Shopify Plus has been growing astronomically over the last few years, with merchants of all sizes from all over the world seeing the appeal of reduced sys-admin overhead, unquestionable scalability, simple admin and order management, and impressive flexibility. I’ve recently started working with Shopify… Read More
The articles and guides in this section are generally focused on selecting an ecommerce platform, providing guidance around key features and comparisons between the different platforms. I’ve written pieces focused on more SME-level platforms (such as Magento Community and Shopify) and also enterprise-level platforms (such as Demandware, Magento Enterprise, Hybris, ATG etc).
This is an area I spend a lot of time looking into and I plan to write lots more pieces around the capabilities of different ecommerce systems and the types of merchants they’re best suited to.
Over the last few years, I’ve worked on lots of specifications for new Magento stores – for merchants migrating their existing Magento 1 store over to Magento 2, and for merchants moving from a different platform altogether. In order to provide context for an agency before you into discovery (depending… Read More
Shopware is an enterprise-level eCommerce platform, well-known for having the most live stores in Germany and also for powering some of the largest online stores in the market. Having grown to aurgably market-leading status in it’s native Germany, Shopware is now starting to enter new European territories and is… Read More
Merchandising is described as ‘the activity of promoting the sale of goods, especially by their presentation in retail outlets’. We are all familiar with bricks and mortar merchandising strategies, from enticing shop windows to impulse buy displays at the checkout desk. Merchandising is an important part of a… Read More
I’ve been working on various Magento build projects recently that have required commerce-focused Instagram functionality in some form – be it curated Instagram on the product detail pages or the ability to purchase items from an Instagram feed on the site. Due to clients already using their service, I’ve generally… Read More