ViewModels in Magento 2
With Magento 2.2 on the roadmap for September, various new improvements popped up on the radar. One of these is the concept of ViewModels, offloading features from Block classes into separate ViewModel classes. But do we need to wait until Magento 2.2 before we can use these ViewModels?
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 12 Aug 2017
Mathias Verraes speaks at MageTestFest
And we're proud to announce the next major speaker in line: Mathias Verraes. Many people in the Magento community don't know him yet - while they should. It's awesome to have this authoritative speaker come on stage with MageTestFest, for various reasons.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 8 Aug 2017
Dutch Magento developer events in 2017
The Dutch know their stuff. If you're not Dutch, you probably have heard this. If you're Dutch, you probably don't know what that means, because we are just busy doing our stuff. Anyway, one of those things about the Dutch is that Magento-wise we're quite busy. Here's a peek at some of the things that we are up to.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 7 Aug 2017
Sebastian Bergmann speaks at MageTestFest
This November 2017, we are organizing an international Magento developer conference in The Netherlands - MageTestFest. And we are extremely proud to announce Sebastian Bergmann, founder of PHPUnit, as prime speaker. He is the main man for this main job at this main conference. And you're about to find out why.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 3 Aug 2017
We're sorry, an error has occurred while generating this email.
When having installed Magento 2 somewhere, you might encounter the following error in the frontend: We're sorry, an error has occurred while generating this email.. This guide helps you troubleshoot this issue.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 8 Jul 2017
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 17 Jun 2017
Headless with Magento 2
For about half a year to one year, the community is buzzing on headless Magento. For newcomers, it is a little bit hard to grasp why this is needed. Or what it actually involves. And it seems different people decide on the concept for different reasons. Let's dive a little bit in the details of what and how.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 13 Jun 2017
Checklist for going live with Magento 2
In the past few months, I have heard of more and more projects going live with Magento 2. However, not always the projects go live as they should. For instance, sometimes Magento 2 shops go live with the Developer Mode still being active. From a developer point of view, this is a big no-no. But as newcomer with Magento 2, this might be something you need to learn about. To make sure, Magento 2 shops are optimized before being put to production, here is a checklist to help you.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 3 Jun 2017