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How To Synchronize Magento 2 With Any Online Marketplace To Import/Export Product Data

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Omnichannel Extension

Magento 2 is not only a reliable platform for building online storefronts but also a fully-featured tool for connecting multiple branches of your business together. However, a few manipulations are required. After that, you can use your e-commerce website as a hub for omnichannel retail. The platform makes the multi-channel approach more affordable to everyone since you can easily leverage marketplaces like Google Shopping, eBay, and Amazon along with your storefront. To cover as many buyers as possible, place your goods there, generating additional sales every day. But how to synchronize Magento 2 with any online marketplace? You will discover the answer below. 

The following article sheds light on Magento 2 integrations with drop shipping platforms, price comparison engines, and online marketplaces. We explore feed export extensions and highlight their issues. Also, you will discover a universal connector – Improved Import & Export. This tool offers broad data feed management features and rich integration opportunities. The possible integrations based on the module are listed in this article too.
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How to Run Magento 2 Import if Required Columns Are Missed

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

Magento 2 Import without Required Columns

Below, we shed light on a very important aspect of every import process – columns (attributes) of an import file. What if your data table doesn’t contain one? By default, you face the inability to transfer the update to your Magento 2 website. There are lots of different entities that can be transferred into Magento 2, so you have to deal with different data depending on your particular business case. However, the absence of the smallest detail can ruin all your data transfer efforts. Especially if you use the default data transfer solutions. 

Luckily, we know how to prevent such issues. Meet the Improved Import & Export Magento 2 extension. With the help of this plugin, you can import data to Magento 2 if some required columns are missed. The following article describes this process. You can either add the necessary columns manually or automate the addition of the missing data using the module’s functionality. Besides, you will discover the required CSV file structure as well as core features of the Improved Import & Export Magento 2 extension
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How to Run Product Import on Daily Basis in Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Development

Below, we shed light on how to run Magento 2 import processes on a daily basis. You can do that either in your admin interface or via CLI. While Magento 2 doesn’t let you automate data transfer processes and there is no way to use CLI to control imports and exports, you can enable the missing functionality with the help of third-party solutions. In the article below, we explain how to run Magento 2 import processes daily and use CLI to control them with the help of Improved Import & Export.

Also, you can look for an alternative point of view on Magento StackExchange. Take a look at the question by Massimo Camoni and the answer by Khoa TruongDinh. Since we leverage the advanced import functionality of the Improved Import & Export extension to address the issues mentioned in the discussion, you will also find a section that describes other possibilities the module provides.
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Value For Status Attribute Contains Incorrect Value: How To Fix Error During Magento 2 Import

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

Magento 2 Development; Magento 2 tutorial

When you try to manage a standard import process in Magento 2, you may face lots of issues and inconveniences caused by the platform’s requirements and limitations. For instance, we’ve already described how to fix ‘General System Exception Happened’ Error and eliminate it as fast as possible and with the minimum effort. Today, we’d like to draw your attention to another problem that often occurs during Magento 2 import. Meet the ‘Value For Status Attribute Contains Incorrect Value’ error. The following article sheds light on how to fix it, prevent multiple import issues, and make data transfers more user-friendly. Note that we use the Improved Import & Export Magento 2 extension to solve the problem and prevent other inconveniences. Therefore, you will also find its features described in the following material. Continue Reading

Magento 2 search terms and synonyms, and how to import and export them

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

Magento 2 lets store admins optimize the customer search queries by composing lists of search terms and synonyms. While it is possible to manage this data type in your backend manually, Magento 2 prevents importing or exporting it. This limitation negatively impacts the productivity of your backend administrators since they cannot update Magento 2 search terms and synonyms within a few clicks. However, there is a tool that unlocks the missing ability. Meet the Improved Import & Export extension. This module empowers you to import and export search terms and synonyms in Magento 2

In this article, we describe Magento 2 search terms and synonyms as well as teach you how to manage them. Both search terms settings and search synonyms settings are described below. Besides, you will learn how to import lists of search synonyms and terms to your Magento 2, and how to export those for editing purposes. We shed light on how import and export works and what search terms and synonyms attributes are used.

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How to export Magento 2 data to Google Sheets

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

Transferring data between Magento 2 and Google Sheets seems a very efficient and time-saving way of synchronizing your e-commerce website with external platforms and other online storefronts. However, Magento 2 doesn’t let you do that if you rely on its default tools. If you need to import data, it is possible to create a CSV output of a corresponding Google Sheets table and then import it to your store. For the export purposes, you need to generate the output from your website and then open it in Google Sheets. Thus, instead of spending less time on daily duties, you have to perform a time-consuming routine. Luckily, there is a better way of synchronizing Magento 2 and Google Sheets.

FireBear keeps building up Improved Import and Export with powerful updates. Stay focused as with version 3.3.0 of the extension we introduce a long-awaited export of Magento 2 data to Google Sheets. The feature implementation marks the completion of the full-cycle Magento 2 and Google Sheets synchronization project. Now you are able to both import and export files from the source and arrange a highly manageable workflow.

How to do so? Follow this guide to learn more. Below, you will find an overview of the Magento 2 Google Sheets integration project as well as the most frequent use cases. Next, we describe Google API configuration, including such aspects as API library installation, API connection establishment, enabling Google Drive API, generating a Service Account Key, configuring a Service Account, and sharing the corresponding Google Drive folder. After that, we proceed to the Magento 2 Google Sheets export procedure. Continue Reading

The Complete Guide to Magento 2 Related Products, Up-sells, and Cross-sells, and how to import them

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

To sell effectively one must learn to predict and analyze. What are people looking for at my store? How can I make their search fruitful? At what point do the results become satisfying? Will it be enough to improve customer lives? The answers to the questions lie within everyone’s reach — run through some behavior statistics and create the most relevant offers for your audience. The related product, up-sell, and cross-sell functionalities are the very tools that will help you understand the customers’ needs.

You can consider related products, up-sells, and cross-sells a promo engine for your e-commerce website. Each relation type is distinguished following the display location and specific marketing goals. However, the core idea of being a purchase stimulus is similar for all the triplet items. In this guide, we will cover how to enrich your store content by using related content. You will learn how to use, import, and export Magento 2 related products, up-sells, and cross-sells. Since this publication is another one in the series of educational posts dedicated to Magento 2 import and export processes, you may be interested in the Magento 2 Import/Export Guide list that contains other similar guides.

As for the following article, it sheds light upon what Magento 2 related products, up-sell products, and cross-sell products are. We explain how to assign them to product pages as well as describe the corresponding import processes. Thus, you will learn what attributes are available in a CSV table, how to use the native Magento 2 import & export tools to transfer related products, up-sells, and cross-sells. And of course, there is a chapter that portrays a more user-friendly way to move them with the help of the Improved Import & Export extension.

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Magento 2 B2B Commerce/Cloud: how to import and export companies, requisition lists, shared catalogs and negotiable quotes

- E-Commerce, Magento 2, Our extensions

Magento 2 Commerce and Cloud editions are equipped with the B2B extension which introduces companies, shared catalogs, and other features to Magento 2. If you run a B2B store, you are probably aware of that. If not, we will describe the B2B extension below. While it is available by default, it is almost impossible to transfer the corresponding entities if you use the platform’s default instruments. When it comes to migration or import and export processes, Magento 2 offers limited options regarding what data you can get in and out. However, Firebear Studio provides the Improved Import and Export extension that lets you import and export every B2B entity in and out of Magento 2.As a result, we lets you integrate your Magento 2 store with CRM and ERP systems and get all data working on you.

In the article below, you will find out how to work with the following Magento 2 B2B entities: companies, quotes, requisition lists, and shared catalogs. We describe how to import Magento 2 B2B companies, assigning a sales representative by email and a customer group by name. Next, you will learn how to import Magento 2 B2B company roles, shared catalogs, requisition lists, quotes/negotiable quotes, etc. Another chapter sheds light on how to export Magento 2 B2B entities

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Inforca – A Magento 2 Agency with A Potential Of A Killer Whale

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Let us introduce you to Inforca, a digital agency aimed at making the future of e-commerce beautiful and thriving. Although it is a relatively small company with 30+ clients served, Inforca has a portfolio full of nice and inspiring projects located mostly in Australia but also worldwide. Today, we announce our partnership with this digital agency. The company will rely on our Improved Import & Export extension as well as other tools and services to satisfy the business needs of e-commerce merchants all over the globe. Let’s say a few more words about Inforca. Continue Reading