21 Aug 2012, 06:10
For all of our fashion merchants, we wanted to let you know that Magento will have representation at MAGIC in Vegas. Whether you already have a store with us or are looking to get started with a store, we’d love to connect. Tweet @Magento with your booth number and we’ll stop by. We’ll be at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Tuesday, August 21st and at PROJECT on Wednesday, August 22nd. See you at the show!
17 Aug 2012, 02:00
Take your Magento development skills to the next level with a new training course for advanced Magento developers: Magento Checkout - Part I: Shopping Cart and Price Calculations!
The checkout process in Magento is customized in most projects and those customization's are often complex and critical to the business. A high level of knowledge is crucial; knowing how to avoid pitfalls, efficiently debug and address common performance issues can save time during an implementation.
We are excited [...]
15 Aug 2012, 03:02
Ten Thousand Villages, one of the world’s largest fair trade organizations, was one of three sites to win the Interactive Media Awards’ highest honor, the “Best in Class” award. Designed and implemented by Magento Gold Solution Partner CorraTech and powered by Magento Enterprise, the site scored 481 points out of a possible 500, covering five key categories: design, content, feature functionality, usability, and standards compliance / cross-browser compatibility.
The Ten Thousand Villages [...]
10 Aug 2012, 00:00
With three Magento Certified Developers and more coming, Magento Silver solution partner, MediaCT extends their core values.
Tell us a little about your business, and how you became involved with Magento.
MediaCT is an e-commerce agency with over 10 years of experience. Our roots lie in helping businesses with there websites and online marketing. We’re dedicated to Magento since 2008 and from the very first day we have enjoyed working with the platform. It’s very satisfying being part [...]
3 Aug 2012, 05:34
iPAGARE and Moip launch the first express checkout extension for small Brazilian businesses.
Magento Silver Industry Partner, iPAGARE, has just released their iPAGARE Checkout extension, which allows small merchants to increase sales by reducing the checkout process to a single step when using the Brazilian payment gateway, Moip.
A complicated and inefficient checkout process is the primary reason for abandoned shopping carts on eCommerce sites. In fact, research from Moip, payment gateway solution [...]
3 Aug 2012, 02:47
The UK’s Fun4Kids has everything you could ask for to keep youngsters entertained outdoors, from trikes and bikes and scooters to playhouses and trampolines and swimming pools. Since their start as a family-run business in 2004, they’ve seen steady growth in sales that has gone hand in hand with the expansion of their eCommerce website.
Fun4Kids began with a very limited number of products and an equally limited number of web pages, but soon found a welcome demand for more products and a much [...]
2 Aug 2012, 08:23
August 2, 2012 I 12:30PM PDT
Webinar: Channel Surfing 2.0 – Engaging the Cloud Potatoes
No longer surfing TV channels, this generation has brought a whole new meaning to the term couch-potatoes of days gone by. Customers now demand that they get the same shopping experience from your company regardless of where you sell your products. Whether you’re in the thick of trying to manage multiple sales channels or just considering a channel strategy, by attending this next webinar with our Go Pro [...]
31 Jul 2012, 00:36
Most business owners say they’re fueled by belief in their products, but eChristian cofounders Todd Hoyt and Cory Verner give it a whole new meaning. The two entrepreneurs started the company in 2005 to sell Christian audio content online. Since then, they’ve expanded into eBooks, podcasts, apps, and more.
With its rapidly expanding number of digital titles, eChristian recently encountered an unusual problem. On one hand, the company wanted to make sure that customers could easily watch, read, [...]
26 Jul 2012, 02:29
Magento is always looking for ways to improve our product offering for merchants around the world. That’s why we’re thrilled to tell you about the new features and new website that we created specifically for our UK based merchants. UK merchants can now feel right at home on a site that is designed specifically for them and with a platform that can accommodate their unique business needs.
The new UK site features localised content. The platform has also been modified to reflect current UK tax [...]