Magento Extension Review: Gift Cards from Mageworx

For Magento store owners looking for new ways to maximise revenue, gift cards could be a lucrative new opportunity. Stores operating in the consumer goods sector, selling gifts, jewellery or homewares for example, are the most obvious candidates for a successful gift card strategy. With a little creative thinking, gift… Read More

Magento Enterprise Replatforming Interview with Apsltd.com

Following on from our interview with Heliguy.com’s Joel Ross, we asked Kyle Gross, who is the owner of apsltd.com to do an interview around his experience of replatforming to Magento Enterprise. I’ve worked with Kyle for around a year and have various conversations around how APS… Read More

Magento Loyalty Program Extension: Loyalty Booster from Mageworx

As many retailers will agree, getting an existing customer to shop with you again is much easier than winning a brand new customer. Finding ways to increase repeat sales should be on every retailer’s agenda, in order to make the maximum sales from the minimum marketing spend and effort. We’re all familiar… Read More

Product Types In Magento

We wrote recently about the differences between simple and configurable products within Magento. These product types are just two of the six distinct product types available in Magento. Understanding these product types and how to use them can help build a comprehensive catalog that is easy for the store owner… Read More

Well Designed Websites Using Venda

In this blog post we’ve collated a host of websites that are built using Venda. The websites we have chosen represent what we believe to be the best of the web. The Venda websites listed below are just screenshots of the home page, but we’ve based the examples on the overall design and user experience… Read More

Well Designed Websites Using IBM Websphere

In this blog post we’ve collated a host of websites, built using IBM Websphere, that we think are designed well. The IBM Websphere websites listed below are just screenshots of the home page, but we’ve based the examples on the overall design and user experience across the site. If you think we’ve missed… Read More

Well Designed Websites Using Spree Commerce

In this blog post we’ve collated a host of websites, built using Spree Commerce, that we think are designed well. The Spree Commerce websites listed below are just screenshots of the home page, but we’ve based the examples on the overall design and user experience across the site. If you think we’ve missed… 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