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Choose now - Mage-OS or Magento Association?
Jisse Reitsma - January 14, 2023
Quickly, choose - right now at this very moment - between Mage-OS or the Magento Association! Do it! Have you choosen already? No? Then this blog is for you to explain the difficulty of this tough choice.
New Google Tag Manager for Magento 2 with GA4
Jisse Reitsma - January 9, 2023
I've been busy with this for quite some time. But the work is done - as part of a bartering deal with MaxServ. The Yireo GoogleTagManager extension for Magento 2 has now been refactored big time, with support for GA4. Here are the details.
How I manage my todos?
Jisse Reitsma - January 2, 2023
I'm reading a lot - to stay up-to-date but also to get inspired - and because of this, I don't have a shortage of ideas. But there are so many of them that I find it difficult to manage them. Because it is kind of funny how I maintain all of this, here is my way of dealing efficiently with my todos.
The year 2022 in review
Jisse Reitsma - December 30, 2022
The year 2023 is here. And with that, it is always nice to look back at the past year: To learn from your mistakes and to celebrate successes. Here is the year 2022 of Yireo.
Announcing Mage-OS Nederland
Jisse Reitsma - December 1, 2022
We are proud to announce a new Magento community collaboration in The Netherlands: Mage-OS Nederland: A non-profit association, founded in November by six initiators and now ready for the public. First stop, a public meeting and New Year's drink on January 19th.
Yireo ExtensionChecker refactored
Jisse Reitsma - November 29, 2022
End of 2018, I wrote a little Magento module to check upon the dependencies of other modules: The Yireo ExtensionChecker. In September this year, I refactored the module in major version 2, cleaning up the entire logic. And here's a little promotion.
Why not run Magento 2 in developer mode?
Jisse Reitsma - November 23, 2022
It sounds so simple: Magento 2 has a Developer Mode and a Production Mode. And the Developer Mode is there for development, so do not enable it in production. But why?
Faster Magento 2 Integration Tests - a summary
Jisse Reitsma - November 11, 2022
I'm a fan of Magento 2 integration tests for various reasons. But if those tests are not run fast enough, you will be discouraged to run them constantly. Because of this, making sure integration tests run as fast as possibly is part of their success. In this blog, I'll summarize everything I found myself to optimize things.
Best practices on the Luma frontend for third party Magento extensions?
Jisse Reitsma - November 1, 2022
For years, the theme that most people considered when it came to Magento frontending was Luma. Nowadays, the landscape is different, with many projects having a frontend in Hyvä, PWA Studio or Vue Storefront (or others). How much of the old "best practices" would therefore still stand with Magento third party modules?
Adobe hires everyone
Jisse Reitsma - October 19, 2022
Magento (aka Adobe Commerce) is on the move. Ever since Adobe acquired Magento and slowly started to integrate Magento into its own cloud, people left Magento and people started working for Magento. But can we read something between the lines?
No APSB22-48 patches for Magento 2.3
Jisse Reitsma - October 13, 2022
A serious Magento vulnerability has come to the light. Adobe labeled it with security issue
APSB22-48. And yesterday, October 12th, new patch releases came out for 2.4.5 (being 2.4.5-p1) and 2.4.4 (being 2.4.4-p2). But what about 2.4.3 and older? What about Magento 2.3? Are we screwed?