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The Pixel Nominated in RAR Digital Awards 2018

Posted on: Thursday, May 24, 2018 by Stephen Leyton

We’re very proud to announce that we’ve been nominated in two categories at this year’s RAR Digital Awards 2018, for Ecommerce Under 40 & Web Development Under 40. ‘This is the second year in a row that we’ve been shortlisted for the Ecommerce award…a tremendous achievement’ These nominations mean a great deal to us; they’ve been voted […]

Adobe to Acquire Magento Commerce

Posted on: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Adobe has announced it is to acquire Magento Commerce for $1.68 billion. The addition of the Magento Commerce Cloud will mean the platforms can be integrated into the Adobe Experience Cloud, creating a single transactional platform to serve B2B and B2C customers alike. The acquisition will see Adobe and Magento combine forces to increase their […]

Magento Commerce 2.2.4 Released

Posted on: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Magento Commerce 2.2.4 has been released, and includes new tools and functionality that can be easily configured to fit your ecommerce website’s checkout, look and feel, as well as multiple fixes and enhancements. Here’s an overview… Amazon Pay Amazon Pay fits in to a branded checkout experience, and allows customers to use one familiar and […]

Client Science in Sport (SiS) featured in Yahoo Finance

Posted on: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 by Dan Marsh

The Pixel client Science in Sport (SiS) has recently been featured in the Yahoo Finance article ‘2 promising small-cap growth stocks to stash in your ISA.’ The article focuses on the AIM-listed SiS, whose revenue has risen by 28% in 2017 to £15.6m – significantly outpacing forecasts for the sector – 27% of which came […]

The Pixel Wins Magento 2018 Spirit of Excellence Award

Posted on: Monday, April 23, 2018 by Stephen Leyton

We’re delighted to announce The Pixel has received the Spirit of Excellence Award at the 2018 Partner Awards that took place at Magento Imagine 2018. Magento Partner Awards were held at Imagine 2018 in Las Vegas to recognise technology partners that made significant impact to the industry in 2017. Companies considered have shown exceptional leadership […]

Magento announces integration with Amazon Marketplace

Posted on: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 by Dan Marsh

During last month’s MagentoLive Australia 2018, Magento announced its integration with Amazon Marketplace, to allow merchants to more simply and cost-effectively manage inventory directly from within the Magento Commerce admin. Amazon is the world’s most popular marketplace and continues to command a greater share of online sales. The addition of the new sales channel capability […]

Ecommerce Trends 2018: Progressive Web Apps

Posted on: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Championed by Google, Progressive Web Apps (PWA) are set to play a very prominent role in the world of the internet and ecommerce over the next few years. What are Progressive Web Apps? PWAs offer a near identical experience to a native app but are delivered by a standard web browser. Designed to make the […]

Magento Merchants: Are You Ready For GDPR?

Posted on: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Calling all Magento Merchants: are you ready for GDPR? We’re getting our files in order here at The Pixel HQ; giving our information a good sweep, blowing out the virtual data cobwebs. If you’re not that sure what the GDPR really is, have a read of our article ‘What does GDPR mean for Magento merchants?’ […]

Ecommerce Trends 2018: Mobile-First Indexing

Posted on: Friday, January 19, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Over 55% of web traffic comes from a mobile device – and counting. It’s not then surprising that Google has decided to look at mobile websites first when it comes to search engine indexing. That’s why in the not too distant future (and likely this year) Google will be rolling out mobile-first indexing. What is […]

Black Friday Weekend 2017: What We Learned

Posted on: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by Dan Marsh

£1.4bn was spent on online sales in the UK on Black Friday, up 11.7% on last year. Cyber Monday, UK online sales were up 3% between 11am and 5pm compared to 2016, the peak minute for purchasing goods being 4:38pm. ‘[John Lewis] sold an average of 705 items every minute via its website between the […]