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

4 Surefire Ways to Improve your Ecommerce Product Pages in 2019

4 Surefire Ways to Improve your Ecommerce Product Pages in 2019

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.

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2019

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2019

Here at CreativeMinds, it’s no secret how much we love both the WordPress and Magento content management systems (CMS).

They are two of the best, if not the best, CMS users will find available on the internet today.

In a Nutshell: Magento is an Ecommerce powerhouse that’s unrivaled in popularity and e-selling features, while WordPress is an adaptable blogging platform that can be turned into a website of virtually any kind.

Magento: Customer Sites Highlights

Magento: Customer Sites Highlights

Right now, Magento is the most popular and most used e-commerce platform in the entire world. According to Magento’s website, more than 850,000 merchants around the globe choose Magento as their e-commerce platform. The top five countries that utilize Magento the most are the United States, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany and Gabon.

What Makes a Great Magento Extension?

What Makes a Great Magento Extension?

When building an Ecommerce website with Magento—or updating an ongoing one—Magento extensions are what will bring your online operation to the next level.

As their name implies, Magento extensions are designed to extend the full capabilities of a Magento website. This includes everything from enabling better customer and product management features, to processes that automatically create and distribute custom coupons.

Top 10 Magento 2 Extensions For Your eCommerce Store in 2019

Top 10 Magento 2 Extensions For Your eCommerce Store in 2019

The eCommerce market is increasing at an unprecedented speed all over the world. That’s why, if you are aiming to take your online store to the next level, it’s necessary to focus on your website development and promotion.

Magento 2 is a powerful eCommerce platform developed precisely to help with that, assisting store owners to sell items and services and boost online businesses globally.

4 Important Considerations when Migrating Magento 1 to Magento 2

4 Important Considerations when Migrating Magento 1 to Magento 2

Migrating Magento versions from Magento 1 to Magento 2 sounds like a hassle of a task (and truthfully it can be), but it has also become a necessity for all online businesses using the platform.

While Magento 2 has been around for a few years now, the original version of the Ecommerce platform has remained viable (though grows more antiquated day-by-day).

6 Quick Tips to Make Your Mid Sized Magento Store More Efficient

6 Quick Tips to Make Your Mid Sized Magento Store More Efficient

Magento is one of the top e-stores for creating and managing a successful eCommerce business. Users can offer thousands of products with excellent customer service, ordering, shipping, etc and all for affordable prices. Whether your Magento store is growing slowly or exponentially, there are a few ways to make sure your store is running efficiently that you may not have thought of.

A.I., Marketing… Magento: What You Should Expect in 2019

A.I., Marketing… Magento: What You Should Expect in 2019

Maintaining its position as the most popular dedicated Ecommerce platform in the world, Magento is growing steadily into 2019.

Along with Magento’s in house team, the platform has a community of over 315,000 developers contributing to the platform’s growth. But as it is always evolving, it’s important users of Magento remain informed on what’s to come in order to best plan their future eCommerce selling strategies.