3 May 2013, 01:46
As acquisition costs rise, online merchants are under more pressure than ever maximize the conversion rates of the customers who come to their websites. Our new eBook on Increasing Conversion Rates identifies some easy and not-so-obvious opportunities for increasing conversion rates that even the most seasoned merchants will find worth exploring.
Download the eBook now for key insights on:
Merchandizing for conversion and higher average order value
Minimizing shopping cart abandonment
2 May 2013, 23:03
At the conclusion of Magento’s 2013 Imagine eCommerce Conference, we gathered with Solution Partners for the Annual Solution Partner Leadership Summit. 110 Solution Partner companies from all over the world came together to review the past year, discuss forward-looking goals and plans, and recognize the valuable contribution of our Solution Partners.
During this meeting, we acknowledged the outstanding performance in 2012 achieved by the Solution Partner channel. We are honored to have so many [...]
2 May 2013, 10:09
Videos of the 2013 Imagine eCommerce Conference events are now live. Catch up on event highlights, inspirational keynote speeches, and exciting Magento product demos. Watch now and be sure to share your favorite moments!
30 Apr 2013, 04:00
The checkout series of courses are designed to help advanced Magento developers dive into the architecture for specific areas of the checkout process. This knowledge enables the developer to customize and extend the checkout process for your business needs according to best practices. The following courses are now available:
Magento Checkout - Part I: Shopping Cart & Price Calculations
Identify and describe key elements of Magento Shopping Cart architecture
Customize/extend the process [...]
25 Apr 2013, 04:10
We are excited to announce the release of Magento Community Edition 188.8.131.52- alpha1, available now for preview. This release focuses on major quality and stability improvements, performance enhancements and security
Key highlights include:
This release provides better performance in a number of ways, including improved performance of the checkout process, optimized cache adapters for single-server systems and speedier large database lookups. You can even load a large number [...]
18 Apr 2013, 07:09
Last week, 1500 developers and merchants from 45 countries descended upon the M Resort in Las Vegas for the 2013 Imagine eCommerce conference to network and share their ecommerce ideas, innovations and best practices around the Magento Platform. Here’s a recap of the most memorable moments and takeaways.
Day One focused on how Magento is driving quality in the marketplace and how developers and technology partners can achieve further ecosystem success. The day concluded with sessions [...]
11 Apr 2013, 01:31
We’re excited to announce that the newest version of Magento Enterprise Edition– version 1.13 – is now available.
There are thousands of merchants doing many different and innovative things on Magento Enterprise - from revolutionizing how customers buy eyewear to building mobile salesforce automation applications for a global sales team. But there is one thing that Magento Enterprise merchants are ALL doing….GROWING!
As our merchants grow, we need to ensure that Magento continues to grow [...]
10 Apr 2013, 08:14
We’re proud to announce the finalists for the Magento Most Innovative Enterprise Site of 2012 award. All Magento Gold and Silver Solution Partners were invited to submit entries on behalf of clients whose sites went live during 2012. The finalists were chosen from a wide range of submissions, representing the best examples of “The Art of Commerce” in action. The submissions were evaluated by a cross-functional team of Magento experts, and judging criteria included design, user experience, integrations, [...]
10 Apr 2013, 06:22
Magento U Launches Certification for Front End Developers
In late 2011, we created Magento Developer Certification to help experienced Magento developers differentiate themselves from their competition. This certification helped developers market their expertise to the growing number of Magento merchants and partners, and it increased their value and income. In one year, more than 1,400 developers have earned Magento Developer or Magento Developer Plus Certification, and we have seen a growing demand [...]