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
This category contains various different pieces that I’ve written around using the Magento platform, lots of which are focused on SEO. Most of the articles are designed to help users overcome common issues, although I’ve also written lots of platform comparison pieces, including Magento Enterprise vs Demandware and Magento Community vs Shopify.
Over the last 6 months or so, I’ve been looking at various different platforms that are in the same market as Magento Enterprise and the higher end of Magento Community – including Shopware, which is a German solution which has recently entered the UK market. I was broadly… Read More
I’ve worked with a wide range of Magento retailers and I’m always on the lookout for examples of well designed Magento stores. I originally wrote this piece because I found it really difficult to find a showcase of Magento Enterprise and Community websites that are well designed and provide a… Read More
I originally wrote this article in 2014, but updated it in 2017 to reflect the more modern third party search solutions available for Magento 1 and 2. Search is a hugely important feature for any eCommerce store, regardless of size, industry or nature – speeding up and simplifying… Read More
For online retailers using Magento 1.x for their store, the question of when / if they should be moving over to Magento 2 is likely to at the front of their mind. This article is designed to help merchants understand the questions to ask when considering the move and also… Read More