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
High website performance is a crucial aspect of convenient browsing on an online store. If you fail to deliver accurate content without page lagging, it may negatively impact the user experience on the storefront and lead to cart abandonment. Today, we describe a solution that helps merchants to keep all store data updated and deliver it to customers in a timely manner – Amasty Reindex from Admin for Magento 2. The extension provides necessary features for quick data reindexing from the admin panel. The Magento 2 module allows to reindex web store pages in one click and automates the admin routine.
Below, we explore the functionality of the Magento 2 reindex module and show its backend interface.
Spammers and fraudsters can become a real headache for ecommerce store owners and affect how a storefront looks for customers, for example, because of leaving fake comments with links to other resources. To keep your security protection updated and protect your business from spam and fraud, you need a reliable security tool. One of such solutions is Amasty Google Invisible reCaptcha for Magento 2 and 1, and today we will describe its functionality and configuration. Adding invisible Captcha to your ecommerce site will protect you from the sneakiest bots trying to spam your website forms, add fake reviews, or create fake accounts. Let’s see in more detail which benefits the Magento 2 module brings to its users.
The availability of an in-store pickup option for order delivery increases loyalty to an ecommerce site and improves customer experience. Quite often, online shoppers find it more convenient to pick up their orders themselves at the nearest point of sales. If you want to extend the list of shipping methods available on your Magento 2 store and offer customers the ability to visit your sales points, pay attention to the Amasty Store Pickup extension. The Magento 2 module’s functionality allows customers to select a store pickup option as a shipping method at the checkout. By providing your clients with an extra shipping option, you build trust to your business and create more incentives for making an order.
Below, we look closer at the Magento 2 in-store delivery module’s features and show how it works from both admin and customer perspectives.
If you want to provide customers with more information on your business, displaying your store location on an interactive map is a great idea. By allowing your website visitors to find your physical location, you drastically improve their shopping experience. Display of your business address is vital if you offer a pick up in store delivery option or run a brick-and-mortar store. The Amasty Google Map Magento 2 extension enables ecommerce merchants to show their offline location on a Google Map. The Magento 2 module allows placing the map on any page of a website and provides simple configuration settings.
Below, we highlight the main features of the Magento 2 navigation map module and show how to configure it in the backend.
Today, we shed light on one significant AJAX-based improvement related to the default user experience of both Magento 2 and 1. Meet the Magento 2 Infinite Scroll extension by Amasty – the ultimate tool that provides advanced navigation through your catalog, eliminating all reloads. Continue Reading
Today, we are describing a powerful tool that allows integrating your Magento store with Stripe. Stripe is a fast-growing payment provider that brings ecommerce merchants a set of tools for organizing more efficient payments processing and increasing the security of payment transactions.
The Amasty Stripe Payment extension for Magento 2 enables online store owners to leverage the flexible functionality of Stripe by integrating their websites with the payment gateway. By installing the module, you will provide your clients with a variety of payment options and enhanced checkout experience and guarantee the safety of handling confidential credit card data. At the same time, Stripe brings the security of Magento websites to a new level and assists in complying with the requirements for PCI certification.
Below, we explore these and other features of the Magento 2 Stripe Payment extension and provide an overview of Stripe possibilities for Magento merchants.
Creating related products manually is a very time-consuming procedure. Luckily, there are lots of third-party tools aimed at improving the default functionality of Magento. For instance, aheadWorks offers the Automatic Related Productsextension and two less complicated modules: Who Viewed This Also Viewed and Who Bought This Also Bought. Today, we are going to tell you about another reliable tool – the Magento 2 Automatic Related Products extension by Amasty. Continue Reading
We’ve already reviewed RMA modules for Magento 2 by Mirasvit and aheadWorks. Today we are going to draw your attention to the corresponding solution by Amasty – Magento 2 RMA extension. The module provides merchants with advanced settings that enable them to create a return policy in line with their business requirements. The Amasty solution significantly improves customer experience on an online store by making the product return process faster and more comfortable. At the same time, it reduces workload for store managers by automating the RMA procedures. Below, we explore the core features and configuration of the Magento 2 returns management module in closer detail. Continue Reading
If you care about your customers and want to provide them with the most convenient shopping experience, you should think about improving the shipping procedure on your online store. Today, we present you a complex shipping solution for ecommerce – Calcurates by Amasty. Calcurates is a SaaS service that can be integrated with various ecommerce platforms, including Magento. It offers advanced tools for shipping options configuration and management and allows customizing shipping methods and rates. By using the extension’s features, online merchants can calculate highly accurate shipping rates and provide their customers with flexible delivery options.
Below, we explore the features of the Calcurates extension by Amasty and describe its configuration process.