Placing banners with bright images is one of the efficient ways to attract online shoppers’ attention to special deals and campaigns. Unfortunately, the default functionality of the Magento 2 platform is limited when it comes to the creation of banner sliders and customization of their design. Today, we want to present you a solution that allows applying various effects and design elements to banner widgets – the Amasty Banner Slider extension for Magento 2. The module helps Magento 2 merchants promote their products and services by placing eye-catching banner sliders on any store page. The extension offers rich customization options and animations that can be used to fine-tune the display of sliders on a web store. With the catchy sliders created using the Amasty product slider module, you can quickly draw customers’ attention to your promotions and increase their engagement.
In this post, we provide an overview of the Magento 2 Banner Slider Widget module’s features.
Below, we shed light on one important backend improvement related to indexes management. After installing the Mirasvit Improved Asynchronous Reindexing Magento 2 extension, you will forever forget about boring administrative routine since the module will do all the work instead of you automatically. You will no longer have to check indexes statuses manually. So, how does the Magento 2 module works, and what are its core features? Continue Reading
Every Magento merchant wants to automate routine chores to free up time for more viable business processes, such as elaborate and well-informed planning. But who are we kidding? We all want to get some extra time to spend it beyond our daily duties. Although an additional spare hour per day seems pretty useless, it may dramatically imply your life quality. Spend it on reading, running, drawing, playing musical instruments, or whatsoever, and you will notice that an ordinary dull day becomes bright and colorful. Sounds like a perfect plan, right? And you can easily put it into action due to Magento 2 webhooks and automation they provide. In the following guide, we train the spotlight upon Magento 2 webhooks and review top solutions developed to transform your e-commerce burden into a background process.Continue Reading
Do you remember all these newsletter popup extensions? How good are they? As the evidence from practice shows, all such tools essentially increase the number of subscribers in comparison to a standard newsletter section. Now, imagine that you can send such popups right to the browser, even if a page with your store is closed. Meet the Magento 2 Push Notifications extension by Mirasvit. This tiny tool adds a new effective communication channel that can be used to promote sales, important events, or anything else. Below, we describe how this Magento 2 module works from the perspective of both buyers and administrators.Continue Reading
If you want to attract more customers to your ecommerce site and increase your client base, the professional-looking design of the storefront should be one of your main concerns. Luckily, there are robust Magento 2 templates that you can implement on your website. Today, we present you one of the powerful solutions for fine-tuning your website appearance developed by Amasty – Jet Theme for Magento 2. Amasty Jet Theme enables Magento 2 store owners to upgrade the frontend design with a rich set of features and boost the website performance. The Magento 2 theme ensures a high loading speed of your website pages and offers stylish design suitable for all kinds of stores along with impressive functionality. Below, we provide a review of the template’s main features.
You can leverage a wide selection of reports in the Magento 2 backend. They are developed to provide the most in-depth insights into your e-commerce business. Below, we train the spotlight on how to monitor the efficiency of your marketing efforts and sales, product performance, and customer engagement with the aid of the default means and third-party alternatives. The Reports menu, which is built right into the admin, provides easy access to current information about all aspects of your digital storefront. Furthermore, Magento 2, by default, offers several integrations with external services. If you don’t think that these opportunities are pretty reliable, we also describe how to bound your website to alternative reporting solutions. Continue Reading
Today, we explore the Other Settings subsection of the System section situated in the Magento 2 backend. Below, you will find out how to manage notifications in your message inbox, work with custom variables, as well as create new encryption keys.Continue Reading
The following article continues delving into the Magento 2 backend. For this once, we focus on the Action Logs section situated under Admin -> System, which contains three screens: Report, Archive, and Bulk Actions. Below, you will find the possibilities the subsections provide. Besides, we shed light on more straightforward import and export processes related to these sections and other Magento 2 entities. Note that action logs are only available in Magento 2 Commerce. Continue Reading
Today, we present a tool that improves address management on Magento 2 sites – the Region & City Dropdown Manager extension by MagePsycho. The default Magento 2 functionality displays region and city field in the text input type. With the MagePsycho solution, you can convert the region/city select field into a dropdown menu both in the backend and storefront. Such enhancement helps customers quickly find an appropriate city when specifying their shipping or billing address. Store administrators, in their turn, save time on looking for a required city when managing customer profiles and creating orders in the backend.
Below, we describe the functionality and advantages of the Region and City Manager Magento 2 module in more detail and show how it works from both admin and customer perspectives.
As a store owner, you can take hold of Magento 2 roles and permissions to make your store more secure, creating different access levels to the backend. When setting up your store for the very first time, the system provides you with a set of login credentials that provide full permissions. Thus, you become the chief administrator, who can decide what information and functions are available to other backend users. For instance, a sales manager can be given access to customer and order information, while various design elements are unreachable. Besides, it is possible to restrict admin access on the basis of a specific site, set of sites, or other business units. Let’s see what other opportunities the Magento 2 Permissions section of the admin offers.Continue Reading