Proper Magento 2 deployment
More and more Magento 2 projects reach their final stage all across the world. And with that, the question what would be the ideal deployment procedure also pops up. During trainings I have been discussing the right steps over and over again. Even though I do not build shops itself, here's a writeup on what I think would be a proper deployment of Magento 2.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 5 Feb 2017
Looking forward to 2017
Happy new year everyone! We hope you enjoyed the holidays and we hope you are looking forward to a great exciting 2017. May all your wishes come true and the force be with you. Cheesiness set aside, we honestly believe 2017 is going to be a great year. And we love to share some of our ideas for 2017 with you.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 2 Jan 2017
Security releases for Magento and Joomla
We hope you did not miss this news: Various security patches came out last weeks, and you should be upgrading soon, if not already. This mailing is another reminder for this.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 26 Oct 2016
Magento security issues - SUPEE-8788
Magento announced a few days ago on October 11th the release of a new patch SUPEE-8788 which closes a dangerous security hole in Magento. After that, Magento 1.9.3 has been released and Magento 2.1.2 as well. If you have a Magento site, patch now! This is said to have the same impact as the ShopLift attack a few years ago.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 14 Oct 2016
5 points that make the Magento 2 Seminar unique
Next week, Friday October 21st 2016, we are putting together a seminar focussed on Magento 2. With people being so enthousiastic about it, with a line-up of speakers that is simply awesome and with an organization that costs us so much energy (sigh), it is perhaps good to write up a balance of why this seminar is different than others: What makes the Magento 2 Seminar unique?
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 9 Oct 2016
AMP for Joomla
In October 2015 Google announced AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages), used for making smaller web pages to be shown on mobile devices. Many pages are at this moment not optimized yet for mobile use, which results in downloading lots of data - something can and should be optimized. AMP offers a solution for this.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 22 Sep 2016
Managing languages in Magento 2
There are numerous language packs available for Magento 2 and a lot of them are community-driven. Magento itself offers its own CrowdIn account for volunteers to contribute. However, each country needs to determine who manages which translation in which manner. In the Netherlands, we are proposing a community-based translation via Dutchento. And we are organizing 2 events to give this a kickstart.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 29 Aug 2016
Get going with Magento 2 Theming
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 22 Aug 2016