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Magento E-Commerce

We are a professional Magento developer & designer. We can handle anything you need from modifications to full fledge development and design of new sites.

Welcome: simplifying the web for you and your customers™


If you are looking for a personal or a small business website that doesn\'t include heavy e-commerce, WordPress is perfect for you.

Welcome: simplifying the web for you and your customers™

Small Business Consulting

Whether you are just starting or you have been in business for a while, you have questions, and we have answers with over 20 years of experience.

Welcome: simplifying the web for you and your customers™

Go Mobile!

Whether you want a e-commerce app, you want your website to be mobile friendly, or you want a responsive site, we can handle it for you. Just leave it to us – your website will look amazing on any device!

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Google Inbox

I finally received my invite earlier this week to Google Inbox for Aps. We use Google Apps for our email. We signed up before it was a paid service – though I would gladly pay since the service is, in READ MORE


Get Multiple Customer Groups In Magento with GroupsCatalog2

Sometimes we need to get a customer’s group in Magento. Pretty straight forward. But, when you add GroupsCatalog2, customers can be assigned to multiple groups. I recently had a client that wanted to tell customers on their customer dashboard what READ MORE


Fix Magento error:14077410:SSL routines:SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:sslv3 alert handshake failure!

So you have received a version of the error: 14077410:SSL routines:SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:sslv3 alert handshake failure error while trying to install a Magento Connect extension? We have your solution! It seems that this week, Magento Connect turned off SSLv3 (a good thing), but READ MORE

Fixing Magento Shipping Handling Fee Percentage of Order

So, if you have ever tried to set a handling fee in Magento by percent per order, you’ll find it takes the shipping cost * the handling (even though in the docs it says it takes the order * the READ MORE

Magento Custom Shipping Module

Recently, I had a client who needed a shipping module that figures shipping based on a percentage of the subtotal. Now, I know that some have modified the table rates, but as it turns out, even that hack doesn’t work READ MORE

New Site for Vegan Pet Product company and importer of Ami Cat and Ami Dog

We have completed a new site for a customer who is the importer of Ami Cat vegan cat food and Ami Dog vegan dog food. It’s built in Magento. Check it out, or maybe go buy something from them! Eco READ MORE


The Slow Painful Death of Nokia

If you are over 25, you’ve probably had a Nokia in the past. Most people remember them as amazing hardware. They were sturdy, and performed well. Amazing quality like most things from Finland. Then the evolution of the smart phone READ MORE

Upgrading Apache 2.2 – 2.4 403 Forbidden

Today, while upgrading server servers for clients, we upgraded from Apache 2.2 to 2.4. Immediately sites received 403Forbidden. That’s because there is a small change here: Basically, in your host files, you have to replaces “Allow from all” with “Require READ MORE


WooCommerce Multiple Currencies with BrainTree

We recently had a client who uses WooCommerce and conducts business globally. They use PayPal and BrainTree as their payment processors. The challenge they faced was that they needed to process payments in USD, AUD, and EUR. These orders needed READ MORE


By now, you have heard about heartbleed probably? The basics? It’s a bug in OpenSSL that allows hackers to bypass the security that a SSL gives you. If your site has a SSL, it’s important that this is fixed right READ MORE

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