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Top Magento 2 Extensions - Modules

The Top Magento 2 Extensions by Mageplaza comes with a bulk of amazing features that allow the merchants to do more on their online stores via the richness of the categories including Sales and Motivations, Content Management, even User Experience, etc.

One Step Checkout

$199
87 reviews

Layered Navigation

$99
49 reviews

SEO

FREE
31 reviews

Gift Card

$129
5 reviews

Reward Points

$99
4 reviews

Affiliate

$149
12 reviews

Shop By Brand

$99
13 reviews

Better Blog

FREE
63 reviews

Google Tag Manager

$49
12 reviews

PDF Invoice

$149
8 reviews

Security

FREE
4 reviews

SMTP

FREE
61 reviews

Social Login

FREE
90 reviews

Better Coupon

$129
3 reviews

GDPR

FREE
3 reviews

Search

$99
1 review

Review Reminder

$79
6 reviews

Delete Orders

FREE
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Product Slider

FREE
22 reviews

What is Magento 2 Commerce?

By now, Magento Commerce is a tendency platform for the usage of more 200,000 online retailers on the world. Because of providing open source, cloud-based digital commerce platform and omnichannel solutions, so the merchants feel freely to integrate digital and physical shopping experiences. With the powerful and outstanding features, every store owner has a chance to manage the performance to the content on the website very well, and bring the best interface to customers who come to visit.

Magento 2 Modules, a new era of Commerce Innovation, said hello to world officially on November 17, 2015 and at the start of 2016, Magento 2.0 is live on your site. Magento 2.0 is released with the mission of enhancing user engagement, making navigation smooth, increasing conversion rate as well as expanding the revenue. Due to that, Magento 2 is Modules always concentrated on developing the better code inherited by the last version to boost conversion rates, and business agility and productivity improvements in the more effective way.

When Magento 2 was released?

Until May 2015, Magento’s market share among the 30 most popular eCommerce platforms is about 29.8% and the number will continue to rise when on November 17, 2015, Magento 2 was released with improved performance and better code base than the previous version. In addition, Magento 2 supports new features to boost conversion rates more effectively, and business agility and productivity improvements. This platform also builds on open source heritage and offers unmatched flexibility and innovation opportunities to the global ecosystem of partners and developers.

Why should you install Magento 2 extensions?

Basing on Magento 2.0 version, the vendors like Mageplaza pay attention on creating Magento 2.0 extensions as many as the merchants’ demand. All of the extensions are the open-source module and attached to the detailed user guide, thus it is easy to customize their configuration how to fit with your store in the appearance and the code without any requirement of code experience. Installing Magento 2 extension on your store will aid you to gain the highest achievement of revenue while don’t need to pay money for PHP outsource.

Magento 2 modules takes care of every parameter of your website to convert a visitor to a customer in loyalty group. By providing multiple solutions about sales, promotions, content management,and user engagement, ensure that you can increase the conversion rate by 30%, and then boost your online sales up to 60% with a huge size of loyal customers. The benefits, Magento 2 modules extensions provide, make the online retailers fall in love with them as well as put all their trust to run Magento 2 extensions on the eCommerce store.

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  • insert_chart Change Store Email Addresses

    You can have up to five different email addresses to represent distinct functions or departments for each store or view. In addition to the following predefined email identities, there are three custom identities that you can set up according to your needs:

  • insert_chart Change Welcome Message

    Welcome message is shown in the top right of the header that includes the customer’s name when they logged in. However, with visitors who do not log in your store, a message “Default welcome msg” will be displayed automatically by default Magento 2; and it is impossible to change this default message. Hence, you should make sure that this welcome message have to be more attractive and eye-catching. In previous post I talk about Quick login it is designed for quick login to your Magento 2 store without processing complex register steps.

  • insert_chart Configure Contact Us form and contact email address

    The Contact Us link on the footer of the store is an easy way for customers to keep in touch with you. Customers can complete the form to send a message to your store.

  • insert_chart How to Install Magento 2 with Sample Data

    How To Install Magento 2 - Magento is an ecommerce platform built on open source technology which provides online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, as well as control over the look, content and functionality of their online store. Magento offers powerful marketing, search engine optimization, and catalog-management tools. Ref. Wikipedia.

  • insert_chart How To Stop Brute Force Attacks

    Brute force attacks are becoming very common these days. Most websites are vulnerable to such break-in attempts. The fact that these attacks give severely negative impacts on online stores - million or even billion dollars can be lost, personal data can be misused and violated - rings an alert to store owners. E-commerce business doers seriously care about solutions to get rid of this threat.

  • insert_chart Setup Locale, State, Country

    This tutorial will cover all topics related to: how to set default country, how to set locale in Magento 2 store. Locale Options in Magento 2 provides more details about your store. Setup your store information on Locale Options that determines the timezone, your language and official working days in your area. Also, others can identify your country, tax rate and guest some needed information related to your location.

  • insert_chart Setup store information: phone number, address, VAT number

    Setup store information in order to provides the basic information that will be used on sale documents and in other communications. The Store Information you need to add includes phone number, country, region/state, Zip code, VAT number, etc. Especially, all of the information is flexible to edit whenever you need.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 404 Error Page Not Found in Admin

    After Installing Magento 2 Extensions, you may get errors Magento 2 404 Error Page Not Found. No worries, that is because of the permission in your current session. Let’s follow this guide, we will show you how to resolve 404 Error Page Not Found step by step.

  • insert_chart How to create Magento Connect Account

    Magento Connect supports you to create a free Magento account from Magento Connect website. Your Magento account can be accessed from either the Magento website or from your store’s Admin. With your own Magento account you can view, track your order or find any information that is related to the products or services you have purchased. Remember that, the email address that is used to open a Magento account can be associated with only one account.

  • insert_chart Enable Single Store Mode

    Single-Store Mode is disabled as default that leads to show a scope indicator whenever each configuration setting. Therefore, let enable single-store mode to simplify the display by turning off all Store View options and scope indicators if your Magento Community 2.0 installation has only a single store and view.

  • insert_chart Remove / manage message inbox

    Learn how to manage inbox in Magento 2 is a must because of the major importance of the message. You may lose or later access many important information such as system updates, patches, new releases, scheduled maintenance, upcoming events, and more from Magento if you don’t know how to manage inbox in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Reset admin password

    User Name and Password are the required fields if you want to log in the Magento admin. And it is the huge trouble if you forget one of them. Therefore, resetting admin password is very essential to every store. With Magento 2, “Forgot your password” link is available to click, then a temporary password can be sent to the email address that is associated with the account immediately. If the admin account get lock, this tutorial will help. Let do the following steps to reset your admin password in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Upload Images Product

    In this topic, I will show you how to upload images product step by step. You know that, high-quality images is the strength to make your website more beautiful and have a professional look of your shoppers. If each your product has a collection of images in the catalog, it is hardly surprising to manage a hundreds or thousands of images. Thus, let establish a naming convention for your image files right now, that will makes your track more easily even if you want to find the originals.

  • insert_chart How to Upload Product Videos

    To help your products be more attractive and lively, Magento 2 allows uploading individual video for any product you need. Watching Magento product video will bring a truly overview of your product to customers before purchasing. The more visual product, the more sales is created by the clients.

  • insert_chart How to Change Favicon

    Change Favicon Magento 2 - Favicon is short for “favorite icon”, and refers to the little icon on the tab of each browser page. Depending on the browser, the favicon also appears in the address bar, just before the URL. Favicons are generally 16 x 16 pixels or 32 x 32 pixels in size. Magento accepts ICO, PNG, JPG, and SVG file types, although not all browsers support these formats. The most widely supported file format to use for a favicon is ICO. There are many free tools available online that you can use to generate an ICO image or convert an exiting image to the format.

  • insert_chart How to Change Logo

    As soon as applying the Magento 2 platform for your online store, one of the first things you may want to do is to change the Magento 2 default logo in the header, and upload a favicon for the browser. In the previous tutorial, I discussed about changing Email logo, hope this help you customize your store. Uploading your own logo will make the store more professional and more reliable in the customer’s mind. Especially, the business logo will help you increase the awareness of your brand significantly.

  • insert_chart How to create Configurable Product

    You can create a Configurable Product in Magento 2 through many variations and the Configurable Product differs from a Single product by a drop-down list of option for each variation. That means it is simple for you to track inventory for the product variation because an option is actually a simple product with a unique SKU. This advance is the thing you could have when creating a simple product with custom options, however, it is impossible to track inventory for each variation by that way. Although it takes much time to set up a configurable product, you can save time in the long term of your business’s growing. Therefore, the configurable product type is a good choice for products with multiple options.

  • insert_chart How to create Simple Products

    A simple product, the popular product type in Magento, is the foundation of Grouped Products, Bundle Products, Downloadable Products, Configurable Products and Virtual Products and it is used the most frequently on Magento stores. Thus, Magento store owners can sell the Simple Product separately or sell it as a part of the grouped, bundle or configurable product.

  • insert_chart How to create Bundle Products

    A bundle product includes customizable product that you can build for your own. Each item in the bundle product can be based on one of the product types: Simple Product and Virtual Product. Since then you can set either dynamic or fixed value for a bundle. You can see an example for the bundle product in the following image:

  • insert_chart How to create Downloadable Products

    A downloadable product is a type of product that allow shoppers to get it as a file, such as an eBook, music, video, software application, or update. You can put an album on sale and sell each song individually. In addition, you can use a downloadable product to deliver an electronic version of your product catalog. It is very easy to create the downloadable product for your Magento 2 store.

  • insert_chart How to create Grouped Products

    Gather many simple standalone products into a group which is called Group Product, a type of Magento products. It is possible to base on the variation of simple product to create a set of different products. You can consider the purpose to build a group product like a set of Sprite Yoga Strap.

  • insert_chart How to create Virtual Products

    When owning a store, there are many kinds of items you can sell them while they are divided into two main types: physical products that might be touched or tasted and non-tangible products such as memberships, services, warranties, or subscriptions. Therefore, Magento 2 platform allows you to release both of them and Virtual Products settings will help you create a new non-tangible item without any difficulty.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Color Swatches in Magento 2

    In shopping online, shoppers only base the senses to make a judgment and decide whether they will buy this product or not. Because of that, it is necessary to give the true attributes of the items by Swatches feature such as color, pattern, and texture. For example, you have a shirt and it is more attractive with unique shades of color than flat colors. The more realistic the customers feel, the more products you can sell out. This color swatch can be displayed in Layered Navigation.

  • insert_chart How to upload Images Watermarks

    Applying Images Watermarks allows store owners to protect your product images from unauthorized using by anyone. The image watermark can be the Magento logo or other images as you need with many supported formats like .jpg (jpeg), .gif, or .png. Magento watermark is put on all of your product images while the size, opacity and position are flexible to config. Here is an example for applying an image watermark:

  • insert_chart How to upload Placeholders

    Making a reservation for a product image that is coming soon is a great idea if you haven’t finished the major one yet. The replaced image is called as Placeholder. This means store owners will use a temporary image on the product list page until the offical product image is ready to appear.

  • insert_chart How to Configure SEO

    The Search Engine Optimization in the basic settings of each product in order to make it easy to approach many kinds of clients. From Magneto 2, configuring SEO is smothier and smoothier when it only contains primary fields that support very well to search the product by search engines.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Advanced Pricing

    Setting up Advanced Pricing is one of the advanced settings you will get in specific product setting page. The Advanced Pricing includes two types: Special Price and Tier Price. All of them both support you to create a small promotional campaign as well as make your product more attractive to the store visitors.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Special Price

    Special Price is called as a promtional campaign you will give to shoppers wwithin an exact time. The special price is shown both on the catalog page and product detail page while the ordinary price is grayed out, both of them is liked by word “was” like $30.00 was $36.00.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Tier Price

    From Magento 2 configuration, you can set up tier price efforlessly, that means allowing you to provide the best price as special discount for some products. To get the deal, customers can see on the catalog page or product detail page with short message such as “Buy 2 for $28 each and save 18%”.

  • insert_chart Exception printing is disabled by default for security reasons

    Your store is running Magento 2, when installing new extensions, setting configuration or even server memory is overloaded. You may get this error Exception printing is disabled by default for security reasons Magento 2 But you still don’t know exactly what kind of problem out there. Follow this guide to show the full message.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 You Don't Have Permission To Access This Server

    Your store is running Magento 2 and suddenly got this error You don’t have permission to access /magento on this server. You may get crazy with Linux folder permission in this case. No worries, there is a simple solution for that.

  • insert_chart You Did not Sign in Correctly or Your Account is Temporarily Disabled

    When you try to login to your Magento admin, you got this message You did not sign in correctly or your account is temporarily disabled. You don’t know that you are not using a correct username or password. In this guide, we will show you to how to resolve this sign-in problem You did not sign in correctly or your account is temporarily disabled.

  • insert_chart Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files

    Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files. Please contact your hosting provider Magento 2 After Install Magento 2 package, you may face with the folder permissions error Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files. Please contact your hosting provider. Everytime Magento create a new folder, it will set permission to 770 and may get error in this case. If you change to 755, it is working normally. So how to resolve this error in Magento 2. In this guide, we will show you how to resolve “Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files” correctly.

  • insert_chart How to Change Stock Message

    Stock Message is the little notfication about the in-stock status of the product you have set up the stock before. The Stock Message is “In Stock” or “Out of Stock” on the storeview. Customers will check the availablity of the product through the stock message to move to the checkout process.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Minimum Advertised Price (MAP)

    In the business, the manufacturers always give pricing rules that you are compulsory to obey. You can not issue the product with the lower price than the minimum price they offer and allow you to show on the screen. Therefore, to help you provide the best price for the customers, configuring Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) in Magento 2 is an awesome method for every shop owner.

  • insert_chart How to Manage Inventory

    Manage Inventory for Magento 2 will help store owners manage the quantities of multiple products very well. For each product, you will configure the advanced inventory such as the published quantity, the minimum and maximum quantity of the product.

  • insert_chart How to setup Stock

    Setting up Stock for your products is the smart solution to make the shopping online more professional. You can manage stock for any product you need. You can setup the stock for every product at your store. The setting up the stock allows the shoppers to see the availability of the product they are interested in. On the storefront, “In Stock” and “Out of Stock” will describe this availability.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Product Price Email Alert

    Setting up Product Price Email allows creating a lightly notification about the change of your products. There are two kinds of the product price email from Magento 2: Price Alert and In-Stock Alert. The alert email will be sent to your customers if they sign up to subscribe your alert. To make sure it send to you inbox, you should enable SMTP. From the settings, you need to select the template and the sender for each email.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Product Custom Options

    Configuring Product Custom Options is a simple way to give your customers many choices for detailed products.The input types of an option you can set are text, file, select and date. However, you can manage the custom options in stock because they are just variations of an SKU. If you want to set one option for a bulk of products in magento 2 extensions, let do it for one, and then import the custom option to other items. In previous post we mentioned getting the product options in Magento 2, you may be interested in how to load the product options programmically.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Related, Up-Sell, Cross-Sell Products

    From Magento 2 extensions, there are three types of products: Magento 2 Related Products, Magento 2 Up-sell Products, and Magento 2 Cross-sell Products you should focus if you want to achieve the greater profits in the eCommerce business. The Related Products, Up-sells, and Cross-sells are both the useful information for the purchase when they give more suggestions based on customer’s choice. They are shown at the bottom of the Product Page or Shopping Cart Page.

  • insert_chart How to create a new category

    Creating a new category is the essential way to establish the logic flow for your management in the settings. Besides, customers will find the searching on your website professional instead of making the appearances of all items chaos. The category is shown as a big tree with branches in the lower. Each new category created by store owners will be assigned to a relevant parent category. Any unavailable category is hidden with gray. The position of category can be reordered when you drag, hold and drop it to the new location. Moreover, in the top of each category page, the category is marked by an ID number that is next to the category name.

  • insert_chart How to Create a Product Attribute

    When you go shopping, there are many features your customers will consider how to fit with their needs such as the size of a shirt or the color of a bag, etc. And if you are running a Magento 2 store, creating product attributes is completively easy for you. First of all, let’s start with the definition of the product attribute. You can follow create product attribute programmactically post if you want to create product attributes in any special case.

  • insert_chart How to Hide Categories

    Hiding Category is making the category invisible in the customer view and navigation menu while it is linked to other places on your store. The hidden category will perfect the internal purpose or any demand from store admins.

  • insert_chart How to Create a New Root Category

    The Root Category in the category tree is like the doyen in a family with many offsprings. You will see that the category tree has the upside-down structure because the root is on the top with many subcategories in the lower level. And each category contains many products in it. You can see the following category tree:

  • insert_chart Configure the Wishlist

    Wishlist is a great tool to keep customers. In this post, we will show you how to setup wishlist. Customers often hesitate to purchase your products and take a bunch of time considering before they place an order. Thus, for more convenient purchase in the next visit, it is helpful if you create a wish list where the registered customers can save all the wanted items, and they can add to cart any time. The wish list is managed well on the dashboard of the customer account.

  • insert_chart Setup Refer Email to a Friend

    To expand the awareness of your brand, Magento 2 allows inviting products to friends via email by setting up the Refer Email to a Friend in the configuration. For the easier way, Email a Friend link appears along with an envelope icon instantly on the product page. Just clicking on the link, customers are navigated to the Email to a Friend page, then complete all information of the email. It is possible to send to multiple recipients; however, to avoid the spam, you should limit the number of sharing products in one hour and the number of recipients per sent email. There is a complete Affiliate solution for your Magento 2 store, read more.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Configure Shipping Methods

    Configure Free Shipping Method is considered as a part of promotion program you offer customers. The free shipping method is applied based on the mimum purchase or the condition of cart price rule you set. In addition, the shipping method can be set for certain producst or an entire order, that depends on your current strategy.

  • insert_chart Setup a Cart Price Rule

    Using Magento 2 platform, you can create a promotion program with a discount amount to encourage customers to buy more. Today, I will guide you how to create Cart Price Rule, one of the promotion programs in Magento 2 store.

  • insert_chart Create a Catalog Price Rule

    After installing Magento 2, your store arms many powerful marketing solutions that are very helpful to optimize your revenues perfectly. One of the tools is Price Rule that allows store admins to offer special price to the buyers. You can learn about Cart Price Rule in the last post, and in this post we’re talking about Catalog Price Rule and how to create it.

  • insert_chart Create Coupon Codes

    In the Cart Price Rule, Coupon Code is created so that buyers at your store will get the discounted price. The Coupon Code can be generated individually or in bulk for a certain customer group or specific individuals depending on your purpose. Coupons can be sent to others via emails, or included in newsletters, catalogs, and advertisements such as banners on the website.

  • insert_chart Setup Free Shipping Promotion

    Free Shipping is one of the promotion programs you can set up on Magento 2 when customers don’t need to pay any fee for your delivery. Therefore, they feel more comfortable and this marketing strategy can encourage them to purchase more.

  • insert_chart Setup Buy X Get Y Free

    Setup Buy X Get Y Free is one of the actions when you create the Shopping Cart Price Rule. With the promotion, customers can receive an amount of discount (Y is the discount amount) if there is the quantity of products (X) you have set before and all conditions of the rule are met. The format of the discount will appear as the following:

  • insert_chart Setup Discount with Minimum Purchase

    One of the most popular marketing strategies is offering sales and promotions for customers as this encourages or forces buyers to even buy more. Hence, let’s dig more deeply how to setup Discount with Minimum Purchase in Magento 2 that will help you increase your sales significantly.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Order Status and Order State

    Magento 2 is the favourite platform for every store to boost online sales dramatically. It is excellent if many orders are placed. However, by then, you will find it diffcult and waste much time on having thousands of orders managed effectively. Let’s follow the guides in this post to help you manage Order Staus and Order State better. The more time saved, the more profits earned.

  • insert_chart Create Coupons Usage Report

    Coupon is the encoded serial that allows getting the discount when customers apply it in the checkout process. You can come back the Create Coupon Codes in Magento 2 to learn how to create a specific coupon code in the easy way. There is a way to create mass coupon codes, customers can apply coupon by clicking that you provide, learn more.

  • insert_chart How to Change Email Logo

    Email Logo is inserted into the header and footer of a transactional email message. Similarly to the Store Logo, the Email Logo is also one of the best ways for the audience to identify your brand easily and at same time, your store becomes more reliable to the visitors. Therefore, right after installing Magento 2 successfully, the very first thing to do is replacing the Magento 2 Default Logo by your own one. If you sent emails to spam box, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Configure Payment Failed Email

    In the previous topic, we discussed how to Configure Sales Email, and today you can follow these steps to configure Payment Failed Email, a notification email that is auto-sent to the recipients. This message informs the failure of the payemnt method when customers use it in the checkout process. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Configure Sales Email

    You can have an overview of configuring the Sales Emails from the topic: Change Store Email Addresses, but in this tutorial, I will give you the detailed guides to setup the sales emails in Magento 2. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Customize Email Template, Transactional Email

    Transactional Email is the short message that is sent by the system as a response to customer’s activities on your site while a default template for the body content is supported and associated with the header and footer template for a completed email. Especially, because the format of the content is HTML and CSS, it is flexible to customize the email template for magento 2 store how to fit with each website or each store view. It is easty to customize by inserting variables and saving it in the backend, your custom email template will be available to use. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart How to Flush Cache Command Line in Magento 2

    How to flush Cache Command Line in Magento 2 is a general topic when you guys using Magento store. Magento 2 has 12 cache types by default. There are 5 simple commands to manage cache in command line. In this post I will show you to conduct each command line step by step.

  • insert_chart Service Temporarily Unavailable

    Service Temporarily Unavailable Magento 2 or Unable to proceed: the maintenance mode is enabled is a common error in Magento 1 and Magento 2 during Magento store or Magento extension installation process. In this post, I will show you how to resolve this issue.

  • insert_chart Email Template List

    Email Template List includes a variety of customizable templates while each template is correspdonding to different activities such as Customer Account, Customer Activity, Newsletters, Promotions, etc.

  • insert_chart Change Customer Address Template in Invoices, Shipments, Credit Memo PDF

    Follow this post to learn how to change Customer Address Template in Invoices, Shipments, credit memo PDF in Magento 2. The address template will determine the format of customer address including billing address, shipping address and customer address information that are shown in customer accounts.

  • insert_chart Add Order ID, Customer IP Address in Invoice

    In this post, you will be instructed how to add Order ID and Customer IP Address in Invoice in Magento 2. The order ID and customer IP address will be shown in the header of sales documents like invoice, shipment and credit memo. Just follow the simple guide to allow displaying Order ID and Customer IP in your sale documents.

  • insert_chart Change PDF Invoice Logo, Shippment logo

    In this post, I would like to introduce how to create or change Magento 2 PDF Invoice Logo. As Magento 2 Invoice, the default template is not beautiful with default logo from Magento. You should use your business logo to replace it and show on invoice to brand your business.

  • insert_chart Configure Newsletters

    Configuring Newsletter in the backend is required if you want to create newsletters for your site. Newsletters are important documents to inform clients regularly of your store’s activities particularly as promotions, discounts or loyalty programs. Thus, setting up newsletters is the perfect step for customer loyalty.

  • insert_chart Show Breadcrumbs to CMS Pages

    A breadcrumb trail is used as a navigational aid that includes a set of links which help users keep track of their locations. Users can quickly return to the previous page by just a click on any link shown in breadcrumb trail. Usually, the breadcrumb trail will be located below the header. In this topic, I will show you a simple way to Add Breadcrumbs to CMS Pages in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Add, Manage, Export Subscribers

    In Magento 2, you can manage effectively the subscription list. You can view all subscribers, take action as changing status to unsubscribe and even deleting the marked subscriber if necessary. Whenever customers request to unsubscribe your email, you should take action in a short period of time to satisfy them, if not that may make your customers unhappy and build negative perspectives on your site.

  • insert_chart Create Newsletter Templates

    To make your newsletters in the best practice, Magento 2 allows store admins to configure the newsletter settings and create a newsletter template. In the last topic, you have learnt about How to confifure Newsletter in Magento 2, and today, I will show you the steps to create the great newsletter template.

  • insert_chart Enable, Manage RSS Feeds

    RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication or Really Simple Syndication or RDF Site Summary. The RSS Feeds is an XML-based data format that is used to publish your information online to many customers quickly and at the same time who register to follow the update of your products and promotions. Applying the RSS feed for your store means the customers can be informed about any additions to products, specials, categories, and coupons by auto-sending the email to the suscribers.

  • insert_chart Send Newsletters Manually to customer group

    With Magento 2, you can send the newsletter to customer groups in the manual way after creating the newsletters based on the newsletter configuration and the newsletter template. Are you ready to send them to the subcribers in the exact time as you need?

  • insert_chart Configure Layered Navigation with Filterable Attributes

    Configure Layered Navigation Magento 2 from Magento 2 default is designed as a convenient sitemap on your Magento 2 store. The Layered Navigation is usually placed on the left of the category page with list of categories and price range. Thus, instead of going around your store, the customers only need to describe their demands through the criterias filter, and they will get the desired items very quickly. However, if you want to give more criterias for the searching as well as enhance customer’s experience on your site, you can refer to Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension, an advanced filter from Mageplaza.

  • insert_chart Configure Price Filter - Price Navigation

    Layered Navigation in Magento 2 default is designed as a convenient sitemap on your Magento 2 store. The navigation is usually placed on the left of the category page with a list of categories and price range. Thus, instead of going around your store, the customers only need to describe their demands through the criterias filter, and they will get the desired items very quickly. However, if you want to give more criterias for the searching as well as enhance customer’s experience on your site, you can refer to Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension, an advanced filter from Mageplaza.

  • insert_chart Configure Product Listings

    In this post, I will introduce how to configure product listings in Magento 2. Setting the effective way to show your product listings will help encourage customers to buy more and customers will conveniently and easily find their preferred products. You can set the default number product listing to be appeared as a list or in a grid. In the backend, you can also determine the selection number of products appearing per page and select which attribute is used to sort the list. Moreover, as you need, you can set to allow customers to view all products per page or not. Build a product recommendation system like Amazon such as You also may like, frequently bought together, who bought this also bought.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Search: Catalog search in Magento 2

    In this post, i will introduce how to configure Search or Catalog search in Magento 2. Setting the minimum and maximum number of characters that can be submitted in a query that is an important part when you adjust the Catalog Search configuration. For example: you can choose the minimum number 1 and the maximum number 148.

  • insert_chart Configure the Pagination Controls

    The Pagination Controls is the format from Magento 2 for the product listing. You can set the number of links that appear in the control, and configure the Next and Previous links. To appear the pagination link, it is required when the number of products that need to be shown is greater than the permitted amount in the product list settings.

  • insert_chart Add Search Terms

    Adding more Search Terms is a necessary thing to make the customers’s finding any items with ease. In this tutorial, let feel comfortable to apply new words for searching your products in the catalog. If you want to learn how to configure the Search Terms, follow our previous topic, and track the Search Terms Report in the next one.

  • insert_chart Configure Popular Search Terms

    Search Terms is configured by admins on Magento 2 stores, that means customers need to type the keywords of the needed products and get them on the search results. And interestingly, you can make an small survey of the customer demands via the search terms by tracking what the clients are looking for on your store. When the number of searches for an unvavailable product are enough large, it is time to add it to your catalog. However, at this time, if the customers leave without any item, you can adjust the following ways:

  • insert_chart Enable Flat Catalog

    Using Flat Catalog will help you speed up your product collection instead of managing the catalog data in many tables by the Entity Attribute Value (EAV). When your store applies the Flat Catalog, the new tables on the fly are generated and they will store all necessary data related to your products or categories.

  • insert_chart Report Search Terms

    Support the Search Terms Report is one of the most helpful utilities from Magento 2. The report will show the number of results as well as the number of times a term is used. Moreover, any data will be stored and filtered by terms, stores, results, and hits. Export them as you need for further analysis.

  • insert_chart Automatic Product Redirects

    From Magento 2 backend, store admins can auto-generate a permanent product redirect whenever the URL key of a product changes. To apply the URL Redirect, let mark Create Permanent Redirect for Old URL checkbox that apppears beneath the Search Engine Optimization section. At that time, your store is already ready to set for the automatic product redirects as updating the URL key.

  • insert_chart Configure Sitemap

    Configuring the sitemap in Magento 2 Admin allows you to apply an awesome Magento tool with a document file which contains all of website’s URL and possibly direct people to any page on Magento stores quickly. In addition to the utility of direction, the sitemap is also an easy way to point what pages are ready for crawling to any search engines, that is very useful for your better SEO.

  • insert_chart Search Engine Friendly URL - URL Rewrite

    Configure URL Rewrite Magento 2 is one of the most awesome tools by Magento 2 that allows you to edit any URL links to a product, category or CMS page. After enabling the rewrite, the visitors who access the previous link will be navigated to the new address to get more information.

  • insert_chart Create Category Rewrites

    With the URL Rewrites tool, you can create both Product Rewrites, and CMS page even Category Rewirtes in order to redirect the vistors to the another URL instead of the previous address if there is any change in the category.

  • insert_chart Create CMS Page Rewrites

    Beside Product and Category, CMS Page is one of three elements store admins can redirect the visitors to another link if there is any change on the CMS page. With URL Rewrtie tool from Magento 2, the URL of content page or other page can be set for the rewrite.

  • insert_chart Create Product URL Rewrite

    Creating the Product URL Rewrite means you can change the product link for better SEO and make your site more friendly with the visitors. However, during the rewrite process, you should know what Target Path and Request Path are.

  • insert_chart Create URL Rewrites

    URL Rewrite is one of the most awesome tools by Magento 2 that allows you to edit any URL linking to a product, category or CMS page. After enabling the rewrite, the visitors who access the old link will be navigated to the new address to get more information.

  • insert_chart Enable Canonical Meta Tag

    Learn how to enable Canonical Meta Tag in Magento 2 by following this topic. The canonical meta tag is a very important meta tag in SEO and using the canonical meta tag can improve your site ranking and concentrate pageviews. It helps a lot in solving duplicate content problems when there are multiple URLs containing identical or very similar content so that the search engines can index exactly your preferred URL.

  • insert_chart Enable and Submit Sitemap to Search Engines

    A sitemap is the optimized solution helping index your store to search engines, simultaneously, the sitemap is designed specially and friendly in order to that web crawlers can find pages without any difficulties. Thus, let’s follow this tutorial to learn the steps to enable and submit the sitemap to search engines in Magento 2, and let’s learn how to configure the sitemap in our next post.

  • insert_chart Configure the Default Page

    In this topic, I will introduce how to configure the default CMS page. The default page is a page which will be appeared when click on base URL. Often home page is configured as default page. When a “Page Not Found” error occurs, the default page will be shown.

  • insert_chart Setup Google Adwords Conversion Tracking

    Google Adwords and Google Universal Analytics are both the awesome Google tools that help you optimize your content, analyze your traffic, and connect your catalog to shopping aggregators and marketplaces. Meanwhile, Google Adwords tool allows store owners advertise their websites as ads in the Google Search Results. With the Google Adwords, you have great chances to approach to the visitors, simultaneously, it is easy to manage the advertising campaigns.

  • insert_chart Setup Google Universal Analytics

    Google Universal Analytics and Google Adwords are both the awesome Google tools that help you optimize your content, analyze your traffic, and connect your catalog to shopping aggregators and marketplaces. Meanwhile, Google Universal Analytics tool allows you to get a new and more flexible tracking code that lets you collect data from any digital device.

  • insert_chart Add a New CMS Page

    Add CMS Page Magento 2 - Adding a New CMS Page is an easy action you can do with Magento 2 Configuration. From the backend, the new page is created by text, images, blocks of content, variables, and frontend. All of them are designed friendly for both search engines that crawl the metadata of the page and people who access your page.

  • insert_chart Add New CMS Blocks

    That is easy to add new CMS Blocks in Magento 2 from Magento Admin panel. You can set which position to show the block that may be one page, group of pages or any pages. Creating the block title and identifier to determine the block and easily to manage. The content of the block will be conveniently created with the editor that allows you to format text, create links and tables, images, videos, and audio. Moreover, if you prefer to work with the HTML code, you just click on Show / Hide Editor button. To add a new CMS Block in Magento 2 you can follow these simple steps which are given bellow.

  • insert_chart Configure Robots.txt

    As you know, configuring robot.txt is important to any website that is working on a site’s SEO. Particularly, when you configure the sitemap to allow search engines to index your store, it is necessary to give web crawlers the instructions in the robot.txt file to avoid indexing the disallowed sites. The robot.txt file, that resides in the root of your Magento installation, is directive that search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Bing can recognize and track easily. In this post, I will introduce the guides to configure the robot.txt file so that it works well with your site.

  • insert_chart Enable Merge CSS, JavaScript

    All separated CSS files and CSS files and JavaScript Files can be merged into one single or condensed file that helps to optimize your site and reduce page loading time. After merging, a merged CSS file or JavaScript Files will be shown without line breaks and be disallowed to edit the file. To enable Merge CSS, JavaScript in Magento 2 you can follow some simple steps which are given bellow.

  • insert_chart Insert Images

    The inserting images is an essential thing when you create a new page on your store. In addition to the new page process, Magento 2 provides the WYSIWYG editor tool, which allows you to work in a “What You See Is What You Get” view of the content. And on the WYSIWYG bar, you can see the Insert Image icon, just tap it to add any image you need on the CMS page.

  • insert_chart Install a New Theme

    Installing a new theme for Magento 2 store is necessary and should be one of the tasks in priority. That is easy to find many beautiful themes in Magento Marketplaces or through searching tools. You can assign installation task to the theme vendor or install a new theme by yourself by following their installation guide and user guide.

  • insert_chart Download Magento 2

    To download the Magento 2 version has never been easier as it does not require login to download Magento version. Mageplaza collects all Magento 1 and Magento 2 versions in this list. We are updating the list frequently. We pulled all Magento 2 versions from Magento Github official and Magento.com site, and Magento 1 versions from OpenMage Github (mirror versions).

  • insert_chart Add Social Widget without extension: Facebook Social Plugins

    Adding Social Widget by Magento 2 default is a great way to lead your brand more close to every audience, especially as Facebook Social Plugin because the coverage of Facebook becomes larger and larger as well as the number of Facebookers is increasing dramatically. Thus, today we will help you know how to add a Facebook Like Button to your store without any Magento extension.

  • insert_chart Enable or disable reorders

    Enable reorders in Magento 2 helps customer to reorder after they complete their purchase. Customers can make reorders immediately from their account or ask admins to reorder in the backend. If you don’t want to allow customers to reorder, you should consider that because reorder feature is enabled by default.

  • insert_chart Insert a Widget into Sidebar

    Magento 2 provides an XML Widget file that allows you to manage the page layout as well as place CMS Blocks at any position on the page. In the tutorial today, I will instruct you how to insert a Widget into Sidebar with two elements: “Configure a Widget” and “Configure a Layout Update”.

  • insert_chart Rediect to Customer Dashboard after Login

    That is easy to configure the Redirect to customer dashboard after login in Magento 2 feature in backend. With Magento 2 you can enable or disable redirecting customers to customer dashboard after they log in. If you want to let customers stay on a current page or continue shopping, you should consider that feature because redirect feature is enabled by default.

  • insert_chart Schedule Change Design

    Set the schedule to change design feature is supported in Magento 2 that helps you effectively create the variation of design and manage them easily. You will probably change your store design and theme many times to fit with your seasonal promotions, marketing strategies, even creation new images. Moreover, configuring the period of time to change the design helps you save time a lot and the new design will be changed well-timed.

  • insert_chart Configure Flat Rate Shipping Method

    Flat Rate Shipping Method is a simple solution to configure the shipping method at your store. It charges a fixed shipping fee for any order with different sizes or weights or any shipping addresses. Because it is easy to configure and apply, the flat rate shipping is popular to many carries.

  • insert_chart Configure Free Shipping Method

    Configure Free Shipping Method is considered as a part of promotion program you offer customers. The free shipping method is applied based on the mimum purchase or the condition of cart price rule you set. In addition, the shipping method can be set for certain product or an entire order, that depends on your current strategy.

  • insert_chart Configure Multiple Addresses Shipping

    That is easy to configure shipping multiple addresses in Magento 2 in backend. In this topic I will introduce the easiest way to help you configure multiple addresses shipping that allows customers to have their orders delivered to more than one address at checkout page. In some cases, this feature is necessary for customers when they want to order multiple products and ship to multiple shipping addresses.

  • insert_chart Configure Table Rates Shipping Method

    Applying Table Rates Shipping to calculate the shipping fee bases on the combination of conditions such as Weight v. Destination, Price v. Destination, and # of Items v. Destination. All are listed in a table rate file that you can export and import in Magento 2 settings. When the customer ask for a quote, the results appear in the shipping estimate section of the shopping cart.

  • insert_chart Create Custom Order Status

    Order Status is the options to notify both customers and store owners about the order progress when an order is created while each order status is corresponding to a state in the Order Status Workflow that is shown in details by the previous topic. And this post will refer to how to create custom order status in magento 2.

  • insert_chart Configure Shipping Policy

    Store owners should clarify the shipping policy for customer during checkout. The shipping policy of each store will be different with each other, so to verify that customer know exactly your shipping policy is necessary for store owners.

  • insert_chart Set Password Options for Customers

    Password is a unique key that customers must use to access their accounts on your store, but it is unfornate if they forgot what the password for the registration is. With Magento 2 plaform, you can set password options for these customers to help them retrieve the passwords with ease.

  • insert_chart Order Status Workflow

    Order Status Workflow in Magento 2

  • insert_chart Configure UPS Carrier

    Configuring United Parcel Service (UPS) Carrier will help you associate any addresses in the domestic event or internation. The number of countries UPS shipping method supports by land and air is greater than 220 countries, so it is flexible to deliver goods.

  • insert_chart Configure USPS Carrier

    Configuring United States Postal Service (USPS) Carier allows you to offer the domestic and intertional shipping services on ground or airway conveniently. This is the service of United States goverment.

  • insert_chart Create a New Store View

    Magento 2 allows you to create multiple store views with different languages. The store view name will be shown in the language chooser in the header. Users can click the prefered store view in the language chooser to change the store view. With this feature, store owners can satisfy all customers coming from different countries with different languages around the world.

  • insert_chart Configure DHL Carrier

    Integrating DHL Shipping Methods into your Magento 2 store, your customers are allowed to ask for anything to ship, for example, goods, letters, even and information. The DHL is the perfect solution to focus customer’s demands by now.

  • insert_chart Configure FedEx Carrier

    FedEx Carrier is one of the most reputable shipping service companies while the FedEx Carrier comes with many ways to ship your products to customers regardless of distance like air, freight, and ground services.

  • insert_chart Print Credit Memos

    In the previous topic, I instructed How to change Customer Address Template in Credit Memo in Magento 2. In this article, I am going to show you how to Print Credit Memos in Magento 2

  • insert_chart Print Invoices, Multiple Invoices

    In the previous topics, I instructed how to create the invoices and how to configure the invoices in Magento 2. In this post, I will continue with an easy guide to show you how to print the single invoice and multiple invoices in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Configure Action Log

    Magento 2 supports you to configure admin action log that will help you to manage and track all the activities of administrators. You can view log history on the grid and know what has been done in your store admin panel and know who performed it. That feature is very important to help you manage effectively your system. Also, you can view the IP and date on action log.

  • insert_chart Configure Multiple Language Website

    Configuring multiple language website in Magento 2 is the important settings that will make your store more friendly with the global audience because the customers feel comfortable to use the favourite languages as a native website without the language barrier.

  • insert_chart Configure Store URLs

    Understanding exactly about the configuration of store URLs as well as all types of URLs is necessary for you in developing a Magento 2 store. There are 3 types of URL, for example:

  • insert_chart Create New Admin User

    From Magento 2 configuration, you can create admin user accounts as many as you need but they will be set in different access level if you ask. For example, you can assign the view and change only for websites or stores without any global settings or data.

  • insert_chart Enable Admin Login Captcha

    Adding captcha requirement to the Admin signin and Forgot password page helps increase your store security to the next level. The captcha number will be able to reload unlimitedly when users click on the Reload icon.

  • insert_chart Enable Customer Login / Register Captcha

    Magento 2 supports administrators to set CAPTCHA requirement for each time customers log into their accounts. The website is enabled to avoid spam and the Robots login to website. Thus, this feature will increase effectively your store security. To protect your store, you should enable Admin login Captcha and install Security module.

  • insert_chart Setup Multiple Stores

    Setting up Multiple Stores Magento 2 is one of the variable functionalities Magento 2 brings to store owners. This feature allows you to create stores as many as you need only in the single configuration. All stores share the same domain, be set up as subdomains of the same domain, or have entirely different domain, yet possibly share the same backend for the easier adminstration.

  • insert_chart Setup Multiple Websites

    The website is the top-level container for sites, shipping methods, payment methods, and so on. And if you want to create completely separate sites that do not share the cart, shipping methods, and so on, it is obligatory to create separate websites that will use the same domain or different domains. Thus, today, I’m going to instruct you how to set up multiple websites for Magento 2 stores properly.

  • insert_chart Translate CMS Pages

    Translating CMS Pages is one of the supported way to develop your business on the global. This means you can create a translated site and then make it visible on a specific store view for your customers. To set the content page for the translation, you have to create a new page with the same URL to assign it to the store. After configuring, you will update the CMS page for the specific view with the translated text.

  • insert_chart Translate Products into Other Language

    Translating Product information into other languages is a must in the global busniess. Magento 2 supports multi-stores and multi-languages, that makes your stores more friendly with any audiences from different nations.

  • insert_chart Configure Content Delivery Network (CDN)

    Configure CDN Magento 2 - Content Delivery Network (CDN) is one of the advanced solutions when your site performance is too low to load and too long to wait while the web loading time is an important factor which affect your user experience, as well as SEO. Unlike full-page cache, Content Delivery Network (CDN) is not fully integrated into Magento 2 Store, so you need to choose and configure a CDN for own.

  • insert_chart Configure Cronjob - Schedule Tasks

    Configure Cronjob in Magento 2 (Schedule Tasks) allows some operations run automatically on your Magento 2 site via a script you have written in the configuration. The operations you can control their scheduling from Magento Scheduler include:

  • insert_chart Configure Value Added Tax (VAT)

    Configuring Value Added Tax (VAT) from Magento 2 backend is the great solution in order to solve the conflict of the different VAT calculations, namely the store is located at different stages and the type of goods you provide are products, materials, or services. With VAT functionailty, you can create the data management table that contains your country, VAT rate, customer types, and so on.

  • insert_chart Create a New Tax Rate

    With Magento 2, you can create a lot of new tax rates based on different geographical areas (states or countries). Adding the tax rates is under the control of the “Tax Zones and Rates” tool to direct multiple taxes to a specific region. Based on the tax settings of the stores, the system will calculate the tax correctly for customer’s order after all order information are completed.

  • insert_chart Create Backup

    Creating backups for your Magento 2 site is so urgent and necessary that you can protect all data from the disappearance through Backup Management if there is any change or break on the site. Especially, these database will be auto-restored in the right places where they need to be.

  • insert_chart Create User Role

    In this topic, we are going to show you how to Create a user role in Magento 2. We are going to guide you how to add a new user rule and assign an exist user account to the above role. Let’s check the following steps:

  • insert_chart Setup Fixed Product Tax

    Applying the Fixed Product Tax (FPT) is one of the tax options that is supported well by Magento 2. Unlike other taxes such as VAT or sale taxes that are calculated with a percentage of the order price, the FPT gives customers a fixed number for the tax. Therefore, instead of confuring the tax rates and the tax rules, from Magento 2 configuration, you need to set the conditions of the product attributes. With the help of attributes, the FPT is auto-added to the payment process.

  • insert_chart Setup Tax Rules

    Setting up the Tax Rules for Magento 2 stores is an essential configuration so that you apply them to each order on a specific website. Meanwhile, the tax rule is the perfect association of customer tax class, product tax class, and tax rates. Depending on the customer assigned to the customer tax class, the product belonging to ơthe product tax class(https://www.mageplaza.com/kb/how-to-setup-fixed-product-tax-magento-2.html) as well as the offered tax rate, Magento 2 system will auto-calculate the tax exactly for each order on your store.

  • insert_chart Configure Canadian Tax

    Today, we will together learn how to configure Canadian Tax and specifically how to create GST tax rates for Canada and PST tax rates for Saskatchewan in Magento 2 settings. All instructions are given in details to make sure that the tax rules and rates are correct to apply for your Canadian Tax.

  • insert_chart Configure Currency

    Configure Currency Magento 2 to determine what currency customers are allowed to use when checking out on your store. The currency symbol will appear in product prices and sales documents such as orders and invoices. Most interestingly, store admins are able to customize its appearance if needed.

  • insert_chart Configure EU Tax

    Let’s go with EU Tax Configurations from Magento 2 in this tutorial. With this example, you will follow the steps to set up the tax rules and rates on two store views: France and Germany. The guides are shown clearly to make sure that the tax rules and rates are correct to apply for your EU Tax in the allowed jurisdiction.

  • insert_chart Configure Full Page Cache

    Configure Full Page Cache Magento 2 - The cache management system that will help you improve the performance of your site better and better. In addition, the Magento system will auto-show a notice at the top of the workplace if it is time to refresh the cache. Just follow the Cache Management link and flush the invalid caches.

  • insert_chart Configure Shipping Labels

    I will introduce how to configure shipping label in Magento 2 in this topic. Let update country of manufacture and complete the store information to configure shipping label. If you have multiple stores and the contact information differs from the default, complete the configuration in your store for each carrier that you plan to use.

  • insert_chart Configure US Tax

    How to Configure US Tax is one of the examples I want to give you after learning about tax rules and tax rates in Magento 2. In this topic, I will give you the detailed instruction of the US tax configuration that surely helps the tax rules and rate apply for your tax in the correct way.

  • insert_chart Create new API information for Integration

    Today, my topic will point out the steps you need to follow to Create new API Intergration Magento 2 that means integrating your Magento store with a third-party API. The workflow of the API Integration is setting up the location of 0Auth credentials from the Magento Admin, redirecting URL for third-party integrations, and identifying the available API resources that are needed for the integration.

  • insert_chart Create Product Attribute

    Store owners can choose the way to create Attribute either during working on a product or from the Product Attributes page. In this topic I will introduce an easy way to create product attribute in Magento 2. Make sure you complete all three following steps to get the task done. You can add a new product attribute set here. Build a product recommendation system like Amazon, see how.

  • insert_chart Create Product Attribute Sets

    Creating product attributes and attribute sets are very important part of the Magento system. Store owner should create product attribute first and then create product attribute sets. Remember that you are enable to change an attribute set which assigned to [a product(https://www.mageplaza.com/kb/how-create-simple-product-magento-2.html) even after the product has been created. In the previous topic, I showed you the way to Create Product Attribute. In this topic, I will continue to show you the way to create product attribute sets.

  • insert_chart Create Shipping Labels

    With Magento 2, it is easy for store admins to create shipping labels for both new and existing orders. However, before you begin creating the shipping labels, you need your own shipping carrier account from UPS, USPS, FedEx, and DHL, then complete the content of the package. In this tutorial, I will guide you in detail how to work with the shipping carrier, create the shipping labels and print them for the delivery. A single order is placed for each package delivered, and a single shipment with multiple packages will receive multiple shipping labels.

  • insert_chart Insert New Products List in Widget

    New product list is necessary to inform customers with latest products which are marked as “New” and selected from the catalog. This tutorial will help you produce your own News Products List to catch your customers’ attention. The list can be set to display in the default which automatically contains recent added items or demonstrates only new items specified by a Date Range.

  • insert_chart Configure Check Money Order Payment Method

    The Check Money Order Payment Method is the replacement of credit cards for online stores that customers can pay by check or money order. This payment method is normally set as default in Magento Community Edition 2.0 and you can now accept payments by check or money order. Actually, the check money order can be determined to be only approved for some specific countries. To manage Check Money Payment Method, you can follow the steps in the guidance below.

  • insert_chart Configure Bank Transfer Payment Method

    Because of the flourish of Banking Industry, Bank Transfer Payment Method becomes a required payment method for every purchase in the world. Therefore, it is clear that Magento 2.0 allows you to configure Bank Transfer Payment Method in the admin interface. This payment method also has the feature to only permit customers from specific countries to use depending on the merchant’s bank location and requirement.

  • insert_chart Configure Cash On Delivery Payment Method

    Cash On Delivery is a type of transaction in which the customer makes payment to shipping carrier when receiving the good. This payment method is popular and convenient for buyers who do not prefer online payment methods but still want to send items to a certain address. With Magento Community Edition 2.0, you can accept and adjust Cash On Delivery payments for your store. Cash On Delivery payment method is approved by admins for only customers from specific countries and recipients can make payment by cash, check or money order.

  • insert_chart Configure Purchase Order Payment Method

    Commercial customers can be allowed to use Purchase Order to afford for purchases with anterior authorization by referencing the PO number. This payment method is usually applied for wholesale orders. This time, we would like to guide you to set the configuration for Purchase Order payment method. Noting that before accepting payment by purchase order, you should set the credit worthiness of the commercial customer.

  • insert_chart Configure Zero Subtotal Checkout Payment Method

    People will never say no to free products; therefore Zero Subtotal Checkout is the payment method needed for the order that its grand total equals zero. Zero-grand total order may be the result of a discount or applied coupon with free shipping or created manually by admins due to any problem happened with the products in the last orders. This payment method is enabled by default in Magento 2.0 and you can customize some advanced configuration in the backend as the instruction below.

  • insert_chart Configure PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method

    PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method is the most convenient payment method on the internet nowadays. It is confirmed that integrating PayPal on your store can increase conversion rate twice and raise the overall customers up to 29%. PayPal is trusted and used widely for its fast checkout; utility when accepting debit card, credit card and almost currencies in the world; as well as absolute security. For all the reasons above, PayPal Express Checkout appear on every online store. To manage PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method on your Magento website, let’s follow the steps below.

  • insert_chart Secure Your Admin

    It is important to ensure and upgrade the security of your administration. Hence, you should manage the setting to Secure Your Admin to protect your system as well as to suit the characteristics of your store. To help you understand about the security function that Magento 2 supplies, let me instruct you how to find and configure admin security effectively.

  • insert_chart Security Checklist

    Security Checklist - File Permissions in Magento 2 - A store website always consists of finance information which hackers want to steal and make use of. Once these types of information are taken, There will be a huge damage to both merchants and customers. When what customers lost are their personal and payment information, merchants may suffer hundred times more. For instance, a customer clicks on any location on your website and is directed to another link which contains viruses, thief, and immediately break into their bank accounts. This absolutely causes the decline in your store reliability and you can even stand on the risk of being threatened with lawsuits.

  • insert_chart Configure Authorize.Net Direct Post

    Authorize.Net Direct Post is useful for Magento website that has a plenty of stores as merchants who can totally manage their checkout pages. Particularly, merchants have the own accounts on Authorize.Net and they will complete all checkout content and forms on their sites. In fact, this will bring more security for merchant payment information as the form is posted to Authorize.Net’s secure servers. It is clearly visible that Authorize.Net Direct Post plays the role of third-party in Magento site as same as PayPal. However, with Authorize.Net, customers can finish the transaction process while remaining in Magento store, instead of being redirected to the third-party website.

  • insert_chart Import Export Tax Rates

    As everyone may know, tax rates vary according to geographic location. Though managing tax rates is not a big deal when you sell your products only in some specific countries, it can be a huge problem when your target customers are located worldwide. It is not hard to see that nobody can follow all customers orders to add tax rates or leave a tax rates field for customers to apply by themselves which is kind of tricky to find out and enter the right rate.

  • insert_chart Import Products

    Magento 2.0 allows you to Import Products data to add or update the products, replace existing data and delete entities. This feature helps save a lot of time compared with manually configuring. Actually, almost data in Magento is concluded in CSV files (Comma Separated Value file) which appears similar to Excel file but simpler. Therefore, we recommend you to become familiar with CSV files to import and export other types of data besides of products such as customer data, customer address data and product images. And the following is the instruction to import products to your Magento store. Let’s begin!

  • insert_chart Export Products All Data, Filter and Exclude Attributes

    If you have not got used to the database of Magento yet, I recommend you to Export Products and open the CSV files to make acquaintance with the structure. It is obvious to see that when you are familiar with the structure of your database, you can manage your information effectively. Moreover, Export Products Data is not only for the purpose of helping you get familiar with the database, It is also used as another tool to back up your product data or to save data for other intents such as to import data on another site.

  • insert_chart Import All Products with Images

    In the topic How to Import Products in Magento 2, there is Images File Directory field of the path leading to your product image file. To explain for the presence of the Images File Directory field, Magento has its own directory structure for product images which is alphabetically organized and the path to the specific image is included in the import product file. Actually, you can upload the image file on Magento server or external server after login with the correct credentials that has the permission to manage the Magento folder on the server. It is easy to see that there are two step to Import All Products with Images and I will also demonstrate you two ways to import your product images : with Local Server and with External Server.

  • insert_chart Configure Braintree Payment Method

    Braintree is a full-stack payment platform which allows your customers to check out by accessing to credit and debit cards, PayPal, Apple Pay, Android Pay, Venmo, Bitcoin, and more. With Braintree platform, you can easily accept payment from app or website. Noticing that Braintree Payment Method can only be used with your store only when Magento Secure Payment Bridge is enabled and configured correctly. Moreover, though it is announced that Braintree can be used for all kinds of organization, there are still some types of business which are not supported and Braintree is only available for merchants from eight countries: United States, Canada, Australia, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and New Zealand. In the end, to set Braintree payment method in your Magento store, you may want to find more details about Braintree and their acceptable use policy at their site before starting the configuration.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Demo

    Magento 2 Demo is the live demo site that brings the real experience on Mageplaza extensions instead of installing Magento 2 on localhost. Magento 2 Demo with sample data allows you interacting as a customer in the frontend and working as an admin in the backend.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 System Requirements

    Since Magento 2 was released with a more friendly interface, better performance, and more security, online store owners intend to alter store basement system to Magento 2. The question is how to take all advantages of Magento 2? This post will inform entire Magento 2 System Requirements for you to follow and get the most effective Magento system for your store. In case your Magento store still does not run as well as what you have expected, do not hesitate to install additional extensions.

  • insert_chart Install Magento Extension from Magento Connect Marketplace

    Magento Connect (Magento Marketplace) is a marketplace that allows Magento community members and partners to share their open source or commercial contributions for Magento with the community. Typical contributions include:

  • insert_chart How to Enable Template Path Hints

    Are you looking for How to Enable Template Path Hints in Magento 2? So you are in the right place. In this post we are going to show you show to enable template path hints for frontend and admin from Magento admin pannel also.

  • insert_chart How to integrate Zopim in Magento 2

    Zopim chat or now called Zendesk chat is an effective product which is the combination of online marketing, live chat support and web analytics. Actually, live chat is important for e-commerce business as your shoppers will not feel alone as there is always an adviser to get their back. Besides, Zopim also provides advanced analytics to identify some information about shoppers for better marketing and later reports. Moreover, Zopim offers the Lite version which is free for small online stores.

  • insert_chart How to change default icon for top level menu backend

    Have you ever wondered about how to customize the icon in the top level menu in backend? Actually, you can change the default icon when adding your custom menu. Some companies and developers will also like to adapt their own icons and menu for all of their extensions to make the interface unique with eye-catching visibility. However, this work may need some help with PHP files and non-savvy CMS users may face problems with the customization.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Gift Message

    As Magento 2 supports the Gift Message feature which will appear on the Shopping Cart page, merchants can configure gift message in the backend. It is proved that providing your shoppers with gift messages can increase the conversion rate. In fact, gift options bring the customers an amazing chance to give presents to their friends. Hence, more potential customers will be also attracted to come to your store.

  • insert_chart Custom Rewrites

    A custom rewrite which is the tool that helps you manage all redirects from your website to another site. You can redirect a product, product catalog or even a page to another website by using a custom rewrite.

  • insert_chart How to Edit Store View

    Installing Magento is when the main website, default store, and store view Store View are created. When choosing the different language, View Name will be changed so you might want to have a more definable thing. It is easy to change and understand the field of Name. In Magento with many store settings, it should not change the Code if the value is not in index.php file. To check the file, you can go to serve in case that you cannot access to it and ask for help from the developers.

  • insert_chart Weight Search

    Weight Search is the tool which supports the sellers allocate a weight for product attributes when they want these attributes to be preferred to appear in search results than other attributes.

  • insert_chart RSS Feed: Order Status Notification

    Only Order RSS Feed is allowed in settings, clients can quickly follow the status of their orders. When enabled, there is a link to the RSS Feed will display in each order.

  • insert_chart How to Change Store Scope

    Store Scope is one of the typical view in scope in Magento 2. It classifies by name in each every level, which can change scope to different levels. It is necessary for the multi stores and big businesses to change scope level.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Price Scope

    In global trading, it is important to understand about Currency as well as defining the price of products exactly. For Magento 2, there are 3 kinds of Currency configuration : base currency, allow currency and default display currency.

  • insert_chart Configure Return-path email

    Sending emails with Return-path installation in Magento 2 is so necessary for users. Because these Return-path emails default automatically to unrecognized address, they will be spam and go to spam filters. It means that the people whom you want to send the message can not receive it. It is so serious if the email is important. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Change Domain Name

    Changing Domain Name in Magento 2 is necessary when you want to rebrand or take place the new products in your Store. It is also known as change the URL and the procedure to replace it in Magento 2 is similar to Magento 1.

  • insert_chart How to Manage Reviews and Ratings

    Customer’s Reviews represent the object assessments of products as well as your service from the buyers. Noticeably, they influence the awareness of new customers about the products and sinificantly affect customer’s buying decision. The satisfaction level of the shopping doers is also recorded by Ratings on your website.

  • insert_chart How to enable SSL

    If you are an e-commerce provider, you should use SSL to protect the data and transactions for customers. This article will guide you how to enable SSL in Magento 2 step by step.

  • insert_chart 10 Cache Types: How to Manage Cache in Magento 2

    Adding more data means that your website will be possibly overloaded or run slowlier. It is necessary to Manage the Cache to solve this problem. For example, by clearing Cache, you can protect the personal information and help the application run faster.

  • insert_chart Out of Stock Notification Settings

    It is important for us to satisfy the demand of customers on time so it requires that we manage the Stock strictly. Out of Stock Notification in Magento 2 extension is extremely effective in alerting product inventory at the level of product which is set as default.

  • insert_chart How to manage customers and customers group

    Customers are the most important people in any business or store. They are the resource which the success of the business depends on. Customers satisfaction is at the heart of every store.

  • insert_chart NewRelic Reporting

    Magento 2 New Relic Reporting gives you detailed performance metrics for every aspect of your business, in real-time. It helps you save time and make informed decision which impacts your ability to deliver a better online experience for your customers.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Configure Design

    It absolutely attracts customers and catches their eyes if your website and your Stores look more professional and beautiful by having HTML Head, Header, Footer and Transactional Emails.

  • insert_chart Install Magento 2 Extension

    In this topic, we will discuss about How to Install Magento 2 extensions, specially Install Mageplaza Extensions. There are 3 different solutions to install Mageplaza extensions:

  • insert_chart Orders and Returns Widget

    The Orders and Returns widget supports the shoppers check the status of orders, print invoices and track shipments. When you allow this widget running into your store, it is only displayed for shoppers and for clients who aren’t logged into their accounts. By adding the Order ID, Billing Last Name, the Email address or ZIP Code, shoppers can find their orders easily.

  • insert_chart 3 Steps to Import Configurable Products

    As far as we know, Magento 2 Configurable Products is a useful tool for both customers as well as store owners. If the products are configurable, it means that the customers can purchase them according to their needs, hobbies or the requirements from a list of available options easily.

  • insert_chart 6 Product Types

    Magento 2 is not only helpful for your stores but it is also flexible with many kinds of products, even with a custom one, which can meet all your needs in business.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Customer Options

    Customers benefit your business; therefore, Manage Customers plays an important role in success of your Stores. It will decide the loyalty as well as the level of consumer’s sasifaction or the visitors who are the potential customers for your stores in the future. However, there will be a problem when you have thousands of customers or even more. You cannot manage all of them. By Magento 2, this problem can solve easily. Customer Configurations can store all the information, preference and the needs of customers. Whenever you need, you can use these data from your system. Futhermore, Magento 2 provides you different options to configure customers such as: Online Customers Options Account Sharing Options Create New Account Options Password Options Name and Address Options Login Options Address Templates CAPTCHA

  • insert_chart 2 Steps to Configure Magento 2 Frontend

    For an eCommerce website, Storefronts is the most important things when building the website. That is what customers see first when visiting your store. A store can have many Magento storefronts which include products, categories and search options. So, How To Configure Magento 2 Frontend in your store?

  • insert_chart How to Insert Products on Homepage

    The homepage can be considered as the most important part of every website. Customers will see your homepage first before they decide to shop, so your job is to make the homepage really appealing to the customer. If not, they will leave your site immediately. One of the best ways to attract users is to insert products on your homepage. Because when they visit your website, they see the products that attract them more, from that they are an incentive for customers to buy the products. You also can insert manufacturers / brands in home page, read this guide.

  • insert_chart Export And Import Customers

    If you have a customer list that you want to use in Magento 2, you can add them to your store automatically. This article will show you how to import new customers to your website by using CSV files.

  • insert_chart How to manage Magento 2 Reports

    Magento Reports will be a wonderful tool for your store to have in your sales arsenal. Be a business owner, we all know that the customers are the most important people in any store. The appearance of Magento Reports not only provides us with insight into our customers easily but also brings many other benefits for our customers and the whole store.

  • insert_chart How to Configure AdRoll Smart Pixel

    You are tired of asking your web coders to add code, snippets, pixels or scripts to your site so you can track remarketing, conversion rates, and more. Google Tag Manager makes it easy to add and manage multiple scripts, like AdRoll Pixel, on your site. You are owning a Magento 2 e-commerce store, we believe AdRoll Pixel is a great tool that helps you increase your traffic and reach your business goals.

  • insert_chart How to Add Google Surveys

    Developed in 2012, Google Surveys is a market research platform for user surveys. It was launched to help you get fast and reliable insights from your customers. In addition, through Google Surveys from the customer, you can understand your business better, so you will have the necessary strategies and changes for your Magento store as well as making your business decisions smarter and more accurate.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Facebook Remarketing

    In the past, I was wrong to think that Facebook was not a viable tool for marketing campaigns. However, according to the analysis from Alexa.com, this is one of the social networks that bring in huge traffic for every business.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Google Adwords Remarketing

    Remarketing is a very important part of a digital marketing campaign when a customer visits your website and they leave without shopping or placing any service, and this means you have lost the opportunity to get a customer. Google Remarketing will help you continue advertising to these audiences as they travel anywhere in the Google system or otherwise resell your product to a customer who has ever been interested in your product. Can you make them change their mind?

  • insert_chart How to Setup Crazy Egg

    Google Tag Manager is a perfect free tool that makes it easy to add and update site tags like conversion tracking, web analytics, remarketing, and more. You can accomplish them with just a few clicks. In today’s article, we’ll show you how to set up Crazy Egg as a new tag in Google Tag Manager.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Google Trusted Stores

    Developed and launched in 2012, Google Trusted Store marks the turning point for e-commerce in general and Magento stores in particular. According to Google’s statistics about Google Trusted Store, it has helped the online stores increase the conversion rates by up to 9.6%.

  • insert_chart How to configure Bing Ads Universal Event Tracking

    Universal Event Tracking is a powerful and great tool that helps you keep track of what your customers do after clicking on your ads. It not only helps you monitor all customer behavior, it also provides you with the necessary information so you can pull customers back to your store.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Google Optimize

    Google Optimize is a new Google site testing platform. It allows you to quickly and easily check the page design as well as to change the content. Besides that, it will monitor the performance of the test and will tell you which version is the best. This is a great free platform for customers.

  • insert_chart How to configure Hotjar Tracking Code

    Hotjar is a powerful tool that reveals the user’s voice and behavior. It is a pity if you have not heard about Hotjar. This tool not only allows you to create a heat map, but also displays everything you can see, such as scroll depth, create channels, and ask visitors questions. In addition, it also allows you to view recordings of visits to your page. These are great features of Hotjar.

  • insert_chart How to configure Linkedin Insight

    Linkedln Insight tag is a light JavaScript tag that includes a lot of features like tracking conversion rates, site targeting and analyzing your LinkedIn campaigns. However, to use these features, LinkedIn Insight tags should be incorporated as part of the pages of your site.

  • insert_chart How to configure Mouseflow Session Replay, Heatmaps, Funnels, Forms

    Founded in 2009 by Lasse Schou, a Danish entrepreneur, Mouseflow quickly becomes a powerful player in web analytics. This is a great tool that provides the experience for customers. This tool combines many of the features that are designed to understand how customers interact with your site, as well as help collect information from visitors. These features include standard version records, maps heat, form analysis, and surveys.

  • insert_chart How to change Invoice, Order PDF template

    Changing Invoice, Order PDF template in Magento 2 is not easy now. To start a Magento 2 website, you may need to change Invoice, Order, Credit Memo, Shipment PDF design (template) such as Logo, Company name, phone, email and more. However, to update Invoice, Order PDF template you have to understand deeply in technical field. Moreover, you have to understand how Zend PDF work. That is really hard to work with.

  • insert_chart How to reset a locked Admin account in Magento 2

    It’s a common way that hacker can abuse your security wall by attempting many easy-to-guess passwords consecutively. Consequently, your admin backend is locked due to many failed attempts and Magento 2 core will prevent admin users from continuing login.

  • insert_chart How to configure Instant Purchase in Magento 2

    What is Instant Purchase in Magento 2? After a journey of surfing and adding to cart their items, consumers can’t wait to see their products eagerly so they always try to rush the checkout process up as fast as they can. While checking out, logged customers who have default billing and shipping addresses will have those information filled automatically and they just need to proceed the rest optional fields. In the other hand, leading them to the checkout page is the final finish to build the business, so of obviously store owners wish to improve the payment stage to endeavour this customer’s demand as well.

  • insert_chart How to include extra Tax classes in Magento 2

    Include extra Tax classes in Magento 2 - Customers, products, and shipping can be subject to Tax classes. With the shopping cart of each customer, Magento examines and determines an appropriate amount of tax accordingly to the the class of the customer, the class of the commodities in the cart, and the geographic region. As your business expands and reaches more types of customers, you will be most likely to find that the initially set tax classes are no longer adequate to cater for every customer and product. In other words, it’s time to include extra tax classes, which can later be beneficial to defining tax rules as well.

  • insert_chart How to reset Admin Session Lifetime in Magento 2

    Set Admin Session Lifetime Magento 2 - Created and developed specially for Magento 2, the Admin functions as a security measure for your online store. The password-protected back office facilitates the administrative work by allowing you to manage orders, catalog, content, and configurations effectively. The Admin times out after 900 seconds, or fifteen minutes of keyboard inactivity by default. If you’re using this Security extension, a warning email will be sent.

  • insert_chart How to Automate Your Campaign in Magento 2

    Dotmailer have a blank template that you can use to create custom programs. When you want to create an automated campaign, you have 2 choices: using existing campaigns, or making for new ones. Using SMTP module is recommended since it will assist you the technical process in Magento 2 better.

  • insert_chart How to move and delete a category in Magento 2

    Move and delete a category in Magento 2 - Category is a group of products that have some features or attributes in common. After successfully setting up a category, you can move it to another position or delete it completely from the catalog by taking a few simple steps on the backend. However, in case your catalog is live, first think about how the modification may influence existing links to products in the category.

  • insert_chart Add a New Carrier in Magento 2

    Shipping Partners - If you have got a commercial account with a supported carrier, you can provide your customers with shipping carriers which are convenient. And before you can offer your customers a selection of shipping carriers, you must complete the shipping settings to establish the origin for your store/company.

  • insert_chart Add a Packaging option in Magento 2

    Performing an effective shipping strategy is one of the most decisive steps which each store should follow to grow and scale. And packaging has a strong impact on the overall shopping. More and more e-business doers crack down on beautiful order packaging to attract customers. The packaging options exist in a dropdown for each Shipping Partner profile, and categorize each type of packaging that is support by the carrier.

  • insert_chart Shipping location in Magento 2

    Shipping location in Magento 2 - The Locations grid is added feature in Magento, which lists the shipping method available shipping locations. It may also include stores, warehouses, drop-shippers, and company headquarters. You can add new shipping locations whenever you want.

  • insert_chart How to configure Security Scan in Magento 2

    Containing billions of transaction data of more than 650,000 stores worldwide, Magento 2 platform is being targeted to attack the security wall as an attractive prey for unwelcome visitors - anonymous hackers. As soon as possible, awaring the essential of security building should be taken into your account while hackers are low-key improving tricks under their sleeves to steal your precious data.

  • insert_chart How to integrate Facebook with Magento

    Digital business of nowadays quite requires business doers to widen customer segments in order to gain as much attentions as they can. And sharing among social networks is one of the most natural approach to learn and entice customers notice your store. This is especially prevalent amongst Facebook community - one of the strongest social networks that is favourable by more than 100 million people are active on this platform. The number of customer target is too fascinating so obviously online merchants shouldn’t give this segment a pass. Even now you can login by Facebook network right at the Magento 2.

  • insert_chart How to Process Orders in Magento 2

    Process Orders in Magento 2 - When a customer places an order on the one-step chekout page for products of any type, a sales order is automatically created in the database as a transient record to give an account of the transaction. Not until the customer pays for the products is the sales order updated to “Complete”. Before the payment is made, the order is marked as “Pending”. Some customers may want to make changes to the initial order that they place, so sales orders are configured to be easily edited while pending.

  • insert_chart Importing Tier Prices in Magento 2

    Tier prices is a tool that allow you offering a discount to all customers, or extend the discount to select only customer groups. It permits you to attract customers and encourages them to place an order on your website. However if you have too many products, you should import the pricing data instead of typing the tier prices by hand for each product.

  • insert_chart How to Set up POS for Magento 2

    Installing a POS extension for Magento 2 is similar to installing any other extensions. But if you are new to Magento 2, you may need to get to know how to log into your Magento server using terminal, command prompt or Secure Shell (SSH) before we move to the next part.

  • insert_chart Better Coupon Generator

    Everyone loves vouchers, obviously. In this digital era, e-coupons are especially favored by millions of online shoppers because of their convenience. Also, digital marketers strive to take advantage of e-vouchers in their marketing or sales campaigns as this is always an affordable and easy solution for online businesses.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Free - Delete customer account

    That the current issue of privacy is getting more serious than ever before, which negatively affects customers’ willingness to shop online, urges every e-commerce business to pay more attention on privacy policies. To tackle this problem, Magento 2 GDPR extension is developed by Mageplaza to protect customers private information with a clear and concise set of rules complying with EU data protection standards. Significantly, with this module, customers are ensured to have full rights to control their personal data thanks to some incredible features such as permanently removing their customer accounts, and deleting default address.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Free - Delete default address

    Developed by Mageplaza, Magento 2 GDPR extension is considered as one of the most powerful tools to keep customer data safe. Complying with General Data Protection Regulation - an EU regulation about personal data protection which takes effect on May 25, 2018, this module plays an important role in strengthening security and privacy. Also, thanks to GDPR, online stores can express that they really care about privacy protection, and make real efforts to attain that, which results in customer trust and satisfaction. Referring to impressive features, not only allowing customers to delete their account permanently, Magento 2 GDPR also enables them to remove their default addresses with ease.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Pro - Manage Billing Documents

    The growing concern of customers about privacy issues urges every e-Commerce store to pay more attention to their security regulations. Many store owners have found the solution: Integrate an EU certified set of privacy standards, which is GDPR, into their store’s policy. However, it is complicated to make those principles compatible with each of your activities manually. To reduce the admins’ workload as well as to make buyers trust more on your e-store, why don’t you try Mageplaza GDPR extension - a powerful tool that helps ensure your GDPR regulation compliance with ease? In addition to some essential features that the free standard version provides, Mageplaza has developed the PRO version with two more outstanding features: Billing documents management, and Cookie restriction.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Pro - Cookie Restriction

    Customers are concerned about privacy problems when buying goods on the internet. Imagine if all of the buyers are afraid to shop online, who else is going to suffer? E-commerce business, obviously! More than anyone, online store owners desire to find out a solution for those security issues. Luckily, there IS a solution available for every Magento 2 e-stores. Mageplaza has built a plugin called GDPR extension, with which stores can easily comply their activities to EU data protection standards. Apart from the free Standard version with two primary functions only, a PRO version with two more incredible features being supported: Billing documents management, and Cookie restriction. These outstanding upgrades are hoped to help advance the security system, and obtain customers trust to the greatest extent!

  • insert_chart Quick Coupon generator: Import Coupons

    Having your coupons created right from your backend is awesomely fast, convenient and accurate. However, for some reasons you already have the codes for the coupon generated beforehand by another party. Maybe because it is easier to manage, you want to implement a huge number of codes at once or you simply have someone else did it for you. Nevertheless, if only you can just implement them right into the store!

  • insert_chart Better Coupon - Pre-apply Coupon by Link

    After creating and sending your coupons with the Better Coupon module, all that’s left is for the customer to actually use it. Yet, this very last step could sometimes not go as smooth as you expected. Maybe the customers get lost in shopping and forget about the coupon, or they don’t feel like dealing with long, complicated string of code. Anyhow, difficulty in applying coupon is one of the factors that cause a long and complex checkout process, which in turn is the second most popular reason for cart abandonment during checkout.

  • insert_chart Quick Link for Coupon Generator

    Having the Better Coupon module at your disposal is great as it allows for quick creation and delivery of coupon.

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  • insert_chart Change Store Email Addresses

    You can have up to five different email addresses to represent distinct functions or departments for each store or view. In addition to the following predefined email identities, there are three custom identities that you can set up according to your needs:

  • insert_chart Change Welcome Message

    Welcome message is shown in the top right of the header that includes the customer’s name when they logged in. However, with visitors who do not log in your store, a message “Default welcome msg” will be displayed automatically by default Magento 2; and it is impossible to change this default message. Hence, you should make sure that this welcome message have to be more attractive and eye-catching. In previous post I talk about Quick login it is designed for quick login to your Magento 2 store without processing complex register steps.

  • insert_chart Configure Contact Us form and contact email address

    The Contact Us link on the footer of the store is an easy way for customers to keep in touch with you. Customers can complete the form to send a message to your store.

  • insert_chart How to Install Magento 2 with Sample Data

    How To Install Magento 2 - Magento is an ecommerce platform built on open source technology which provides online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, as well as control over the look, content and functionality of their online store. Magento offers powerful marketing, search engine optimization, and catalog-management tools. Ref. Wikipedia.

  • insert_chart How To Stop Brute Force Attacks

    Brute force attacks are becoming very common these days. Most websites are vulnerable to such break-in attempts. The fact that these attacks give severely negative impacts on online stores - million or even billion dollars can be lost, personal data can be misused and violated - rings an alert to store owners. E-commerce business doers seriously care about solutions to get rid of this threat.

  • insert_chart Setup Locale, State, Country

    This tutorial will cover all topics related to: how to set default country, how to set locale in Magento 2 store. Locale Options in Magento 2 provides more details about your store. Setup your store information on Locale Options that determines the timezone, your language and official working days in your area. Also, others can identify your country, tax rate and guest some needed information related to your location.

  • insert_chart Setup store information: phone number, address, VAT number

    Setup store information in order to provides the basic information that will be used on sale documents and in other communications. The Store Information you need to add includes phone number, country, region/state, Zip code, VAT number, etc. Especially, all of the information is flexible to edit whenever you need.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 404 Error Page Not Found in Admin

    After Installing Magento 2 Extensions, you may get errors Magento 2 404 Error Page Not Found. No worries, that is because of the permission in your current session. Let’s follow this guide, we will show you how to resolve 404 Error Page Not Found step by step.

  • insert_chart How to create Magento Connect Account

    Magento Connect supports you to create a free Magento account from Magento Connect website. Your Magento account can be accessed from either the Magento website or from your store’s Admin. With your own Magento account you can view, track your order or find any information that is related to the products or services you have purchased. Remember that, the email address that is used to open a Magento account can be associated with only one account.

  • insert_chart Enable Single Store Mode

    Single-Store Mode is disabled as default that leads to show a scope indicator whenever each configuration setting. Therefore, let enable single-store mode to simplify the display by turning off all Store View options and scope indicators if your Magento Community 2.0 installation has only a single store and view.

  • insert_chart Remove / manage message inbox

    Learn how to manage inbox in Magento 2 is a must because of the major importance of the message. You may lose or later access many important information such as system updates, patches, new releases, scheduled maintenance, upcoming events, and more from Magento if you don’t know how to manage inbox in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Reset admin password

    User Name and Password are the required fields if you want to log in the Magento admin. And it is the huge trouble if you forget one of them. Therefore, resetting admin password is very essential to every store. With Magento 2, “Forgot your password” link is available to click, then a temporary password can be sent to the email address that is associated with the account immediately. If the admin account get lock, this tutorial will help. Let do the following steps to reset your admin password in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Upload Images Product

    In this topic, I will show you how to upload images product step by step. You know that, high-quality images is the strength to make your website more beautiful and have a professional look of your shoppers. If each your product has a collection of images in the catalog, it is hardly surprising to manage a hundreds or thousands of images. Thus, let establish a naming convention for your image files right now, that will makes your track more easily even if you want to find the originals.

  • insert_chart How to Upload Product Videos

    To help your products be more attractive and lively, Magento 2 allows uploading individual video for any product you need. Watching Magento product video will bring a truly overview of your product to customers before purchasing. The more visual product, the more sales is created by the clients.

  • insert_chart How to Change Favicon

    Change Favicon Magento 2 - Favicon is short for “favorite icon”, and refers to the little icon on the tab of each browser page. Depending on the browser, the favicon also appears in the address bar, just before the URL. Favicons are generally 16 x 16 pixels or 32 x 32 pixels in size. Magento accepts ICO, PNG, JPG, and SVG file types, although not all browsers support these formats. The most widely supported file format to use for a favicon is ICO. There are many free tools available online that you can use to generate an ICO image or convert an exiting image to the format.

  • insert_chart How to Change Logo

    As soon as applying the Magento 2 platform for your online store, one of the first things you may want to do is to change the Magento 2 default logo in the header, and upload a favicon for the browser. In the previous tutorial, I discussed about changing Email logo, hope this help you customize your store. Uploading your own logo will make the store more professional and more reliable in the customer’s mind. Especially, the business logo will help you increase the awareness of your brand significantly.

  • insert_chart How to create Configurable Product

    You can create a Configurable Product in Magento 2 through many variations and the Configurable Product differs from a Single product by a drop-down list of option for each variation. That means it is simple for you to track inventory for the product variation because an option is actually a simple product with a unique SKU. This advance is the thing you could have when creating a simple product with custom options, however, it is impossible to track inventory for each variation by that way. Although it takes much time to set up a configurable product, you can save time in the long term of your business’s growing. Therefore, the configurable product type is a good choice for products with multiple options.

  • insert_chart How to create Simple Products

    A simple product, the popular product type in Magento, is the foundation of Grouped Products, Bundle Products, Downloadable Products, Configurable Products and Virtual Products and it is used the most frequently on Magento stores. Thus, Magento store owners can sell the Simple Product separately or sell it as a part of the grouped, bundle or configurable product.

  • insert_chart How to create Bundle Products

    A bundle product includes customizable product that you can build for your own. Each item in the bundle product can be based on one of the product types: Simple Product and Virtual Product. Since then you can set either dynamic or fixed value for a bundle. You can see an example for the bundle product in the following image:

  • insert_chart How to create Downloadable Products

    A downloadable product is a type of product that allow shoppers to get it as a file, such as an eBook, music, video, software application, or update. You can put an album on sale and sell each song individually. In addition, you can use a downloadable product to deliver an electronic version of your product catalog. It is very easy to create the downloadable product for your Magento 2 store.

  • insert_chart How to create Grouped Products

    Gather many simple standalone products into a group which is called Group Product, a type of Magento products. It is possible to base on the variation of simple product to create a set of different products. You can consider the purpose to build a group product like a set of Sprite Yoga Strap.

  • insert_chart How to create Virtual Products

    When owning a store, there are many kinds of items you can sell them while they are divided into two main types: physical products that might be touched or tasted and non-tangible products such as memberships, services, warranties, or subscriptions. Therefore, Magento 2 platform allows you to release both of them and Virtual Products settings will help you create a new non-tangible item without any difficulty.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Color Swatches in Magento 2

    In shopping online, shoppers only base the senses to make a judgment and decide whether they will buy this product or not. Because of that, it is necessary to give the true attributes of the items by Swatches feature such as color, pattern, and texture. For example, you have a shirt and it is more attractive with unique shades of color than flat colors. The more realistic the customers feel, the more products you can sell out. This color swatch can be displayed in Layered Navigation.

  • insert_chart How to upload Images Watermarks

    Applying Images Watermarks allows store owners to protect your product images from unauthorized using by anyone. The image watermark can be the Magento logo or other images as you need with many supported formats like .jpg (jpeg), .gif, or .png. Magento watermark is put on all of your product images while the size, opacity and position are flexible to config. Here is an example for applying an image watermark:

  • insert_chart How to upload Placeholders

    Making a reservation for a product image that is coming soon is a great idea if you haven’t finished the major one yet. The replaced image is called as Placeholder. This means store owners will use a temporary image on the product list page until the offical product image is ready to appear.

  • insert_chart How to Configure SEO

    The Search Engine Optimization in the basic settings of each product in order to make it easy to approach many kinds of clients. From Magneto 2, configuring SEO is smothier and smoothier when it only contains primary fields that support very well to search the product by search engines.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Advanced Pricing

    Setting up Advanced Pricing is one of the advanced settings you will get in specific product setting page. The Advanced Pricing includes two types: Special Price and Tier Price. All of them both support you to create a small promotional campaign as well as make your product more attractive to the store visitors.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Special Price

    Special Price is called as a promtional campaign you will give to shoppers wwithin an exact time. The special price is shown both on the catalog page and product detail page while the ordinary price is grayed out, both of them is liked by word “was” like $30.00 was $36.00.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Tier Price

    From Magento 2 configuration, you can set up tier price efforlessly, that means allowing you to provide the best price as special discount for some products. To get the deal, customers can see on the catalog page or product detail page with short message such as “Buy 2 for $28 each and save 18%”.

  • insert_chart Exception printing is disabled by default for security reasons

    Your store is running Magento 2, when installing new extensions, setting configuration or even server memory is overloaded. You may get this error Exception printing is disabled by default for security reasons Magento 2 But you still don’t know exactly what kind of problem out there. Follow this guide to show the full message.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 You Don't Have Permission To Access This Server

    Your store is running Magento 2 and suddenly got this error You don’t have permission to access /magento on this server. You may get crazy with Linux folder permission in this case. No worries, there is a simple solution for that.

  • insert_chart You Did not Sign in Correctly or Your Account is Temporarily Disabled

    When you try to login to your Magento admin, you got this message You did not sign in correctly or your account is temporarily disabled. You don’t know that you are not using a correct username or password. In this guide, we will show you to how to resolve this sign-in problem You did not sign in correctly or your account is temporarily disabled.

  • insert_chart Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files

    Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files. Please contact your hosting provider Magento 2 After Install Magento 2 package, you may face with the folder permissions error Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files. Please contact your hosting provider. Everytime Magento create a new folder, it will set permission to 770 and may get error in this case. If you change to 755, it is working normally. So how to resolve this error in Magento 2. In this guide, we will show you how to resolve “Your web server is set up incorrectly and allows unauthorized access to sensitive files” correctly.

  • insert_chart How to Change Stock Message

    Stock Message is the little notfication about the in-stock status of the product you have set up the stock before. The Stock Message is “In Stock” or “Out of Stock” on the storeview. Customers will check the availablity of the product through the stock message to move to the checkout process.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Minimum Advertised Price (MAP)

    In the business, the manufacturers always give pricing rules that you are compulsory to obey. You can not issue the product with the lower price than the minimum price they offer and allow you to show on the screen. Therefore, to help you provide the best price for the customers, configuring Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) in Magento 2 is an awesome method for every shop owner.

  • insert_chart How to Manage Inventory

    Manage Inventory for Magento 2 will help store owners manage the quantities of multiple products very well. For each product, you will configure the advanced inventory such as the published quantity, the minimum and maximum quantity of the product.

  • insert_chart How to setup Stock

    Setting up Stock for your products is the smart solution to make the shopping online more professional. You can manage stock for any product you need. You can setup the stock for every product at your store. The setting up the stock allows the shoppers to see the availability of the product they are interested in. On the storefront, “In Stock” and “Out of Stock” will describe this availability.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Product Price Email Alert

    Setting up Product Price Email allows creating a lightly notification about the change of your products. There are two kinds of the product price email from Magento 2: Price Alert and In-Stock Alert. The alert email will be sent to your customers if they sign up to subscribe your alert. To make sure it send to you inbox, you should enable SMTP. From the settings, you need to select the template and the sender for each email.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Product Custom Options

    Configuring Product Custom Options is a simple way to give your customers many choices for detailed products.The input types of an option you can set are text, file, select and date. However, you can manage the custom options in stock because they are just variations of an SKU. If you want to set one option for a bulk of products in magento 2 extensions, let do it for one, and then import the custom option to other items. In previous post we mentioned getting the product options in Magento 2, you may be interested in how to load the product options programmically.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Related, Up-Sell, Cross-Sell Products

    From Magento 2 extensions, there are three types of products: Magento 2 Related Products, Magento 2 Up-sell Products, and Magento 2 Cross-sell Products you should focus if you want to achieve the greater profits in the eCommerce business. The Related Products, Up-sells, and Cross-sells are both the useful information for the purchase when they give more suggestions based on customer’s choice. They are shown at the bottom of the Product Page or Shopping Cart Page.

  • insert_chart How to create a new category

    Creating a new category is the essential way to establish the logic flow for your management in the settings. Besides, customers will find the searching on your website professional instead of making the appearances of all items chaos. The category is shown as a big tree with branches in the lower. Each new category created by store owners will be assigned to a relevant parent category. Any unavailable category is hidden with gray. The position of category can be reordered when you drag, hold and drop it to the new location. Moreover, in the top of each category page, the category is marked by an ID number that is next to the category name.

  • insert_chart How to Create a Product Attribute

    When you go shopping, there are many features your customers will consider how to fit with their needs such as the size of a shirt or the color of a bag, etc. And if you are running a Magento 2 store, creating product attributes is completively easy for you. First of all, let’s start with the definition of the product attribute. You can follow create product attribute programmactically post if you want to create product attributes in any special case.

  • insert_chart How to Hide Categories

    Hiding Category is making the category invisible in the customer view and navigation menu while it is linked to other places on your store. The hidden category will perfect the internal purpose or any demand from store admins.

  • insert_chart How to Create a New Root Category

    The Root Category in the category tree is like the doyen in a family with many offsprings. You will see that the category tree has the upside-down structure because the root is on the top with many subcategories in the lower level. And each category contains many products in it. You can see the following category tree:

  • insert_chart Configure the Wishlist

    Wishlist is a great tool to keep customers. In this post, we will show you how to setup wishlist. Customers often hesitate to purchase your products and take a bunch of time considering before they place an order. Thus, for more convenient purchase in the next visit, it is helpful if you create a wish list where the registered customers can save all the wanted items, and they can add to cart any time. The wish list is managed well on the dashboard of the customer account.

  • insert_chart Setup Refer Email to a Friend

    To expand the awareness of your brand, Magento 2 allows inviting products to friends via email by setting up the Refer Email to a Friend in the configuration. For the easier way, Email a Friend link appears along with an envelope icon instantly on the product page. Just clicking on the link, customers are navigated to the Email to a Friend page, then complete all information of the email. It is possible to send to multiple recipients; however, to avoid the spam, you should limit the number of sharing products in one hour and the number of recipients per sent email. There is a complete Affiliate solution for your Magento 2 store, read more.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Configure Shipping Methods

    Configure Free Shipping Method is considered as a part of promotion program you offer customers. The free shipping method is applied based on the mimum purchase or the condition of cart price rule you set. In addition, the shipping method can be set for certain producst or an entire order, that depends on your current strategy.

  • insert_chart Setup a Cart Price Rule

    Using Magento 2 platform, you can create a promotion program with a discount amount to encourage customers to buy more. Today, I will guide you how to create Cart Price Rule, one of the promotion programs in Magento 2 store.

  • insert_chart Create a Catalog Price Rule

    After installing Magento 2, your store arms many powerful marketing solutions that are very helpful to optimize your revenues perfectly. One of the tools is Price Rule that allows store admins to offer special price to the buyers. You can learn about Cart Price Rule in the last post, and in this post we’re talking about Catalog Price Rule and how to create it.

  • insert_chart Create Coupon Codes

    In the Cart Price Rule, Coupon Code is created so that buyers at your store will get the discounted price. The Coupon Code can be generated individually or in bulk for a certain customer group or specific individuals depending on your purpose. Coupons can be sent to others via emails, or included in newsletters, catalogs, and advertisements such as banners on the website.

  • insert_chart Setup Free Shipping Promotion

    Free Shipping is one of the promotion programs you can set up on Magento 2 when customers don’t need to pay any fee for your delivery. Therefore, they feel more comfortable and this marketing strategy can encourage them to purchase more.

  • insert_chart Setup Buy X Get Y Free

    Setup Buy X Get Y Free is one of the actions when you create the Shopping Cart Price Rule. With the promotion, customers can receive an amount of discount (Y is the discount amount) if there is the quantity of products (X) you have set before and all conditions of the rule are met. The format of the discount will appear as the following:

  • insert_chart Setup Discount with Minimum Purchase

    One of the most popular marketing strategies is offering sales and promotions for customers as this encourages or forces buyers to even buy more. Hence, let’s dig more deeply how to setup Discount with Minimum Purchase in Magento 2 that will help you increase your sales significantly.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Order Status and Order State

    Magento 2 is the favourite platform for every store to boost online sales dramatically. It is excellent if many orders are placed. However, by then, you will find it diffcult and waste much time on having thousands of orders managed effectively. Let’s follow the guides in this post to help you manage Order Staus and Order State better. The more time saved, the more profits earned.

  • insert_chart Create Coupons Usage Report

    Coupon is the encoded serial that allows getting the discount when customers apply it in the checkout process. You can come back the Create Coupon Codes in Magento 2 to learn how to create a specific coupon code in the easy way. There is a way to create mass coupon codes, customers can apply coupon by clicking that you provide, learn more.

  • insert_chart How to Change Email Logo

    Email Logo is inserted into the header and footer of a transactional email message. Similarly to the Store Logo, the Email Logo is also one of the best ways for the audience to identify your brand easily and at same time, your store becomes more reliable to the visitors. Therefore, right after installing Magento 2 successfully, the very first thing to do is replacing the Magento 2 Default Logo by your own one. If you sent emails to spam box, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Configure Payment Failed Email

    In the previous topic, we discussed how to Configure Sales Email, and today you can follow these steps to configure Payment Failed Email, a notification email that is auto-sent to the recipients. This message informs the failure of the payemnt method when customers use it in the checkout process. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Configure Sales Email

    You can have an overview of configuring the Sales Emails from the topic: Change Store Email Addresses, but in this tutorial, I will give you the detailed guides to setup the sales emails in Magento 2. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Customize Email Template, Transactional Email

    Transactional Email is the short message that is sent by the system as a response to customer’s activities on your site while a default template for the body content is supported and associated with the header and footer template for a completed email. Especially, because the format of the content is HTML and CSS, it is flexible to customize the email template for magento 2 store how to fit with each website or each store view. It is easty to customize by inserting variables and saving it in the backend, your custom email template will be available to use. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart How to Flush Cache Command Line in Magento 2

    How to flush Cache Command Line in Magento 2 is a general topic when you guys using Magento store. Magento 2 has 12 cache types by default. There are 5 simple commands to manage cache in command line. In this post I will show you to conduct each command line step by step.

  • insert_chart Service Temporarily Unavailable

    Service Temporarily Unavailable Magento 2 or Unable to proceed: the maintenance mode is enabled is a common error in Magento 1 and Magento 2 during Magento store or Magento extension installation process. In this post, I will show you how to resolve this issue.

  • insert_chart Email Template List

    Email Template List includes a variety of customizable templates while each template is correspdonding to different activities such as Customer Account, Customer Activity, Newsletters, Promotions, etc.

  • insert_chart Change Customer Address Template in Invoices, Shipments, Credit Memo PDF

    Follow this post to learn how to change Customer Address Template in Invoices, Shipments, credit memo PDF in Magento 2. The address template will determine the format of customer address including billing address, shipping address and customer address information that are shown in customer accounts.

  • insert_chart Add Order ID, Customer IP Address in Invoice

    In this post, you will be instructed how to add Order ID and Customer IP Address in Invoice in Magento 2. The order ID and customer IP address will be shown in the header of sales documents like invoice, shipment and credit memo. Just follow the simple guide to allow displaying Order ID and Customer IP in your sale documents.

  • insert_chart Change PDF Invoice Logo, Shippment logo

    In this post, I would like to introduce how to create or change Magento 2 PDF Invoice Logo. As Magento 2 Invoice, the default template is not beautiful with default logo from Magento. You should use your business logo to replace it and show on invoice to brand your business.

  • insert_chart Configure Newsletters

    Configuring Newsletter in the backend is required if you want to create newsletters for your site. Newsletters are important documents to inform clients regularly of your store’s activities particularly as promotions, discounts or loyalty programs. Thus, setting up newsletters is the perfect step for customer loyalty.

  • insert_chart Show Breadcrumbs to CMS Pages

    A breadcrumb trail is used as a navigational aid that includes a set of links which help users keep track of their locations. Users can quickly return to the previous page by just a click on any link shown in breadcrumb trail. Usually, the breadcrumb trail will be located below the header. In this topic, I will show you a simple way to Add Breadcrumbs to CMS Pages in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Add, Manage, Export Subscribers

    In Magento 2, you can manage effectively the subscription list. You can view all subscribers, take action as changing status to unsubscribe and even deleting the marked subscriber if necessary. Whenever customers request to unsubscribe your email, you should take action in a short period of time to satisfy them, if not that may make your customers unhappy and build negative perspectives on your site.

  • insert_chart Create Newsletter Templates

    To make your newsletters in the best practice, Magento 2 allows store admins to configure the newsletter settings and create a newsletter template. In the last topic, you have learnt about How to confifure Newsletter in Magento 2, and today, I will show you the steps to create the great newsletter template.

  • insert_chart Enable, Manage RSS Feeds

    RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication or Really Simple Syndication or RDF Site Summary. The RSS Feeds is an XML-based data format that is used to publish your information online to many customers quickly and at the same time who register to follow the update of your products and promotions. Applying the RSS feed for your store means the customers can be informed about any additions to products, specials, categories, and coupons by auto-sending the email to the suscribers.

  • insert_chart Send Newsletters Manually to customer group

    With Magento 2, you can send the newsletter to customer groups in the manual way after creating the newsletters based on the newsletter configuration and the newsletter template. Are you ready to send them to the subcribers in the exact time as you need?

  • insert_chart Configure Layered Navigation with Filterable Attributes

    Configure Layered Navigation Magento 2 from Magento 2 default is designed as a convenient sitemap on your Magento 2 store. The Layered Navigation is usually placed on the left of the category page with list of categories and price range. Thus, instead of going around your store, the customers only need to describe their demands through the criterias filter, and they will get the desired items very quickly. However, if you want to give more criterias for the searching as well as enhance customer’s experience on your site, you can refer to Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension, an advanced filter from Mageplaza.

  • insert_chart Configure Price Filter - Price Navigation

    Layered Navigation in Magento 2 default is designed as a convenient sitemap on your Magento 2 store. The navigation is usually placed on the left of the category page with a list of categories and price range. Thus, instead of going around your store, the customers only need to describe their demands through the criterias filter, and they will get the desired items very quickly. However, if you want to give more criterias for the searching as well as enhance customer’s experience on your site, you can refer to Magento 2 Layered Navigation extension, an advanced filter from Mageplaza.

  • insert_chart Configure Product Listings

    In this post, I will introduce how to configure product listings in Magento 2. Setting the effective way to show your product listings will help encourage customers to buy more and customers will conveniently and easily find their preferred products. You can set the default number product listing to be appeared as a list or in a grid. In the backend, you can also determine the selection number of products appearing per page and select which attribute is used to sort the list. Moreover, as you need, you can set to allow customers to view all products per page or not. Build a product recommendation system like Amazon such as You also may like, frequently bought together, who bought this also bought.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Search: Catalog search in Magento 2

    In this post, i will introduce how to configure Search or Catalog search in Magento 2. Setting the minimum and maximum number of characters that can be submitted in a query that is an important part when you adjust the Catalog Search configuration. For example: you can choose the minimum number 1 and the maximum number 148.

  • insert_chart Configure the Pagination Controls

    The Pagination Controls is the format from Magento 2 for the product listing. You can set the number of links that appear in the control, and configure the Next and Previous links. To appear the pagination link, it is required when the number of products that need to be shown is greater than the permitted amount in the product list settings.

  • insert_chart Add Search Terms

    Adding more Search Terms is a necessary thing to make the customers’s finding any items with ease. In this tutorial, let feel comfortable to apply new words for searching your products in the catalog. If you want to learn how to configure the Search Terms, follow our previous topic, and track the Search Terms Report in the next one.

  • insert_chart Configure Popular Search Terms

    Search Terms is configured by admins on Magento 2 stores, that means customers need to type the keywords of the needed products and get them on the search results. And interestingly, you can make an small survey of the customer demands via the search terms by tracking what the clients are looking for on your store. When the number of searches for an unvavailable product are enough large, it is time to add it to your catalog. However, at this time, if the customers leave without any item, you can adjust the following ways:

  • insert_chart Enable Flat Catalog

    Using Flat Catalog will help you speed up your product collection instead of managing the catalog data in many tables by the Entity Attribute Value (EAV). When your store applies the Flat Catalog, the new tables on the fly are generated and they will store all necessary data related to your products or categories.

  • insert_chart Report Search Terms

    Support the Search Terms Report is one of the most helpful utilities from Magento 2. The report will show the number of results as well as the number of times a term is used. Moreover, any data will be stored and filtered by terms, stores, results, and hits. Export them as you need for further analysis.

  • insert_chart Automatic Product Redirects

    From Magento 2 backend, store admins can auto-generate a permanent product redirect whenever the URL key of a product changes. To apply the URL Redirect, let mark Create Permanent Redirect for Old URL checkbox that apppears beneath the Search Engine Optimization section. At that time, your store is already ready to set for the automatic product redirects as updating the URL key.

  • insert_chart Configure Sitemap

    Configuring the sitemap in Magento 2 Admin allows you to apply an awesome Magento tool with a document file which contains all of website’s URL and possibly direct people to any page on Magento stores quickly. In addition to the utility of direction, the sitemap is also an easy way to point what pages are ready for crawling to any search engines, that is very useful for your better SEO.

  • insert_chart Search Engine Friendly URL - URL Rewrite

    Configure URL Rewrite Magento 2 is one of the most awesome tools by Magento 2 that allows you to edit any URL links to a product, category or CMS page. After enabling the rewrite, the visitors who access the previous link will be navigated to the new address to get more information.

  • insert_chart Create Category Rewrites

    With the URL Rewrites tool, you can create both Product Rewrites, and CMS page even Category Rewirtes in order to redirect the vistors to the another URL instead of the previous address if there is any change in the category.

  • insert_chart Create CMS Page Rewrites

    Beside Product and Category, CMS Page is one of three elements store admins can redirect the visitors to another link if there is any change on the CMS page. With URL Rewrtie tool from Magento 2, the URL of content page or other page can be set for the rewrite.

  • insert_chart Create Product URL Rewrite

    Creating the Product URL Rewrite means you can change the product link for better SEO and make your site more friendly with the visitors. However, during the rewrite process, you should know what Target Path and Request Path are.

  • insert_chart Create URL Rewrites

    URL Rewrite is one of the most awesome tools by Magento 2 that allows you to edit any URL linking to a product, category or CMS page. After enabling the rewrite, the visitors who access the old link will be navigated to the new address to get more information.

  • insert_chart Enable Canonical Meta Tag

    Learn how to enable Canonical Meta Tag in Magento 2 by following this topic. The canonical meta tag is a very important meta tag in SEO and using the canonical meta tag can improve your site ranking and concentrate pageviews. It helps a lot in solving duplicate content problems when there are multiple URLs containing identical or very similar content so that the search engines can index exactly your preferred URL.

  • insert_chart Enable and Submit Sitemap to Search Engines

    A sitemap is the optimized solution helping index your store to search engines, simultaneously, the sitemap is designed specially and friendly in order to that web crawlers can find pages without any difficulties. Thus, let’s follow this tutorial to learn the steps to enable and submit the sitemap to search engines in Magento 2, and let’s learn how to configure the sitemap in our next post.

  • insert_chart Configure the Default Page

    In this topic, I will introduce how to configure the default CMS page. The default page is a page which will be appeared when click on base URL. Often home page is configured as default page. When a “Page Not Found” error occurs, the default page will be shown.

  • insert_chart Setup Google Adwords Conversion Tracking

    Google Adwords and Google Universal Analytics are both the awesome Google tools that help you optimize your content, analyze your traffic, and connect your catalog to shopping aggregators and marketplaces. Meanwhile, Google Adwords tool allows store owners advertise their websites as ads in the Google Search Results. With the Google Adwords, you have great chances to approach to the visitors, simultaneously, it is easy to manage the advertising campaigns.

  • insert_chart Setup Google Universal Analytics

    Google Universal Analytics and Google Adwords are both the awesome Google tools that help you optimize your content, analyze your traffic, and connect your catalog to shopping aggregators and marketplaces. Meanwhile, Google Universal Analytics tool allows you to get a new and more flexible tracking code that lets you collect data from any digital device.

  • insert_chart Add a New CMS Page

    Add CMS Page Magento 2 - Adding a New CMS Page is an easy action you can do with Magento 2 Configuration. From the backend, the new page is created by text, images, blocks of content, variables, and frontend. All of them are designed friendly for both search engines that crawl the metadata of the page and people who access your page.

  • insert_chart Add New CMS Blocks

    That is easy to add new CMS Blocks in Magento 2 from Magento Admin panel. You can set which position to show the block that may be one page, group of pages or any pages. Creating the block title and identifier to determine the block and easily to manage. The content of the block will be conveniently created with the editor that allows you to format text, create links and tables, images, videos, and audio. Moreover, if you prefer to work with the HTML code, you just click on Show / Hide Editor button. To add a new CMS Block in Magento 2 you can follow these simple steps which are given bellow.

  • insert_chart Configure Robots.txt

    As you know, configuring robot.txt is important to any website that is working on a site’s SEO. Particularly, when you configure the sitemap to allow search engines to index your store, it is necessary to give web crawlers the instructions in the robot.txt file to avoid indexing the disallowed sites. The robot.txt file, that resides in the root of your Magento installation, is directive that search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Bing can recognize and track easily. In this post, I will introduce the guides to configure the robot.txt file so that it works well with your site.

  • insert_chart Enable Merge CSS, JavaScript

    All separated CSS files and CSS files and JavaScript Files can be merged into one single or condensed file that helps to optimize your site and reduce page loading time. After merging, a merged CSS file or JavaScript Files will be shown without line breaks and be disallowed to edit the file. To enable Merge CSS, JavaScript in Magento 2 you can follow some simple steps which are given bellow.

  • insert_chart Insert Images

    The inserting images is an essential thing when you create a new page on your store. In addition to the new page process, Magento 2 provides the WYSIWYG editor tool, which allows you to work in a “What You See Is What You Get” view of the content. And on the WYSIWYG bar, you can see the Insert Image icon, just tap it to add any image you need on the CMS page.

  • insert_chart Install a New Theme

    Installing a new theme for Magento 2 store is necessary and should be one of the tasks in priority. That is easy to find many beautiful themes in Magento Marketplaces or through searching tools. You can assign installation task to the theme vendor or install a new theme by yourself by following their installation guide and user guide.

  • insert_chart Download Magento 2

    To download the Magento 2 version has never been easier as it does not require login to download Magento version. Mageplaza collects all Magento 1 and Magento 2 versions in this list. We are updating the list frequently. We pulled all Magento 2 versions from Magento Github official and Magento.com site, and Magento 1 versions from OpenMage Github (mirror versions).

  • insert_chart Add Social Widget without extension: Facebook Social Plugins

    Adding Social Widget by Magento 2 default is a great way to lead your brand more close to every audience, especially as Facebook Social Plugin because the coverage of Facebook becomes larger and larger as well as the number of Facebookers is increasing dramatically. Thus, today we will help you know how to add a Facebook Like Button to your store without any Magento extension.

  • insert_chart Enable or disable reorders

    Enable reorders in Magento 2 helps customer to reorder after they complete their purchase. Customers can make reorders immediately from their account or ask admins to reorder in the backend. If you don’t want to allow customers to reorder, you should consider that because reorder feature is enabled by default.

  • insert_chart Insert a Widget into Sidebar

    Magento 2 provides an XML Widget file that allows you to manage the page layout as well as place CMS Blocks at any position on the page. In the tutorial today, I will instruct you how to insert a Widget into Sidebar with two elements: “Configure a Widget” and “Configure a Layout Update”.

  • insert_chart Rediect to Customer Dashboard after Login

    That is easy to configure the Redirect to customer dashboard after login in Magento 2 feature in backend. With Magento 2 you can enable or disable redirecting customers to customer dashboard after they log in. If you want to let customers stay on a current page or continue shopping, you should consider that feature because redirect feature is enabled by default.

  • insert_chart Schedule Change Design

    Set the schedule to change design feature is supported in Magento 2 that helps you effectively create the variation of design and manage them easily. You will probably change your store design and theme many times to fit with your seasonal promotions, marketing strategies, even creation new images. Moreover, configuring the period of time to change the design helps you save time a lot and the new design will be changed well-timed.

  • insert_chart Configure Flat Rate Shipping Method

    Flat Rate Shipping Method is a simple solution to configure the shipping method at your store. It charges a fixed shipping fee for any order with different sizes or weights or any shipping addresses. Because it is easy to configure and apply, the flat rate shipping is popular to many carries.

  • insert_chart Configure Free Shipping Method

    Configure Free Shipping Method is considered as a part of promotion program you offer customers. The free shipping method is applied based on the mimum purchase or the condition of cart price rule you set. In addition, the shipping method can be set for certain product or an entire order, that depends on your current strategy.

  • insert_chart Configure Multiple Addresses Shipping

    That is easy to configure shipping multiple addresses in Magento 2 in backend. In this topic I will introduce the easiest way to help you configure multiple addresses shipping that allows customers to have their orders delivered to more than one address at checkout page. In some cases, this feature is necessary for customers when they want to order multiple products and ship to multiple shipping addresses.

  • insert_chart Configure Table Rates Shipping Method

    Applying Table Rates Shipping to calculate the shipping fee bases on the combination of conditions such as Weight v. Destination, Price v. Destination, and # of Items v. Destination. All are listed in a table rate file that you can export and import in Magento 2 settings. When the customer ask for a quote, the results appear in the shipping estimate section of the shopping cart.

  • insert_chart Create Custom Order Status

    Order Status is the options to notify both customers and store owners about the order progress when an order is created while each order status is corresponding to a state in the Order Status Workflow that is shown in details by the previous topic. And this post will refer to how to create custom order status in magento 2.

  • insert_chart Configure Shipping Policy

    Store owners should clarify the shipping policy for customer during checkout. The shipping policy of each store will be different with each other, so to verify that customer know exactly your shipping policy is necessary for store owners.

  • insert_chart Set Password Options for Customers

    Password is a unique key that customers must use to access their accounts on your store, but it is unfornate if they forgot what the password for the registration is. With Magento 2 plaform, you can set password options for these customers to help them retrieve the passwords with ease.

  • insert_chart Order Status Workflow

    Order Status Workflow in Magento 2

  • insert_chart Configure UPS Carrier

    Configuring United Parcel Service (UPS) Carrier will help you associate any addresses in the domestic event or internation. The number of countries UPS shipping method supports by land and air is greater than 220 countries, so it is flexible to deliver goods.

  • insert_chart Configure USPS Carrier

    Configuring United States Postal Service (USPS) Carier allows you to offer the domestic and intertional shipping services on ground or airway conveniently. This is the service of United States goverment.

  • insert_chart Create a New Store View

    Magento 2 allows you to create multiple store views with different languages. The store view name will be shown in the language chooser in the header. Users can click the prefered store view in the language chooser to change the store view. With this feature, store owners can satisfy all customers coming from different countries with different languages around the world.

  • insert_chart Configure DHL Carrier

    Integrating DHL Shipping Methods into your Magento 2 store, your customers are allowed to ask for anything to ship, for example, goods, letters, even and information. The DHL is the perfect solution to focus customer’s demands by now.

  • insert_chart Configure FedEx Carrier

    FedEx Carrier is one of the most reputable shipping service companies while the FedEx Carrier comes with many ways to ship your products to customers regardless of distance like air, freight, and ground services.

  • insert_chart Print Credit Memos

    In the previous topic, I instructed How to change Customer Address Template in Credit Memo in Magento 2. In this article, I am going to show you how to Print Credit Memos in Magento 2

  • insert_chart Print Invoices, Multiple Invoices

    In the previous topics, I instructed how to create the invoices and how to configure the invoices in Magento 2. In this post, I will continue with an easy guide to show you how to print the single invoice and multiple invoices in Magento 2.

  • insert_chart Configure Action Log

    Magento 2 supports you to configure admin action log that will help you to manage and track all the activities of administrators. You can view log history on the grid and know what has been done in your store admin panel and know who performed it. That feature is very important to help you manage effectively your system. Also, you can view the IP and date on action log.

  • insert_chart Configure Multiple Language Website

    Configuring multiple language website in Magento 2 is the important settings that will make your store more friendly with the global audience because the customers feel comfortable to use the favourite languages as a native website without the language barrier.

  • insert_chart Configure Store URLs

    Understanding exactly about the configuration of store URLs as well as all types of URLs is necessary for you in developing a Magento 2 store. There are 3 types of URL, for example:

  • insert_chart Create New Admin User

    From Magento 2 configuration, you can create admin user accounts as many as you need but they will be set in different access level if you ask. For example, you can assign the view and change only for websites or stores without any global settings or data.

  • insert_chart Enable Admin Login Captcha

    Adding captcha requirement to the Admin signin and Forgot password page helps increase your store security to the next level. The captcha number will be able to reload unlimitedly when users click on the Reload icon.

  • insert_chart Enable Customer Login / Register Captcha

    Magento 2 supports administrators to set CAPTCHA requirement for each time customers log into their accounts. The website is enabled to avoid spam and the Robots login to website. Thus, this feature will increase effectively your store security. To protect your store, you should enable Admin login Captcha and install Security module.

  • insert_chart Setup Multiple Stores

    Setting up Multiple Stores Magento 2 is one of the variable functionalities Magento 2 brings to store owners. This feature allows you to create stores as many as you need only in the single configuration. All stores share the same domain, be set up as subdomains of the same domain, or have entirely different domain, yet possibly share the same backend for the easier adminstration.

  • insert_chart Setup Multiple Websites

    The website is the top-level container for sites, shipping methods, payment methods, and so on. And if you want to create completely separate sites that do not share the cart, shipping methods, and so on, it is obligatory to create separate websites that will use the same domain or different domains. Thus, today, I’m going to instruct you how to set up multiple websites for Magento 2 stores properly.

  • insert_chart Translate CMS Pages

    Translating CMS Pages is one of the supported way to develop your business on the global. This means you can create a translated site and then make it visible on a specific store view for your customers. To set the content page for the translation, you have to create a new page with the same URL to assign it to the store. After configuring, you will update the CMS page for the specific view with the translated text.

  • insert_chart Translate Products into Other Language

    Translating Product information into other languages is a must in the global busniess. Magento 2 supports multi-stores and multi-languages, that makes your stores more friendly with any audiences from different nations.

  • insert_chart Configure Content Delivery Network (CDN)

    Configure CDN Magento 2 - Content Delivery Network (CDN) is one of the advanced solutions when your site performance is too low to load and too long to wait while the web loading time is an important factor which affect your user experience, as well as SEO. Unlike full-page cache, Content Delivery Network (CDN) is not fully integrated into Magento 2 Store, so you need to choose and configure a CDN for own.

  • insert_chart Configure Cronjob - Schedule Tasks

    Configure Cronjob in Magento 2 (Schedule Tasks) allows some operations run automatically on your Magento 2 site via a script you have written in the configuration. The operations you can control their scheduling from Magento Scheduler include:

  • insert_chart Configure Value Added Tax (VAT)

    Configuring Value Added Tax (VAT) from Magento 2 backend is the great solution in order to solve the conflict of the different VAT calculations, namely the store is located at different stages and the type of goods you provide are products, materials, or services. With VAT functionailty, you can create the data management table that contains your country, VAT rate, customer types, and so on.

  • insert_chart Create a New Tax Rate

    With Magento 2, you can create a lot of new tax rates based on different geographical areas (states or countries). Adding the tax rates is under the control of the “Tax Zones and Rates” tool to direct multiple taxes to a specific region. Based on the tax settings of the stores, the system will calculate the tax correctly for customer’s order after all order information are completed.

  • insert_chart Create Backup

    Creating backups for your Magento 2 site is so urgent and necessary that you can protect all data from the disappearance through Backup Management if there is any change or break on the site. Especially, these database will be auto-restored in the right places where they need to be.

  • insert_chart Create User Role

    In this topic, we are going to show you how to Create a user role in Magento 2. We are going to guide you how to add a new user rule and assign an exist user account to the above role. Let’s check the following steps:

  • insert_chart Setup Fixed Product Tax

    Applying the Fixed Product Tax (FPT) is one of the tax options that is supported well by Magento 2. Unlike other taxes such as VAT or sale taxes that are calculated with a percentage of the order price, the FPT gives customers a fixed number for the tax. Therefore, instead of confuring the tax rates and the tax rules, from Magento 2 configuration, you need to set the conditions of the product attributes. With the help of attributes, the FPT is auto-added to the payment process.

  • insert_chart Setup Tax Rules

    Setting up the Tax Rules for Magento 2 stores is an essential configuration so that you apply them to each order on a specific website. Meanwhile, the tax rule is the perfect association of customer tax class, product tax class, and tax rates. Depending on the customer assigned to the customer tax class, the product belonging to ơthe product tax class(https://www.mageplaza.com/kb/how-to-setup-fixed-product-tax-magento-2.html) as well as the offered tax rate, Magento 2 system will auto-calculate the tax exactly for each order on your store.

  • insert_chart Configure Canadian Tax

    Today, we will together learn how to configure Canadian Tax and specifically how to create GST tax rates for Canada and PST tax rates for Saskatchewan in Magento 2 settings. All instructions are given in details to make sure that the tax rules and rates are correct to apply for your Canadian Tax.

  • insert_chart Configure Currency

    Configure Currency Magento 2 to determine what currency customers are allowed to use when checking out on your store. The currency symbol will appear in product prices and sales documents such as orders and invoices. Most interestingly, store admins are able to customize its appearance if needed.

  • insert_chart Configure EU Tax

    Let’s go with EU Tax Configurations from Magento 2 in this tutorial. With this example, you will follow the steps to set up the tax rules and rates on two store views: France and Germany. The guides are shown clearly to make sure that the tax rules and rates are correct to apply for your EU Tax in the allowed jurisdiction.

  • insert_chart Configure Full Page Cache

    Configure Full Page Cache Magento 2 - The cache management system that will help you improve the performance of your site better and better. In addition, the Magento system will auto-show a notice at the top of the workplace if it is time to refresh the cache. Just follow the Cache Management link and flush the invalid caches.

  • insert_chart Configure Shipping Labels

    I will introduce how to configure shipping label in Magento 2 in this topic. Let update country of manufacture and complete the store information to configure shipping label. If you have multiple stores and the contact information differs from the default, complete the configuration in your store for each carrier that you plan to use.

  • insert_chart Configure US Tax

    How to Configure US Tax is one of the examples I want to give you after learning about tax rules and tax rates in Magento 2. In this topic, I will give you the detailed instruction of the US tax configuration that surely helps the tax rules and rate apply for your tax in the correct way.

  • insert_chart Create new API information for Integration

    Today, my topic will point out the steps you need to follow to Create new API Intergration Magento 2 that means integrating your Magento store with a third-party API. The workflow of the API Integration is setting up the location of 0Auth credentials from the Magento Admin, redirecting URL for third-party integrations, and identifying the available API resources that are needed for the integration.

  • insert_chart Create Product Attribute

    Store owners can choose the way to create Attribute either during working on a product or from the Product Attributes page. In this topic I will introduce an easy way to create product attribute in Magento 2. Make sure you complete all three following steps to get the task done. You can add a new product attribute set here. Build a product recommendation system like Amazon, see how.

  • insert_chart Create Product Attribute Sets

    Creating product attributes and attribute sets are very important part of the Magento system. Store owner should create product attribute first and then create product attribute sets. Remember that you are enable to change an attribute set which assigned to [a product(https://www.mageplaza.com/kb/how-create-simple-product-magento-2.html) even after the product has been created. In the previous topic, I showed you the way to Create Product Attribute. In this topic, I will continue to show you the way to create product attribute sets.

  • insert_chart Create Shipping Labels

    With Magento 2, it is easy for store admins to create shipping labels for both new and existing orders. However, before you begin creating the shipping labels, you need your own shipping carrier account from UPS, USPS, FedEx, and DHL, then complete the content of the package. In this tutorial, I will guide you in detail how to work with the shipping carrier, create the shipping labels and print them for the delivery. A single order is placed for each package delivered, and a single shipment with multiple packages will receive multiple shipping labels.

  • insert_chart Insert New Products List in Widget

    New product list is necessary to inform customers with latest products which are marked as “New” and selected from the catalog. This tutorial will help you produce your own News Products List to catch your customers’ attention. The list can be set to display in the default which automatically contains recent added items or demonstrates only new items specified by a Date Range.

  • insert_chart Configure Check Money Order Payment Method

    The Check Money Order Payment Method is the replacement of credit cards for online stores that customers can pay by check or money order. This payment method is normally set as default in Magento Community Edition 2.0 and you can now accept payments by check or money order. Actually, the check money order can be determined to be only approved for some specific countries. To manage Check Money Payment Method, you can follow the steps in the guidance below.

  • insert_chart Configure Bank Transfer Payment Method

    Because of the flourish of Banking Industry, Bank Transfer Payment Method becomes a required payment method for every purchase in the world. Therefore, it is clear that Magento 2.0 allows you to configure Bank Transfer Payment Method in the admin interface. This payment method also has the feature to only permit customers from specific countries to use depending on the merchant’s bank location and requirement.

  • insert_chart Configure Cash On Delivery Payment Method

    Cash On Delivery is a type of transaction in which the customer makes payment to shipping carrier when receiving the good. This payment method is popular and convenient for buyers who do not prefer online payment methods but still want to send items to a certain address. With Magento Community Edition 2.0, you can accept and adjust Cash On Delivery payments for your store. Cash On Delivery payment method is approved by admins for only customers from specific countries and recipients can make payment by cash, check or money order.

  • insert_chart Configure Purchase Order Payment Method

    Commercial customers can be allowed to use Purchase Order to afford for purchases with anterior authorization by referencing the PO number. This payment method is usually applied for wholesale orders. This time, we would like to guide you to set the configuration for Purchase Order payment method. Noting that before accepting payment by purchase order, you should set the credit worthiness of the commercial customer.

  • insert_chart Configure Zero Subtotal Checkout Payment Method

    People will never say no to free products; therefore Zero Subtotal Checkout is the payment method needed for the order that its grand total equals zero. Zero-grand total order may be the result of a discount or applied coupon with free shipping or created manually by admins due to any problem happened with the products in the last orders. This payment method is enabled by default in Magento 2.0 and you can customize some advanced configuration in the backend as the instruction below.

  • insert_chart Configure PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method

    PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method is the most convenient payment method on the internet nowadays. It is confirmed that integrating PayPal on your store can increase conversion rate twice and raise the overall customers up to 29%. PayPal is trusted and used widely for its fast checkout; utility when accepting debit card, credit card and almost currencies in the world; as well as absolute security. For all the reasons above, PayPal Express Checkout appear on every online store. To manage PayPal Express Checkout Payment Method on your Magento website, let’s follow the steps below.

  • insert_chart Secure Your Admin

    It is important to ensure and upgrade the security of your administration. Hence, you should manage the setting to Secure Your Admin to protect your system as well as to suit the characteristics of your store. To help you understand about the security function that Magento 2 supplies, let me instruct you how to find and configure admin security effectively.

  • insert_chart Security Checklist

    Security Checklist - File Permissions in Magento 2 - A store website always consists of finance information which hackers want to steal and make use of. Once these types of information are taken, There will be a huge damage to both merchants and customers. When what customers lost are their personal and payment information, merchants may suffer hundred times more. For instance, a customer clicks on any location on your website and is directed to another link which contains viruses, thief, and immediately break into their bank accounts. This absolutely causes the decline in your store reliability and you can even stand on the risk of being threatened with lawsuits.

  • insert_chart Configure Authorize.Net Direct Post

    Authorize.Net Direct Post is useful for Magento website that has a plenty of stores as merchants who can totally manage their checkout pages. Particularly, merchants have the own accounts on Authorize.Net and they will complete all checkout content and forms on their sites. In fact, this will bring more security for merchant payment information as the form is posted to Authorize.Net’s secure servers. It is clearly visible that Authorize.Net Direct Post plays the role of third-party in Magento site as same as PayPal. However, with Authorize.Net, customers can finish the transaction process while remaining in Magento store, instead of being redirected to the third-party website.

  • insert_chart Import Export Tax Rates

    As everyone may know, tax rates vary according to geographic location. Though managing tax rates is not a big deal when you sell your products only in some specific countries, it can be a huge problem when your target customers are located worldwide. It is not hard to see that nobody can follow all customers orders to add tax rates or leave a tax rates field for customers to apply by themselves which is kind of tricky to find out and enter the right rate.

  • insert_chart Import Products

    Magento 2.0 allows you to Import Products data to add or update the products, replace existing data and delete entities. This feature helps save a lot of time compared with manually configuring. Actually, almost data in Magento is concluded in CSV files (Comma Separated Value file) which appears similar to Excel file but simpler. Therefore, we recommend you to become familiar with CSV files to import and export other types of data besides of products such as customer data, customer address data and product images. And the following is the instruction to import products to your Magento store. Let’s begin!

  • insert_chart Export Products All Data, Filter and Exclude Attributes

    If you have not got used to the database of Magento yet, I recommend you to Export Products and open the CSV files to make acquaintance with the structure. It is obvious to see that when you are familiar with the structure of your database, you can manage your information effectively. Moreover, Export Products Data is not only for the purpose of helping you get familiar with the database, It is also used as another tool to back up your product data or to save data for other intents such as to import data on another site.

  • insert_chart Import All Products with Images

    In the topic How to Import Products in Magento 2, there is Images File Directory field of the path leading to your product image file. To explain for the presence of the Images File Directory field, Magento has its own directory structure for product images which is alphabetically organized and the path to the specific image is included in the import product file. Actually, you can upload the image file on Magento server or external server after login with the correct credentials that has the permission to manage the Magento folder on the server. It is easy to see that there are two step to Import All Products with Images and I will also demonstrate you two ways to import your product images : with Local Server and with External Server.

  • insert_chart Configure Braintree Payment Method

    Braintree is a full-stack payment platform which allows your customers to check out by accessing to credit and debit cards, PayPal, Apple Pay, Android Pay, Venmo, Bitcoin, and more. With Braintree platform, you can easily accept payment from app or website. Noticing that Braintree Payment Method can only be used with your store only when Magento Secure Payment Bridge is enabled and configured correctly. Moreover, though it is announced that Braintree can be used for all kinds of organization, there are still some types of business which are not supported and Braintree is only available for merchants from eight countries: United States, Canada, Australia, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and New Zealand. In the end, to set Braintree payment method in your Magento store, you may want to find more details about Braintree and their acceptable use policy at their site before starting the configuration.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Demo

    Magento 2 Demo is the live demo site that brings the real experience on Mageplaza extensions instead of installing Magento 2 on localhost. Magento 2 Demo with sample data allows you interacting as a customer in the frontend and working as an admin in the backend.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 System Requirements

    Since Magento 2 was released with a more friendly interface, better performance, and more security, online store owners intend to alter store basement system to Magento 2. The question is how to take all advantages of Magento 2? This post will inform entire Magento 2 System Requirements for you to follow and get the most effective Magento system for your store. In case your Magento store still does not run as well as what you have expected, do not hesitate to install additional extensions.

  • insert_chart Install Magento Extension from Magento Connect Marketplace

    Magento Connect (Magento Marketplace) is a marketplace that allows Magento community members and partners to share their open source or commercial contributions for Magento with the community. Typical contributions include:

  • insert_chart How to Enable Template Path Hints

    Are you looking for How to Enable Template Path Hints in Magento 2? So you are in the right place. In this post we are going to show you show to enable template path hints for frontend and admin from Magento admin pannel also.

  • insert_chart How to integrate Zopim in Magento 2

    Zopim chat or now called Zendesk chat is an effective product which is the combination of online marketing, live chat support and web analytics. Actually, live chat is important for e-commerce business as your shoppers will not feel alone as there is always an adviser to get their back. Besides, Zopim also provides advanced analytics to identify some information about shoppers for better marketing and later reports. Moreover, Zopim offers the Lite version which is free for small online stores.

  • insert_chart How to change default icon for top level menu backend

    Have you ever wondered about how to customize the icon in the top level menu in backend? Actually, you can change the default icon when adding your custom menu. Some companies and developers will also like to adapt their own icons and menu for all of their extensions to make the interface unique with eye-catching visibility. However, this work may need some help with PHP files and non-savvy CMS users may face problems with the customization.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Gift Message

    As Magento 2 supports the Gift Message feature which will appear on the Shopping Cart page, merchants can configure gift message in the backend. It is proved that providing your shoppers with gift messages can increase the conversion rate. In fact, gift options bring the customers an amazing chance to give presents to their friends. Hence, more potential customers will be also attracted to come to your store.

  • insert_chart Custom Rewrites

    A custom rewrite which is the tool that helps you manage all redirects from your website to another site. You can redirect a product, product catalog or even a page to another website by using a custom rewrite.

  • insert_chart How to Edit Store View

    Installing Magento is when the main website, default store, and store view Store View are created. When choosing the different language, View Name will be changed so you might want to have a more definable thing. It is easy to change and understand the field of Name. In Magento with many store settings, it should not change the Code if the value is not in index.php file. To check the file, you can go to serve in case that you cannot access to it and ask for help from the developers.

  • insert_chart Weight Search

    Weight Search is the tool which supports the sellers allocate a weight for product attributes when they want these attributes to be preferred to appear in search results than other attributes.

  • insert_chart RSS Feed: Order Status Notification

    Only Order RSS Feed is allowed in settings, clients can quickly follow the status of their orders. When enabled, there is a link to the RSS Feed will display in each order.

  • insert_chart How to Change Store Scope

    Store Scope is one of the typical view in scope in Magento 2. It classifies by name in each every level, which can change scope to different levels. It is necessary for the multi stores and big businesses to change scope level.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Price Scope

    In global trading, it is important to understand about Currency as well as defining the price of products exactly. For Magento 2, there are 3 kinds of Currency configuration : base currency, allow currency and default display currency.

  • insert_chart Configure Return-path email

    Sending emails with Return-path installation in Magento 2 is so necessary for users. Because these Return-path emails default automatically to unrecognized address, they will be spam and go to spam filters. It means that the people whom you want to send the message can not receive it. It is so serious if the email is important. To make sure it send to custombers’ inbox, you should enable SMTP.

  • insert_chart Change Domain Name

    Changing Domain Name in Magento 2 is necessary when you want to rebrand or take place the new products in your Store. It is also known as change the URL and the procedure to replace it in Magento 2 is similar to Magento 1.

  • insert_chart How to Manage Reviews and Ratings

    Customer’s Reviews represent the object assessments of products as well as your service from the buyers. Noticeably, they influence the awareness of new customers about the products and sinificantly affect customer’s buying decision. The satisfaction level of the shopping doers is also recorded by Ratings on your website.

  • insert_chart How to enable SSL

    If you are an e-commerce provider, you should use SSL to protect the data and transactions for customers. This article will guide you how to enable SSL in Magento 2 step by step.

  • insert_chart 10 Cache Types: How to Manage Cache in Magento 2

    Adding more data means that your website will be possibly overloaded or run slowlier. It is necessary to Manage the Cache to solve this problem. For example, by clearing Cache, you can protect the personal information and help the application run faster.

  • insert_chart Out of Stock Notification Settings

    It is important for us to satisfy the demand of customers on time so it requires that we manage the Stock strictly. Out of Stock Notification in Magento 2 extension is extremely effective in alerting product inventory at the level of product which is set as default.

  • insert_chart How to manage customers and customers group

    Customers are the most important people in any business or store. They are the resource which the success of the business depends on. Customers satisfaction is at the heart of every store.

  • insert_chart NewRelic Reporting

    Magento 2 New Relic Reporting gives you detailed performance metrics for every aspect of your business, in real-time. It helps you save time and make informed decision which impacts your ability to deliver a better online experience for your customers.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 Configure Design

    It absolutely attracts customers and catches their eyes if your website and your Stores look more professional and beautiful by having HTML Head, Header, Footer and Transactional Emails.

  • insert_chart Install Magento 2 Extension

    In this topic, we will discuss about How to Install Magento 2 extensions, specially Install Mageplaza Extensions. There are 3 different solutions to install Mageplaza extensions:

  • insert_chart Orders and Returns Widget

    The Orders and Returns widget supports the shoppers check the status of orders, print invoices and track shipments. When you allow this widget running into your store, it is only displayed for shoppers and for clients who aren’t logged into their accounts. By adding the Order ID, Billing Last Name, the Email address or ZIP Code, shoppers can find their orders easily.

  • insert_chart 3 Steps to Import Configurable Products

    As far as we know, Magento 2 Configurable Products is a useful tool for both customers as well as store owners. If the products are configurable, it means that the customers can purchase them according to their needs, hobbies or the requirements from a list of available options easily.

  • insert_chart 6 Product Types

    Magento 2 is not only helpful for your stores but it is also flexible with many kinds of products, even with a custom one, which can meet all your needs in business.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Customer Options

    Customers benefit your business; therefore, Manage Customers plays an important role in success of your Stores. It will decide the loyalty as well as the level of consumer’s sasifaction or the visitors who are the potential customers for your stores in the future. However, there will be a problem when you have thousands of customers or even more. You cannot manage all of them. By Magento 2, this problem can solve easily. Customer Configurations can store all the information, preference and the needs of customers. Whenever you need, you can use these data from your system. Futhermore, Magento 2 provides you different options to configure customers such as: Online Customers Options Account Sharing Options Create New Account Options Password Options Name and Address Options Login Options Address Templates CAPTCHA

  • insert_chart 2 Steps to Configure Magento 2 Frontend

    For an eCommerce website, Storefronts is the most important things when building the website. That is what customers see first when visiting your store. A store can have many Magento storefronts which include products, categories and search options. So, How To Configure Magento 2 Frontend in your store?

  • insert_chart How to Insert Products on Homepage

    The homepage can be considered as the most important part of every website. Customers will see your homepage first before they decide to shop, so your job is to make the homepage really appealing to the customer. If not, they will leave your site immediately. One of the best ways to attract users is to insert products on your homepage. Because when they visit your website, they see the products that attract them more, from that they are an incentive for customers to buy the products. You also can insert manufacturers / brands in home page, read this guide.

  • insert_chart Export And Import Customers

    If you have a customer list that you want to use in Magento 2, you can add them to your store automatically. This article will show you how to import new customers to your website by using CSV files.

  • insert_chart How to manage Magento 2 Reports

    Magento Reports will be a wonderful tool for your store to have in your sales arsenal. Be a business owner, we all know that the customers are the most important people in any store. The appearance of Magento Reports not only provides us with insight into our customers easily but also brings many other benefits for our customers and the whole store.

  • insert_chart How to Configure AdRoll Smart Pixel

    You are tired of asking your web coders to add code, snippets, pixels or scripts to your site so you can track remarketing, conversion rates, and more. Google Tag Manager makes it easy to add and manage multiple scripts, like AdRoll Pixel, on your site. You are owning a Magento 2 e-commerce store, we believe AdRoll Pixel is a great tool that helps you increase your traffic and reach your business goals.

  • insert_chart How to Add Google Surveys

    Developed in 2012, Google Surveys is a market research platform for user surveys. It was launched to help you get fast and reliable insights from your customers. In addition, through Google Surveys from the customer, you can understand your business better, so you will have the necessary strategies and changes for your Magento store as well as making your business decisions smarter and more accurate.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Facebook Remarketing

    In the past, I was wrong to think that Facebook was not a viable tool for marketing campaigns. However, according to the analysis from Alexa.com, this is one of the social networks that bring in huge traffic for every business.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Google Adwords Remarketing

    Remarketing is a very important part of a digital marketing campaign when a customer visits your website and they leave without shopping or placing any service, and this means you have lost the opportunity to get a customer. Google Remarketing will help you continue advertising to these audiences as they travel anywhere in the Google system or otherwise resell your product to a customer who has ever been interested in your product. Can you make them change their mind?

  • insert_chart How to Setup Crazy Egg

    Google Tag Manager is a perfect free tool that makes it easy to add and update site tags like conversion tracking, web analytics, remarketing, and more. You can accomplish them with just a few clicks. In today’s article, we’ll show you how to set up Crazy Egg as a new tag in Google Tag Manager.

  • insert_chart How to Setup Google Trusted Stores

    Developed and launched in 2012, Google Trusted Store marks the turning point for e-commerce in general and Magento stores in particular. According to Google’s statistics about Google Trusted Store, it has helped the online stores increase the conversion rates by up to 9.6%.

  • insert_chart How to configure Bing Ads Universal Event Tracking

    Universal Event Tracking is a powerful and great tool that helps you keep track of what your customers do after clicking on your ads. It not only helps you monitor all customer behavior, it also provides you with the necessary information so you can pull customers back to your store.

  • insert_chart How to Configure Google Optimize

    Google Optimize is a new Google site testing platform. It allows you to quickly and easily check the page design as well as to change the content. Besides that, it will monitor the performance of the test and will tell you which version is the best. This is a great free platform for customers.

  • insert_chart How to configure Hotjar Tracking Code

    Hotjar is a powerful tool that reveals the user’s voice and behavior. It is a pity if you have not heard about Hotjar. This tool not only allows you to create a heat map, but also displays everything you can see, such as scroll depth, create channels, and ask visitors questions. In addition, it also allows you to view recordings of visits to your page. These are great features of Hotjar.

  • insert_chart How to configure Linkedin Insight

    Linkedln Insight tag is a light JavaScript tag that includes a lot of features like tracking conversion rates, site targeting and analyzing your LinkedIn campaigns. However, to use these features, LinkedIn Insight tags should be incorporated as part of the pages of your site.

  • insert_chart How to configure Mouseflow Session Replay, Heatmaps, Funnels, Forms

    Founded in 2009 by Lasse Schou, a Danish entrepreneur, Mouseflow quickly becomes a powerful player in web analytics. This is a great tool that provides the experience for customers. This tool combines many of the features that are designed to understand how customers interact with your site, as well as help collect information from visitors. These features include standard version records, maps heat, form analysis, and surveys.

  • insert_chart How to change Invoice, Order PDF template

    Changing Invoice, Order PDF template in Magento 2 is not easy now. To start a Magento 2 website, you may need to change Invoice, Order, Credit Memo, Shipment PDF design (template) such as Logo, Company name, phone, email and more. However, to update Invoice, Order PDF template you have to understand deeply in technical field. Moreover, you have to understand how Zend PDF work. That is really hard to work with.

  • insert_chart How to reset a locked Admin account in Magento 2

    It’s a common way that hacker can abuse your security wall by attempting many easy-to-guess passwords consecutively. Consequently, your admin backend is locked due to many failed attempts and Magento 2 core will prevent admin users from continuing login.

  • insert_chart How to configure Instant Purchase in Magento 2

    What is Instant Purchase in Magento 2? After a journey of surfing and adding to cart their items, consumers can’t wait to see their products eagerly so they always try to rush the checkout process up as fast as they can. While checking out, logged customers who have default billing and shipping addresses will have those information filled automatically and they just need to proceed the rest optional fields. In the other hand, leading them to the checkout page is the final finish to build the business, so of obviously store owners wish to improve the payment stage to endeavour this customer’s demand as well.

  • insert_chart How to include extra Tax classes in Magento 2

    Include extra Tax classes in Magento 2 - Customers, products, and shipping can be subject to Tax classes. With the shopping cart of each customer, Magento examines and determines an appropriate amount of tax accordingly to the the class of the customer, the class of the commodities in the cart, and the geographic region. As your business expands and reaches more types of customers, you will be most likely to find that the initially set tax classes are no longer adequate to cater for every customer and product. In other words, it’s time to include extra tax classes, which can later be beneficial to defining tax rules as well.

  • insert_chart How to reset Admin Session Lifetime in Magento 2

    Set Admin Session Lifetime Magento 2 - Created and developed specially for Magento 2, the Admin functions as a security measure for your online store. The password-protected back office facilitates the administrative work by allowing you to manage orders, catalog, content, and configurations effectively. The Admin times out after 900 seconds, or fifteen minutes of keyboard inactivity by default. If you’re using this Security extension, a warning email will be sent.

  • insert_chart How to Automate Your Campaign in Magento 2

    Dotmailer have a blank template that you can use to create custom programs. When you want to create an automated campaign, you have 2 choices: using existing campaigns, or making for new ones. Using SMTP module is recommended since it will assist you the technical process in Magento 2 better.

  • insert_chart How to move and delete a category in Magento 2

    Move and delete a category in Magento 2 - Category is a group of products that have some features or attributes in common. After successfully setting up a category, you can move it to another position or delete it completely from the catalog by taking a few simple steps on the backend. However, in case your catalog is live, first think about how the modification may influence existing links to products in the category.

  • insert_chart Add a New Carrier in Magento 2

    Shipping Partners - If you have got a commercial account with a supported carrier, you can provide your customers with shipping carriers which are convenient. And before you can offer your customers a selection of shipping carriers, you must complete the shipping settings to establish the origin for your store/company.

  • insert_chart Add a Packaging option in Magento 2

    Performing an effective shipping strategy is one of the most decisive steps which each store should follow to grow and scale. And packaging has a strong impact on the overall shopping. More and more e-business doers crack down on beautiful order packaging to attract customers. The packaging options exist in a dropdown for each Shipping Partner profile, and categorize each type of packaging that is support by the carrier.

  • insert_chart Shipping location in Magento 2

    Shipping location in Magento 2 - The Locations grid is added feature in Magento, which lists the shipping method available shipping locations. It may also include stores, warehouses, drop-shippers, and company headquarters. You can add new shipping locations whenever you want.

  • insert_chart How to configure Security Scan in Magento 2

    Containing billions of transaction data of more than 650,000 stores worldwide, Magento 2 platform is being targeted to attack the security wall as an attractive prey for unwelcome visitors - anonymous hackers. As soon as possible, awaring the essential of security building should be taken into your account while hackers are low-key improving tricks under their sleeves to steal your precious data.

  • insert_chart How to integrate Facebook with Magento

    Digital business of nowadays quite requires business doers to widen customer segments in order to gain as much attentions as they can. And sharing among social networks is one of the most natural approach to learn and entice customers notice your store. This is especially prevalent amongst Facebook community - one of the strongest social networks that is favourable by more than 100 million people are active on this platform. The number of customer target is too fascinating so obviously online merchants shouldn’t give this segment a pass. Even now you can login by Facebook network right at the Magento 2.

  • insert_chart How to Process Orders in Magento 2

    Process Orders in Magento 2 - When a customer places an order on the one-step chekout page for products of any type, a sales order is automatically created in the database as a transient record to give an account of the transaction. Not until the customer pays for the products is the sales order updated to “Complete”. Before the payment is made, the order is marked as “Pending”. Some customers may want to make changes to the initial order that they place, so sales orders are configured to be easily edited while pending.

  • insert_chart Importing Tier Prices in Magento 2

    Tier prices is a tool that allow you offering a discount to all customers, or extend the discount to select only customer groups. It permits you to attract customers and encourages them to place an order on your website. However if you have too many products, you should import the pricing data instead of typing the tier prices by hand for each product.

  • insert_chart How to Set up POS for Magento 2

    Installing a POS extension for Magento 2 is similar to installing any other extensions. But if you are new to Magento 2, you may need to get to know how to log into your Magento server using terminal, command prompt or Secure Shell (SSH) before we move to the next part.

  • insert_chart Better Coupon Generator

    Everyone loves vouchers, obviously. In this digital era, e-coupons are especially favored by millions of online shoppers because of their convenience. Also, digital marketers strive to take advantage of e-vouchers in their marketing or sales campaigns as this is always an affordable and easy solution for online businesses.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Free - Delete customer account

    That the current issue of privacy is getting more serious than ever before, which negatively affects customers’ willingness to shop online, urges every e-commerce business to pay more attention on privacy policies. To tackle this problem, Magento 2 GDPR extension is developed by Mageplaza to protect customers private information with a clear and concise set of rules complying with EU data protection standards. Significantly, with this module, customers are ensured to have full rights to control their personal data thanks to some incredible features such as permanently removing their customer accounts, and deleting default address.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Free - Delete default address

    Developed by Mageplaza, Magento 2 GDPR extension is considered as one of the most powerful tools to keep customer data safe. Complying with General Data Protection Regulation - an EU regulation about personal data protection which takes effect on May 25, 2018, this module plays an important role in strengthening security and privacy. Also, thanks to GDPR, online stores can express that they really care about privacy protection, and make real efforts to attain that, which results in customer trust and satisfaction. Referring to impressive features, not only allowing customers to delete their account permanently, Magento 2 GDPR also enables them to remove their default addresses with ease.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Pro - Manage Billing Documents

    The growing concern of customers about privacy issues urges every e-Commerce store to pay more attention to their security regulations. Many store owners have found the solution: Integrate an EU certified set of privacy standards, which is GDPR, into their store’s policy. However, it is complicated to make those principles compatible with each of your activities manually. To reduce the admins’ workload as well as to make buyers trust more on your e-store, why don’t you try Mageplaza GDPR extension - a powerful tool that helps ensure your GDPR regulation compliance with ease? In addition to some essential features that the free standard version provides, Mageplaza has developed the PRO version with two more outstanding features: Billing documents management, and Cookie restriction.

  • insert_chart Magento 2 GDPR Pro - Cookie Restriction

    Customers are concerned about privacy problems when buying goods on the internet. Imagine if all of the buyers are afraid to shop online, who else is going to suffer? E-commerce business, obviously! More than anyone, online store owners desire to find out a solution for those security issues. Luckily, there IS a solution available for every Magento 2 e-stores. Mageplaza has built a plugin called GDPR extension, with which stores can easily comply their activities to EU data protection standards. Apart from the free Standard version with two primary functions only, a PRO version with two more incredible features being supported: Billing documents management, and Cookie restriction. These outstanding upgrades are hoped to help advance the security system, and obtain customers trust to the greatest extent!

  • insert_chart Quick Coupon generator: Import Coupons

    Having your coupons created right from your backend is awesomely fast, convenient and accurate. However, for some reasons you already have the codes for the coupon generated beforehand by another party. Maybe because it is easier to manage, you want to implement a huge number of codes at once or you simply have someone else did it for you. Nevertheless, if only you can just implement them right into the store!

  • insert_chart Better Coupon - Pre-apply Coupon by Link

    After creating and sending your coupons with the Better Coupon module, all that’s left is for the customer to actually use it. Yet, this very last step could sometimes not go as smooth as you expected. Maybe the customers get lost in shopping and forget about the coupon, or they don’t feel like dealing with long, complicated string of code. Anyhow, difficulty in applying coupon is one of the factors that cause a long and complex checkout process, which in turn is the second most popular reason for cart abandonment during checkout.

  • insert_chart Quick Link for Coupon Generator

    Having the Better Coupon module at your disposal is great as it allows for quick creation and delivery of coupon.