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Four Steps to Prepare for Your Magento 2 Upgrade – Part 3

Once you have taken inventory of your existing Magento platform and reviewed Magento 2 templates, the next step involves evaluating your extensions. Simply put, extensions expand the native capabilities of the Magento platform. Launched in 2016, the Magento Marketplace offers carefully vetted extensions for your commerce platform. (Think of it as the “App Store” for […]

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My “Swing for the Fences” Internship at Perficient

I am majoring in Computer Science and will be a senior at Ball State University in the fall. As I pursued summer internships earlier this year, my dad gave me some advice. He told me to pick three places that would be my dream internship and apply to them, even if I thought I might […]

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Four Steps to Prepare for Your Magento 2 Upgrade – Part 2

Successful engagement of your digital commerce customers means you need to deliver an experience that works well across all channels – especially in mobile. Why does the mobile experience matter? Here are just a couple of reasons: Mobile commerce grew 47% in 2016, significantly outpacing growth in traditional eCommerce and brick-and-mortar retail1 Google places more […]

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Four Steps to Prepare for Your Magento 2 Upgrade – Part 1

If your existing digital commerce site runs on Magento 1.x, then the thought of upgrading may seem overwhelming. For merchants considering this upgrade, the inherent concern is that the transition comes at a higher price. However, with strategic and thoughtful planning of your move, you will reduce cost, mitigate risk, and maintain business continuity. This […]

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The 130+ Best Technology Sites for Every Tech Enthusiast | 2017

You love tech and so do we. We asked our team of consultants to put together a list of their favorite technology sites. Did we miss something? (probably) Add it to the comments! General Tech Perficient Blogs – Blogs across multiple industries, technologies and solutions MIT Technology Review – Your guide to what matters today Fast […]

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Best B2B Experience – Magento Imagine 2017 Winner

Each year at the Magento Imagine Event, Magento recognizes merchants and solution partners for exceptional work done using Magento sites under several categories; such as: Best Web Design, Best Mobile Experience, Best B2B User Experience etc. This year Magento received over 250 entries and it was extremely competitive to be shortlisted. Perficient Digital is so […]

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Driving Digital Transformation with Expanded eCommerce Solutions

In 2014, online stores are on target to generate an estimated $294 billion, or approximately 9% of all U.S. retail sales, according to forecasts by Forrester Research. They also report that by 2018, e-commerce market will reach $414 billion, with transactions made with tablets and smartphones accounting for about 20%. The announcement of Perficient’s acquisition […]

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Where’s the mobile?

Mashable today had an article about the gap in mobile websites.  Stats like 66% of major retail brands don’t have a mobile site and 10% of all web traffic is via a mobile device.  If you derive much of your revenue from online sales, nearly $12 billion in sales are via mobile purchases.  But as […]

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Successful Failure: A Bonobos case study

Its supposed to be THE day of the year for online retailers: Cyber Monday. For online commerce companies, you plan for increased capacity, fail over plans and so forth. But the best laid plans can always go awry. They did for Bonobos – an online mens clothing retailer with fanatical fans for the men’s pants. […]

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