UB Data Migration Pro

Changelog for (Magento 2) UB Data Migration Pro extension (version 3.1.2)
Latest update: Dec 13, 2017

3.1.2
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.2.2
  • Fine tuning for some special bad data cases
  • Fine tuning to detect changes and automatically update the latest destination database credentials
3.1.1
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.2.0, 2.2.1
  • Fixed the issue with delta migration mode in step #7 in ver.3.1.0
3.1.0
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.1.9
  • Completely overhaul the whole Dashboard UI
  • Added: Allow to migrate Custom Attributes on Customer and Customer Address
  • Fixed: Applied tweaks for some special database cases in the sales data section
  • Added: Allow to keep original primary IDs of the following data objects:
    • Step #5: Products Migration
      • Catalog Products Entities
      • Catalog Product EAV Data Tables:
      • Catalog Product Galleries
      • Catalog Product Options
      • Catalog Product Option Type Values
      • Catalog Product Option Type Titles
      • Catalog Product Option Type Prices
      • Catalog Product Option Prices
      • Catalog Product Option Titles
      • Catalog Product Stock Items
      • Catalog Product Links
      • Catalog Product Super Links
      • Catalog Product Super Attributes
      • Catalog Product Bundle Options
      • Catalog Product Bundle Selections
      • Catalog Product Download Links
      • Catalog Product Download Samples
    • Step #6: Customers Migration
      • Customers Entities
      • Customer EAV Data Tables:
      • customer_entity_datetime
      • customer_entity_decimal
      • customer_entity_int
      • customer_entity_text
      • customer_entity_varchar
      • Customer Addresses
      • Customer Address EAV Data Tables:
      • customer_address_entity_datetime
      • customer_address_entity_decimal
      • customer_address_entity_int
      • customer_address_entity_text
      • customer_address_entity_varchar
    • Step #7: Sales data migration
      • Sales Rules
      • Sales Rule Coupons
      • Sales Orders
      • Sales Order Items
      • Sales Order Addresses
      • Sales Quotes
      • Sales Quote Items
      • Sales Quote Item Options
      • Sales Quote Addresses
      • Sales Quote Address Items
      • Sales Quote Shipping Rates
      • Sales Payments
      • Sales Payment Transactions
      • Sales Invoices
      • Sales Shipment
      • Sales Shipment Track
      • Sales Shipment Item
      • Sales Shipment Comment
      • Sales Credit Memos
      • Sales Order Taxes
      • Sales Order Tax Items

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Changelog for (Magento 2) UB Instant Layered Navigation extension (version 1.0.3)
Latest update: Dec 15, 2017

1.0.3
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.2.1, 2.2.2
  • Improved: product’s images exporting. Supports custom width and height for product’s images in the listing page
1.0.2
  • Added: Allow to sync product’s JSON data to AWS S3 storage to improve performance
  • Fine-tuning cron job settings (Show the latest exported time by cron job)
1.0.1
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.2.0
  • Fix minor bugs and improvements
  • Added: Support range slider with multiple product’s attributes which have Catalog Input Type ‘Price’
  • Added: Lazy-load functionality
  • Improved: Encoded and compressed JSON data to improve loading time on the storefront.
1.0.0 Stable
  • Compatibility testing with Magento 2.1.8, 2.1.9
  • Fix minor bugs and improvements
  • Added: Support Horizontal filter
  • Improved: Reserve default Magento listing for multiple types of product price (Show both discounted and regular prices; Show “Starting at …(minimum price)”” for Grouped Products).

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6 Triggered Email Scenarios

Triggered Emailing is the most innovative tool for gaining product satisfactory trust in the online world today. It is also a fetching instrument of the modern marketers to advertise other services on electronic commercial business. Brand companies benefit greatly with this strategic practice to link shoppers and their awesome products. But how do they do that? Triggered emails can be a smooth way to deliver a relevant content at a proper time to the right people. Triggered email campaign is an effective way of sending mails to customers based on interactions that they have with the products and service of a specific brand or company. This can include things like web page visits, email opens, social media engagements.

An efficient triggered email should impresses the customer and assure them trust and protection from the product or services they have taken. In order to strike triggered email tactics, a trigger from the customer’s interest must be prioritized. The following are six distinct functions of an email outline that can be constituted in response to a specified customer’s demeanor. Continue reading

UB Bookshop for Magento 2

Changelog for (Magento 2 theme) UB Bookshop -- version 1.0.1:
Latest update: Jan 10, 2018

1.0.1
  • Comptibility testing with Magento 2.2.2
  • Improved: integrate the latest UB Mega Menu ver1.0.9,with improved off-canvas menu.
  • Improved: Implement product image zoom in the Product Detail Page
  • Improved: Fine-tuning style for Downloadable product / Bundle product
  • Improved: Fine-tuning style for Account Dashboard (Log-in mode)
  • Improved: optimize Search box upon scrolling on both desktop and mobile screens
  • Fixed: Review tab on the Quickview
  • Fixed: [iPad] Product detail page broken layout on vertical mode
  • Fixed: [Mobile] the issue with links on minicart
  • Fixed: [Mobile] the slider issue of the tab (Hot books / Best Seller / Staff Picks) and improved performance when switching between tabs
  • Fixed: [Mobile] highlight the text box in Bundle Product
  • Improved: [Mobile] Optimize the padding of the Hot Books section
  • Improved: [Mobile] Optimize the user dashboard area
1.0.0 Stable
  • Compatible with Magento version 2.1.9, 2.2.0
  • Improved: integrate the latest UB Mega Menu ver1.0.8
  • Fixed: Missing pagination on the Sample demo page
  • Fixed: Thumbnail issues on the Product detail page
  • Fixed: Issue when hovering over the Add to Cart button on the Wishlist section
  • Fixed: Issue when adding multiple items into the Wishlist
  • Fixed: Toolbar navigation style issue when switching to next page.
  • Fixed: The Add to Cart icon issue of the Deals of The Week block
  • Fixed: The menu issue on the sample layout “Left+Content+Right” on IE
  • Fixed: The slideshow issue on the Microsoft Edge browser
  • Fixed: [Ipad] The Update button overlaps when click to edit item in the minicart
  • Fixed: [Ipad] Sign in button issue on the Checkout for guest page
  • Fixed: [Ipad] The right sidebar issue on the Sample Left+Content+Right layout
  • Fixed: [mobile] Text alignment issue on the Checkout page
  • Improved: [mobile] Implement Shop By overlay for better product filtering
  • Fixed: [mobile] Padding issue of the New Product section
  • Fixed: [mobile] Add To Cart button issue
  • Fixed: [mobile] Custom tab style issue
1.0.4 Beta
  • Integrate UB ThemeHelper, with revamped codebase for the whole theme.
1.0.3 Beta
  • Compatible with Magento version 2.1.4, 2.1.5
  • Fixed: Style issue with Add to cart button on Quickstart without extension
  • Fixed: Product style on My Wishlist section
  • Fixed: Optimise style for Customized product
  • Fixed: Optimise style for Downloadable product
1.0.2 Beta
  • Compatible with Magento version 2.1.3
  • Fixed: [desktop-xmas] style issue on Xmas store
  • Fixed: Style issue with new product on xmas store
  • Fixed: [desktop] Adjust Top menu on screen 1280px
  • Fixed: [2.1.3] Fix style issue on bundle product’s quick view popup
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][desktop] slider image issue on quickview popup
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][deskyop] Popup quickview does not show when loading out-of-stock product
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][desktop] Does not show deals of the week block
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][desktop] Missing Add to cart button
  • Fixed: [213][desktop] Top menu style issue on 1280 screen
  • Fixed: [213][desktop] Update Add to cart and Quickview buttons alignment
  • Fixed: [213][desktop] Add to cart button issue on product wishlist
  • Fixed: [213][desktop] Missing featured product on WEEK’S BIGGEST BOOK of the Top menu
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][mobile] Notification style issue
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][mobile] Update style for Add to cart
  • Fixed: [2.1.3][desktop] Notification style issue on Product compare page
  • Removed Prefix from “ub_bookshop” to “bookshop” in the theme folder

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Oct 26, 2016 Update: Our early Halloween offer came to an end a few hours ago on Oct 25, 2017. As a result, a number of members were late and missed our offer. We’ve decided to extend the Halloween offer by a few days so that everyone has time to claim the discount. Please note you can take advantage of this promo to grab all our single Magento 2 extensions as well.

Halloween is one of the best times of year to shake things up and have some fun. If you run a Magento store, there’s never been a better time or an easier way to Halloween-ify your Magento site and celebrate it with us at Ubertheme this year.

Awesome treats to Halloween-ify Your Magento Site

Awesome treats to Halloween-ify Your Magento Site

I want to keep this short and simple, we have something very special in-store for you this week. Continue reading

UB Content Slider for Magento 2

Changeling for (Magento 2) UB Content Slider extension (version 1.1.1)
Latest update: Dec 14, 2017

1.1.1
  • Compatibility testing with Magento CE: 2.2.2
  • Improved: Remove required values on publish time and end time. Allow to clear current values of publish time and end time by click event.
  • Improved: Change the way to list slide items depending on publish time and end time values.
1.1.0
  • Compatibility testing with Magento CE: 2.2.0, 2.2.1
  • Improved: Allow slider with cover image for video and automatically play video upon click on the cover image
  • Fixed: Could not search sliders with type ‘UB Content Slider (images/videos uploaded)’ in the Widget Options > Select a Slider
1.0.9
  • Compatibility testing with Magento CE: 2.1.0, 2.1.1, 2.1.2, 2.1.3, 2.1.4, 2.1.5, 2.1.6, 2.1.7, 2.1.8, 2.1.9
1.0.8
  • Fine-tuning to submit to Magento.com marketplace
1.0.7
  • Added Features:
  • Allow setting sort field, sort order in case slider with content type is products
  • Allow setting publish time, end publish time when add/edit a slide item
  • Fixed some CSS issues
1.0.6
  • Added Features:
  • Supported widgets configuration: Allow settings and showing a slider any where in theme via widget module manager.
  • Allow enable/disable block/widget title

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Magento 2 Product Types

Setting up an excellent and economical online Magento store requires considerably advanced preparation to decide which products will effectively bring out the best, as well as reach out and hook in as many consumers for a successful purchase with the most satisfying customer experience. Otherwise, the products would all just be laid out in confusing disorder and turn off potential customers. Moreover, the inventory will be an even bigger headache and higher pile of chaos on top of one another.

Understanding basically six distinct Magento product types and knowing their unique and individual differences will be a huge help, not only easy for the customer to shop from, but also easy for the store owner manage and avoid unwanted annoyances of ecommerce inventory. Continue reading

UB QuickView for Magento 2

Changelog for (Magento 2) UB Quick View extension -- version 1.0.3.
Latest update: Dec 14, 2017

1.0.3
  • Compatibility testing with Magento CE: 2.2.0, 2.2.1, 2.2.2
  • Added: Allow to update catalog gallery images depending on swatch click events
  • Improved: removed custom styles in Configurable Swatch Block
1.0.2
  • Compatibility testing with Magento CE: 2.1.0, 2.1.1, 2.1.2, 2.1.3, 2.1.4, 2.1.5, 2.1.6, 2.1.7, 2.1.8, 2.1.9
  • Fixed: Color and size issue on configurable product on Magento CE 2.1.0 -- when selecting color/size, the product image is not updated properly.
  • Fixed: Quickview button style issue on desktop 1280px

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Today we are announcing that as of Oct 5th, 2017, all three Magento 2 extensions (UB Mega Menu, UB Content Slider and UB Quick View) will be available through the single Magento theme purchase and Developer Subscription (single Magento 2 Extension purchase will still be available as before here).

Magento 2 Theme Pricing Changes

Magento 2 Theme Pricing Changes

Starting today, we will make the following changes in the subscription plans: Continue reading

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The latest version of Magento 2, Magento 2.2 has been released in Sept that brings significant new functionality to the market. It’s not a surprise that B2B segment of ecommerce is a huge focus in Magento 2.2, and this focus on B2B features makes sense when you consider the rapid growth of the B2B market, which should generate $6,7 trillion across the global by 2020, as reported in a research by Frost & Sullivan.

For now Magento 2 is in the phase of active improvement. In this context the most important question is how to migrate from Magento 1 and the latest Magento 2.2.

This blog will serve as a quick guide for those who need to know about what’s new in Magento 2.2 and all changes that will affect your Magento data migration projects. Continue reading