10 Feb 2012, 00:05
Magento Solution Partners often play a pivotal role in helping merchants deploy great Magento sites. These companies pride themselves in being the go-to experts on Magento implementations. So it’s no surprise that some of our most forward-thinking Solution Partners have rushed to have their developers take the Magento Developer Certification exam.
Among the partners who are leading the way in terms of having their developers certified is Gorilla Commerce, a Chicago-based agency that already has [...]
9 Feb 2012, 08:32
Lax World is a company that sells gear and goods to lacrosse devotees nationwide. Originally a successful chain of brick-and-mortar stores, Lax World expanded into eCommerce a few years ago, with strong initial results.
In fact, it became clear to Lax World that their existing platform couldn’t keep up with their growth. That’s when their Solution Partner, Groove Commerce, recommended Magento Enterprise as the perfect platform for building a new online store that would reach the entire range [...]
9 Feb 2012, 03:16
SumAll offers a new data analytics tool for Magento store owners to use their sales and revenue data to make better decisions and more money.
Stores easily sync up with SumAll's online tool, and within a matter of minutes, real-time information about company revenue history, customer groups, sales patterns, and trajectory can be accessed.
You can answer questions such as:
Are new customers worth more than returning customers?
Which day of the week is the best choice for running a promotional [...]
7 Feb 2012, 05:20
February 22, 2012 I 10:30AM PST
Webinar: Learn The Fundamentals of SEO
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is both an art and science. In today's market, it's also an essential part of any digital marketing mix. Digital Operative, a digital marketing agency, is here to take you through the ever-changing landscape of SEO as it pertains to your eCommerce website.You'll learn the basics from setting up your Magento Go store to onpage optimization to offpage SEO factors. Here are the details:
7 Feb 2012, 00:28
With all the buzz in the market (and on these pages) about Magento Developer Certification, you may be wondering: “Who are these Magento Certified Developers? What are they like? And how can I get a hold of one to help me?"
We decided to address those questions by profiling some certified developers in our blog. Today’s profile features one of the first developers to earn Magento Developer Certification: Matt Kammersell.
Matt put the code aside for a few moments to answer some of our questions:
6 Feb 2012, 22:00
A great online store holds the promise of strengthening your brand, building your customer base, and increasing your overall revenue. Whether you are launching your first online store or updating an existing site, you may need advice on how best to approach a project of this size and scope:
What strategic direction do you want to take your brand, and what role will eCommerce play?
What features of an online store are essential vs. nice to have?
Do you require extensive integration with existing [...]
4 Feb 2012, 02:21
A Webinar Presented by Classy Llama and Magento
Social Commerce: Attract, Engage, Convert!
What is social commerce? Can social commerce help my online store? How can I get the most out of it? If you own an online store, you have probably asked yourself these questions. We will answer these questions and show you some great 3rd party services and extensions that integrate with your Magento store and help you to attract new visitors, engage your customers, and convert them!
2 Feb 2012, 04:46
Today marks another milestone in Magento’s brief but rich history: the 4 millionth download of our free, open-source, game-changing Magento Community software.
Our Community project is where the Magento story began. Starting with our beta release in late 2007, developers and merchants have embraced Magento Community, which set a new standard for what an eCommerce platform could be. We’ve continued to enhance the Community edition, making it an even richer tool for exploring the possibilities [...]
2 Feb 2012, 02:23
2011: New Records, New Opportunities
Just a month ago, we celebrated the end of our greatest year yet, a year in which we celebrated countless milestones, highlights of which include:
Our first global conference, Imagine eCommerce, which sold out and earned 100% favorability ratings from attendees
The launch of Magento Go, our hosted solution for small and micro merchants
The 3 millionth download of the free, groundbreaking Magento Community software
The hiring of our 300th employee
Our acquisition [...]