If you are a Magento Developer then this article shows how to you create and use custom language translation CSV file for your module. Since Magento has built in functionality for translations, you can internationalize your module with different languages.
Monthly Archives: April 2014
Clean up things before Magento site launch: demos orders, bestsellers statistics and most viewed statistics
After developed a Magento site, someone may forgot some clean-up tasks and they wanna take the site to be launch as production store as soon as possible.
In shorten, you may want to cleanup dusting files and folders, reseting files' permissions to prevent security holes, remove all testing content including orders, customers, etc.
But It is such a pain with files and folders permission changing or deleting the testing orders either. Continue reading
Play with Magento 1.8 CE and some one may get this fatal error:
Fatal error: Call to a member function getStoreLabel() on a non-object in /app/design/frontend/.../.../template/catalog/product/price.phtml
This is not happen with Magento 1.7 CE! We are not sure if it is Magento's bug but a "quick and dirty" fix may help you. Continue reading
• “App/design” directory – Files that control how the page templates are rendered
• “Skin” directory – Files that control the visual aspects of the theme—CSS, images, etc Continue reading
With the popularity of the social networking, it is becoming more and more common to integrate aspects from social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook, Google plus, etc into e-commerce stores, such as those powered by the Magento platform. Social media can provide a fantastic opportunity for e-commerce store owners to participate and engage with existing and potential customers while increasing the awareness of their products among a wider audience.