Rainy Day Foods, a provider of quality dehydrated and freeze-dried food storage for both consumer and wholesale purchase, was looking for an upgrade to their website, to bring it up to current web and design standards, to improve the overall design and user accessibility and interaction, and to fix problems that their current implementation was having. They were running on the Magento platform, were generally happy with it, but wanted leverage the newest and latest technologies that Magento 2 offered, which meant migrating their data and storefront to the Magento 2 platform.
PHP 7 promises substantial speed improvements over previous versions of the language, along with many new features, and continues the work on modernizing the PHP language. This tutorial explains how to upgrade to PHP 7 from PHP 5.5.x.
PackSolvers was a new packaging supply company based in Utah that was just getting started. Their CEO, Bob, came to me looking to create a professional web presence that separated them from their competitors. Together we discussed what they were looking for, talked about what their goals and market strategy was and found a solution that fit their business.
While working on a recent Hybris project for a client, I came across the need to override a Backoffice web context bean found in the backoffice-web-spring.xml application context file. As Backoffice based extension projects don’t provide access to the Backoffice web application context, I needed to find a way to override the bean and make it work. This tutorial describes the steps I took, and the way in which I accomplished it.
As WordPress continues to improve, it adds new features into each release. Some of these features are significant, and some are very subtle. One subtle feature that didn’t notice sneak …