This article describes a solution to the problem of promoting brands in the search results of an online shop with an Elasticsearch-based search component. The particular context for this solution is a Magento Enterprise 188.8.131.52 multi-website store using the Evozon Search Extension, but the general idea should apply across shop platforms and potentially across
The context I bumped into this issue like I did with many others - working on a large catalog which needs frequent price updates. In my particular case, we are talking about a catalog of 50k products spread across 4 active websites (each website with a single active store view) on a Magento Enterprise 184.108.40.206
Have you ever wanted to optimize Magento’s performance, but did not know where to start? Magento has a lot of components and each of them can be improved, but which component improvement is really worth our time? I think that the category-product relations indexation definitely deserves our attention. Since the release of Magento Enterprise 1.13,
We’ve all been in a situation where we had to include a 3rd party Magento extension into our project. And we surely had some doubts whether that extension was a good choice or not. When I say a ‘good choice’ I’m not referring only to the functional component of the extension, but to the
This article is a case study for integrating Magento with other systems when web services are not suitable, and we will go through some real life examples. By default, Magento implements two types of web services: SOAP and REST. This does not require that you know how Magento is built, how it works internally.
PHPStorm knows a lot, but unfortunately it does not know the objects that Magento 1 factory methods return. This affects the autocomplete and go to declaration on a lot of methods but, with a small shell script, we can teach PHPStorm the proper class map. The shell script is located in the following GitHub
It’s that time of the year again – time to get fired up about all the new people we’ll meet and knowledge we’ll acquire at Meet Magento, one of the leading eCommerce events that takes place in more than 20 countries around the world. Meet Magento Romania will be held in Cluj-Napoca, between October 28