If you have ever planned to start a Magento ECommerce store then the first question that struck you has to be “How to hire a good Magento developer”. because let’s face it you cannot hope to run a Magento store smoothly without a certified and expert Magento developer. Before we dwell further on the topic, let us first answer the question that why should you choose Magento for your ECommerce store.
Migration to Magento 2 has been one of the most discussed topics in the Magento community since its launch in November 2015. Merchants and store owners all over the world have been debating the necessity of this migration. The most asked questions include; who should migrate to Magento 2? Why should you migrate to Magento 2 and How much money is needed to migrate to Magento 2 platform?
If you already have your Magento eCommerce platform set up or you are planning on building one, you might be aware that the default Magento features do not fulfill all your business needs. Magento is an open-source platform which is why it has extensions to support and extend its functionality. Extensions are necessary for boosting your conversion rate, sales and improving user interface for the ideal customer experience.
One of the best things about working in magento is that if you are comfortable with an object oriented style, you start seeing patterns everywhere. If a new functionality calls for it, you can add a child class and with a little bit of magento-xml-config-magic, you can add virtually (well, concretely) anything new by replacing the existing class. Recently, one of the interesting things one of our clients asked us to do was to add an extra column in the orders grid in the magento admin.
Top link in magento can be added/removed by creating custom xml files. In this xml file you will add code to remove these top links. You can add/remove top link in magento using following method.
In Magento 1, if you wanted to insert any block on the home page, you would open theme’s default.xml file and add cms_index_index action and insert block inside a reference tag.
After the release of Magento 2, default.xml is gone. In order to add a block to the home page or any other page, there are many ways.
One way we use is to create a new module. This is how we are going to proceed
In this post, we will look at how to add a custom tab in product detail page in magento 2.
Now we have successfully added “Categories” column to product grid and also this column is filterable. In this article we will add a custom column to product grid. We will also add a filter for this column. For the sake of this article, we will add a “Categories” column to product grid. That will show which categories the product belongs to, but you can add any column you want. You just need to populate the column with relevant data.
Can you guess what big brands like Samsung, Nike, Coca Cola, Ford and Nespresso all have in common? Well, given the title of this comprehensive Magento guide, you should be able to guess it. Yes, all these companies have used Magento platform to build their websites.