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Pin it to Win It!

How often do you take advantage of the unique marketplace that is Pinterest? Nowadays, most people who own and operate an ecommerce site have familiarized themselves with social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook but recently it is Pinterest that is showing great strides of growth.

This entry was posted on June 17, 2014 by Mark Switajski

What's All This Talk About Net Neutrality?

What is Net Neutrality?

This entry was posted on June 05, 2014 by Mark Switajski

When Fishpigs Fly...

If you are reading this then you are currently benefiting from the fine work that Fishpig provides to those who work with the Magento platform.  Specifically, you’re benefiting from a service called Magento Wordpress Integration, a free blog extension for any Magento ecommerce website.

This entry was posted on June 04, 2014 by Mark Switajski

Short Recap on Imagine 2014

Imagine 2014 was an event for over 2000 ecommerce professionals to gather and geek out over the exciting events that took place at this year’s Magento conference.  Among the reasons for geeking out was the announcement of Magento Community Edition 1.9 and Enterprise Edition 1.14! (I’ll bet you spit out your Nutella sandwich with excitement just now).

This entry was posted on June 04, 2014 by Mark Switajski

UI/UX & You

That first slice into a new jar of peanut butter.  Car rides in the summer with the windows down.  "2048" on my smartphone in the waiting room.  These are all things that make me feel particularly good.  Oh, and of course a nice looking website that is user friendly!  You can tell when a website gives you a feeling of simplicity and efficiency all while being aesthetically pleasing.  It’s not like it’s shocking news that we all want the websites we use to be user-friendly and make us want to come back in the future.  This is why user interface and user experience (UI and UX) are vital to a website’s success.

This entry was posted on May 27, 2014 by Mark Switajski

Google Glass & Ecommerce

If you have not yet heard about Google Glass, you will soon. And if you are an ecommerce website it may be more important than you realize.

This entry was posted on May 21, 2014 by Mark Switajski

Magento's Imagine Event Ends Today!

More than 1,900 Merchants, Partners, Developers, Digital Industry Experts and Open Source Enthusiasts, from over 40 countries, have converged at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas for three days of networking, collaboration, cutting-edge sessions and, of course, imagination!

This entry was posted on May 14, 2014 by Gavin Peterson

Magento 2.0 - Scheduled for release in December of 2014

Mark Lavelle announced the planned release of Magento 2.0 in Dec., 2014, at today's conference in Las Vegas, NV.  Stay tuned for more updates.

This entry was posted on May 13, 2014 by Gavin Peterson

Magento Announces New Versions at Imagine Conference: Enterprise 1.14 and Community 1.9!

Key Features: Responsiveness Built-in, Improved Payment and Financing Options, Improved Search, Improved Cross Border Price Consistency

This entry was posted on May 13, 2014 by Mark Switajski

Brent's Interview with Cart2Cart

Read Brent Peterson's interview with Cart2Cart here: Cart2Cart blog. According to Cart2Cart, 45% of all of their migrations were to the Magento Platform in 2013.

This entry was posted on May 09, 2014 by Gavin Peterson