November 11th, 2013
Magento Commerce brings a big bunch of benefits for online ecommerce store owners to increase their online sales revenues. However in the era of mobile, Smartphone and advanced technologies, it becomes very important for store owner to adopt new way to raise their online sales. To keep online sales ratio stable and get competitive edge over your rivals, magento store owner must have to think for mobile and Smartphone. Any ecommerce website does not look proper on Smartphone and tablets; they are almost losing 35% of sales conversion.
Being a well established Magento Development Company, Creative Glance come up with responsive theme design approach for magento based ecommerce store. A responsive design is one of the fastest growing web-designing concepts in which website lay down its structure to best fit in all possible devices and browsers so it looks more readable and accessible. You can read more about on this topic from our previous post Magento Responsive Theme – How does it look on your Mobile?
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September 26th, 2013
After a long wait, Magento has finally release latest magento community version 184.108.40.206 with lots of improvement and enhancement. Latest release concentrate on security enhancement and performance improvement. Magento Inc. has taken a year and two month to launch another stable version after 220.127.116.11 and almost 5 month from their alpha1 release.
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April 25th, 2013
Magento eCommerce comes with lots of feature to run your online store smoothly and effectively. It is getting more popularity because of niche feature like layer navigation filters, promotional activities features, effective checkout process and many more. One of the most important features of magento is its rating and review system for products.
A recent survey from “Digital Consumer Behavior Study “ says that 86% of the people read the product review before purchasing any product online. Importance of product review and rating can be easily understandable from the big players like Apple and Google. They allow user to rate application and comment on their purchased application because it helps other to buy such top ratted quality apps. You will notice with yourself that you will not spent $1 before reading such review while downloading application for your Smartphone. Does not this example show power of review and rating system for your digital store? Analysis proves that reviews on a product details page increase trust and validity of your website
Before we buy any product from any online website like eBay, Amazon or any physical store, we either check their product rating or check Yelp.com for physical store rating to make sure that we are dealing with safe hands and not wasting our money for useless items. Magento allows user to rate a product on various attributes like price, value, quality etc. It also allow admin user to create their own rating attribute as per their needs. There are so many reasons to have this feature enable for your online store. Read the rest of this entry »
April 15th, 2013
If there is one ecommerce platform that wins hands down on the popularity scale, it’s Magento. A late 2012 survey confirmed Magento’s stranglehold over the industry by cornering over 31% of the market-share. With hundreds of thousands of ecommerce sites using Magento, this platform must be doing something right to tower over other ecommerce platforms like PrestaShop, ZenCart, OpenCart and others.
So, what is it that Magento does differently to steal a march over its competitors? Let’s take a look.
If you are a business that wants to control your overheads by cutting down on your development costs for building a shopping cart,Magento brings to you its Community Edition, open source software meant for businesses who don’t want to make a substantial investment in a proprietary platform. But a word of warning here; as a business wanting to use this edition, you will need to get hold of your own Magento experts, who can modify the core code and add the extensions you want.
If your online business is generating a revenue of between $5 -$10 million, you will want to work with a platform that offers you features and functionalists that help you stabilize your earning and facilitate growth, and that’s where Magento Go comes into the picture. This hosted SaaS based solution is specifically meant for small to medium sized businesses who want to build and launch a comprehensive online store quickly and effectively.
And finally, you have the Magento Enterprise edition for large businesses who want complete control over their online channels.
The varied choice with respect to Magento versions is one of its biggest benefits, and something that other platforms have been unable to match. Read the rest of this entry »
February 21st, 2013
In the mobile world, Smart phones and tablets are now become handy tool to browser internet, connect with friends on social media and buying a product with few taps on mobile. Use of mobile phone in eCommerce industries are increasing in such rapid speed that all major eCommerce players are making their website responsive.
Responsive website is a new way of designing a website in which website adjusts its look and feel based on device, platforms and browsers. It’s follow simple approach
“One website for all device, platform and browsers”
Magento responsive theme is a word to describe responsive design to sell your product using magento commerce platform. Responsive theme in magento allows user an easy access to browse catalog of products, product details, easy checkout, order history etc which help webmasters to increase their online sales and raise the return user ratio. Here are some basic points to know how magento theme looks on various platforms and which are the best alternative approaches used to show menu, sliders, layout etc. Read the rest of this entry »