If you’re working with Magento , most probably you’ll face a situation when you need existing fake orders, and there are none at the moment. It’s not relevant to create orders (or customers) using the Magento interface, as you can do it programmatically, which takes less time and effort.
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This article is based on a speech Amasty Chief Technology Officer Andrei Vachkevich gave on Meet Magento Poland 2014. Good day to Amasty blog readers! I’ve been working with Magento for more than 5 years, and finally it’s time to share some of our recent experience regarding sending e-mails in Magento. Today I will speak about how to avoid your e-mails being marked as spam. Of course if your goal is not to send spam e-mails. Many people on Magento related forums are discussing the...
Google treats users security quite seriously so it wasn’t surprisingly that in August 2014 Google announced HTTPs as a ranking factor. But still buzz was heard from here and there in the SEO community. Some people immediately switched to HTTPs, some preferred to take time and think over such a serious step. Anyway, there were people who claimed that HTTPs made their sites rank higher; those who saw drops in rankings after switch to HTTPs; and finally those who didn’t notice any changes with HTTPs.
Search engine optimization is one of the key factors for any online store. While off-page SEO, that is citations and links pointing to your site, is important, you should never forget about on-page optimization. The latter is within your full control and thus can be implemented properly. Magento 1.X has certain flaws in terms of SEO, and many of them seem to have been considered while developing Magento 2. In this post I will try to cover all Magento 2 SEO settings which are available...
Do you know how many customers your Magento store is losing just because your visitors can’t find the products they need since the search system is imperfect? Huge stores with an extensive amount of products suffer from it dramatically. Learn how to help your customers to find what they need and boost your sales by installing Apache Solr.
Facebook launched Marketplace – a platform for peer-to-peer sales, that now is available on Android and iPhone mobile apps for 18+ citizens of UK, United States, Australia, and New Zealand. The new feature has been already named as a geo-located Craigslist. The platform is only peer-to-peer now, but the things could change anytime if Facebook offered some business options. “Platforms are the offices/factories of the future”. Ernesto Spruyt, Mobbr.com Facebook launched his own marketplace, and you’ve probably heard about this piece of news. The...
Today we’re gladly introducing an Amasty partner – Envision Ecommerce. We talked to Vikrant Shukla about the company and its journey on the path of e-commerce development.
Online store owners should be prepared in advance for any kind of discrepancies and unexpected events on Black Friday. This is a proactive step to minimize interruptions and hassles due to heavy traffic. There are some measures suggested by M-Connect Media, a leading Magento development company, which can setup your online store to generate maximum sales. You can implement them to make sure that your web store is ready for the holiday shopping season.
2016 has plenty of great books – science fiction, biography, non-fiction and, of course, there are some jewels in the crown in business literature. Amasty team has chosen the most appealing and catchy editions, published this year. Read the books you are curious about and soak up the knowledge! We’ll be very pleased if the listed literature pieces come in useful for your work and inspire you to new marketing heights.
From Desktop to Mobile Obviously, mobile-oriented web is going to expand. As the vast majority of Internet users have smartphones, new technologies are being shaped more and more to the possibilities of mobile platforms. Perhaps, unless there are new smart glasses or watches or other super gadgets on the agenda (and, actually, even then), the upcoming decade will be the mobile-centric decade. It is also announced that the search engine mega machine is going to make the mobile index primary over the desktop one. Thus,...
It’s very exciting to see how the Magento community is evolving. The geography of Meet Magento events covers more than 20 countries, and growing. This year, we all can be attendees of a new type of a Meet Magento event – Meet Magento World. We talked to Guido Jansen about the details of this great event.
In modern world, being online is a must have for pretty any business. For those companies who run stores, it is a great way of attracting customers, growing their retail chain and increasing revenue. Online store provides various benefits for any business. There are many types of businesses that can make money online. It can be various service providers. Those businesses should present clear information about their team members and describe their service offers in detail.