Caching data in Magento can have a significant impact on the performance of your site. Here’s how a few lines of code you can easily cache any data type.
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Here is a sample code showing how to easily add your own configuration settings in Magento.
Another simple trick. This time we will see how to disable a default event observer. This can be useful if you want to prevent a method to be executed when Mage::dispatchEvent() is called, or simply if you want to define the behavior you want by writing your own observer.
Here’s a little trick to hide menu items or an entire tab from Magento admin menu. This can be useful to hide the old “Dataflow” import/export or the entire “Mobile” tab for example.
In seeking how to override a controller in Magento, you find lots of different ways to proceed. Some work, some do not. I’ll show you how to override a controller very easily.
A recurring request on Magento projects is to manage content pages in a tree structure. Indeed, some “flat pages” are not very annoying but when we reached a few dozen pages, it may be useful to organize the pages in a hierarchical way to navigate more easily. This is where the extension Clever CMS (developed by […]
During the PHPTour of Lille (France) organized by AFUP, a particularly interesting session was the presentation (and demo) of PHPCloud by Zeev Suraski, no less! Could not be present on site in Lille, Zeev has honored us with his presence via video conference, from Israel. His lecture was divided into two parts: presentation of the business […]