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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).

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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

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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.

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

How long does 5 minutes take?

The following is an idea of how long a 5 minute job takes
1) Client conversation to get requirements - 10 minutes
2) PM document requirements for developer - 5 minutes
3) Developer - Create feature branch and do items - 10 minutes
4) Merge or give to Merge Master to get ready for Q/A 5 - minutes
5) Deploy - 5 minutes
6) Q/A tech reviewing work 10 - minutes
7) Deploy to Staging- 5 minutes
8) Hand off to client for UAT- 5 minutes
9) Deploy to Live - 5 Minutes
10) Final Q/A to confirm Live site hasn't crashed!- 5 Minutes

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This entry was posted on March 06, 2014 by Brent W Peterson

Magento Imagine Run for 2014

Back by popular demand, the Magento Running Community is continuing the tradition of a Las Vegas run before Imagine begins! This year’s race will be the Las Vegas 5K which runs right down the middle of The Las Vegas Strip.

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This entry was posted on February 18, 2014 by Brent W Peterson

Magento Enterprise Entregado

Magento ha realizado actualizacion al Enterprise, hoy. Estas actualizaciones incluyen:

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This entry was posted on November 25, 2013 by Brent W Peterson