3 eCommerce platforms for retailers

Non-store retailing continues strengthening worldwide, and according to Euromonitor analyst, Amanda Bourlier, in 2021 sales for more than 200 billion dollars will be recorded in this line of business. It is a double challenge for businesses that have their most significant strength in store-based retailing: the tendency is that they must develop omnichannel or cross-selling strategies because 70% of users have the habit of browsing an online store and then buying in the brick-and-mortar store. Therefore, regardless the size of retail business, it is essential to focus on the most basic integration operations with available technologies to increase sales, come […]

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What’s Vtex?

VTEX is one of the best well-known Ecommerce platforms in LATAM because of its exponential growth in the last years. It offers many advantages over other alternatives, for example: Its implementation is easier than other platforms It has a robust platform It has its own payments gateway It is a multi-tenant Ecommerce Also, with VTEX, you can create a large variety of business projects, such as: B2C (Business to Consumer): a strategy developed by your company to reach the customer directly. B2B (Business to Business): your company or business makes commercial transactions with another one. B2B2C (Business to Business to […]

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3 Common mistakes while migrating an Online Store

Once you’ve decided to migrate from one platform to another, it is essential for you to know what difficulties may arise. Keep in mind that if you are going to make a change, it is because the new platform will give you a better performance and a boost to your sales. Mistake # 1: Changing the Layout If you do a total redesign, Internet users who are already familiar with the site could get lost during Ecommerce navigation, which could drastically decrease the conversion rate. Changing the platform does not necessarily mean changing the total look of your site, it […]

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Being a remote developer and not die trying

Disclaimer No developers were harmed in the making of this article. How I ended up here? As most of you may know, nowadays ending up working every day at your own desk, just beside your bed or dining table is likely to happen. IT companies are changing and the way we collaborate with each other as well. Software developers demand is growing as we move into a time where everything is getting online to collect data and make our lifestyle easier. This is why companies are seeking to recruit more people to hire, but there are some places where recruiting […]

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3 plataformas de ecommerce para retailers

El formato non-store retailing sigue fortaleciéndose a nivel mundial y de acuerdo con la analista de Euromonitor, Amanda Bourlier, en 2021 se registrarán más de 200,000 millones de dólares en ventas en este rubro. Para los negocios que tienen su mayor fuerza en el store-based retailing, el reto es doble: la tendencia apunta a que deben desarrollar estrategias omnicanal o de ventas cruzadas porque 70% de los usuarios, tiene el hábito de navegar por la tienda en línea y después, compra en la tienda física. Por ello, sin importar el tamaño del negocio retail, para vender más, crear nuevas experiencias […]

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A quick look to Services in AEM

Services are a great way to share information between several components of your application and are relatively easy to implement. Let’s start by implementing a very simple service. This tutorial assumes that the reader knows how to deploy OSGi components to AEM. First, we need to define the interface that will define the operations exposed by our service: package com.mycompany.aem.www.services; public interface TestService { public void setText(String val); public String getText(); } Then we need to define the class that will define the implementation of the method exposed by the interface: package com.mycompany.aem.www.services.impl; import com.mycompany.aem.www.services.TestService; import org.apache.felix.scr.annotations.Component; import org.apache.felix.scr.annotations.Service; @Component […]

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Magento2 – Delete Order(s) by CLI Command

In this article we create a cli command for delete one or more orders. Sometimes it is necessary to delete one or more orders, because we are wrong with the data or simply because they are test orders. In magento2 it’s very simple like create a custom command. Step 1: Define command in di.xml File: app/code/Magmalabs/HelloWorld/etc/di.xml <?xml version=”1.0″?> <config xmlns:xsi=”http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance” xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation=”urn:magento:framework:ObjectManager/etc/config.xsd”>    <type name=”Magento\Framework\Console\CommandList”>        <arguments>            <argument name=”commands” xsi:type=”array”>              <item name=”delete_command” xsi:type=”object”>Magmalabs\Commands\Console\Command\DeleteCommand</item>            </argument>        </arguments>    </type> </config> Step 2: Create command Class namespace Magmalabs\Commands\Console\Command; use […]

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Magento2 Cli Commands, and how to create your own

Magento2 has a large number of commands that make it really simple to manage but not only that, it also can create your very own commands, and this is awesome!. A new Magento2 feature its console component. The Root folder now contains a new directory – /bin, and there’s a ‘magento’ script inside, used to start the console component. By typing bin/magento on the terminal, we receive some commands we can run like the following: create an admin user (admin:user:create). clear, disable, enable cache (cache:clean, cache:enable, cache:disable, etc.). run cron (cron:run). enable and disable modules (module:enable, module:disable). check indexer status, […]

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