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How to Correctly Configure a Magento Cron Job

Update! Please see my new blog post about setting up the Magento cron system to get the most out of Magento and bypass major headaches in...

Audio Mates: Sneek Peek

After months of transatlantic development I am pleased to announce that Audiomates.com is live to the world! This new language learning software...

Search Engine Optimization

Search engine optimization (SEO) is loosely broken down into two approaches, White Hat SEO and Dark Hat SEO. Both approaches combine techniques that...

Magento free custom pages module

UPDATE 3: New version for Magento 1.4.x posted today! Get it here: Magento free custom pages module - Reloaded for 1.4.x UPATE 2: New...

Online sales set to double in two years

A major new survey by PayPal, the online payment gateway, suggests that online sales are set to double over the next two years as shoppers turn their...

Local search engine marketing just got easier

Thanks to the release of Google Insights search engine marketing and website advertising is now more focused than ever. If you use PPC (Pay Per...

Upgrading Magento - theming

For all of those developers out there using Magento 1.0 the upgrade to 1.1.3 is fraught with theme issues but the performance gain is more than worth...

The importance of a website design brief

This article attempts to show the importance of writing a design brief and how the design brief will allow both parties - the client and the designer...

Accessibility and H tags

This tutorial will show you how to achieve a well structured HTML page using H tags. If you are a Firefox user then I recommend installing the web...

Best practices for speeding up your website

Getting your website to load fast is essential for e-commerce and should be seen as a priorty for any website, be it a blog, forum or social network....