Manage Promotional rules in magento

While running a website we can offer discounts to some of our customers so that our website can get popularity. This discount can be given though creating promotion rules. So this tutorial will give you an introduction to “Manage promotion rules in magento”   Magento offers 2 types of promotion rules   i) Catalog Price(…)

What is Qmail Mail Transfer Agent

Qmail is a Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) that runs on Unix that is more secure replacement of sendmail program. Source code of Qmail is publicly available as well as its a free software.   The important feature of Qmail is: Security: Qmail was first MTA that was built by keeping security in mind while design(…)

What is magento blocks/ Magento block architecture

What is magento Block Block: Magento Block is actually a part of code which is reponsible to communicate with database model and make that available to layouts phtml file. Actually blocks are the small component of page render which take specific position on page. In other words blocks are not like complete page but its(…)

Describe Magento codepools

What is Magento codePool: Magento is a well structured E-Commerce software system. Which follows a good architecture that not only gives best features for their users but a good way to organize magento modules .     Purpose of Magento CodePool: The magento modules are well organized by codepools.So basically codepool is a folder structure(…)

Adding Google Map to your web page

By Visiting this tutorial you will be able to find out about below: *. How to Enable Google Map API from Google’s API Console *. How to get Google API key, Using Google API console *. How to get Google API Key, *. Enable Google Map for specific address *. Show google map based on(…)

Sending mails through SMTP settings in Magento

Why SMTP is required to deliver emails rather than normal server email: Sometimes you might see your emails are being sent to Spam folder not in Inbox . It might be its an issue of your default mail settings which are not sending proper header or that server is blacklisted to deliver emails in that(…)

Permanent 301 redirection of /home to / in magento

What is home page in magento Each magento based website by default call a CMS page  which is for home page.\ If you want to edit home page of  magento then you need to edit a CMS page that comes under CMS >> Pages. Where URL key is home. Why /home is accessible from magento(…)

Most common Email Transfer Agents (MTA) for web servers

Mail transfer from server are done through varous Mail Transfer Agents only. You will see an overview and their related functionality in below article. There are some technuiqe/tools to deliver email from server . Most commons email tranfer agents are *. exim *. sendmail *. postfix *. Exim: This is a mail tranfer agent (MTA)(…)

Short Tutorial on Varnish Cache

 With  this short tutorial we would like to have a brief description about varnish Cache. By going through with this tutorial you will know the answers of some common questions related to varnish Cache like:   *. What is Varnish Cache *. Why Varnish Cache *. Advantage of Varnish Cache *. Configuring settings for Varnish(…)

Short tutorial on Solr Apache and How-To

By Going through this article you will be get answers for some questions like: *. What is Solr *. What are the Role of Solr for website Performance/ Why Solr is important for better website performance *.What are the important Feature that make it worth full *. General Configuration Settings for Solr *. How to(…)