4 Reasons to Build Your Website on Open-Source Technology

4 Reasons to Build Your Website on Open-Source Technology

Once upon a time, a new bit of software called WordPress arrived on the scene with the goal of making websites more accessible to everyone. Before then, creating a website required a great deal of technical and coding knowledge. WordPress aimed to create a system that the average person could install on their own web … Read more

Magento Commerce (formerly EE / Magento Enterprise Edition) to Magento Open Source (formerly CE / Community Edition) Migration

Magento Commerce (formerly known as Magento EE / Magento Enterprise Edition) includes some powerful features that Magento Open Source (formerly known as Magento CE / Magento Community Edition) lacks. The feature list includes multiple wishlists, gift cards, advanced 3rd party integrations, content scheduling, custom customer attributes, reward points and store credits systems, RMA support, and some other useful tools for B2B and marketing tasks.

Why Open-Source Software is Important For Your Website

People make decisions between proprietary (closed-source) software and open-source software daily without even realizing it. Do you own an Android phone or an iPhone? Are you browsing the internet with the Safari browser or Firefox? Internet Explorer or Chrome? Open-source software has a significant place in the world and in our lives, and that is especially true when it comes to all-things-internet-related. Chrome, Firefox, and the new Microsoft Edge browser are all open-source. As is the Android mobile operating system. At least a third (probably significantly more than that) of all websites are hosted on servers running Linux, an open-source operating system, and more than a third of all websites run on WordPress and many more are on Drupal, Magento, Joomla, and other open-source content management systems.

Understanding WordPress: An Introduction to the Database and MySQL Fundamentals

Explore the Power of WordPress and MySQL As a leading content management system, WordPress excels with its simple yet robust database structure. Utilizing MySQL, a widely-used query language, WordPress efficiently manages all users, posts, and comments within a well-organized database. While mastering MySQL is not necessary for basic WordPress site management, gaining a fundamental understanding … Read more