As always, at the beginning of the week we are offering you to look through our weekly digest featuring some recent events and latest news in our Magento community. Here you will find some announcements, helpful tutorials, dev talks, useful tips and tricks that will help you to grow your online business and make your online store more effective and user-friendly. Even if you are not a beginner and running your well-functioning e-shop, there’s always a room for improvement, so keep yourself up-to-date in order to stay afloat in our Magento environment.
- Meet the Spring with Meet Magento Italy
Here you can find brief information about the upcoming event that is planned to be held in March and will be entirely focused on Magento 2.
- Submissions Open for 2016 Imagine Excellence Awards
Check out all awards categories and submit your nominees due by February 25, 2016.
- Setup scripts in Magento 2
If you are wondering how to manually enable or disable module in Magento 2 and which module setup scripts are executed in the process, this tutorial will explain you all this stuff in detail.
- Broken Links on Your Magento Store
Here you can explore what you need to do if you find broken URLs and how these links can affect your SEO, user experience, PPC campaign and other.
- Store Locator for Magento 2 to Find Most Suitable Physical Locations
Check out the new extension from AheadWorks that is called Store Locator that will be quite useful for omni-channel distributors, large B2B companies or network retailers.
- Thou Shalt Not Do Inserts in a Foreach
This great dev talk about quite important advice to never write a database query inside a loop.
- How to Add Google Analytics Code in Magento 2.0
This great tutorial describes how to generate the code following Google instructions.
- 3 Email Marketing Metrics for Mobile, Multi-device Consumers
This is quite useful article written by Carolyn Nye who compares three traditional email marketing metrics to newer, more meaningful ones.
- How to Configure Your Magento Store to Properly Collect Tax
If you would like to know more about how to do tax compliance for your business running a Magento store, read this blog entry that includes some brief information about Mage_Tax module as well as several important elements to configuring taxes in Magento.
- How to Generate a Sitemap in Magento 2.0
Taking into account that the sitemap is a very important aspect for SEO, you’ll learn about where you can generate it and what general settings you can select.
- A Morning with Magento 2
The event was dedicated to Magento 2 and hosted by Ben Marks, Mitch Goldman, Tony Brown, Sharon Head and Adam Cade. They were sharing their knowledge and giving merchants an opportunity to get to grips with Magento 2. Check out the video footage from the day.