Adobe Announce Release of Magento 2.4

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Today Adobe have just announced the roll out and general availability of Magento 2.4. With Magento 1 reaching end of life last month, developments of Magento 2 are now all steam ahead. Magento 2.4 is being hailed as the latest version that will “…provide merchants with capabilities that will help them capture new opportunities in […]

Magento 1 Support Ends June 30, 2020 And Security Is A Problem

Magento 1 support ends on June 30, 2020

Adobe will officially stop supporting Magento 1 installation after Tuesday, June 30, 2020. When Adobe purchased Magento, Magento had already transitioned development from Magento 1 to Magento 2, mostly fixing bugs, security holes, and adding very few features to Magento 1. After Adobe purchased Magento, it quickly expanded the development of Magento 2. Unfortunately, for […]

BigCommerce Seeking To File U.S. IPO

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Bloomberg reports that the online commerce platform BigCommerce is seeking an initial public offering (IPO) later this year, citing sources familiar with the matter. The report says the Texas-based company is working with Morgan Stanley on the IPO and could value in at around $1 billion. If the IPO happens, BigCommerce would follow its largest […]

Adobe’s Digital Economy Index Shows U.S. Ecommerce Sales Up 49% in April

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Adobe released the latest Adobe Digital Economic Index today and it shows online commerce experienced Black Friday-like sales in April. The Adobe Digital Economy Index is the first real-time barometer of the digital economy, analyzes over one trillion online transactions across 100 million product SKUs. Powered by Adobe Analytics and based on a new digital […]

Adobe Offers Three Months Free Access to Magento Commerce During Coronavirus Crisis

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Amid the coronavirus outbreak and growing containment efforts, small and mid-sized businesses are reeling from the impact of lost traffic and revenue. Adobe has seen a drastic shift to online channels and is offering impacted businesses with the support and resources they need to navigate these challenging times. Adobe Magento Commerce Offers 3 Months Free […]

Magento Commerce Now Offers AI-Powered Product Recommendations at No Additional Cost

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As millions of consumers are now stuck at home due to coronavirus (COVID-19) Stay at Home order, shopping behavior has changed dramatically. In the second half of March, online orders for everyday household items jumped by over 200 percent, leading to empty warehouse shelves for sanitizers and many household products. Yet, despite the difficulty for […]

Magento Announces Important End-Of-Support Dates

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Adobe announced several important end-of-support dates for Magento that may require users to upgrade to a newer version to avoid any system and security issues. Support for Magento Commerce 2.2.x ends on December 31, 2019. Customers still using Magento Commerce 2.2.x should upgrade as soon as possible to the latest iteration of Magento Commerce 2.3 […]

Adobe Analytics – Prime Day event also boom for other online retailers

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According to Adobe Analytics data, the second day of Prime Day saw US online sales increase 72% for large retailers ($1B+ annual revenue) compared to an average Tuesday; first day saw a 64% increase. Niche retailers (<$5M in annual revenue) saw their ecommerce sales rise 25%, compared to Monday’s 30%. Tuesday also became the fourth […]

Adobe Analytics – Day one of Prime Day sees other retailers winning too

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Based on Adobe Analytics data, the first day of Prime Day saw a substantial increase in online spending in the US, suggesting that Amazon is no longer the sole winner of the summer shopping holiday. Large retailers ($1B+ annual revenue) saw a 64% increase in sales versus an average Monday, compared to last year’s 54%. […]