Magento - Product Grid change display numbers
Having searched the Magento help libraries and videos extensively to find some advice, I finally found a great solution to changing the number of columns of products that are displayed in a Magento category or search result (and therefore how many products your customer can see on a page). There are plenty of suggestions that involve hacking the core code (not a great idea if you're
Great Extension for Magento developers old and new.. Commerce Bug
I have just bought and installed an extension for Magento that has already saved me more time than the software cost and I've only had it a day.Commerce Bug 2 is a must have for anyone from a Magento Professional to someone who is just dabbling in styling or formatting their online store.Here is the link to the Magento Connect page for Commerce Bug 2.Once installed - you access the control panel in
Magento - Find how to turn on / off just about anything in one document.
Thu, May 2 2013 10:20
| Magento, turn off, turn on
I've been looking for this for a while without knowing it, while painstakingly making my own:http://www.magentocommerce.com/knowledge-base/entry/turning-on-off-magentos-content-blocksAnd relax
Magento - Price Alert Emails
There are many extensions that will send out a product 'back in stock' alert for you. However, Magento has the functionality itself to achieve this - albeit in a simple manner.Admin | Configuration | Catalog | Catalog | Product Alerts:Select Yes for Allow Alert when products comes back in stock.. The default email Template will be used unless you select otherwise. Simple, yet effective and
Magento - Adding a Product Attribute
Add a Magento AttributeIf, like me, you need to add a product attribute to your online Magento store, it is relatively simple:Admin | Catalog | Attributes | Manage AttributesAttribute does not show in Magento Admin backendHowever, if you then want that attribute to appear within Admin (Magento backend) - refreshing the cache and reindexing data won't do it. How do you get it to appear? You need to
Magento - Adding Product Attribute to product search grid
While looking for a way to add a product attribute to a Magento Product Category listing grid I came across this extremely neat, well presented, solution. It works.Inside your app/etc/modules directory, create a new file called category_product_attributes.xml. In that file, paste the following:<?xml version="1.0"?><config> <frontend> <product> <collection> &n
Magento Invoice .pdf Logo Changes
Wed, Feb 20 2013 03:36
| Invoice, logo, Magento, pdf
I was just about to launch into the core code of Magento when I discovered the following settings:Admin | System | Configuration | Sales | Invoice and Packing Slip DesignImages can be uploaded to be used in the .pdf and HTML invoices.
Magento SEO - What to do with Canonical Links?
Tue, Feb 19 2013 10:32
| Canonical, Canonical Links, Duplicate Categories, Duplicate Products, Magento, Multiple Pages, Search Engine, SEO, Sitemap, Sitemap.xml
The problem with multiple pages for the same productIf you have the same products in multiple categories on your Magento site; you'll end up with multiple pages with the same information - Search Engines don't particularly like this level of duplication and the various Webmaster Tools will tell you that there are duplicate pages and titles. This is because Magento will automatically create individual