The Wikipedia definition is: “a programmer who specializes in, or is specifically engaged in, the development of World Wide Web applications, or distributed network applications that are run over HTTP from a web server to a web browser.” I’m often asked how I got into the business I’m in today — e-commerce. Did…(Read More)

Brand Articulation

Do your online customers love you? We’re often approached by clients who have great products to sell. They might be manufacturers or have sourced products they can sell at a profit. Others are long-time brick-and-mortar companies wanting to move into the online selling arena. They come to us for help in…(Read More)

Learning Magento 2 Administration Book Cover

Packt Publishing, a leading publisher of books related to open source software and platforms, has released Learning Magento 2 Administration, written by Cyndi and me. The book is now on sale on Packt’s website, as well as on Amazon and other online retailers. It is available in both hardcover and digital formats. We’re…(Read More)

Mobile Shopper

On May 24th, Sridhar Ramaswamy, Senior Vice President of Advertising and Commerce, opened the summit by asking Google, “how many global searches are made on Google?” The answer: trillions are made every year. And, more Google searches are happening on smartphones than desktops and laptops globally. More than one-half of the traffic is coming…(Read More)

Magento 2 Migration Program

We’re extremely thrilled to announce our new Magento 1 to Magento 2 Migration program. It’s important to us that we’re able to bring an affordable, thorough process to those who want to take advantage of Magento 2’s advantages. Should I migrate to Magento 2? We do get this question a lot…(Read More)

Written by Aaron Houghton of www.boostsuite.com. Aaron Houghton is a co-founder and CEO at BoostSuite.com, the collaborative marketing platform for small businesses. Aaron has over 15 years experience building and selling marketing products to small businesses around the globe. Your new online store just went live. You placed a test order…(Read More)

Beginning April 21, Google will include mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. When searching the Web on your smartphone or tablet, Google will begin showing relevant mobile ready search results first. More and more searches are being made on mobile devices and Google is making sure the sites displayed in the search results are relevant…(Read More)

UPS began pricing their ground shipments based on dimensions, rather than actual weight, on December 29. FedEx will follow suit on January 5, 2015. Prior to this new shipping rule, dimensional weight pricing applied only to packages that were three cubic feet or more sent by ground shipping, and to packages shipped by air. Dimensional…(Read More)

We were recently tasked with finding a Member Directory solution that would integrate with a WordPress installation we created for a non-profit organization. In addition to membership management, they also needed to be able to manage events. Another important feature requirement was the financial integration into QuickBooks. There are several popular member management tools…(Read More)

At the recent Search Marketing Expo in New York, Gary Illyes of Google gave what he said was probably the first, public official discussion of how Google has added website security as a ranking factor when indexing sites. He was part of a panel of industry leaders who supported the idea, through data and examples…(Read More)