Migrating from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7: Straight Truth and Helpful Tips

Migrating from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7: Straight Truth and Helpful Tips

You may already know that PHP 5 is going to reach end-of-life at the end of the year, meaning the PHP Group which maintains PHP will stop providing security patches in December. While we recommend that you upgrade to PHP 7 as soon as is practical, we also know that...
Ask An Earthling: Coding For Accessibility

Ask An Earthling: Coding For Accessibility

The reasons why a user may need accessibility assistance when visiting a website are as diverse as the users themselves. Making sure a website is accessible isn’t just a social (and oftentimes legal) responsibility, it is fundamental for any business or organization...
SaaS vs. Self Hosted: Building an ecommerce Site

SaaS vs. Self Hosted: Building an ecommerce Site

There are two basic approaches to building an online store: Software as a Service or Build It Yourself. SaaS is the ‘simpler’ option, where users sign up for an “all-in-one” service; Build It Yourself ecommerce sites use a designer and/or developer to work with an...
10 SEO Tips for Magento Sites

10 SEO Tips for Magento Sites

Ecommerce sites are especially dependent on good search engine optimization. Unlike sites offering a unique data profile, websites with an online store need to be highly competitive to reach their market. Here, we suggest ten ways to ensure that your Ecommerce site...