Category: Magento 2

Exciting Features in Magento 2.2 Release

Magento has been busy this year announcing a realignment of their platform product naming (Magento Enterprise and Magento Enterprise Cloud becoming known as Magento Commerce and Magento Community becoming known as Magento Open Source) and readying the Magento 2.2 release, slated for September 2017. Below, we’re going to highlight some of the key features and Read More

How to Enable URL Rewrite in Magento 2

This is a guest post by Syed Muneeb Ul Hasan. Syed is a Magento Developer and Blogger at Magenticians – a platform for Magento Tutorials. You can follow him on Twitter. Regular traffic is a crucial factor in running a successful ecommerce store. The higher the traffic, the higher your chances of generating bigger revenues Read More

Shipping Suite for Magento 2 – Use Cases (Part 1)

Our Shipping Suite for Magento 2 is quickly gaining popularity with the platform users. In this regard, we keep receiving questions about the extension’s functionality and possible ways to maximize it for some specific business needs. That’s why we’ve decided to write a series of blog posts about the extension. These articles will answer some Read More

How to Install a Theme in Magento 2

A theme is the perhaps the most important part for any ecommerce store. Whatever you sell online, your website’s outlook has to be at its best so that it attracts the customers enough to stay on the store. It helps boost sales as well, but if your theme is not up to the mark then Read More

Shipping Suite Extension for Magento 2 — Shipping Actions & Their Combinations

Shipping Suite extension for Magento 2 is equipped with a bunch of actions, action types and calculation methods. All these elements are interconnected, they can create various types of combinations that let you modify your shipping methods in any way. Basically, when a shipping rules is activated, it executes the following scenario: Select products that Read More

Setting Advanced Shipping Restrictions in Magento 2

In this article, we’ll explain how to hide a shipping method when certain conditions get applied. In some scenarios store owners may want to restrict shipping options because: a product has big dimensions and weight, hence it can’t be shipped in any standard way, frozen storage holding conditions don’t allow to deliver a product in Read More

Setting Up RSS in Magento 2

RSS – Rich Site Summary is used to fetch the latest updates and news from the websites of your choice. RSS serves the basic purpose of saving your time by getting the feed of latest content from the websites rather than visiting them one by one.  To run a successful ecommerce store, it is important Read More

Restricting Free Shipping in Magento 2

Free shipping proved to be an effective tool for improving conversion rates and increasing customer loyalty. However, in some particular cases, you may need to disable this option. From this article you will learn: how to tweak free shipping settings in Magento 2, some ways to restrict free shipping for the minimum cart totals and Read More

Understanding Repository Pattern in Magento 2

Repository Pattern gained a lot of popularity after its introduction way back in 2004 as a part of Domain-Driven Design. It is an old design pattern that was first introduced in C++ and Java based programs. These programs used Repository Pattern to map data/business objects to memory. Primarily, repository pattern provides collection of data. Performing Read More