The daily routine of every ecommerce merchant includes preparation of invoices and other documents in PDF. Quite often default templates need to be customized to include essential info about products and company and make them more easy-to-read. If you try to modify your PDF docs with the default Magento functionality, you will face difficulties without having some technical skills.
Today, we present a new tool that provides online store owners with necessary functions for customizing PDF documents – Amasty PDF Customizer for Magento 2. The module allows users to modify pre-configured PDF templates and create custom documents for invoices, credit memos, orders, and shipments. The Amasty solution is easy-to-use and doesn’t require any specific programming skills to set up beautiful PDFs. Design customization options available with the extension allow merchants to tweak their documents’ look and content to present their brand better.
Below, we describe the core features of the Magento 2 PDF invoice module in more detail.
Discount offers and special promotions are a vital part of a marketing strategy of any ecommerce store. However, if you don’t use such psychological tricks like scarcity and urgency in your promo campaigns, online shoppers still might tend to abandon their carts. If you are running your store on Magento 2, we recommend you to consider third-party discount tools that add awareness and sense of urgency to product promotions.
Today, we present you a new module by Amasty – Countdown Timer for Magento 2. The extension allows merchants to create limited deals with a defined expiration date and display them on a storefront, stimulating shoppers to quickly decide on making a purchase. Besides, with the tool, store owners get the ability to run sales campaigns according to the specified schedule.
Below, we highlight the Magento 2 Countdown Timer extension’s features and describe its main advantages.
Website performance is one of the main factors for fast and stable work of an online store, which has a direct impact on the customer shopping experience. Proper cron job configuration is an essential part of high website performance. By using an appropriate cron management tool, online merchants can quickly react to identified issues with the cron tasks running in the background and prevent problems that can have the adverse effect on a visitor’s impression from their web stores.
Today, we present you a new extension built to streamline cron jobs monitoring and management – Amasty Cron Scheduler for Magento 2. The module equips Magento admins with the tools allowing them to visualize and track all cron tasks and handle cron jobs individually or in bulk. Besides, Cron Scheduler by Amasty provides the notification system so that store owners can get timely alerts on cron errors.
Below, we shed light on the Magento 2 cron management module’s functionality.
Possibility to use store credits to pay for purchases is a great way to improve the customer shopping experience and extend payment options on an online store. Default Magento 2 doesn’t have store credit functionality, but you can implement it on your website with the help of appropriate third-party modules.
Today, we present you one of these tools – Amasty Store Credit & Refund extension for Magento2. The module provides merchants with flexible store credits management and helps them build customer loyalty to their brand. With the Amasty solution, you get an ability to add any amount of your in-store currency to the customers’ personal accounts, showing your individual approach and motivating customers to make purchases on your website. Besides, the extension enables store owners to process refund requests using credit points automatically, which accelerates return and refund procedures.
Below, we have a closer look at the features of the Magento 2 store credits and refunds module and explore its backend configuration. Continue Reading
Well-organized shipping procedures and accurate shipping rates are important factors for running a successful ecommerce business. One of the main reasons for cart abandonment on online stores is high and not clear shipping costs. Customers are more likely to leave a website without a purchase if they are not aware of the shipping amount added to the product final price before they check out.
Today, we present you a tool that provides website visitors with the possibility to estimate exact shipping rates before the checkout – the Amasty Shipping Cost Calculator for Magento 2. The extension allows placing a special block on the product pages where customers can calculate shipping price based on their location. With the module, you will improve user experience on your storefront, build customer loyalty, and significantly decrease cart abandonment rates.
Below, we provide an overview of the core features of the Magento 2 shipping rates calculator module and show how to configure it in the backend.
Differentiated pricing strategy based on customer segments is a proven way to build loyalty and increase customer retention on an ecommerce store. However, when you need to assign customers to a relevant group manually, it makes customer management time-consuming and less effective. Luckily, there is a solution for automating this process – Amasty Customer Group Auto Assign for Magento 2. The extension provides an automated system for managing customer groups, saving your time on routine tasks and reducing operating costs. With the module, you can create an unlimited number of custom rule conditions based on various parameters that will define in which group a customer should be included. This way, you will be able to build a more precise marketing strategy and create personalized offers for your clients.
In the following post, we describe the features of the Magento 2 auto customer group switching module and look at its backend configuration.Continue Reading
Cart abandonment is often caused by additional charges customers have to pay for delivery. For this reason, online store owners often include free shipping in their promotional campaigns. This way, they can encourage customers to make an order on their websites. If your store operates on the default Magento 2 platform, the only option to inform customers about free shipping is at the checkout when their order value reaches a pre-set threshold. That’s why it is important to install an appropriate third-party module with a feature of informing website visitors about free shipping possibility before they check out.
Amasty Free Shipping Bar forMagento 2 is a robust tool that adds necessary functionality for promoting free shipping offers to customers right on the homepage or any other page of a website. The extension adds a shipping notification bar to your website pages, improving communication with online shoppers and motivating them to make a purchase. Due to the price auto-calculation feature, it is possible to display messages in the bar informing customers about the amount they need to spend to get free delivery. Thus, you get a practical solution for increasing average order value and conversion rates and boosting your sales.
Below, we look deeper into the functionality of the Magento 2 Free Shipping Bar extension by Amasty.
In May 2011, the EU Cookie Directive was released concerning all websites operating in the EU countries or targeting customers within the European Union. The new law obliged website owners to provide visitors with the information on cookies policy and the possibility to accept or decline it. On May 25, 2018, another EU regulation came out in regards to GDPR compliance that introduced new personal data collection rules. EU directives impose lots of requirements on ecommerce businesses making it difficult to fully comply with the established data processing standards. Luckily, there are third-party extensions in the Magento ecosystem that help to implement new rules and meet the EU requirements.
Below, we describe the core features of the Amasty Cookie Consent extension for Magento 2. Continue Reading
One of the ways to improve the shopping experience and boost sales on an ecommerce store is customizing an order success page. Today, we present you a brand-new tool designed to extend default Magento functionality and create beautiful checkout success pages – Amasty Thank You Page for Magento 2. The extension enables online store owners to set a custom order confirmation page and use it as a tool for displaying important details on customers’ orders as well as promoting their goods. With the module, you can place additional blocks on your “thank you” page, including newsletter subscription, discount coupons, relevant products, and other custom content.
Below, we provide an overview of the core features offered by the Magento 2 order success page module. Continue Reading
Properly organized shipping procedures and accurate shipping rates are among the main factors of building profitable ecommerce business. Today, we present you an integrated solution that will help you increase profits and attract more loyal customers to your online store by taking control over the shipping process. Meet the Amasty Shipping Suite for Magento 2 – a 3-in-1 module that combines tools from the following extensions: Amasty Shipping Table Rates, Amasty Shipping Rules, and Amasty Shipping Restrictions. The Magento 2 module provides merchants with all necessary features for organizing cost-effective products delivery, creating custom shipping methods and rates based on various parameters, and restricting access to specific shipping methods.
Below, we explore the core functions of the Magento 2 custom shipping rules module and show how it works in the backend and frontend.