News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Blue Parabola Blog:
Magento Feature Analysis Series, Part 3 Catalog Browsing Offering
July 17, 2009 @ 08:12:12

Matthew Turland has posted the third part of his series looking at the features Magento, a popular PHP-based e-commerce application, has to offer. This time the focus is on browsing the catalog of available items.

This post is the third part of a series covering the feature set of the Magento PHP-based e-commerce package. In particular, it will review the catalog browsing features. Some of the features in this area are restricted to the Enterprise Edition of Magento. As such, reviewing them required accessing the demo for that edition on the Magento web site.

There's a long list of features that make up this section including things like:

  • Layered / Faceted Navigation for Product Filtering in Categories
  • Static Block Tool to Create Category Landing Pages
  • Unique Design Per Product/Category
  • Configurable Search with Auto-Suggested Terms
  • Cross-sells, Up-sells, and Related Items
  • Product Listing in Grid or List Format
  • Breadcrumbs

Take a look at the rest of the post for more features and a summary of three larger issues he found when working with them.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
browse catalog analysis feature magento


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Reddit.com: What are some genuine criticisms of PHP?

Query7.com: Why You Should Be Using A PHP Framework

Knut Urdalen's Blog: Try Yii Framework for your next large-scale web 2.0 application...

Christoph Dorn's Blog: FirePHP on Magenting

Joshua Eichorn's Blog: Cool Things in PHP5 azPHP Slides


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


release install podcast wordpress series code list language developer introduction configure unittest community api laravel bugfix application library interview threedevsandamaybe

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework