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Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2020

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2020

Everyone knows that Magento is the eCommerce Giant, while WordPress is it’s blogging, SEO, and CMS counterpart. So you, a smart and entrepreneurial store manager, have a carefully-crafted and functional Magento store for your eCommerce business.

On the other hand, you’ve built a beautiful WordPress website or blog that discusses, showcases, or reviews some of your Magento eCommerce products. Or, maybe you have a website that is built using a combination of both Magento and WordPress features.

WordPress Vs. Magento – Which Is Better For Your New Online store?

WordPress Vs. Magento – Which Is Better For Your New Online store?

If you are currently operating a website, and looking to integrate some e-commerce functionality into it to grow your business, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed with the variety of options that are available to choose from.

In this article, we are going to highlight some of the benefits and downsides of the two most popular solutions – Magento and WordPress- to help you make the right decision for your business.

How to use Magento Live Chat on Your Online Store

How to use Magento Live Chat on Your Online Store

A Magento live chat extension is one of the smartest business moves for eCommerce stores. It’s true that online shopping makes perusing, comparing, and purchasing products and services infinitely easier for customers.

However, one of the most common complaints about online stores is the lengthy process it takes to get your pressing questions answered – from how to find the perfect product, to specific shipping requests, to how to return an order.

Lucid Path Magento Modules Now Available Exclusively Through CreativeMinds!

Lucid Path Magento Modules Now Available Exclusively Through CreativeMinds!

The CreativeMinds team is happy to announce a new and exciting partnership with Lucid Path Consulting, a web consulting company that develops superb Magento modules. As of May 2015, all Lucid Path modules for Magento will become available for purchase via the CreativeMinds Magento extensions store.

Furthermore, CreativeMinds will be providing customer support services to users of Lucid Path’s Magento modules: The Sales Rep Commission Manager Modules (Basic, Pro and Deluxe), as well as the Lucid Path Extended Order Status Module.

The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Magento

The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Magento

The Magento platform keeps growing rapidly as the number one platform for eCommerce ventures, many retailers, business owners and entrepreneurs are seeking to take their business to the next level with Magento.

Whether you’re migrating an existing store or starting a new one from scratch, if you’re not a practicing Magento developer, starting out with Magento will require a learning curve as well as a good developer by your side.

Industry specific – 10 Thriving Businesses That Use Magento to Power Their Online Stores

Industry specific – 10 Thriving Businesses That Use Magento to Power Their Online Stores

It’s no surprise that Magento is the fastest growing eCommerce solution. Servicing more than 200,000 businesses worldwide, this robust open-source platform offers flexible, reliable, and scalable online stores for businesses of all sizes, needs, and budgets.

From household brand names to small businesses, across industries from apparel to food to education, companies who are serious about eCommerce business are turning to the Magento platform to power their online stores.

The #1 eCommerce Mistake – No Freebies and Discounts!

The #1 eCommerce Mistake – No Freebies and Discounts!

One of the most common questions that concern young entrepreneurs in our days, which they often direct to their older and more experienced colleagues is: What would you have done differently if you had to start your business all over again?

Surely, there are many answers to that question, but there is one in particular that seems to be a timeless one and keeps coming back.