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
Customs numbers are useful to ecommerce businesses and look more professional to customers. It helps you provide a positive impact on buyers and hide your sales data from competitors.
Magento 2 by default does not provide any advanced numbering features. If you want to customize shipments, invoices, orders, and credit memos you can install the Custom Order Number extension for Magento 2.
The module seamlessly customizes store documents numbering with prefixes and new starting numbers.
You can change the counter increment step. The module helps you protect business data as well as attract more customers. Continue Reading
Most of web resources whether it’s a shop, blog, or site devoted to any subject need good looking and effectively organized blocks of information. You can greatly improve your web resource using the next Magento CMS extensions designed for working with blocks of news, comments, pictures, or videos of almost any kind. Continue Reading
In this post, we’d like to draw your attention to a complex security solution developed by Amasty. Although, there are a lot of various security Magento extensions produced by third-party developers, Amasty Security Suite is an all-in-one tool that will help you control such aspect of your ecommerce website as actions of administrators, role permissions, backups, and logins. Let’s pay close attention to each feature after the break.
It is hard to argue the every ecommerce business requires constant analysis. Otherwise, there is a risk to lose everything or at least run an online enterprise with the least possible effectiveness. Unfortunately, the default Magento platform (we are talking about its both versions) does not offer a robust analytics and reporting system, but you can always rely on third-party solutions, such as Mirasvit Advanced Reports. The tool lets you get the profound insight into the performance of your Magento website, and below we will introduce you to all nuances of the Advanced Reports extension. Mirasvit’s module is available for both Magento 2 and Magento 1, so it doesn’t matter what version of the ecommerce platform you use.
The closest competitor of this tool is AheadWorks Advanced Reports. The best Magento 1 extensions related to this niche are gathered here: Extended Analytics and Reporting Solutions for Magento. Also, if you are looking for appropriate Magento 2 modules, we are going to collect all of them here: Extended Analytics and Reporting Solutions for Magento 2.
The Internet is full of various shopping engines and marketplaces where you can find lots of new customers and significantly increase sales. But there is one obstacle on your way onward new sales channels – it is necessary to create a comprehensive product feed. Although it is possible to master new platforms manually, we don’t recommend to choose this approach, since it is time-consuming. Instead, you can utilize the Mirasvit Advanced Product Feeds Magento extension which is available for both 1.x and 2.x.
The module is fast and flexible, supports Google Analytics integration (so you can freely measure your campaign results), and provides 50 ready-made configurations. Below, we describe how this tool works.
The best must have Magento extensions of 2015 can change a lot in your e-commerce store. In this post we put all the extensions into 6 major groups: “Performance”, “SEO”, “Frontend, UI, usability”, “Loyalty, referral campaigns”, “System, backend”, and “Marketing, sales”. All of them are tested and accepted by Magento developers, so you will only deal with the most reliable tools. Two other important things about “The best must have Magento extensions of 2014” are novelty and relevance of further described products.
The post is divided into the following categories:
The speed of your Magento store is one of the key aspects of your success in an online business. This feature of every e-commerce store is taken into account by every search engine and has a significant influence on rankings. As a result, fast sites have the advantage over slower ones. That’s why the performance of your Magento store is really crucial.
To improve your website speed and a page load time you can use one of Full Page Cache Magento Extensions. All the modules from this group rely on the same principle. When a visitor is on a page of your store for the first time, Magento automatically generates and delivers this page to the visitor. The copy of this page is saved to the cache. Eventually, all the pages of your store have cached copies, and the system use them instead of generating new pages from scratch. As a result you get a reduced database and server load and significantly decreased page load time. Next, you will find the list of the best Magento full page cache extensions. There are both free and paid solutions in our post. All the Magento FPC modules have the same goal, but slightly different features.
In this post we gathered information about the most popular self-hosted e-commerce platforms. Magento, PrestaShop, Zen Cart, and other solutions are described in the article. We tried to show their major features, as well as positive and negative aspects.
The registration.php file is a kind of the entry point of every Magento 2 module. Being the equivalent of app/etc/modules/[Namespace]_[Module].xml introduced in Magento 1, registration.php plays similar functions, but it is a part of the module itself. Continue Reading