Jul
13
2012

MediaWiki SEO: 5 tips to improve your wiki

MediaWiki SEO: is your wiki website underperforming in search engines? There are many reasons your MediaWiki installation can be lower in search engine rankings than you’d like, but the SEO tips below are a great place to start to ensure search engines such as Google and Bing can index your content correctly. MediaWiki & SEO… Read more »

Jul
12
2012

“Service Temporarily Unavailable” – disabling maintenance mode in Magento – maintenance.flag

If you’re seeing the “Service Temporarily Unavailable” screen when you attempt to load your Magento store (there’s a somewhat related thread here on magentocommerce.com), the most likely cause is you’ve made some updates to Magento recently, and the maintenance.flag file in your Magento root directory wasn’t successfully removed by the Magento Connect tool. Fixing the Service… Read more »

Jun
28
2012

Where to find the settings for Aschroder.com’s SMTP Pro extension for Magento

http://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect/ASchroder/extension/1865/aschroder.com-smtp-pro   http://www.aschroder.com/ A stupid question. where could I find the link for the smtp pro setting page? I’m on 1.6.2.0 just couldn’t find it anywhere. 01 May 2012, 13:52:04 Flag Unlike Reply Liked by You Alexmac lifayan find it out from some previous post it is under system->configuration->system. and scroll down to the bottom

Jun
22
2012

Adding a Google sitemap to your Magento store

Stumbling about how to create a Google XML sitemap for your Magento store? Here’s our guide to adding an XML sitemap to your Magento store: the example below is in Magento 1.6 but you should find this fairly consistent across all versions. 1. Log in to Magento and go to Catalog > Sitemap Log in… Read more »

Jun
12
2012

Changing the homepage’s title on your OpenCart store

Another how-to article following on from how to create a Magento API user account – must be on a roll! This post is a quick guide to changing your OpenCart store’s homepage title. Log in to your OpenCart store’s administration panel, and go to Systems > Settings. From here, select your store (usually labelled with… Read more »

Jun
11
2012

Creating a Magento API user account in Magento 1.6

I recently needed to provide access to a third party’s SaaS system to integrate Sage (the guys at Internetware have a solution for this, and their office happens to be just around the corner from ours!) for a client’s store. To do this, I needed to create an API user account in the client’s Magento 1.6 installation. Cunningly,… Read more »

Jun
1
2012

Removing session ID ?___SID=U from your Magento store URL

Another Magento tip for this week’s post, as that’s what we’ve primarily been working in! We had been getting ready to launch a Magento 1.6 store, when some users testing the store were coming across Magento’s session ID appearing in the URL for certain pages. The session ID was appearing as follows: http://www.example.com?___SID=U or similar…. Read more »

May
25
2012

Alle liefde naar kopen christian louboutin dames schoenen online

Met deze standaard van vakmanschap en weelde, het komt niet als een verrassing dat christian louboutin online winkel is een Sabyasachi liefhebber. “Ik hield van het werk Sabyasachi’s vanaf de eerste keer dat ik het zag. Zijn detail georiënteerd ontwerp gevoeligheid is magnetisch en trekt u in. Ik ben erg blij om samen te werken… Read more »

May
9
2012

Discount codes not showing at checkout in OpenCart 1.5

A few weeks ago, we had a client using OpenCart 1.5 as their ecommerce software with a customised ‘default’ theme, who noticed that discount codes were not showing at checkout in OpenCart 1.5. The closest guide we found was on the OpenCart community forums, but wasn’t coherent enough to follow in places, so here is… Read more »

Apr
26
2012

Export all user email addresses as text, not BLOB, from MediaWiki

A client for a recent MediaWiki consultancy project of ours wanted to export all user email addresses as text from MediaWiki as part of an audit trail they were required to comply with. This isn’t quite as simple as it sounds; many fields in the MediaWiki users table are in the BLOb (Binary Large Object)… Read more »