The Magento 2 platform is represented as something much more robust and user-friendly than Magento 1. It is an entirely new ecommerce solution rather than the updated version of the old platform. Indeed, Magento 2 solved lots of problems that irritated merchants in Magento 1, but it is still far from being perfect. For instance, the layered navigation functionality was added to the platform. In case of Magento 1, it was possible only via third-party extensions. However, what did we get in Magento 2? Layered navigation that still has a room for improvement. The Magento 2 layered navigation multi select functionality for one filter is still possible only with such tools as Amasty Improved Layered Navigation. As for other enhancements, this Magento 2 layered navigation extension provides, they are described in the following post. Also, don’t forget to check our comparison of the best layered navigation extensions for Magento 2.
What do we know about Magento 2 order attributes? We know for sure that the default version of the platform offers limited functionality in this area, but you can improve the situation with the help of the Order Attributes Magento 2 extension by Amasty. It provides the ability to collect additional order information by adding new custom fields to the checkout page. As a result, you get all the data necessary for fast order processing. Continue Reading
Search engine optimization is the process of affecting the visibility of e-commerce store in search engine’s unpaid search results. Higher ranking and more frequent appearance in the search results list affects more traffic to the web site. For better SEO optimization of your Magento store you can use SEO Magento extensions. In this post, we gathered the best existing SEO toolkits and modules that improve other ecommerce aspects of your Magento website and at the same time positively affects SEO.
Today, we are going to shed light on the most popular one page checkout solution for Magento. Although there are tons of reliable extension designed to simplify the default checkout procedure (you can see all of them here: The Best One Step / Page Checkout Extensions For Magento), the most successful one is OneStepCheckout. Below, you will find our review on this vital for every ecommerce merchant tool. Continue Reading
Migrating from Magento 1 to Magento 2 is not a simple task. Using Magento data import tool may be a difficult task for the store owners who are not familiar with coding and working from the command line. Even for the Magento 2 developers this task may prove difficult because of how different the entities are stored in M1 and M2.
That’s why having a tool that simplifies the procedure and leaves you with only mechanical tasks is a great time savior. In this article we will talk about how to migrate to Magento 2 using Improved Import and Export extension. Continue Reading
In the following post, we shed light on such an important topic as Magento 2 GDPR compliance. The article describes what GDPR is, how to make your e-commerce store suitable for the new legislation, what are the deadlines, and what Magento 2 GDPR extensions and Magento 1 GDPR modules are currently available in the market. Continue Reading
Although we’ve already created lots of post dedicated to Magento performance, since it is hard to overestimate this topic, we are not going to stop. Here at Firebear, our goal is to make the Magento ecosystem better, that’s why we are always trying to dig into something new and interesting. And that’s why you can find lots of reviews and comparisons in our blog. While our main idea is to shine the spotlight on Magento 2, we understand that there is still a plethora of Magento 1 merchants, so here is an important post dedicated to the first version of our favorite ecommerce platform. Below, you will find a comparison of the best Magento compressors: PotatoCommerce JS & CSS Compressor + Image Optimization and Fooman Speedster.
In the following post we compare top Magento full page cache extensions in order to find out which module is the best. The participants are Amasty, Mirasvit, and PotatoCommerce, but before running any experiments, let’s figure out what FPC is and why it is so important.Continue Reading
Do you know how to integrate your Magento website with Google Tag Manager without writing any line of code? Now, it is possible with the PotatoCommerce Google Tag Manager Magento extension. The module allows you to fully leverage the popular service to connect your store with AdWords, Google Analytics, and Facebook Ads.Continue Reading
It seems rather common when one gets confused when it comes to picking the right design for his/her website. Furthermore, if you don’t have a sharp eye for design, you can drown in a sea of almost endless options. What criteria should be kept in mind in selecting a well-polished website template? Before you hit the buy button, make sure your choice is not based solely on emotions or esthetic, rather on browser compliance or developer support for instance. Whether you need a website to sell furniture, cosmetics, clothes or anything in between, you can end your search right here. The thing is that these 10 Beautiful Best Selling Magento Themes are a perfect choice to enhance your online business. As a matter of fact, highly skilled designers from TemplateMonster walks the extra mile for your project to deliver the right Magento design for your demands. Continue Reading