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Magento 2 Webkul PWA Review: Progressive Web App Extension For Your E-commerce Website

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Webkul Magento 2 PWA

Here at Firebear, we explore every new opportunity the e-commerce market provides to share our discoveries with our readers. For almost a decade, we monitor the Magento ecosystem and write about the most exciting things we find. Our materials often go far beyond the platform, covering not only the related tools and opportunities but also alternative ways to run an e-commerce business. As for the following article, it continues our exploration of the headless approach to Magento 2. If you haven’t heared about this new trend, here is brief research. Take the powerful Magento 2 backend and add any custom frontend with lots of new features to it. That’s how headless Magento 2 looks. The platform even offers a set of native tools called PWA Studio. But you can also leverage various third-party alternatives, including Vue Storefront and DEITY Falcon which are frontend-as-a-service. At the same time, you can rely on more simple solutions – different Magento 2 PWA themes, including  ScandiPWA and Tigren. However, there is also a third dimension of PWA tools – extensions. The Webkul Magento 2 PWA module is one of them. Below, we explain the core features of the instrument, explore its frontend, and shed light upon migration to a Webkul Magento 2 PWA website. Before going any further, let’s say a few more words about PWAs in general and headless Magento 2 in particular. Continue Reading

Aheadworks B2B Magento 2 Extensions

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

In this post, we provide an overview of B2B extensions developed by Aheadworks for Magento 2 sites. All of the described modules add vital functionality to ecommerce stores and provide advanced features for improving the user experience of both B2B and B2C customers. By implementing the Aheadworks business-to-business solutions, you will be able to offer extended payment options, fine-tune your business strategy on the basis of customer segments, differentiate pricing policy for your products, and personalize your marketing campaigns. 

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Aheadworks NMI Payment Magento 2 Extension

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Today, we present you a solution that allows extending payment options on an e-commerce store – Aheadworks NMI Payment extension for Magento 2. The module provides seamless integration with the Network Merchants, Inc. (NMI) payment gateway and supports all its essential features. NMI is a perfect solution for the fast processing of credit card data and introducing secure payments on an online shop. By installing the Aheadworks extension, you will improve user experience on the storefront and streamline the checkout procedure. Below, we explore the functionality of the Aheadworks NMI payment integration for Magento 2 in more detail. 

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Magento 2 Tigren PWA Review: New Generation Of Magento 2 Themes

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Tigren PWA Magento 2

We’ve started exploring e-commerce long ago before it became so powerful and overwhelming. For almost a decade, we deliver different solutions for the Magento ecosystem, exploring the global market of digital commerce with all its features, trends, and nuances. While it gains higher paste from year to year, providing market players with new opportunities, we try to overview its significant changes and enhancements that expand the existing boundaries. This time, our attention is bound to progressive web apps and headless Magento 2. The most potent e-commerce platform now lets you leverage its backend and create absolutely uniques shopping experience on top of it. Furthermore, a set of native tools designed to create custom storefronts is now a part of Magento 2. So-called PWA Studio helps coders to achieve this goal as fast as possible. However, if you are a merchant, the Magento 2 PWA studio won’t be helpful, but there is another way to customize your frontend with the app-like shopping experience. The ecosystem already offers such third-party alternatives as Vue Storefront, DEITY Falcon, and ScandiPWA. While the first two platforms offer frontend-as-a-service experience, Scandi is a Magento 2 theme, and today we describe another similar solution – Tigren Magento 2 Theme. Below, we explore the Tigren Magento 2 PWA features, frontend, and migration. Before going any further, let’s say a few words about progressive web applications. Continue Reading

Aheadworks B2B Company Credit Magento 2 Extension

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Today, we provide you with a review of an extension that enables ecommerce business owners to establish customer and company credit system on a Magento 2 store. Meet Aheadworks B2B Company Credit for Magento 2 – a solution that will help you increase the average order value by allowing your clients to use credit to pay for products and services. The module allows adding credit to the list of available payment options at the checkout. In this post, we will explore the functionality of the Magento 2 company credits module and describe its configuration from the admin perspective.

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Aheadworks Payment Restrictions for Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Arranging a straightforward and convenient payment procedure on an ecommerce site is vital for both business owners and online shoppers. Today, we present a solution for Magento 2 stores that enables merchants to set up customer group-based access to payment methods – the Aheadworks Payment Restrictions extension. The module improves the default Magento 2 functionality related to receiving payments. With the Aheadworks tool, you can decide which of your clients will have access to particular payment methods available on your store. This way, you can fine-tune your business strategy and improve user experience. Below, we describe features of the Magento 2 payment restrictions module and show how to configure it in the admin panel.
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Magento 2 Commerce (Adobe Commerce Cloud) In-Depth Review

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 commerce

The end of life and support for Magento 1 is coming! Therefore, we’ve decided to prepare this article describing the fore features of Magento 2 Commerce. After Adobe purchased the platform, we’ve faced several notable changes which are enough to migrate from your old e-commerce website to the latest Magento 2 version. But before doing that, let’s take a look at what Magento 2 Commerce (Adobe Commerce Cloud) offers.

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Firebear Improved Configurable Product for Magento 2 – Extension Change Log

- Magento 2, Our extensions
Improved Configurable Product for Magento 2
Extension Manual | Guide to configurable products

Improved Configurable Product for Magento 2 – the complete enhancement for configurable product, allowing for dynamic content updates, custom options for configurable products and many more.

1.5.1 (released 27.02.2020)

Features

  • Added possibility to disable the ‘Custom options for variations of configurable products’ functionality

Bugfixes

  • Fixed issue with the cart edit page
  • Fixed issue with displaying tier prices for different user groups
  • Fixed issue with adding a bundle product with options that have configurable product with custom options in the wish list
  • Fixed URL update issue
  • Fixed issue with displaying ‘drop down’ (attribute type) at the product pages with matrix grid
  • Fixed a problem with changing variations when equal minimum and maximum prices appeared in the price range
  • Fixed issue with updating the price of a custom option in the summary block of a bundle product
  • Fixed issue where the price range has been hidden when changing a variation of a configurable product
  • Fixed issue with displaying bundle products in the cart
  • Fixed issue with updating tier price block when changing a variation of a configurable product
  • Fixed issue when the ‘From – To’ price disappeared while changing variations of a configurable product
  • Fixed issue where the tier price has not been consider in the ‘From – To’ price block
  • Fixed a matrix issue where custom options were added to products that do not have them
  • Fixed issue where the ‘From – To’ price block was not updated at the categories page
  • Fixed issue with displaying/hiding prices, tier prices block and price range for unregistered users at the category page
  • Fixed issue which resulted in the related products price change when using the default product variation
  • Fixed issue with adding several product variations – which have a custom option of ‘file’ type – to the cart (matrix enabled) at once
  • Fixed issue where the regular price would not display when loading the page (matrix enabled)
  • Fixed matrix grid issue when only one attribute is displayed
  • Fixed issue when configurable product and bundle product could not be ordered together
  • Fixed displaying product details in the shopping cart and wish list
  • Fixed issue with an empty order when placing an order with a bundle product that has ‘checkbox’ type options
  • Fixed date formatting in the cart (custom option)
  • Fixed issue with adding a configurable product with a custom file option to the wishlist
  • Fixed issue with adding a configurable product with a custom option to the cart when the matrix is ​​disabled at the product level
  • Fixed issue where it has been impossible to add a bundle product to a wish list without specifying configurable product options
  • Fixed issue with updating the price in the bundle product summary block when changing the qty of options
  • Fixed issue with updating product link at category pages
  • Fixed issue with image display for a bundle option which only has one product
  • Fixed issue where swatches of a configurable product would not match the product when loading the bundle product page
  • Fixed incorrect text formatting while at the product details page at Magento 2.3.4
  • Fixed issue where the link to the reviews tab would not work at the configurable product page at Magento 2.3.4
  • Fixed issue with hide prices of bundle product for ‘Not Logged In’ customers

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