Archive

Currently browsing Magento 2

Get Online Right: 3 Steps that put the Shopper First

Posted on: Thursday, January 25, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Blog series – Klarna & The Pixel: we’ve invited payment solution provider Klarna to take us through their top tips to Get Online Right for Magento merchants. The past decade has fundamentally changed the way the UK shops, with the boom in the internet and smartphones turning shopping into a 24/7/365 activity. While the ‘always […]

Magento Commerce 2.2.2 – What’s New?

Posted on: Thursday, December 21, 2017 by Dan Marsh

This month (December 2017) Magento announced the release of Magento Commerce 2.2.2, which features new tools and numerous functional fixes and enhancements, including a new streamlined customer experience and greater insights for merchants into their online business. Streamlined Instant Purchase checkout Amazon’s patent of the one-click checkout process has now expired as of September 2017, […]

Introducing Magento Security Scan

Posted on: Thursday, October 26, 2017 by Dan Marsh

Magento has released its brand new security scan tool that allows merchants to scan their sites for known security risks, malware and unauthorised access. Merchants will be able to receive updates from the tool in regards to their website’s security status. It’s a free service that’s available to both Magento Commerce and Magento Open Source […]

Magento Commerce 2.2 Released

Posted on: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 by Dan Marsh

October saw Magento announced the release of Magento Commerce 2.2 into general availability. It’s been a long awaited update to Magento 2, which has promised much in the way of improvements, functional fixes and enhancements. Magento Commerce 2.2 includes a wealth of new, exciting features and developments. Images from Magento webinar: Discover The Power Of […]

Magento Named a Leader in B2B Commerce in Forrester Wave Report

Posted on: Monday, September 4, 2017 by Dan Marsh

Magento Commerce has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites For Midsize Organizations, Q3 2017 report. Forrester is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. The company’s unique insights are grounded in annual surveys of more than 675,000 consumers and business leaders worldwide. The report cited […]

Bloomberg TV Canada interview Magento CEO Mark Lavelle

Posted on: Thursday, August 24, 2017 by Dan Marsh

This month Bloomberg TV Canada interviewed Magento CEO Mark Lavelle about Magento’s status as one of the world’s largest e-commerce software platforms, powering $50 billion U.S. worth of transactions every year. In the interview on Bloomberg North, Mark Lavelle was questioned on a variety of topics relating to Magento’s success and competition from Amazon. The […]

Magento Rebranding & Record Growth in Europe

Posted on: Thursday, July 27, 2017 by Dan Marsh

Last month at MagentoLive UK 2017, Magento announced significant changes to the branding of its current product line. ‘Magento will be renaming its flagship platform Magento Enterprise Edition…to ‘Magento Commerce” The changes include the rebranding of its commerce suite, which will now be called the ‘Magento Cloud’. The renaming is designed to better align with […]

Top Reasons to Upgrade to Magento 2 Video Series

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 by Dan Marsh

If you’re in the process of planning an upgrade to Magento 2 and haven’t yet watched Magento’s Demo Series, it’s well worth taking the time to do so. The videos highlight the best and newest features of Magento 2, demonstrated by members of the Magento team. Below we’ve compiled them all for your convenience. Visual […]

Magento Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce

Posted on: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 by Dan Marsh

Magento has been named a Leader by Gartner Inc. in the 2017 Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce. The Gartner report evaluates digital commerce platforms based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. The category is defined as “buying and selling interactions among businesses, people and things for products/services via digitalization technologies”. Among the 21 […]

Understanding Users: Introducing UX Experts Natural Interaction

Posted on: Thursday, March 23, 2017 by Dan Marsh

I’m Adam Babajee-Pycroft, MD of UX agency Natural Interaction. We regularly partner with The Pixel to offer UX expertise on Magento ecommerce projects. Our optimisation and user research services can help you work out what to change to increase user satisfaction and boost conversion rates. Here’s some more background on what we can do. Why […]