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Magento or nopCommerce: what to choose for your project and when

Magento or NopCommerce: what to choose for your project and when

“For small businesses, both nopCommerce and Magento are good options. But when someone says, he needs customizations and integrations, or have the plans to expand the business, we strongly suggest nopCommerce,” - explains Raisul Kabir, co-founder & CEO of Brain Station 23. Read further to know the reasons why.

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The major update of nopCommerce documentation. Join us!

The major update of nopCommerce documentation. Join us!

It’s time for a big change! We invite everyone to participate in nopCommerce documentation improvement. Read below how to contribute and what bonuses you will get in return.

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nopCommerce Days 2019: see you in India

nopCommerce Days 2019: see you in India

Yes, that’s right. The annual nopCommerce Days conference is back, and this time it is held in Mumbai, India, on October 10-11. Come and let's get acquainted in person!

The conference will bring together developers, heads of web agencies, representatives of leading tech companies and online stores.

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Updated payment technology brings new tools to the table while reducing your costs

Updated payment technology brings new tools to the table while reducing your costs

How to make sure that your company gets the best rates for credit card payments and not missing any profits? Jon Gilbert, a representative of our technology partner Qualpay, shares three important tips he usually provides businesses with.

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nopCommerce customization to meet client’s demands. Outdoor designer store example

nopCommerce customization to meet client’s demands. Outdoor designer store example

Outdoor Designer Store built on nopCommerce platform successfully works since 2015. It allows landscape designers to manage their jobs, collaborate with the clients, contact their suppliers, and share ideas. The customers can hire a professional to make the work done.

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nopCommerce performance guide

nopCommerce performance guide

Developing nopCommerce we always pay attention to high performance rate for future sites on our platform. By today nopCommerce powers large stores that work extremely good, and our own store demo gets 100/100 at Google PageSpeed.

To gain the same result for your store you need to make sure that all the settings were made in a proper way. In this performance guide, we will show you how. Below you will find the set of practices with proven efficiency that our team formed in the last few years.

In brief, working on performance improvement consists of several aspects: proper nopCommerce settings, checking the customization that was done, choosing the right hosting and some other moments. Let’s consider them in turn.

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nopCommerce 4.20 out-of-the-box plugins

nopCommerce 4.20 out-of-the-box plugins

Get the tools for sending relevant e-mails to your customers, automate taxes calculations and make the payments in your store easier and more reliable. nopCommerce 4.20 provides the store owners with all these opportunities with its out-of-the-box plugins. Know more from this review.

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Why build a store at nopCommerce 4.20

What changed in the admin area at nopCommerce 4.20

In the previous post, we spoke about what’s new in nopCommerce 4.20 from the developers’ view. But we also didn't forget about those who spend most of the time working with a created site - store owners and admins.

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What’s new in nopCommerce 4.20?

What’s new in nopCommerce 4.20?

Today our team feels proud in half with relief: after 10 months of hard work, we officially release nopCommerce 4.20.

Here you’ll find the description for the major changes in 4.20. In a few words: nopCommerce now supports UNIX-based systems and is much more user-friendly. Besides that, it's much faster now.

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4 Important Rules Which Business Should Follow on Instagram

4 Important Rules Which Business Should Follow on Instagram

Today almost every business has its presence in social media, and Instagram is not an exception. Of course, you are not an individual using Instagram. Some people can compare business with a sport, so in that case, Instagram is one of the games, where you are not a single player. Remember that it’s a competition with other participants and its own rules and random posts sent out whenever you want won't lead the business to success.

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