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Author : Kristina Ericksen
April 02, 2020

Is Safe Harbor Right For You?

If you’re a Magento developer or systems integrator you’ve likely been bombarded by emails, blog posts, and notices that end-of-life (EOL) is coming. That means no new features & no security patches which puts Magento 1 stores at risk. While many store owners are preparing to migrate to Magento 2 or other ecommerce platforms, some […]

March 31, 2020

7 Ecommerce Analytics Tools You Might Not be Using

Google Analytics isn’t the only analytics tool available to ecommerce store owners. See top tools for leads data, SEO, brand management, and general ecommerce.

January 06, 2020

Magento vs. WooCommerce: How to Choose the Best Platform

With your CMS choices now more diverse than ever before, picking the right solution out from the crowd can be difficult. Two applications you’ll be introduced to early on are Magento and WooCommerce.

December 09, 2019

7 Ecommerce Blueprint Considerations You May Be Overlooking

An ecommerce blueprint is your agency’s lifeline. As a vital foundational document, it helps you create a clear strategy for delivering results to a client; results that go beyond just KPIs and metrics.  A well-executed blueprint should not just be a list of requirements and solutions. Instead, it should be seen as an evolving guide […]

December 05, 2019

Five Tips To Build A Sustainable WordPress Agency

Success and income posturing are a constant throughout social media. Across the Internet, freelancers and agency owners tout their high-dollar contracts and big money months. The hustle, grind, and slay lifestyle is glorified through staged luxury lifestyle photos. But eventually, these same people making a big splash, and even bigger claims, slowly fade away or […]

December 02, 2019

Elasticsearch Makes Magento Search Faster and More Accurate

Product search is perhaps the most overlooked feature of ecommerce stores. When it works well, nothing is said. When it doesn’t, consumers flock to the competition, where they don’t have to try and hunt down the product they want. Despite the importance of search, many merchants continue to ignore it. If you’re not sure if […]

November 25, 2019

Website Speed Optimization for 2020

From SEO to conversions, to user experience and beyond, page speed has a direct correlation to the success of your website. The investment of time and resources into developing a well thought through website speed optimization plan is worth the effort – because when done right, the actions you take can expand your reach, increase […]

November 21, 2019

Magento Vs. Shopify: Which Ecommerce Platform Is Best for You?

Selecting the right ecommerce platform requires merchants to consider multiple facets of their online business. Decisions require an understanding of store size, number of products available, payment and shipping options, and envisioning their store’s user experience.  Choosing the right platform also means finding one that balances your requirements as a merchant with those of your […]

November 11, 2019

How To Improve Product Search On Your Magento Store

Product search: you can’t live without it. At least, that’s until you start using cumbersome and awkward solutions that don’t deliver the right results. Choosing the right product search for your Magento store means finding an integration that allows for both easy customization and that delivers the results consumers are looking for. Magento’s default product […]

October 22, 2019

6 Magento Alternatives You Should Be Considering After Magento 1

Magento 1 (M1) will be sunsetting June 2020. While the eCommerce platform will still be accessible and usable by both merchants and devs, it will no longer receive official support from either Magento or Adobe. That means that for the 180,000 merchants running M1, the hunt for Magento alternatives is on.  Are you unsure where […]