Building a store in Magento can be a huge commitment. It is likely to be a complex project, it is probably an important channel in your business and you have chosen a developer to take this forward for you. How do you make sure that the relationship between you and the developer is a positive and fruitful experience for everyone involved? We look at some of the ways that you as the client can be the best client you can while getting what you want from the project.
Over the last four years we have been lucky enough to train hundreds of delegates on how to use Magento. The courses are in depth which I believe is a significant part of their appeal. But there has been a section of the people we train who don’t need to go into as much detail.[…]
Part 2 of our mini series of onboarding your staff to use Magento. In this post we give you some outline tips on how to set up your onboarding sessions for now and also for continuous improvement.
Onboarding your ecommerce team to Magento is one of the most important parts of running a successful store. Some short sessions make huge differences today and tomorrow. In the two part series I will discuss why you should be onboarding, what it means and give you some tips on how to implement this now and for the future.
After bearing my lower legs to an exam invigilator and answering 62 questions I can now say I am a Magento Certified Solution Specialist. Here is my take on the exam.
The ‘Out of the box’ Magento search does not always return the results you are expecting. Description fields can often be the culprit for these skewed results. Whereas there are products that can solve this problem in this article I look at how you can use the inbuilt functionality of Magento to get better search results.
MageTraining is coming to America. We will be running the Magento Merchant Bootcamp in Chicago and New York City at the end of January 2015.
Triggered emails are any email that’s sent to a customer or visitor to your store at some specific point in their life cycle. These emails keep you customer engaged with your store and can also help you recover sales that you may have otherwise lost. We take a look at MageMail to see how it can help you earn more from you Magento store.
When someone places an order on your Magento store the stockis reserved BEFORE its been paid for. So what happens if your customer drops out of the order process before they have been through the payment process? In this brief article we look at the issues surrounding this problem and suggest some solutions.
Article updated on 8th July 2014
Magento Go will cease to exist on 1st February 2015. Time to start making plans to migrate your Magento Go store.