50 Fantastic WordPress Themes

On of WordPress’s key advantages is the wide and diverse catalogue of themes available for the platform, created by the design community. Some of the most popular premium (premium, by design, of course) themes come from our parent company Envato’s very own marketplace,ThemeForest, which hosts some fantastic web, mobile and WordPress themes. In this roundup,…

5 Powerful Search Tools to Use on Your Magento Ecommerce Website

We all know about search and SEO, less discussed is online search on your ecommerce site. The idea for any e-commerce platform is to make finding and buying products as simple and convenient as possible for consumers. Design a website that makes it easy for customers to find your products and you can increase conversions…

40 JavaScript lightbox scripts(included jQuery and MooTools)

More an more sites are using(or going to use) JavaScript(library or plain) on there website(s). You probably dont see much of these javascript pieces, but one cool piece of JavaScript cant be missed, and it’s called a lightbox. A JavaScript ligthbox is a fast growing way to present in a nice way an images or something else like…

Magento SQL Snippets

Clear Temporary Data Tables TRUNCATE `log_customer`; TRUNCATE `log_quote`; TRUNCATE `log_summary`; TRUNCATE `log_url`; TRUNCATE `log_url_info`; TRUNCATE `log_visitor`; TRUNCATE `log_visitor_info`; TRUNCATE `index_event`; TRUNCATE `report_event`; TRUNCATE `report_viewed_product_index`; TRUNCATE `dataflow_batch_import`; TRUNCATE `dataflow_batch_export`; TRUNCATE `sendfriend_log`; ALTER TABLE `log_url` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER TABLE `log_url_info` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER TABLE `log_visitor` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER TABLE `log_visitor_info` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER TABLE `report_event` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER TABLE `report_viewed_product_index` AUTO_INCREMENT=1; ALTER…

Mac Pro 2013

Apple doesn’t normally preview upcoming hardware, so when Tim Cook & Co. whipped out the new Mac Pro 2013 at WWDC 2013 this week you knew the company was particularly proud. Throwing away the old-style tower and completely rethinking not only the design, but the internal architecture, cooling, expansion, and ethos of a workstation, the Mac Pro…

how to remove footer links Site Map, Seach Terms and Advanced search and Contact Us in magento

To remove or Edit magento Footer links Site Map, Search Terms, Advanced Search and Contact us is very simple,By default your Magento 1.7.0.2 store will have various links such as Site Map, Seach Terms and Advanced search and Contact Us.You can remove these links from the footer in Magento follow these steps To remove Site…

Best browser: which should you be using?

We wanted to show a Pinterest board called Kittens, Kittens, Kittens, but wimped out Related stories Google Chrome 23 arrives, brings Do Not Track support Google Chrome overtakes Apple Safari Mozilla proud that Firefox made everyone’s browsers better Competition among browsers is more fierce than ever. Chrome and Firefox release 72 new versions every week,…

30 great examples of WordPress websites

WordPress is no longer just a blogging tool. These brilliant examples of WordPress websites will help get that inspiration flowing… Once regarded as just a blogging tool, WordPress has quickly become a fully fledged content management system (CMS) for professional web designers and agencies, used on millions of sites across the world. Yet many still think of…

MySQL Admin and Development Tools Round Up

The most popular and best open source database is MySQL. Simple as that. It is consistently fast , reliabile and very, very easy to use. One of MySQLs main features is its cross-platform support, it will run on almost all operating systems, including Windows, OSX, Linux and many more. So, MySQL is the best database,…

40 Brilliant Under Construction / Coming Soon Templates

Many websites will have found themselves in a position where they are making major changes, setting up a new website with a large profile, and so on. You want your users to be kept up-to-date with development, but don’t want them to see the site as it is being built. This is where an under construction page comes into…

25+ Great Mobile Friendly Web Templates

There are many types of mobile friendly web templates which can help you to reach one of the faste growing marketplaces today – those who use cell phones and other mobile devices to access the internet. One problem that is usually faced by most businessmen is that they find it difficult in creating the types…

25 Retro WordPress Theme Designs For Vintage Appeal

A retro WordPress theme is a welcome change from the usual trendy and modern websites that we come across regularly. Although people are constantly immersed in a fast game of constantly changing ideas and fashion, a significant number hate being dependent on different external factors. They prefer styles that are more stable, like minimalist or…

Executing Magento Indexer From Shell

In some situation when you want to re-index Magento catalog you will get an error message or reindex process will be broken. This problem is appearing when you have a lot of products in database and limited server resource. You can try to reindex from command line or shell. In Magento there is folder with…

How do I disable Magento Compiler?

Last update: 2013-01-20 Magento Compiler feature should be disabled on any changes in loaded Magento classes, in other words, you need to disable Magento Compilation every time before installing new extension or initiating upgrade/downgrade/installation or removal of any Magento module.   To disable Magento Compiler you can use one of the following methods:   Admin Interface navigate to System >…

How to get current currency in Magento

We know Magento support multiple currency. I have found the solution to check current currency in the Magento site frontend To get Current Currency < ?php echo $currency_code = Mage::app()->getStore()->getCurrentCurrencyCode(); ?> If you looking for current currency symbol use : < ?php echo Mage::app()->getLocale()->currency(Mage::app()->getStore()->getCurrentCurrencyCode())->getSymbol(); ?>

Inline translation in Magento

If you need translations for your site but translation packs are not fully translated, then inline translation is very nice feature. In this post I will cover entire process for inline translation in Magento. So I assume that you already instaled your language packs, and that you created diferent store views for diferent languages. Next…

Moving from a Drobo to a Synology NAS

I’ve been using a Drobo connected a Mac Mini server for about 5 years. It’s performed well and I have not had a single complaint about the device. I’ve had at least six disk failures and the Drobo handled them like a champ. But things die and I like to be prepared. I expect this…

The 10 Top Text Editors for OS X

Obviously, the text editor is a key tool for any coder. There’s a lot of different uses for one: you can take simple notes or you can write thousands of lines of code. This article will help you find the right text editor for you. Espresso     Espresso turbo-charges your workflow with the…

The 7 Best Free FTP Apps for Your Mac

FTP, or File Transfer Protocol, is the standard way of transferring files between your computer and your server, whether it be shared or dedicated. One of the nice things about FTP is the fact that you can view and edit the entire file structure of your website or file server remotely, without ever touching your server. In order…

20 Latest Vector Tutorials 2013

Adobe Illustrator is a powerful tool for creating vector graphics which can use for web and graphic design. Vector Tutorials are the best way to learn trendy styles and effects. Tutorials can provide a lot of help, step by step presentation of a thing that made it easy to learn and understand. Illustrator is a tool which is widely…