This week we’re reading a variety of articles that include the biggest takeaways from this holiday season, how brick-and-mortar can compete with data, and retail’s innovation problem. Read the articles below! (more…)
(This is a guest post from our friends over at JetRails, a fully-managed white-glove eCommerce hosting service.)
Most merchants still using Magento 1 have been delaying replatforming to a newer and better eCommerce platform like Magento 2 in order to keep their total cost of ownership for their website down. It certainly makes sense to get the most out of your investment in any software platform. However, that logic only applies as long as it’s safe to use and doesn’t become a “money pit.”
So when will Magento 1 become a money pit for eCommerce merchants? Here are a few dates to keep in mind: (more…)
This week we’re reading a variety articles about the retail industry that include the newest Retail Performance Pulse, trends that plagued 2018 and how retailers will target future customers. Read the articles below! (more…)
At the end of 2015, Magento released their new platform Magento 2, leaving many merchants facing the decision whether to move from Magento 1 to the new platform. Some merchants immediately replatformed to Magento 2 or another option like BigCommerce or Shopify Plus. However, fast forward a few years and many merchants are still trying to decide what to do.
With an End of Life deadline of June 2020 now quickly approaching, this article will help merchants understand the benefits of migrating to Magento 2 and why you should consider the move off of Magento 1 sooner than later! (more…)
This week we’re reading a variety of topics that include how web hosting affects your ability to service online customers, the prevalence of holiday shoppers using retailers’ apps, and UPS CEO’s thoughts on how they can provide better customer service. Read the articles below! (more…)