M.Anwaar Haq
I'm a silicon valley based technology writer and Web developer. I also create Website Themes on Themeforest and offer web development services on my own site, webdezyner.com. You can find me on Twitter and Google+.
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    Magento Pre-Launch ChecklistMagento
    Making a Magento website live is not child’s play. If you are a Magento developer you know that this a daunting task for even a seasoned developer. It's the final step of a long and stressful journey, and this makes it even more stressful. In this tutorial, I'll keep it simple by giving you a pre-launch checklist, and a brief explanation of each point of this checklist.Read More…
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    A Definitive Guide to Magento SecurityMagento
    The security of an eCommerce website is a very important concern, as it keeps records of users’ data and order-related financial information. Although Magento is considered the safest and most secure eCommerce CMS, there are still some additional security steps advised to make its security foolproof. In this article I’ve explored some easy to implement steps to make your Magento store even more secure and robust.Read More…
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    Frequently Used Functions in Magento DevelopmentMagento
    In this article I've compiled a brief list of PHP and XML functions which are most frequently used in Magento development. I have also tried to briefly explain how these functions work and what parameters they expect. Understanding these functions will really come in handy in your Magento development endeavors.Read More…
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    Magento SEO: Internationalization and ExtensionsMagento
    In this last part of this Magento SEO series, we’ll cover some SEO considerations you should keep in mind while deploying the same Magento installation over multiple country/language stores. We’ll also take a quick look at some useful Magento extensions which will help make your Magento store more SEO friendly.Read More…
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    Increasing Speed and Adding Rich Snippets in MagentoMagento
    So far in this series, we have made most of the required steps for on-site optimization. Now, in the third part of this series, you'll learn how to optimize your Magento installation to reduce page load time, and how to integrate rich snippets to make your search results look more professional.Read More…
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    Magento SEO: Optimizing Pages and Avoiding Duplicate Content PenaltiesMagento
    In this second part of this series, we’ll explore ways to optimize our category and product pages for best search results. We'll also review some advanced techniques on how to avoid duplicate content penalties from search engines.Read More…
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    A Comprehensive Approach to Magento SEO: The BasicsMagento
    This is the first part of a four-article series in which we'll explore Magento Search Engine Optimization techniques in detail. In this article, you'll learn how to develop an effective keyword strategy for your Magento website, some general Magento admin panel configurations to make it more SEO friendly, how to create the robot.txt and sitemap.xml files, and how to set up Google Analytics for a Magento store.Read More…
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    Unleashing the Power of Magento NewslettersMagento
    Magento Newsletter is a powerful yet often over-looked feature in Magento. If effectively used, this feature can be very useful in developing long-term customer relationship and minimizing marketing cost per sale.Read More…