Magento Security Checks for Holiday Hacks

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Throughout the Holiday Season shoppers are putting credit cards into Magento stores at a higher rate than other times of the year. All that business makes it an especially attractive period for hackers to strike. Here are a few tips to help you prevent and identify Magento attacks. If you identify a hack or even think you have, we recommend … Read More

Cheap Hosting – A Bad Idea For Ecommerce

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We’ve been offering managed hosting for Magento and WordPress ecommerce sites for a couple of years. We lease entire servers from a top US host ( and we put clients on them. We then charge clients less than they’d pay Nexcess for that level of hosting while layering our own support on top of theirs. We don’t make any money … Read More

New Magento Certifications

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We had a busy month in December wrapping up things for clients but we found time to complete 2 Magento Certifications. Mark passed the Magento Certified Solutions Specialist exam and Huzefa passed the Magento Certified Developer Plus exam. For both it was their first attempt and the passed with flying colors. We’re happy to receive this official recognition for our … Read More

Magento Weight Units Defined


One of the questions we are asked by Magento clients all the time is what the weight setting in Magento represents. Is it ounces, pounds, kilograms? The common answer you will see online is that the Magento weight unit is whatever you want it to be as specified in your Magento shipping service setup. That’s technically correct but doesn’t help you much if … Read More