[Guest post] Sooner or later, while working, every developer needs to deal with uniform tasks that arise every now and then. The majority of our clients usually only need minor changes in their store’s appearance or bug fixing. Working for such clients typically requires a smaller amount of work. With this type of client, the process of ‘overtaking’ the project needs to be as quick as possible. Read more
If you are considering creating a fashion store on Magento, already have one or if you are just interested in what it takes to develop a successful fashion e-commerce solution, then this video is for you. Read more
Howdy! Recently I was in doubt about how to add custom Magento Block for my client’s requirements. One approach was to deal with it through .xml file, but when I was thinking about it I asked myself: “ Why add another .xml and load it?” And at this point, I decided to go with programmatic method.
There are justified customer-centric reasons for developing your site only for a particular environment (for a certain device type/screen size), but if you decide to go with RWD, you are responding with a “device-agnostic” approach, and providing the usability appropriate for a variety of devices, that is built for the future. Read more
Cron in Magento is fairly easy to configure. A few lines in config.xml, a method and it’s done. But what happens if you want to spice it up a bit and create a schedule-configurable cron? Fortunately for us, Magento has that already included in the system and it’s pretty easy to implement.
Search has become a default way for users to find products on websites. Despite main navigation and other site navigation tools, more and more customers are using on – site search to find what they want. Speaking about default Magento search I don’t have much to say, I can only give you advice to use some custom solution to get the most of it for your UX.
Meet Inchoo at Meet Magento Poland! Reserve 4-5 November 2013 to hear what Tomislav Bilic, Inchoo’s CEO has to say about Magento in fashion industry and Hrvoje Jurisic, Inchoo’s Certified Magento Developer emphasizing the importance of Magento frontend optimization for mobile performance. Read more
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The other day while we were trying to put our son to sleep, I couldn’t help but find several similarities between taking care of your babies and running your Magento stores.
For all of you who combine parenting with managing a Magento store as an owner or a development partner, here’s one quick and hopefully feel-good read. Read more
Testing can be boring and time consuming task. So why don’t we use some tools and make our lives easier? In Magento there are numerous “boring” tasks that need to be done after the first install and then again when you test a new functionality. For example, create a test account, add product to cart, go trough checkout process, add product to wishlist, compare etc. Read more