A Guide to Using Customer Groups in Magento

As one of the most fully-featured eCommerce platforms on te market, Magento contains a huge array of functionality, to cater for the needs of every type of online store, from small, independent businesses with just a handful of products, to international retailers and wholesalers with vast product catalogs. Read More

Improving the Load Time Performance of Magento Community

One of the main things new-to-Magento merchants are likely to need to address as is how quickly you are able to deliver your store’s content to the customer.  The performance of Magento is something which has been discussed extensively since Magento was first released and if you have looked into the… Read More

A Guide to Migrating from OSCommerce to Magento

Ten years ago, osCommerce was the dominant force in the SME e-commerce world, with hundreds of thousands of online stores created over the years. As the e-commerce marketplace developed, many more platforms arrived to challenge that dominance, and Magento took market share very quickly after its beta launch in 2007. Read More

Choosing & Vetting a Magento Partner / Agency

One of the biggest advantages Magento has as a platform is its enormous global community of developers and agencies, who can help with building and maintaining successful online stores. However, in contrast, one of the most common issues is merchants opting to go with a less capable supplier, either as… Read More

Understanding Magento Before Replatforming

If you’re reading this, I’m going to guess that you’re currently considering replatforming and wondering if Magento would be the right solution for you. If you haven’t already, I recommend reading my earlier comparison of Magento 2.0 and its competitors and my… Read More