2 SEO (out-of-the-box features, extensions, tips)

- Magento 2

Magento 2 SEO features

Among all e-commerce platform, Magento is the most powerful in terms of SEO. It provides the ability to optimize site URLs, page titles, meta and ALT tags, headings, and other website elements out-of-the-box. Besides, there is an impressive selection of various third party Magento 2 SEO extensions designed to improve the default SEO capabilities. As for Magento 2, it provides even better SEO options. The new version of the popular e-commerce platform has been fully revamped, therefore we’d like to introduce you to Magento 2 SEO. Below, you can find a list of Magento 2 SEO extensions and features. You can find some more tips on SEO improvements here: DIY SEO. Continue Reading

Top Web Scraping Services For Your Ecommerce Store

- E-Commerce, Fire development, Magento 2

Ecommerce Magento Web Scraping Services and Tools

What is the most important aspect of a successful ecommerce website? While someone thinks it is high quality goods and services, the others insist that the key to success is related to precisely planned marketing. And there is a plethora of other thoughts and opinions that are right to some extent.

Here at Firebear, we think that the only way to run a successful ecommerce store involves combining everything from obvious vital aspects to the smallest not-so-obvious details creating a robust system that copes with modern market requirements and surmounts unpredictable difficulties. To create this kind of an ecommerce website, you should analyse a good deal of information.

And among tons of existing methods, today we shed light on ecommerce web scraping. It doesn’t matter whether you use Magento or any other ecommerce platform, since the following ecommerce web scraping tutorial can be equally used with all of them. So, what are the most reliable solutions? Continue Reading

Mageworx Layered Navigation Magento 2 Extension

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension

Mageworx has finally released its own improvement of the default Magento 2 navigation. Meet the Layered Navigation module – a solution designed to improve the way store visitors navigate through your catalog. We have recently compared two most robust tools from this group of extensions (Magento 2 Layered Navigation Comparison), and today we are going to dive under the hood of the Mageworx Magento 2 Layered Navigation module.

Using the optimized layered navigation on an online shop is essential for customer retention. Most of your website visitors will need to browse your product catalogs before they know what they want to buy. That is why extended filtering options become so important in helping online shoppers to find what they are searching for easier and faster. Thus, enhanced store navigation improves customer shopping experience and brings more sales to store owners. The Mageworx Layered Navigation extension for Magento 2 will make filtering process on your web store easy-to-use and customer-friendly. Below we are describing the extension’s functionality and its backend configuration.

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Must Have Magento 2 Extensions For Advanced Ecommerce Experience

- Magento 2

Magento 2 Modules For Advanced Ecommerce Experience

Although Magento 2 offers a lot of useful ecommerce features and provides top-notch performance, there is always room for improvement. And you don’t need a team of specialists to enhance the default capabilities, because there are Magento 2 extensions aimed to turn your tiny ecommerce store into a robust forpost of online retail.

Since the Magento Connect 2.0 has been launched, you can already find the first Magento 2 modules there. The website shows available extensions and provides information on future plugins through the Coming Soon section. All modules are divided into several groups, which consist of different categories. To dive deep into the new Magento 2 extension marketplace, follow this link: Magento Connect 2.0. The launch of Magento Connect means that we are going to update this post with new Magento 2 modules soon.

Packagist – The Magento 2 Package Repository

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