26 Feb 2013, 07:34
On their Magento site Barebonesworkwear.com, BareBones WorkWear recently deployed Fanplayr’s Smart & Targeted extension and almost immediately saw increases in conversion rates and average order values (AOVs). In this spotlight, Barebones’ CIO Steve Wylie talks to us about his experience with Fanplayr, a Magento Gold Industry Partner.
Tell us about BareBones WorkWear
We’re a retailer that has provided useful apparel, footwear, and accessories for work, life, and outdoor for over 15 years. [...]
23 Feb 2013, 04:07
User experience (UX) is the overall emotional feeling a user gets after interacting with a product or website. It’s also an important factor in turning browsers into buyers.
Give online shoppers a convenient, intuitive, enjoyable experience, the collective wisdom goes, and they’re more likely to buy.
So how can you optimize the UX for your customers? Here are four tips from Magento design experts Something Digital:
1) Let shoppers browse their way – Create an intuitive navigation [...]
16 Jan 2013, 04:00
Registration for the 2013 Magento Imagine eCommerce Conference is officially OPEN! Join more than 1500 attendees from 35+ countries to explore The Art of Commerce. If you were with us last year, you know this is an event not to be missed! We look forward to seeing you at this year’s event which is taking place April 8th – 10th at the M Resort in Las Vegas.
Tickets are expected to sell out fast We’ve sold out the last two years in a row and this year will be no exception. An extremely limited [...]
15 Jan 2013, 07:33
The eBay Inc. booth was filled with excitement as NRF’s Retail’s Big Show kicked off earlier today. With four eBay companies, including Magento, PayPal, GSI, and eBay Local, in the same booth, it has become a hub for merchants, partners, and prospects to gather to learn about how each company can help grow and strengthen their businesses.
Each company not only has their own kiosk where attendees can learn more about their products and watch demos, but they also have their products [...]
12 Jan 2013, 08:42
Once again Netresearch is bringing Developers Paradise to the Magento community and this time, they are headed to the beautiful and snowy mountains of Kaprun, Austria from March 19th to 22nd. The winter edition is designed to be more intimate with 50 International developers for three all-inclusive days in Paradice!
During the day there will be lots of time for skiing and snowboarding, and the evenings will be jam-packed with sessions and great opportunities to network, and share your knowledge [...]
11 Jan 2013, 09:59
Magento is heading to NYC from January 14th-15th for NRF’s Retail’s Big Show! We will be there in full force, alongside the rest of the eBay family, including GSI, PayPal, and eBay Local. Each business will not only have its own kiosk where you can meet their team members, but will have their products displayed through various vignettes within the booth. Magento will be highlighted in the Sports vignette, where we will be powering the website displayed. Additionally, [...]
11 Jan 2013, 02:00
Magento U expanded its reach in 2012, offering classes in Amsterdam, London, Berlin, Paris, Los Angeles, New York, and Sydney. We also launched our Online Instructor-Led training program so that students from all over the world could benefit from live instruction, group interaction, and all Magento U has to offer.
Here is what our instructors had to say about Magento U classes in 2012:
“In 2012 instructing Magento U trainings has been a big treat and adventure. Seeing so many [...]
9 Jan 2013, 08:53
Magento has limited number of speaking slots open for both technical and business track presentations at our upcoming Imagine eCommerce Conference. This is a unique opportunity for influential individuals to present innovative developments and ground breaking approaches via case study or Magento success stories to more than 1,500 eCommerce leaders from the global ecosystem.
Our premiere worldwide conference brings together merchants, partners, and developers in a highly interactive, engaging and [...]
22 Dec 2012, 02:40
BoostMyShop is a Magento Silver Industry Partner for the second consecutive year.
Founded in 2009, the French based company solidifies its standing on the cutting edge of Magento extensions, zeroing in on the logistical solutions for stock management, purchasing, order fulfillment, product return, and quote tools embedded within Magento.
With 5,000 clients all around the world, both on Magento Community and Enterprise Editions, BoostMyShop joins an elite circle of Magento specialist companies [...]