• Magento
    Magento Theme Development: BootstrappingMagento
    In this second article of our Magento theme development series, we’ll set up the basis of our new theme. We’ll set up the basic directory structure of our new theme, inherit it from Magento's default Responsive theme, place the CSS, JS, and images in the appropriate locations, and create a new local.xml file for our new theme to include these CSS and JS files into our website’s header. Read More…
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    Set Up Scheduled Tasks in MagentoMagento
    Magento, being one of the most popular e­-commerce frameworks, provides plenty of catalog features and other utilities which set it apart from its rivals. Today, we're going to discuss one of the useful features, scheduled tasks for Windows, or cron in Linux terminology. We'll create a custom module to create a demo custom cron-job task which will run at regular intervals.Read More…
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    Understand Overriding in Magento: ControllersMagento
    In the third and last article of this Magento overriding series, I'll explain how to override core controller files. In the previous two articles of this series, we discussed overriding core files for blocks and models by creating a custom module. In this tutorial, we'll look at overriding core controller files.Read More…
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    Understand Overriding in Magento: ModelsMagento
    In this series, we're exploring overriding features available in the Magento eCommerce system. In the previous article, we discussed how to override core block files using a custom module. Today, I'll extend it and demonstrate how you can override core model files using an XML-based configuration file.Read More…
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    Understand Overriding in Magento: BlocksMagento
    Today, I am going to explain the core files overriding feature in one of the most successful e-commerce frameworks, Magento. In fact, it'll be a series of articles explaining the concept of overriding the core files of different components of Magento module like blocks, models and controllers. In this tutorial, we'll go through the process of overriding core blocks by creating a Magento custom module.Read More…
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    Create a Custom Shipping Method in MagentoMagento
    In this tutorial, I'm going to explain how to create a custom shipping method module in Magento. We'll create a Magento custom module to demonstrate this. Thanks to the architecture of Magento, it's really easy to plug in your custom shipping method using the XML file-based configuration!Read More…
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    Create a Custom API in Magento: Part OneMagento
    In this two-part series, we're going to look at the Magento APIs. Specifically we'll create custom APIs and expose them. In this first part, we'll create a custom module to demonstrate how to plug in your custom APIs to the core API system. Although Magento provides APIs for most of the core resources in the system, we'll see how to create and expose custom APIs in Magento.Read More…
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    Create a Custom Payment Method Module in Magento: Part OneMagento
    Being a successful e­-commerce framework, Magento provides lots of payment methods in the core itself. However, you can also create a custom payment method extension to plug in your choice of payment gateway, if it's not already available. In this series, we're going to look at the process of creating a custom payment method extension. In this article, we'll start with the back­-end section by setting up a configuration for our custom payment method.Read More…
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    Magento Pre-Launch ChecklistMagento
    Making a Magento website live is not child’s play. If you are a Magento developer you know that this a daunting task for even a seasoned developer. It's the final step of a long and stressful journey, and this makes it even more stressful. In this tutorial, I'll keep it simple by giving you a pre-launch checklist, and a brief explanation of each point of this checklist.Read More…
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    Custom Widget Development in MagentoMagento
    For a while now, Magento has been the benchmark set amongst the e­-commerce frameworks available in the market. Credit goes to the plethora of ­rich built-in features it comes with and the extendability of the base framework itself to develop tailor-made extensions. In this tutorial, you'll learn the concept of widgets in Magento and how you can use them. I'll demonstrate how you can create a custom widget, which is a really powerful way to plug ­in extra features in Magento.Read More…
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    Custom Back-­End Configuration in MagentoMagento
    In this tutorial, I'm going to demonstrate custom module configuration in the back-­end of Magento. It's always useful to provide a set of configurable options of the module in the back-end, which allows administrators to configure module specific settings easily. We'll walk through the process of setting up the module configuration by creating a custom module in Magento.Read More…
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    Custom Block Development in MagentoMagento
    In this tutorial, we are going to explore Magento blocks, one of the essential components of the Magento architecture. We'll see the difference between structural and content blocks. I'll also demonstrate how you can create custom blocks programmatically.Read More…
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