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Book Review: Magento DIY. The Complete Guide

Viktor Khliupko and the Firebear team have recently released a new book about Magento Community Edition named “Magento DIY. The Complete Guide” Although there are lots of materials dedicated to the most popular ecommerce platform, this guide is truly unique. Not only because it explains how to enhance website performance, but  also because it tells Read More

10 Secrets to a Clean Code

Creation of a legible and clean code is important for several reasons. First of all, we may increase the transparency of our solutions, making it easier for other programmers to work on our code. Second, looking after the code quality, we also reduce the amount of bugs in our application and simplify the way it Read More

Pager Optimization for Magento Stores

Paginated content exists throughout the web. “A paginated series of content may take many shapes—it can be an article divided into several component pages, or a product category with items spread across several pages, or a forum thread divided into a sequence of URLs”- is explained in Google Webmaster Central Blog .

A Tribute to Women in Magento

The Magento world is like Formula 1 – mainly men rule it. While female developers, programmers and IT specialists of all stripes are by far outnumbered by men, it doesn’t mean they don’t exist at all. There ARE women hitting Magento industry with fantastic work, women who blog and tweet about the latest events and Read More

Shoppimon Review: Magento Store Monitoring

Shoppimon is a promising new tool that helps merchants and developers avoid losing sales by finding problems with their Magento stores. The software appeared on the market not so long ago, but already attracted much interest. Although Shoppimon is in its infancy, it has a lot of great features and even more coming up. In Read More