‘eCommerce Blog’

As with many other open source software and enterprise solutions (i.e. WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, etc.) extensions, plugins and modules (respectively) give the said core platform more functionality and extendibility for the front end user. This blog post will highlight and explore a few of the more popular and useful Magento extensions on the market today. Granted, […]

As all humans know, if ever there were two certainties in life it is death and taxes. One is naturally unavoidable and the other still ultimately holds true as well. Unfortunately, this also applies to the online world as much as it does in the physical world. Sales tax being charged online is still very […]

When it comes to website and user data one can never be given enough information and statistics. This is why Google’s tool Google Analytics is one of the strongest, most popular and robust services offered by the web giant – and a priority install for anyone who manages or runs websites. Among other things, analytics […]

Alpine Consulting recently held its bi-annual company wide meeting in the Chicago area. These meetings are a great time to reflect on 2015 and prepare us for 2016. Alpine Consulting employees from across the country came together for our “All Hands on Deck” meeting. The event included several sessions which served to educate our employees […]

According to Magento’s own website, about a quarter of a million online sellers use this popular eCommerce platform for their online stores. Because the company offers different levels of shopping cart software, users from all over the world range from big brands to mom and pop shops and include everything in between. Across all platforms […]