14 Nov 2012, 03:44
November 14, 2012 I 10:00AM PDT
Webinar: Relationship Marketing: Attract New Shoppers and Nurture Repeat Business
From email newsletters to product reviews, relationship marketing has become a vital component of any store’s strategy for success. Creating long-term relationships and interacting with customers through emails, social media, and other touchpoints helps you attract new shoppers, nurture repeat business, and re-capture former customers – all while controlling your marketing and customer [...]
13 Nov 2012, 23:34
MagentoLive UK is officially in full swing today, but the Magento fever could be felt for the last two days within the borders of City of London. Monday was a day full of activities; while partner meetings were being held in the afternoon, Magento developers were busy taking their Developer Certification exams throughout the day. The day ended with a warm-up community welcome event sponsored by WebShopApps and ebizmarts at the stylish Abacus for a get-together over drinks. It was a great way to catch-up [...]
13 Nov 2012, 23:34
Magento Live UK is officially in full swing today, but the Magento fever could be felt for the last two days within the borders of City of London. Monday was a day full of activities; while partner meetings were being held in the afternoon, Magento developers were busy taking their Developer Certification exams throughout the day. The day ended with a warm-up community welcome event sponsored by WebShopApps and ebizmarts at the stylish Abacus for a get-together over drinks. It was a great way to [...]
13 Nov 2012, 00:33
We’d like to congratulate our Gold Solutions Partner, Precision Dialogue, for winning a Gold Stevie® Award at the 10th Annual American Business Awards for its work on the Akron Brass website redesign.
Precision Dialogue leveraged Magento’s platform to build a complete end-to-end redesign that gave Akron Brass the ability to highlight their products and allow visitors to easily search, filter for products and request a quote from distributors. The website was designed to allow individual products [...]
10 Nov 2012, 01:00
Magento Certified Developers are our heroes! We love to hear their stories—and help them get recognition by sharing their stories on our blog.
In the spotlight today is Petr Samoilov, CTO for aheadWorks, a Magento Solution Partner based in Minsk, Belarus, with more than 30 staff developers delivering customized eCommerce solutions.
When did you start working with Magento, and what attracted you to the platform?
I became a fan of Magento about 3 years ago. Time has passed so quickly that [...]
9 Nov 2012, 09:53
Magento’s annual Imagine Conference is not only great for business, but for pleasure too. Just ask Krister Lenman, CFO of Swedish-based Vaimo.
He pitted his Magento wits against four other conference attendees’ during an Imagine 2012 game show contest, and won a week long stay at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel in Bora Bora. The prize was courtesy of conference keynote speaker and former Four Seasons president Jim FitzGibbon.
Just a few weeks ago, Lenman and his wife made the 40-hour trip [...]
8 Nov 2012, 08:25
Thank you to all of our sponsors, who made MagentoLive UK possible, and their involvement guarantees that it will be a success! These sponsor’s offerings bring flexibility and innovation to our merchants.
7 Nov 2012, 03:12
As most of US were preparing to celebrate Halloween night, members of the Magento 2 development team were on-hand to share key changes in Magento 2 project and discuss technical changes and developer recommendations.
Attendance and attentiveness to the Magento 2 chat session was extraordinary and the community posted great questions to the Magento 2 developer team members.
Some highlights of questions that were posted:
Will all extensions work with Magento 2.0?
Migration of Magento 1.x to [...]
1 Nov 2012, 03:02
MagentoLive debuts in London on November 13th!
Join the Magento leadership team, as well as the best of the UK eCommerce ecosystem for MagentoLive, which will be a full day focusing on Magento best practices from industry experts. Our speakers will be presenting on the trends being used to create dynamic customizations, as well as increasing conversion rates and customer loyalty, so you can grow your business. You will learn tips on how to use Magento Enterprise to build and scale your store [...]