CreativeMinds Ecommerce Blog

From themes and extensions to conversion and SEO – Everything Magento in the CreativeMinds eCommerce blog! We review new extensions, deliver fresh research about Magento users, suggest tools for merchants and review the growing trend of eCommerce multi-vendor marketplaces

What’s The Best Magento Store Locator Extension?

What’s The Best Magento Store Locator Extension?

Have you ever been to a website that has both an online presence and a brick and motor location? I am sure you have. However, instead of going to Google Maps I bet there was a section in the About Us or Find Us Near You tab that contained an integrated Google Maps application. This application pulls in Google Maps and displays locations and information about the store.

Most Dangerous Online Threats to be Aware of in 2020

Most Dangerous Online Threats to be Aware of in 2020

What’s the “main thing” when traversing technology as we enter 2020? Cybersecurity: that’s the simple answer. So it’s time to review the most dangerous online threats.

Cybersecurity is providing the glue as innovation explodes in every corner. It can diminish the bad and support the good for applying leading-edge innovation. It can also reduce risk from older vulnerabilities.

How to Craft the Perfect Magento Newsletter

How to Craft the Perfect Magento Newsletter

Internet marketing professionals say that having a decent newsletter campaign is essential. A Magento newsletter is vital to a successful eCommerce business, and it comes with double benefits. It aids you in keeping current customers and in adding new ones.

Whatever your message might be, a Magento newsletter is the simplest way to get it across. More modern methods of Internet marketing, such as social media advertising are effective.

Essential Magento 2 B2B Features Your Ecommerce Needs to Master

Essential Magento 2 B2B Features Your Ecommerce Needs to Master

As one of the most popular dedicated Ecommerce platforms around, Magento has empowered many of the world’s major business-to-business (B2B) websites for years.

That’s because B2B interactions involve large and complicated ordering processes that require feature loaded frontend and backend system capabilities. Additionally, few other content management (CMS) platforms can compete with the virtually endless range of streamlined processes that Magento provides.

4 Places to Find Magento Developers (and why you should)

4 Places to Find Magento Developers (and why you should)

To create a top-rate Ecommerce business with Magento, you need to ensure that the visitors to your website have a well-designed, high-performance, experience when browsing and engaging with your products and services.

But unless you’re a web developer, getting all the many facets that go into getting a Magento webstore to operate smoothly together won’t be possible, and many of the more complex features that make Magento’s platform so popular are going to be out of reach.

What Makes a Great Magento Support Service (and How to Find One)

What Makes a Great Magento Support Service (and How to Find One)

Magento is the most popular, and powerful, dedicated Ecommerce platform for online users to create their own webstores with.

But despite Magento’s easy-to-use interface and comprehensive website building features, every online business will need a little help from time to time. Whether it’s due to compatibility issues from extensions and updates, or the implementation of new features, hiccups will happen.

4 Surefire Ways to Improve your Ecommerce Product Pages in 2020

4 Surefire Ways to Improve your Ecommerce Product Pages in 2020

When operating a webstore on Magento, or any other online platform, Ecommerce product pages are what influence customers the most.

In fact, those who find product pages first when browsing webstores end up making purchases around 8% of the time. Since the global Ecommerce conversion rate is somewhere between 2-3% right now, that means people who come across a business’ other pages first are about three times less likely to take any action.

We Have Over 200 WordPress and Magento Products. Is That Too Much?

We Have Over 200 WordPress and Magento Products. Is That Too Much?

What’s the best way to sell WordPress plugins and Magento extensions? How to balance service quality with profitability? Where to focus our time? Are our customers happy? As a provider of products for both platforms, these are some questions that haunt us from dusk to dawn.

A recent move by WPMU DEV inspired us at CreativeMinds to reflect intensely about these topics.