Tag Archives: Ecommerce

A Complete Guide to Custom Caching in Magento 2 (Updated 2019)

In this blog, I will explain how to create your own cache in Magento 2, and how to read and write data from that custom cache. I hope after reading this article you will find many ways to optimize your … Read More »

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How to Configure FastCGI on WAMP and solve ERR_CONNECTION_RESET error

What is FastCGI and how does it work? FastCGI is a method for speeding up and improving the performance of web applications by compelling the server to execute time-consuming code through the Common Gateway Interface (CGI). According to FastCGI developers, … Read More »

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Why is it important to keep cattle records? And how can a cattle management software help?

Being a cattle producer, you must be well aware of the efforts being made by the industry to provide high value, consistent and safe beef to international as well as to the domestic markets. Your consumers today are much more … Read More »

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7 best Website performance test tips to increase your web performance

Website Performance and speed are considered major elements that drive user experiences and pave way for business growth, especially in the ecommerce industry. Ecommerce development companies pay great emphasis on web performance and they regularly conduct website performance tests to … Read More »

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HTTP vs HTTPS: What’s the Difference between http and https & which one’s better?

In order to make the internet a safe heaven, it is the responsibility of developers and website owners to take certain measures that ensure the online security of netizens. Millions of Viruses and Malwares have found their way into the … Read More »

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Best Magento Product Reviews & Ratings Extension – Comment and Rate with ease

In this digital era, every store owner strives to build authenticity and trust by incorporating product reviews and testimonial in his store. Before making a buying decision online, a customer always searches for real-customer feedback about the product and its … Read More »

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Development and Configuration of Order Email Coupons in Magento 2

    E-commerce businesses always needs dynamic rules of marketing to attract and lure their customers. The more the customers visits the sites, the more opportunity for the merchants to sell their products and ultimately, in returns a handsome revenue. … Read More »

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The Development Steps for Conventional Admin Form | Grid | Store Filter in Magento 2

    The learning curve for Magento 2, with all of the updates, has become even steeper. In this blog, I plan to showcase you how to develop admin form and grid in Magento 2. Magento 2 provides two ways … Read More »

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Magento Update Order Data Using Observer

    Sometimes we may need to update/change order information like custom_field after an order is placed. We can easily do this on the fly using success page observer “checkout_onepage_controller_success_action”. Follow the details below to see how we can do … Read More »

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Generate Gift Card Codes in Bulk for Magento Stores

    Magento Commerce (formerly Magento Enterprise) Gift Card functionality doesn’t support the ability to create Gift Card codes in bulk, therefore to generate multiple gift card codes with different denominations, you have to generate each gift card individually. That’s … Read More »

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Email Notification Alerts for Product Delete in a Magento 2 Store

      The e-commerce businesses sometimes get significant losses in their sale due to site’s misadministration, especially in cases, if more than one administrator is responsible for site administering. E.g.: If any of the admin user deletes the product … Read More »

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How to Optimize Images in Magento

Performance of your Magento store plays a crucial part in driving traffic towards your e-commerce website with more and assured conversions. The faster e-commerce website has more conversion ratio than slower websites which ultimately increases your business conversions. There are … Read More »

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A Definitive Guide on WooCommerce Online Store Optimization

What’s better than having something to offer and know there’s a business opportunity for it? Individuals are out there, searching for your one of a kind products but there is a cutthroat competition. So what’s needed? You require a compelling … Read More »

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The Ultimate Comparison between BigCommerce and Magento

BigCommerce vs Magento We’ve all heard of Magento and BigCommerce. But how do you decide which one is right for you? What are the key differences between them that one should look out for?In this blog, we’ll answer that very … Read More »

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7 Ways to Accelerate Your WooCommerce Development

Creating a speedy store is really easy if you wish shoppers around on your site, so that they can purchase more of your products. Nowadays, people are in need of quick gratification. They lack patience and do not appreciate waiting, … Read More »

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7 Reasons Why BigCommerce is the Ultimate Ecommerce Solution

BigCommerce platform is one of the most widely used ecommerce solutions across the globe. The in-build features and ease of use makes it emerge as the best ecommerce platform available. From reliable hosting and security for your store to advanced … Read More »

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12 Awesome Ways of Increasing your Shopify Store Revenue

Once your Shopify store is launched and running, it’s time to boost your site to increase the traffic and generate leads for better sales revenue. It doesn’t matter whether it’s going to be your first ever sale or you have … Read More »

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What’s New In Angular 6.0.0

In this blog, you will learn all that is new in Angular latest version 6.0.0 and how it increases the productivity of the developers. Please have a read below: Angular Elements This concept has been introduced in Angular for the … Read More »

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A Simple Guide to OpenTok Integration

Since the WebRTC promises real-time communications from the browser with no downloads or plugins necessary, there are many companies who are providing hosted solutions with ready to integrate APIs easily in their software or websites. WebRTC technology has a great … Read More »

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15 Ways to Boost your WooCommerce Store Traffic and Sales

Optimizing your WooCommerce web store is essential for better conversions, sales and income. By following the guidelines below you will able to optimize your store to achieve these goals. From your Woocommerce store theme to tracking and altering your marketing … Read More »

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7 Key Tips for your Shopify Ecommerce Store

Once you have set up your Shopify ecommerce store, the best way to start optimizing it would be to make the most of the default features available. Not all of these would work for your Shopify store and therefore you … Read More »

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Your Ultimate Guide to Integration & Configuration of Payment Express (PX) in Magento 2

Magento’s flexible architecture allows integration of multiple payment methods. Payment Express (PX) is one of the payment gateways that most merchants use on their sites. However, the integration of PX in Magento 2 can be quite tricky for new developers. … Read More »

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10 Shopify Apps to Boost Your Sales in 2019

Utilizing Shopify apps available on the app store is recommended for anyone looking to boost their sales. You can find almost any solution on the app store but given the plethora of options: it might be tricky to navigate and … Read More »

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Best Magento Extensions to Improve your Conversion Funnel

Making the most of the default Magento features is the first step toward improving your sales conversion funnel rates. There are numerous features such as persistent shopping cart and tier pricing that should be utilized. Not all of these would … Read More »

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The Pros and Cons of Using BigCommerce as an Ecommerce Platform

BigCommerce is one of the best ecommerce platforms in the world, that has successfully garnered a lot of appreciation since it was founded in 2003. With customers in over 150 countries, it has been featured in Forbes’ list of World’s … Read More »

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5 Reasons You Should Move to BigCommerce Stencil TODAY!

BigCommerce Stencil is a new approach by BigCommerce to enhance front-end development. BigCommerce facilitates designers and merchants by offering key components such as: Stencil Framework, Theme Marketplaces, Theme Editor and Storefront. Everything is packaged, minified, and parsed into a little … Read More »

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The Ultimate Comparison of BigCommerce vs. Shopify

BigCommerce vs Shopify Both of the platforms are’software as a service’ (SaaS) tools that enable you to sell your products online. The two products run on a web browser, which means you do not need to install anything on your … Read More »

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Top 10 Metrics to Assess Your Web Store Performance

Despite the fact that it is imperative to assess the store’s performance as a whole, it is equally important to figure out which sections or areas of the store are performing good and which ones are not, so that these … Read More »

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6 Ways BigCommerce Enhances Shopping Capabilities for Webstores

BigCommerce platform is one of the leading cloud based ecommerce platforms for established businesses and those with extensive growth plans in the world. As compared to on-premise softwares, It offers a cost effective and easy to use solution. Equipped with … Read More »

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A Quick Guide to Move Database Backups to s3 Cloud via Cron

This blog walks you through a step by step guide to move your database backups to your Amazon AWS s3 cloud. Provided your website is hosted on an AWS instance, you can follow the undermentioned steps to keep your backups … Read More »

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5 Easy Steps on Scheduling MySql Database Backup Using Cron

Be it GIT, SVN, Mercurial, CVS or Bazaar – your code is definitely in safe hands. However, websites that have a reasonably large content saved in database or those that interact with the customers, especially the ones receiving orders and … Read More »

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How To Stylize Magento Email Templates With CSS File

Styling emails are always difficult for web designers. You need to be extra careful when designing email templates as clients tend to behave differently on different emails. Some of them prefer non inline templates, whereas some require inline styles and … Read More »

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How to Add Custom CSS and JS Files on CMS Pages in Magento 2

In this blog, you will learn all the mandatory steps on how to include the custom CSS and JS files on CMS pages in your Magento 2 store. This task may seem a bit complicated to you, so here’s a … Read More »

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How to Bulk Import and Export Products/Customers in Magento 2

Magento 2 has become one of the most popular e-commerce framework. With the recent upgradation in the Magento 2, a number of advanced, as well as few very basic but useful features are incorporated in it. One of the most … Read More »

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An Overview of Magento Built-in Security Features

Security is the most important aspect of the e-commerce industry. It is vital that all the transactions, as well as the customer data, are prevented from potential e-commerce frauds. Magento, being one of the modern e-commerce platforms, helps in reducing … Read More »

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Magento Store Risk Assessment and Fraud Detection using Kount’s (UDF)

In the last blog, I told you how to prevent ecommerce frauds on your Magento store using Kount. You can have a quick read here: https://www.folio3.com/blog/ecommerce-fraud-prevention-advanced-fraud-protection-features-in-magento/ This time around, I will give you a rundown on the advanced protection features … Read More »

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Useful Tips for Magento 2 Performance Optimization

The Need for Magento 2 Performance Optimization E-commerce websites are a digital storefront that describes how a business is going to meet customer’s expectations. In this competitive era, a webpage that takes longer to load can result in higher abandonment … Read More »

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How to Customize Admin Forms & Store Fields in Magento 2

Magento 2, as we all know, is one of the most popular e-commerce platforms. Not only does it offer enhanced performance and scalability, it also offers advanced features, such as the creation of custom Magento modules . Although Magento provides multiple ways to … Read More »

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Ecommerce Fraud Prevention: Advanced Fraud Protection Features in Magento

According to a recent study by Javelin Strategy & Research, ecommerce vendors lost $16 billion in 2016 in the U.S alone, with worldwide CNP fraud losses expected to top $71 billion by 2022. In recent years, the type of ecommerce businesses that … Read More »

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The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up Magento Google Analytics

In this post we’ll look at the steps involved for setting up Google Analytics on your Magento 2 storefront. Here they are, in a nutshell. 1) First, you’ll need to create a Gmail account, if you don’t have any one already. … Read More »

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Magento SEO – A Definitive Guide to Setting Up Google Tag Manager (GTM) on Magento 2

In this post we’ll look at one of the key components of Magento SEO i.e. how to setup Google Tag Manager on a Magento 2 web store. Here’s how you can do so. 1)  First create a new gmail account, … Read More »

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Data Migration from Magento 1 to Magento 2

  As you know, migration from Magento 1 to Magento 2 comprises of four key areas. These include Data migration, Extensions migration, Theme migration and migration of any customizations. In this post we’ll look at the data migration process. In … Read More »

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How To Add a Static Block or Widget to Magento Search Results Pages

Hi Guys, In this post I’ll show you how to add a static block or widget to your Magento search results pages. As you know, Magento does offer the option of using a static block on category pages but if … Read More »

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Magento Open Source vs Magento Commerce – Features Comparison

As a Magento 2 Trained Solution Partner, one of the most common questions we get from prospects considering a switch to Magento is what’s the difference between Magento Commerce and Magento Open Source, and why they should consider one over … Read More »

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How to Upgrade Magento from 1.7 to 1.9

Hey guys, In this post I’ll show you how to upgrade you Magento web store from Magento 1.7 to Magento 1.9. The upgrade process involves upgrading the code base, data migration, migration of your existing Magento extensions & themes, and any … Read More »

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Field Validation Features in Magento

Field validation is the most fundamental requirement and an absolutely must feature in any ecommerce platform and there is not a single web site or web store that does not have these sanity checks built in. Being a full featured … Read More »

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Installing Magento 2 Extension Over SSH (Terminal)

Hi guys, In this tutorial I’ll show you how to install a Magento 2 extension using the SSH terminal. Before installation (Prerequisite) Before we begin the installation, you must first download the Magento 2 extension you want to install and … Read More »

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How to Install Magento 2 Extensions Using the Web Setup Wizard

Hi guys, In this post I’ll show you how to how to install Magento 2 extensions in your web store by using the Web Setup Wizard. Let’s get right to it. Before installation (Prerequisites) First you need to download the … Read More »

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Magento 2 Tips & Tricks: How to Display the Correct Product Image in the Checkout Cart in Magento 2

If you create an item with different attributes in Magento 2, for example color and size, and then add custom images for each color to the item record, Magento 2 will enable you to display those custom images on the … Read More »

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How to Fix Forgot/Reset Password Blank Page in Magento?

If you’ve recently upgraded your Magento server with SUPEE-6788 or SUPEE-8788, you might have encountered an issue with your Magento store’s forgot password / reset password page where that entire page appears blank to users when they land on it. We recently upgraded … Read More »

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