How to Install Magento SUPEE 11219 [With or Without SSH]

How to Install Magento SUPEE 11219 [With or Without SSH]

Magento keeps releasing security patches on regular intervals to keep your Magento stores safe against vulnerability and threats. Owing to this, today Magento released Magento SUPEE 11219  along with the Magento 1.9.4.3 version which provides resolution to multiple critical security issues. These security enhancements help secure your Magento stores from remote code execution, cross-site scripting, cross-site request forgery, and other vulnerabilities. We recommend all the Magento 1.x users to upgrade to the latest Magento 1.9.4.3 or install the patch Magento security

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How to Configure Magento Cron Job

How to Configure Magento Cron Job

Magento offers the facility to schedule repetitive tasks automatically such as to send emails, newsletters, currency rate updates, log cleanups, google site map generation, and more. As many merchants are still using Magento 1, the solution may be helpful to them to save themselves from such tasks. Commands for Magento Cron: Magento 1.x [crayon-5dac8ecea1f11687747504/] Magento 2.x Refer here Also, note that you need to change the /path/to/magento/root/folder to the path of your website’s default folder. You have the option to

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How To Enable GZIP Compression for Magento

How To Enable GZIP Compression for Magento

GZIP compression is a standard method to compress files for faster webpage loading. When a visitor visits the site, the server is called to deliver the requested files. If these files are larger in the size, it causes a higher load time. Bigger the file, longer it takes to display the result to the visitor. With GZIP compression, the files are compressed before sending them to the browser, resulting in reducing the load time. According to GTmetrix, GZIP compression reduces

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List of addAttributeToFilter Conditionals In Magento

List of addAttributeToFilter Conditionals In Magento

Filter collections in Magento or Magento 2 using addAttributeToFilter conditionals. addFieldToFilter is adding WHERE condition in Mysql question to get the collection from the database, allowing to filter the collections like product collection, category collection, and many more by custom conditions. Developing is all about if, when and else most of the time! (Developers, don’t get offended 😄) You may have to use conditions like equal, not equal, like, not like, in, not in, null, not null, greater than, less

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How to Add Additional Options in Magento

How to Add Additional Options in Magento

Similar to my solution to add additional options in Magento 2, I have come up with the code for Magento 1 in this post. The Magento 1 store, owing to the limitations of the platform, may require customization to offer excellent features. Hence, the method to add additional options in Magento! We know that making changes in the core functionalities is not a good practice. Therefore follow the below method to custom develop features that allow collecting customer details, implement

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How to Change Admin URL in Magento

How to Change Admin URL in Magento

Given how frequent hacking and data breaches take place in E-commerce websites, it is a challenge for Magento store admin to secure the admin panel. Previously, I had given the methods to change admin URL in Magento 2 stores. However, it is a much-needed process for Magento stores comparatively. Hence, the methods to change admin URL in Magento! The default Magento admin URL is quite predictable and prone to hackers’ attacks. Hence, securing your admin panel is utmost important. Methods to

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How to Programmatically Add Product to Cart in Magento

How to Programmatically Add Product to Cart in Magento

Earlier, I had given the solution to programmatically add product to cart in Magento 2. Have you ever thought to surprise your customers with some discounted or FREE stuff? Hell yeah! You may add products to cart automatically when a customer performs a specific action like store visit, reach a specific subtotal, adds a particular product to cart, etc. Follow the below code to not only programmatically add product to cart in Magento, but also update the mini cart automatically. Use this method

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How to Add Google reCAPTCHA to Magento

How to Add Google reCAPTCHA to Magento

Previously, you read how to add Google reCAPTCHA to Magento 2. Today, I’ve come up with a similar solution for Magento 1. Captcha, i.e., Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart, is a service by Google that prevents the store from spam and bots. Implementing Google reCAPTCHA v2 helps to identify if a visitor in your site is a human or a bot. As Magento, by default, does not offer a reliable solution for security against

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How to Integrate ShortPixel for Magento Image Optimization

How to Integrate ShortPixel for Magento Image Optimization

Google considers page speed as an important mobile ranking factor. This update leaves no choice for the Magento store merchants than to perform actions to optimize the page speed in every way possible. One of the actions is image compression and optimization. Unfortunately, the default Magento does not offer any functionality for image optimization. Hence, the merchants have to rely on third-party tools such as ShortPixel, Tinyjpg, Google Page Speed Insights, GTMetrix, etc. today, I have come up with a method

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