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5 reasons to move your Magento 1 store to Magento 2 platform now

Since the release of Magento 2, we have covered the migration issues and the new version benefits extensively. However, we would like once again to outline the reasons why we recommend switching to Magento 2 if you have not done so yet. #1 Continuing support All software companies discontinue supporting older versions of their products one day. ...
Magento, eCommerce
August 20, 2019

New Magento extension: Dynamic Currency Conversion

Our line of payment extensions now features another useful module - Dynamic Currency Conversion. It is a powerful enhancement to your Global Payments gateway giving the customers additional options during the purchase. With DCC, customers can choose whether they wish to pay in your store’s currency or in the currency of their credit card. ...
Magento, eCommerce
August 13, 2019

Critical Converge Elavon release to address Magento Commerce 2.3.1 changes

Recently, Magento 2.3.1 was released. This is the latest version with lots of bug fixes and improvements. In order to support our users running their web stores on the latest version of Magento, Pronko Consulting released an updated version of its Converge Elavon extension. This version includes the latest changes implemented in Magento 2.3.1 to ensure ...
Magento, eCommerce
August 11, 2019

Advanced Magento 2 Backend Developer Training in London

Good news for Magento developers! We are excited to announce a new 2-day Advanced Magento 2 Backend Developer Training. On August 29-30, Pronko Consulting invites Magento developers to London to spend two days learning Magento tools and techniques and immediately putting new knowledge to practice. Your instructor, Max Pronko, will keep you very busy during these ...

Architecting winning eCommerce experience with Magento 2

Reading about Magento, you may get an idea that launching a web store is as easy as installing the platform. Download Magento, add a couple of tweaks here and there - et voilà, you can start selling right away. Well, if it was that easy, all web stores would have been alike, and customers would ...

Global Payments Release Notes Version 2.3.1 Critical Fixes

I am excited to announce the new Global Payments (Realex Payments) extension version 2.3.1. The release covers the critical issues related to the order statuses for Hosted Payment Page integration type as well as additional fixes to improve the merchant's experience. The Global Payments v2.3.1 addresses issues related to the recent Magento Open Source 2.2.8 and Magento ...
Magento, eCommerce
July 23, 2019

5 mistakes to avoid when choosing a Magento 2 consulting company

While the Magento 2 platform is designed for easy and no-coding creation of custom eCommerce websites, there are tips, tricks and pitfalls that only an experienced developer can recognize. If you do not want to outsource the entire development but only need qualified advice, who’re you gonna call – consulting! However, choosing a consultant is a ...

How to choose the best payment extension provider

You can set up your online store in any way you like, but you cannot avoid payment services. You are selling goods or services, and you want to get paid for them, that’s what doing business is about. Your customers, on the other hand, are not that eager to part with their money right ...

Max Pronko speaks at the Magento Meetup in London - June 12, 2019

London Magento Users Group uniting Magento enthusiasts of London is again hosting its annual Summer Boat Meetup on June 12, 2019. The organizers invite Magento developers to join them on a boat to sail leisurely along the River Thames for an exciting journey full of Magento tips and tricks, how-tos, presentations, new connections, and socializing ...
Magento, eCommerce
June 05, 2019

New Bing Ads Extension Version 1.1

We are excited to announce a new version release of one of our popular extensions Bing Ads. The release includes support for Magento 2 Commerce, Magento 2 Open Source and Magento 2 Commerce Cloud platforms. In this post, I would like to highlight the main changes and bug fixes introduced in the Bing Ads version 1.1.0. Below are ...
Magento, eCommerce
May 22, 2019

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