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New and Improved Advanced Search Magento Extension

By | Magento, Videos

The Advanced Search Magento Extension by Activo is a must have improvement over the default magento search results. It provides an advanced search functionality for your entire store product catalog without the necessity to install additional 3rd party systems like Solr or Sphinx. It also offer the sensible autocomplete feature within the search box.

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How to Upload Multiple Product Images (In Bulk) to Magento with One Click

By | Magento, Videos

This video shows how to use our most recent extension, Bulk Images Magento Extension, now available on our Magento Extensions store. The extension allows easy product images management for large catalogs. Essentially even with say a few hundreds SKUs and 3-5 images per SKU you end up with 500 to 1,500 image files for your online store. Uploading every single one of them manually takes too much time and is absolutely not necessary. With this extension you control how you want the products associated, what is the order of the images within the specific product image gallery, and the extension can help you manage small changes as well as large changes to the entire store. The extension also is CDN ready and can support almost any front end caching mechanisms that your store may be using. Enjoy!

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2 PHP Directives to Boost Your Magento Performance

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PHP has two directives that typically are turned off by default and can significantly improve your Magento performance by turning them on. Both directives are targeting a feature called ‘realpath cache’ which essentially allows the PHP processes to cache paths to files, hence avoiding expensive disk lookups on every page load.

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