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DIY SEO: 301 Redirect E-Commerce SEO Guide

Magento 301 Redirect Ecommerce DIY SEO Guide

There are many reasons why you might need to use redirection for your E-Commerce website. Let’s assume that you decided to move your store to a new domain, but you are afraid that you might lose your traffic and your hardly acquired search engine ranks. Or, you could have several URL’s allowing users to reach your website in various ways, like, for instance, http://website.com/home, http://website.com, http://home.website.com. In this case, you might want to become more selective and choose one to be your primary URL. Or, you could have several websites which you might want to merge into one comprehensive website and you could need to find a way to safely redirect your old links to different URLs. All these issues can be easily solved by using one of the most proven SEO tactics that is still actively adopted by numerous E-Commerce businesses, and it’s called 301 redirect. We included everything you need to know about 301 redirect and its SEO profits in our ultimate guide. Please note that the following DIY SEO guide is aimed at various E-Commerce platforms, so you can easily leverage the power of the Magento 301 redirect by reading the following information.

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Magento 2 Layered Navigation Extensions

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Improved Catalog Layered Navigation

Don’t waste a chance to provide your visitors with a clear path from your homepage to products they are looking for. Make it simple and obvious, or they will get lost and left you website. In order to prevent this, we’d like to draw your attention to Magento 2 layered navigation extensions which are already available. If you are looking for Magento 1 modules, follow this link: The Best Improved Catalog Layered Navigation Magento Extensions.

Below, we described top Magento 2 layered navigation modules designed to improve the default catalog navigation of the platform. Choose one plugin, and you will significantly change the way your customers behave on a website. With the Magento 2 improved catalog layered navigation functionality, they will easily find desired goods becoming more loyal to your brand. As a Magento 2 store owner, you will increase sales and get a good reputation. Before we begin, pay attention to our comparison of top Magento 2 layered navigation extensions: Magento 2 Layered Navigation Extensions Comparison.

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Magento Unconference 2016 – The Most Unique Magento Event

Mage Unconference

Magento Unconference took place in Berlin during March 12 – 13. A key person behind Firebear, Victor, was there, and we’d like to share his thoughts below. Victor took part  in many Magento conferences, but this one impressed him most of all. “It was the most amazing Magento community event i’ve ever saw, so I want to share my recent impressions and details about MageUC16.” Continue Reading

The best must have Magento extensions 2016

Best Magento Modules

The best must have Magento extensions of 2015 can change a lot in your e-commerce store. In this post we put all the extensions into 6 major groups: “Performance”, “SEO”, “Frontend, UI, usability”, “Loyalty, referral campaigns”, “System, backend”, and “Marketing, sales”. All of them are tested and accepted by Magento developers, so you will only deal with the most reliable tools. Two other important things about “The best must have Magento extensions of 2014” are novelty and relevance of further described products.

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Advanced measurement system for Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

product units Magento 2 extension

While default Magento 2 offers a completely revamped ecommerce experience, it still has some limitations when it comes to a measurement system. Thus, you can’t freely sell products in custom units such as square meters or predefined batches, but since we are passionate about the Magento ecosystem, we know how to help you. There is always a good opportunity to get an advanced measurement system by installing right Magento 2 extensions, so in addition to new measuring units, you will enhance your store with calculators, product options, and other features designed to improve user experience. Check the following product units Magento 2 extensions to discover options that suit best your business needs. For Magento 1 modules, follow this link:

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The Magento 2 Performance Guide

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

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Good performance is a crucial aspect of a successful e-commerce project. It is not only important as a vital ranking factor but is highly appreciated by customers. Thus, a fast online store often has a higher conversion rate than a slower one. As a result, it turns more visitors into buyers and helps to increase sales. Now, when the importance of Magento 2 performance is evident, it’s time to shed light on how to grow it in case of the platform. Continue Reading

The Ultimate Magento 2 Developer’s Resource List

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

The Ultimate Magento 2 Resource List

In this post, we’ve gathered the best resources about Magento 2. If you are looking for important information related to the platform, you will find the most reliable Magento 2 resources below. The article is divided into 4 parts: Learning Magento 2; The Real Magento Community; Magento 2 Extensions; and Magento 2 Virtualisation. The Magento 2 Developer’s Resource List will be updated with the appearance of new  resources related to Magento 2.

The Ultimate Magento 1 Developer’s Resource List

Everything about Magento 2 on Firebear

Packagist – The Magento 2 Package Repository

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Microservices In eCommerce And Magento

- E-Commerce

Microservices eCommerce Magento

Being a software architecture style, microservices introduce a revolutionary approach to apps: they are no longer a monolithic structure, but a complex system composed of small particles and independent processes which communicate with each other via language-agnostic APIs. This particles and processes are represented by various services, which are highly decoupled and designed to run the smallest tasks that results in a modular approach to system-building. All micro services are easy to replace, since they run in a symmetrical architecture instead of common hierarchical, and you can implement them via various hardware and software solutions depending on what fits best. The potential of microservices is huge, so we will describe them from the perspective of ecommerce and Magento. Below, you will find a brief description of microservices, some useful links, and the best platforms designed for this software architecture style. Continue Reading

DIY SEO: Keyword Clustering

- E-Commerce

DIY SEO: Keyword Clustering

Today, we are going to shed light on keyword clustering – one of key SEO trends in 2016. Big Data is changing everything in the world around you, and SEO is not an exception. Since there is rapidly growing demand for specific niches and search engines are trying to structurize unstructured data related to these niches, keyword clustering introduces a new powerful approach to SEO which is based on the usage of Big Data. But what exactly do you need to run a successful SEO campaign in 2016? Continue Reading