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Recent articles, publications and Magento Commerce news

12.10.2019

How to fix the critical Elasticsearch bug in the latest Magento 2.3.3 release

Chris Pook

Details of, and how to apply the official patch for the bug causing pagination issues when using ElasticSearch with the latest 2.3.3 release of Magento.

09.10.2019

Auto renewing LetsEncrypt SSL certs with Apache and Certbot

Chris Pook

Following up on our LetsEncrypt Certbox SSL certificate configuration guide for Nginx, here's how to achieve the same thing for the Apache websrver.

02.10.2019

LandOfCoder module registration issue fix

Chris Pook

Solving an issue with a third party mega menu module.

06.09.2019

Magento affected by PHP exploit

Chris Pook

Latest security advice surrounding PHP exploit.

20.02.2019

CORS in Magento

Chris Pook

A guide to configuring Nginx to handle CORS requests when hosting Magento.

15-11-2018

Susie Watson Designs Migrate to Magento 2

Absolute Commerce

Susie Watson Designs had decided Absolute Commerce was the perfect partner to migrate her website to Magento 2.

13-09-2018

Mobile-first, responsive Magento 2 LESS Theme Skeleton

Chris Pook

We have spent a long time creating the perfect structure for a responsive, mobile-first LESS theme in Magento 2, and now we give it away to you for FREE!

17-04-2018

The Magento 2 Certified Solution Specialist Examination

Joseph McDermott

I wouldn't go so far as to say this exam was hard, but it was by no means easy.

05.04.2018

The Magento 2 Certified Professional Developer Examination

Joseph McDermott

I've been working with Magento and Magento 2 for many years so I fancied my chances of passing, but still this test was testing. Even the most proficient Magento developers will be taken aback at some of the questions.

21.03.2018

Geolocation getCurrentPosition function broken in Chrome 65

Chris Pook

Chrome 65 update, the reason your geolocate code is no longer working...

21.11.2018

Custom Error and Maintenance Pages

Chris Pook

A guide on how to ensure you promote a customer facing message even during maintenance or unexpected down time.

09.09.17

Absolute Commerce help Harvey Nichols launch Fenty by Rihanna

Absolute Commerce

Harvey Nichols were expecting a huge amount of traffic for their brand launch of Fenty by Rihanna, so they reached out to Absolute Commerce to help prepare their Magento website environment.

17.07.2017

Configuring auto renewing LetsEncrypt SSL certs with Nginx and Certbot

Chris Pook

A simple guide to configuring LetsEncrypt SSL certs to auto renew with Nginx.

10.07.2017

Configure AWS Cloudfront CDN for Magento 2

Joseph McDermott

This tutorial will cover all of the steps required to get Amazon AWS CloudFront CDN up and running with your Magento 2 website.

20.04.2017

Absolute Commerce migrate DinoPC to Magento 2

Absolute Commerce

We migrated the data from their proprietary website to Magento 2 and developed a Custom Product Type to power their PC Configurator.

13.03.2014

How To Create An Admin-Manageable Magento Entity For Brands

Joseph McDermott

In this tutorial, we will create a new “brand” entity in Magento that can be managed through the admin panel.

06.02.2013

How To Create An Affiliate Tracking Module In Magento

Joseph McDermott

In this tutorial, we will create a Magento module that will capture an affiliate referral from a third-party source.

30.11.2012

Introducing The Magento Layout

Joseph McDermott

In this tutorial, we introduce the Magento layout by creating a simple module that will add some custom HTML content to the bottom of every customer-facing page.

01.03.2012

The Basics Of Creating A Magento Module

Joseph McDermott

A lot of community extensions (or modules) are available for the feature-rich open-source e-commerce solution Magento but what if they don’t quite work as you want them to?

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