Magento: How To Add Static Blocks

Add a Static Block from a CMS Page : First create the the static block. Lets say, the identifier you used is “my_block” Now goto your CMS page and paste this in the content box, {{block type=”cms/block” block_id=”my_block”}} Then click on Design > Page Layout on the same CMS page edit screen. And paste this, … Read more

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Magento: Remove Recent Products From The Side Bar

Magento has a built-in feature on product details pages, called RECENTLY VIEWED PRODUCTS. This blocks only appears are you have browsed other products within the store. To remove this feature go to app/design/frontend/default/your-theme/layout/reports.xml And, app/design/frontend/default/base/layout/reports.xml Remove the following code. Note that this code might not be present in your theme and only in the base. … Read more

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5 To Dos to Help Increase SEO with Your Blog

Content is King. Not only does great, regularly updated content like in blogs attract readers but Search Engines want to be friends with it as well. Since blogs that are updated regularly expand the associated website by literally giving it more pages—even daily for the motivated—there’s more for search engines to index. 5 “To Dos” … Read more

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