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Implementing javascript minifier

Implementing javascript minimization in Magento can help your page load time by compressing your javascript files and making them smaller for users to download. Along with CSS minimisation it can be a great asset for decreasing page loading time.

In this article I will primary cover where minimization should be implemented, since writing a full code for dependable minifier is not a small task.

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Here’s why we loved 2016 and why we’ll grind even harder in 2017

2016 has been a great year. It brought us many challenging and even more rewarding and amazing moments. It turned 365 days into another winning streak we couldn’t be more proud of. After all, that’s a signal all that hard work pays off. 😉  Check out what we’ve been through and what are some of the things which will keep us motivated in the upcoming year. We can’t wait to push even harder – c’mon 2017, let’s see what you have in store!

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Custom data components in Pimcore

Today I will show you how to create custom data component in Pimcore 4.4.. If you are using Pimcore, sooner or later you will end up with requirement for new form element (complex type). Data components in Pimcore are object types used for complex data modeling on object. Data component consists from data, tag Extjs scripts and one Model which is responsible for saving/loading configuration. Currently Pimcore has 19 complex data components (you can read more on https://www.pimcore.org/docs/latest/Objects/Object_Classes/Data_Types/index.html), and they will cover most requirements you will ever need. However, if (when) you’ll need a custom data component, here’s how you can create it.

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Overriding classes in Magento 2

Compared to its previous version, Magento 2 came out with a new concept of dependency injection where classes inject dependencies (different objects) for an object instead of that object manually creating them internally. That way overriding and manipulating with classes is much easier and allows us more ways of extending the native functionalities.

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How many Magento certified people do you know?

How many Magento certified people are out there? 5,288 to date, according to the official data at everyone’s disposal. What about their distribution – where do they come from, what countries have the most certified individuals?

In this post you’ll find an overview of one interesting metric – Magento certified individuals per capita. Who tops the charts and where does your country stand? Read on to find out.

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Look out for these eCommerce trends in 2017!

Industry of eCommerce is growing steadily, year after year, and that’s nothing new in the world of Internet. A prediction by eMarketer states that online spending has reached its all time high in 2016 with more than $22 trillion spent, a number which is expected to grow by $27 trillion in 2020. It is more than obvious this trend has no intention of slowing down so if you need some help or inspiration with setting up priorities for 2017, we at Inchoo gathered a handful of useful tips to share.

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Getting a job at Inchoo – and what are we looking for

One of the famous mysteries that troubles many people is how to get a job. There are plenty of articles on how to write a successful CV, cover letter or how to present yourself to employers. But, are these tips always applicable and universal – no matter the job you’re applying to? As a part of the human resources team, I am writing about the tips that might be useful when applying for a job at Inchoo.

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