SD Office Hours: Ask Us

SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 24

Hello and welcome back to our page! If you missed the live edition of SD Office Hours you can catch up on all of the action below!

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  • Magento 2.2 end of life is in 11 months and 2.3 hasn’t been released yet. Would you like to expand on the implications of that? – 00:38 – 14:00
  • Can you describe the changes in product pricing structure in M1 vs M2 and the advantages of M2? – 14:31 – 25:20
  • What is Magento’s Squash-toberfest and are you participating? – 25:25 – 31:45

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 23

Hello and welcome back to episode 23 of SD Office Hours! If you missed our live stream check out the full episode below.

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  • Magento recently came out with a new release: 2.2.6. What does this release include and any reaction to it? – 1:04 – 12:10
  • Magento 1 recently released a compatibility update for PHP 7.2. What does that mean for merchants? How would I test to see if my store is ready for PHP 7.2? – 12:25 – 25:00
  • What is the upside of a robust Content Security Policy? Downside? – 25:05 – 32:55
  • I have a store on Open Source 2.2 – how hard is it to upgrade to Commerce 2.2? 32:58 – 38:35
  • What are the advantages of doing redirects in Magento versus doing them at the Apache or nginx level? – 38:40 – 44:25

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 21

Welcome back to SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento! Wow 21 episodes! If you want to learn more about Magento watch the video below.

 

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  • You created an extension that improves Magento 1 Enterprise Edition’s indexer performance. You also worked with Magento to improve out of the box indexer performance in Magento 2. Can you talk a little bit about the extension and how you might solve this on Magento versions that this is compatible with, for example, Magento 1.14.3.7? – 00:38 – 13:10
  • We’ve had some clients ask about customer specific pricing. Can we talk about some of the downfalls of this and some possible solutions? – 13:18 – 28:45
  • Magento has recently released some improvements to their cloud hosting. Can you start us off and talk about those? – 28:50 – 40:45
  • What’s next on SD’s event and content agenda? – 40:50 – 44:10

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 20

Welcome back to SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento! Hard to believe we’re already at 20 episodes! If you want to learn more about Magento watch the video below.

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  • What are some guidelines on when a client should choose middleware over other integration options? – 1:10 – 11:44
  • Currently I’m using the Instant Purchase that’s baked into Magento for BrainTree. I have it configured so that the cheapest shipping method is automatically chosen. The issue is the cheapest is always In-Store pickup. How do I solve this problem? – 11:52 – 31:50
  • How were the Magento MeetUps? What’s next on SD’s event and content agenda? – 32:00 – 37:20

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 19

Welcome back to episode 19 of SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento!

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  • It’s almost August, which means it’s time for merchants to start thinking about getting ready for holiday: what advice do you give to those merchants where holiday is the hottest season of the year? – 01:05 – 13:18
  • Have you all heard of the Payment Request API? Can you talk a little about it and how it affects mobile conversion? – 13:20 – 20:20
  • How does SD go about recommending an email service provider to a client? – 20:24 – 28:24
  • Max, you recently wrote a blog on how notifications work in the Magento admin, do you want to talk a little about it? – 28:26 – 38:10

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 18

This episode of SD Office Hours is a special one! We get to welcome back Brian Lange to the show!

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  • What do you think Adobe’s acquisition means for Magento and it’s merchants? – 01:20 – 09:25
  • Magento recently released version 2.2.5. Max, can you give us an update on what is in this newest update? – 09:29 – 18:45
  • There are thousands of extensions on the Magento Marketplace now. How would you recommend a merchant go about selecting integrations like tax providers, ESPs, search providers, etc? – 18:55 – 33:00
  • It’s time for a shameless pitch of SD! What’s new in the SD world? Any events we’re attending? Any thought leadership we’re doing? – 33:01 – 41:00

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 17

Welcome back to SD Office Hours! After a short break, we are back in action! If you missed our latest episode we answered your burning questions on GDPR, the PWA from Magento, and whether Phillip got to meet Jamie Foxx at Imagine (spoiler alert he didn’t).

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  • Tell us about your experience at Imagine – what was it like to MC? Did you meet Jamie Foxx? – 01:40 – 09:30
  • What’s the latest on Progressive Web Apps with Magento? Phillip has been doing live streams – how does one get started? – 09:35 – 20:00
  • Amasty just released a GDPR module. Magento has a rather large FAQ about the subject. Thoughts? What is SD doing for GDPR? – 20:01 – 29:40
  • Have you seen customers mass deleting products on M2? What is the issue here and how do we fix it? –  29:43 – 41:50

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 16

SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento is back with another action packed episode! What are we doing to get ready for GDPR and what’s the difference between Magento 2.0, 2.1, and 2.2? You’ll have to watch the episode below to find out!

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  • What’s the biggest differences code-wise in Magento 2.0, 2.1 and 2.2? – 01:25 – 13:40
  • Does SD use Macs or Windows for Dev? What are your preferences? – 13:44 – 23:34
  • What is SD doing to get ready for GDPR? – 23:45 – 37:04
  • When is it appropriate to choose a web host like Nexcess or Magemojo? At what point does a merchant get value out of Magento Cloud? – 37:10 – 48:10

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 15

Welcome back to episode 15 of SD Office Hours! If you want to learn more about AMP in Magento, what our most and least favorite thing is about MECE, or how you should properly audit a Magento site, check out the episode below!

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  • What do you guys use for sharing customer passwords and access? – 01:55 – 09:00
  • Should I be doing AMP? I hear there’s AMP for email now – how would I do that for Magento? – 09:02 – 19:10
  • What’s your most and least favorite thing about MECE? – 19:18 – 26:38
  • How do you audit a Magento site? – 26:50 – 42:13

 

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SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento, Ep. 14

Welcome back to episode 14 of SD Office Hours: Ask Us About Magento! Watch the episode below if you want to learn more about Magento B2B, what features are available, and what the major differences are between B2C and B2B on Magento.

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  • What are some of the core features of Magento 2 B2B? Where can I find them and how do I make them work? – 02:23 – 08:25
  • What does it mean if I make my store a capable B2B store? – 08:30 – 14:25
  • I’ve installed Magento 2.2 but I don’t see the B2B features, how do I get them? – 14:26 – 22:12
  • I am an SI. What are some of the major differences from designing and building a B2C magento store to a B2B store? – 22:15 – 32:15
  • What are some potential downsides to using Magento B2B – 32:20 – 39:51

 

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