Magento Partner Levels: What’s the difference?

Looking for a Magento partner? If you find yourself needing a Magento Agency, then you’ve probably browsed the Magento partner portal at some point. It shows partners broken down by...

The Super Guide to Theming in Magento 2 – Part 1 of 3

Magento 2(M2) is vastly different in its structure than Magento 1.x. When you first crack the surface of this new platform, it can seem a little daunting. You might be asking yourself “Where...

Mage Titans: Jamersan’s Chris Manger speaking

Our own Chris Manger will be speaking at Mage Titans next week in Austin Texas! He’ll be presenting the topic The Swiss Army Knife of Magento Development.  Learn how to automate attribute...

Introduction to N98-Magerun

Introduction N98-Magerun (http://magerun.net/) is an essential tool for all Magento developers. It was developed and provided free of charge by netz98.de and it provides you with a simple to use...

Simple Site Automated Development Setup with Jekyll

Getting all the right tools to work together is no easy task. Even harder to get them to work automatically. Pressing refresh for every one of your changes, be it for CSS or a blog edit, is also a...

Terminal Commands When Username Has an at sign “@” In It.

I recently ran into an issue where I needed to access a server remotely via ssh terminal command. I was surprised to find out that the syntax I have always used to perform such a task was not working....

Modern Design Tips for Developing an eCommerce Site

To say that eCommerce has grown tremendously over the past five years would be an understatement. Just as with the ever-evolving tech industry, the Internet has grown in leaps and bounds in recent...

What are Directives in Magento and How to Use Them

What is a Directive? From time to time, in Magento, you may run across code snippets with two squiggly opening and closing brackets. What are those “squiggly bracketed” snippets of code...

Using Guzzle Without Composer

While working on a module to integrate Magento with Foxy Cart’s awesome checkout service, I came across the need to use Guzzle in my Magento module. Because I am building the initial version of...

Easy 301 Redirect

Just add the following to the .htaccess file in the correct directory of the pages you would like to redirect. RewriteEngine On Redirect 301 /shop/oldFILE.html...