BigCommerce Stencil Category Page (subcategories & product list ‘tags’)

Stencil offers a great deal of flexibility in both the way pages can be laid out and also in their content (scripts not necessarily required!). Sidebar Add subcategories only for the related ‘parent’ category – hint: its based on the ‘parent’ breadcrumb – this is a good approach if the products assigned to the subcategories Read more about BigCommerce Stencil Category Page (subcategories & product list ‘tags’)[…]

BigCommerce Customer Groups

BigCommerce’s Plus plan (and higher) offers Customer Groups. Customer Groups allow the merchant to group or segment customers where different website display rules can apply. Customer segmentation allows for: loyalty/preferred/repeat customer groups; access to specific products or categories at discounted prices tax-exempt groups ; tax exemption to those that are eligible (government agencies, nonprofit organizations, Read more about BigCommerce Customer Groups[…]

BigCommerce & SSL Certificates

BigCommerce recently changed their policy towards implementing and installing SSL Certificates on bigcommerce hosted sites with custom domain names. Prior to May 2017 only those BigCommerce sites on specific higher tier plans were able to install an SSL Certificate. ALL BigCommerce stores with a custom domain (e.g. installed after May 24, 2017 are automatically Read more about BigCommerce & SSL Certificates[…]

BigCommerce Security Update

BigCommerce Security Update

Security Update (posted by bigcommerce November 14, 2017) At BigCommerce, shopper trust is one of our highest priorities. In order to fully comply with the evolving PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards), BigCommerce will disable support for the TLS 1.0 (Transport Layer Security 1.0) encryption standard effective February 1, 2018. This change will Read more about BigCommerce Security Update[…]

AfterShip eCommerce Tracking Solution

AfterShip has now been in business since 2011 and yet seems to be underutilized by many of the merchants that we provide support services for. The application is excellent for customer delivery notification: generating a shipment confirmation email once shipment tracking numbers have been updated into an ecommerce platform “day of delivery” shipment emails (fantastic Read more about AfterShip eCommerce Tracking Solution[…]

Cart2Cart Website Migration for Zoey Commerce

Zoey has announced Cart2Cart can now be used to migrate website content from shopify, bigcommerce (and other ecommerce platforms) to zoey. This is an excellent and inexpensive service that quickly and easily allows for the migration of products and product data (options/variations may not be migrated) categories and category images customers orders from an existing Read more about Cart2Cart Website Migration for Zoey Commerce[…]

Pinterest Buyable Pins for BigCommerce

BigCommerce has announced “Pinterest Buyable Pins” allowing merchants to take advantage of sales through an alternate sales channel (using the ‘BigCommerce Channel Manager’). Buyable Pins let Pinterest users find a merchant’s products, learn more about them, and purchase — without leaving Pinterest. Buyable Pins are like regular pins, but feature a blue “Buy it” button. Read more about Pinterest Buyable Pins for BigCommerce[…]