netz98 – Your Provider of Custom E-Commerce Experience in The Magento World

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Today, we announce our partnership with netz98 – the largest Magento agency in Germany. The company helps to implement digitization projects for customers all over the globe. Of course, most of the agency’s clients require a reliable data transfer solution for implementing integrations with external platforms or connecting separate channels within a single e-commerce machine. Here, our Improved Import & Export extension and other tools come in handy. Let’s say a few more words about our partner.  Continue Reading

Magento 2 Custom Form extension by Mageplaza

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

magento 2 Custom Form extension

Online survey projects on average take less time than traditional research methods. You no longer have to wait for collecting responses as information is now compiled automatically. 

Mageplaza launched Magento 2 Custom Form extension, targeting to save store owners money and time effectively. With this module, merchants can conduct research, create plans to enhance products or services, and boost sales gradually.  Continue Reading

How to Import & Export Data from Office 365 Excel Online to Magento 2

Magento 2 Import Export Office 365 Excel Online

Do you use Office 365? Perhaps, your e-commerce partners do that? Anyhow, we have some good news for you: it is possible to connect Magento 2 to Office 365 Excel Online directly. By default, Magento 2 doesn’t provide this opportunity. Furthermore, it doesn’t offer support for native Excel files, but we know a reliable solution that enables the data import and export from Office 365 Excel Online in Magento 2.

In the following article, we briefly describe what Microsoft Office 365 Excel is. Consider it a reliable alternative to Google Sheets! After that, you will learn how to import and export data from Office 365 Excel Online into Magento 2. We describe the features of the Magento 2 Office 365 Excel integration and provide a step-by-step guide on how to import data from the popular service into your e-commerce website. In addition, there is a chapter that describes the benefits of this integration. 

The last section of the article is dedicated to the Improved Import & Export extension since it is the foundation of the integration. We describe such features as cron-based automation, mapping, supported file formats, and sources, as well as alternative ways to exchange data between Magento 2 and other systems.
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Subscriptions and Recurring Payments Magento 2 Extensions

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Subscriptions and Recurring Payments Extensions for Magento 2

In our previous posts, we described what is hidden behind subscriptions and recurring payments and how to implement this approach using various Magento extensions – Subscriptions and Recurring Payments Magento Extensions. Today, we want to say a few words about appropriate Magento 2 modules and the destiny of recurring profiles in Magento 2.

If you’ve missed our post about subscriptions and recurring payments in Magento 1, then we will provide a brief overview of the technology. Although Magento 1.x enables you to use subscriptions and recurring payments, there are lots of third-party modules available in the ecosystem. Unfortunately, the default recurring functionality is limited, but installing an appropriate extension on your store can easily solve this problem. So, what is the purpose of this approach to payments? Continue Reading

SAP Business One In-Depth Review: Material Requirements Planning Defined

- E-Commerce

sap business one tutorial

Below, you will find the definition of SAP Business One MRP or material requirements planning. In this article, we describe the corresponding processes that take place in the ERP system when you need to apply a set of planning techniques. In a nutshell, SAP lets you aggregate data from different stages of production and calculate material requirements to increase the efficiency of your business operations. The MRP run output contains a set of recommendations to reorder or produce materials. Besides, it delivers alerts on materials that will be past due

Consequently, you can accelerate the purchase of materials or their delivery as well as accommodate delays in production through schedule changes. Also, you can leverage the SAP Business One MRP to maintain proper inventory levels for your e-commerce store. Thus, items purchased for resale are always available. Continue Reading

Magento 2 Shipping Cost by Mageplaza

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Shipping Cost Extension

If you are searching for a solution that reduces cart abandonment rates, the Mageplaza Shipping Cost extension for Magento 2 might be your best option. Why? 

In essence, this module’s functions basically allow eCommerce store owners to display their shipping methods as well as automatically calculate shipping fees right on the Product Page.

So how can these functions positively affect your store’s cart abandonment rate? 

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Magento 2 Google Sheet Import

Did you ever know that it was possible to import data to Magento 2 right from Google Sheets? It is not a joke. However, you will never find the corresponding option in your Magento 2 administration. The default import and export tools of your e-commerce website are scarce. You can perform only several basic data transfers with them. Therefore, it is necessary to leverage a third-party extension that replaces the default import and export functionality. Meet the Improved Import & Export module for Magento 2. This tool dramatically enhances the basic features associated with moving tables to and from your website. And, of course, it delivers the Magento 2 Google Sheet import to the platform. 

In the following article, we shed light on the basic features of the Improved Import & Export extension. After that, you will find a link to our Master Import Table for Magento 2, as well as its detailed description. With this information, we proceed to the use cases associated with the Magento 2 Google Sheet import. You will learn how to import data from a sheet with multiple tabsautomate the corresponding transfersmove configurable products to your store, work with tier pricessave category positionscopy the existing reviews to your new website. 

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Magento 2 Westpac PayWay by Mageplaza 

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 westpac payway extension

Westpac is the most reliable payment processing provider in Australia. This payment gateway accepts a number of credit cards, including Mastercard, Visa, JCB, American Express, China Union Pay, and Diners. 

Magento 2 Westpac PayWay extension from Mageplaza supports online stores to integrate a widely-used online payment service that is convenient and secure to control cash flow and customer payments.  Continue Reading

How to Import Products with Custom Attributes to Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 import export debug log

When you import products to Magento 2, you may face various difficulties. If all items are suitable for the Magento 2 requirements, it is possible to transfer them to your website with no headaches. However, when custom product attributes enter the game, merchants usually experience difficulties. 

In the following article, we provide several tips on how to import products with custom attributes to Magento 2. Below, you will find various recommendations on how to streamline this process. First of all, we shed light upon how to enable the Magento 2 product import if you have to deal with custom attributes, avoiding the most common errors. After that, you will find a short guide on how to automate the procedure. Next, the article touches upon the topic of missing attributes. We explain how to create them on the fly automatically. And of course, products bound to third-party categories are also a topic of our discussion. We describe how to match them to the ones you use in your e-commerce catalog. More useful tips are available here: Developer’s Cookbook.
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Amasty Cash on Delivery Extension for Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

The convenient payment process is a vital part of a successful sales strategy for any online store. If online shoppers can’t find suitable shipping and payment methods on a website, they are more likely to abandon their carts and not return to the seller. Though most of the payment transactions on ecommerce websites are processed online, some customers still prefer using cash to pay for purchased products.

Today, we want to present you a new solution by Amasty – the Magento 2 Cash on Delivery extension. The module enhances the default Magento functionality by adding cash on delivery to available payment options at the checkout. After installing the module, you will be able to provide those customers who don’t want to use electronic payment gateways with the possibility to pay in cash on the order delivery. This way, you can offer your clients extended options for making payments and improve user experience on your website.

Below, we look closer at the core features of the Magento 2 Cash on Delivery module by Amasty and describe how it works in the backend and frontend.

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