Magento 2 Guide

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A comprehensive guide book for Magento 2, teaching you how to get your Magento 2 store up and running, attracting customers and improving your profit.

Power up and beautify your terminal by using Zsh

By | March 17th, 2017|Magento 2 Guide|

  Introduction As a developer, working with terminal is a must. Indeed, we spend a better part of the day working on Terminal: Comparing different commits, making changes through Vim and running scripts. So why don’t we make it looks better, more comfortable and even more powerful than before? Our today blog will introduce to [...]

Magento 2 modes: default, developer and production

By | March 14th, 2017|Magento 2 Guide|

There are 3 Magento 2 modes of operation that your system will be running on: developer, product and default mode. This setting is configured in your app/etc/env.php file, which is the value of ‘MAGE_MODE’ key. Your current Magento 2 modes can be seen in app/etc/env.php file Now we should know what each of [...]

How to Distinguish Magento 2 Product Types

By | January 27th, 2016|Magento 2 Guide|

I know these Magento 2 product types sound old school for Magento veterans; however it is a frequent asked question for fresh men. To be honest, I myself experienced difficulties to distinguish all this type when I first got used to Magento. Simple product This is the most basic and used type of products and [...]

Creating New Product Type and Product Attribute in Magento 2

By | January 23rd, 2016|Magento 2 Guide|

In Magento, there are 6 types of products by default: simple, configurable, virtual, downloadable, bundle and grouped products, and they delivers various unique features and options that common merchants will find it sufficient for their webstore. However, sometimes we need more than those, so In this post we will find out how to create a [...]

Plugin in Magento 2

By | January 11th, 2016|Magento 2 Guide|

Magento 2 has made a breakthrough by implementing Object Manager system. This systems enables developers to write plugins – the replacement for Magento1's class rewrites – that can change or extend the behavior of any public methods in Magento class. We will get right into it in a moment. Declare a plugin Add the following [...]

How to Making a Menu in My Account menu on Magento 2 frontend?

By | December 30th, 2015|Magento 2 Guide|

Most of the time, as a Magento 2 extension developer, we have to dip our hands into both backend and frontend. In this blog, I will present to you how to make a Menu in customer's My Account menu on frontend. I will use my example code in one of our module: GiftRegistry. This picture [...]

Top must-have Magento 2 extensions for your online store

By | December 25th, 2015|Magento 2 Guide|

Magento is gaining worldwide popularity and it’s growing stronger with the launch of Magento 2. You probably know that in spite of the advantages of it, Magento 2 doesn’t satisfy all your requirements and you are searching for extensions from third parties. This task may not be enjoyable sometime since you need to identify which [...]

Sell tickets and manage events on Magento 2. How can I do?

By | December 19th, 2015|Magento 2 Guide|

If you are operating an online ticket business, you are probably well aware of that Magento 2 doesn’t support event ticket business very well. However, with the reputation of Magento as well as the excellent performance that Magento 2 promises to deliver, you want your store to be powered by this platform. You can stop [...]

Upgrade to Magento 2 or stay with Magento 1: Why should you?

By | December 11th, 2015|Magento 2 Guide|

Magento 2 is flooding everywhere as people are talking about it, bloggers keep mentioning it. And you are having dilemma whether moving to Magento 2 or staying with Magento 1, then keep reading this post for more information. Is Magento 2 necessary for your business? First of all, you should define who you are, what [...]

Holiday preparation with Magento 2

By | November 28th, 2015|Magento 2 Guide|

Now November is almost over, the most celebrated holiday of the year is coming which means the busiest time for retail workers – Holiday season. I know it’s a little bit late for the run but there will be Cyber Monday coming for eCommerce and the Christmas shopping time in Europe is still ahead. People [...]