Category: Magento

  • 5 Reasons to Migrate to Magento 2 (Yesterday!)

    5 Reasons to Migrate to Magento 2 (Yesterday!)

    Yes. Magento will be sunsetting in June 2020. Here’s Magento’s official statement. For those of you without a calendar handy, that means you’ve got less than a year to migrate to Magento 2. But why wait? Magento 2 is – in every regard – is a huge improvement on its predecessor. Yes, migrating to the…

  • 6 Quick Tips for Magento On-Page Product Optimization

    6 Quick Tips for Magento On-Page Product Optimization

    Have you ever shopped at one of those deep-discount stores? The aisles can be a wreck. Products are sprawled out in the aisle, on the floor, in random piles — anywhere but where they should be. Finding what you’re looking for is a nightmare. Think of your on-page product descriptions as aisles of a store. …

  • 7 Warning Signs It’s Time To Upgrade To Magento Commerce 

    7 Warning Signs It’s Time To Upgrade To Magento Commerce 

    What are the sweetest words you can hear when renting a car? “We’ve upgraded you for free.” Yes! Instead of the Chevy Spark you reserved, you’re now sitting pretty in your Lincoln MKS. Oh yeah. And you can do a lot more with your Lincoln: Voice-activated dual-zone front automatic air conditioning. Heated and cooled leather…

  • 14 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Magento Agency

    14 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Magento Agency

    Imagine you woke up to an Apache assault helicopter parked in your driveway. The card says, “Have fun. Love, Dad.” Disregard for a moment why your father would give you the top attack helicopter in the world. The bigger question is: What to do with this beast of a chopper attracting the attention of your neighbors?!…

  • Magento 2.3.2 Update

    Magento 2.3.2 Update

    Before we dive into all the goodies in Magento 2.3.2, here are some important links: Magento 2.3.2 download Magento 2.3.2 system requirements What’s new for Magento 2.3.2? 130+ product quality improvements 75+ security improvements 356 closed issues Braintree payment method integration with checkout Bluefoot data migration tool (only for Magento Commerce) Storefront accessibility improvements Google…

  • The Biggest, Baddest Magento Myths. Debunked.

    The Biggest, Baddest Magento Myths. Debunked.

    Loch Ness. Bigfoot. The lost city of Atlantis. Myths fascinate and captivate us. Partly because they’re so far-fetched. Which brings us to myths surrounding Magento. As Magento developers, we come across many eCommerce entrepreneurs who are misled by common Magento myths. So in this article, we’re going to debunk 5 of the biggest, baddest Magento…

  • [PODCAST] Best Practices for Magento Data Management

    [PODCAST] Best Practices for Magento Data Management

    What’s the best way to move data in and out of Magento? API? Direct to database? Flat file import/export? Good ol’ 3 1/2″ floppy? Find out in the latest podcast from Jetrails featuring our very own technical lead, Chris Frigo and Ryan Lunka, COO of nChannel. Listen to the podcast on Google Podcasts or below: View video…

  • Magento 2.3.1 Updates & Features

    Magento 2.3.1 Updates & Features

    On March 26, 2019, Magento 2.3.1 was released. According to Magento, “This release includes over 200 functional fixes to the core product, over 500 pull requests contributed by the community, and over 30 security enhancements.” That’s a lot to pack into one release. There are improvements for you as a merchant, for your developers, and…

  • 5 Reasons to Choose Magento Commerce Over Open Source

    5 Reasons to Choose Magento Commerce Over Open Source

    Magento Open Source is a great option for eCommerce entrepreneurs who want to be able to customize their online storefronts, but it’s not always the best choice. Magento Commerce is the hosted version of Magento Open Source, which allows you to deploy an all-in-one, cloud-based solution, based on the powerful Magento Commerce platform. Using Magento…

  • 32 Magento Demo Videos You’ll Want to Bookmark – 121eCommerce

    32 Magento Demo Videos You’ll Want to Bookmark – 121eCommerce

    Wanna learn about Magento 2’s features, but don’t have the time to read through lengthy blog posts and user guides? We hear you. To help you out, we’ve put together an awesome list of Magento demo videos. They cover many Magento features, including virtual merchandiser, the B2B suite, BI (Business Intelligence) and tons more. Most…