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Migrating to Magento From Other eCommerce Platforms

With roughly 200,000 eCommerce shops using its platform, Magento has established itself as one of the most popular and most powerful ecommerce solutions in the industry. Due to this fact, shop owners are investigating Magento now more than ever before. One of the most important questions (and the one with the most complicated answer) is ‘how will my shop migrate from the legacy system to Magento?’.

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Third Party Extensions and Themes vs Custom Development

Within engineering, there are often multiple solutions to the same problem. The most appropriate solution can depend on any number of factors: budget, deadline, the abilities of the engineer / firm, third parties that need to be involved, etc. Magento development is no different.

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Downgrading from Magento Enterprise Edition to Community Edition

Magento Enterprise Edition (EE) is the premium version of Magento’s eCommerce platform and currently has an $18,000/year price tag. While EE is typically recommended for shops that have a high sales volume and/or a large product catalog, that price tag can become a burden quickly given the right series of events.

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Why Upgrade to Magento Enterprise Edition

Most eCommerce shop owners would agree that many of their business decisions are made based on improving the customer experience. From the platform the site is developed on to the features that are added on top. The customer experience reigns on both ends of the spectrum. Magento Community Edition (CE) is a great framework for most small or medium-sized businesses, but larger shops often upgrade to Magento Enterprise Edition (EE). The main reason being: improve the customer experience even more.

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Meet InteractOne at Magento Imagine Commerce 2016

InteractOne is excited to be attending the Magento Imagine Commerce 2016! Every year since 2010, Magento has hosted the Magento Imagine conference with the goal of bringing together the entire community to celebrate, learn and inspire one another.

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Importance of Magento Version Upgrades

Many people don’t consider the need or necessity to upgrade software versions once an initial package is installed and running. Many think that once they’ve got their software setup and tweaked just the way they want (or especially once they’ve added several customizations) that an upgrade might then somehow “break” or undo all of the special changes, settings, edits and customizations on which they’ve spent countless hours getting just right. Why would anyone want to then go and “mess things up”?

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Improve Magento Performance By Upgrading to PHP7

PHP7 is here and our developers noticed some impressive speed improvements right off the bat. It’s important to keep your Magento server up-to-date for security and performance, but we recommend upgrading to PHP7 for noticeable Magento performance improvements. After some benchmark testing, we noticed a 70% decrease in page load time and 30% less memory consumption across the board on a base installation of Magento 1.9.

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