For any kind of aspirational lifestyle products (e.g.. clothing, furniture, footwear, cosmetics, etc), just showing a photo of your product isn’t always enough. You need to promote a particular product or product line in a visually appealing way. This is where a digital lookbook comes in handy.
Enter the lookbook, you’re probably familiar with the similar terms like Shop this room, Shop the look, Shop by Look, Product Tours, etc. When done right, a lookbook page helps to tell a story, engage your customers, and inspire them to buy your products. And the customers can interact and buy straight from your lookbook.
Let’s take a quick look at how you can create a lookbook page for your own Magento 2 store. We’ll cover two options: Continue reading
The creation of different Magento 2 stores is a time consuming and costly process. What if you could lay one strong Magento 2 bundle that can help get you started with any Magento 2 project faster and more stable development?
With UB Trex Pro, you have a new theme and pre-integrated extension package that can speed up the development on the Magento 2 platform. It contains one core theme, built-in extensions, and theme helper covering essential Magento 2 theme elements -- many of which are easily extendable.
Here are five of the key improvements of UB Trex Pro that you are sure to benefit the most from: Continue reading
We’re happy to announce that we’ve just released v1.1.4 of our [M2] UB Content Slider module! This update brings two new important features -- Product Image Hotspot and Lookbook.
As introduced in the first public preview, the Product Image Hotspot and Lookbook are built on top of our UB Content Slider module. This combination makes it a powerful module for any Magento 2 developer. You can do quite a lot:
- Adding multiple regular banner sliders
- Setting up multiple slideshows with hotspots
- Adding a single static image with hotspots
- Creating awesome lookbooks
Here is a quick overview of how you can come up with a better way to setup product hotspot and lookbook for your Magento 2 store. Continue reading
Aug 30, 2019 Update: UB Content Slider v1.1.4 with Product Image Hotspot and Lookbook now available. Check it out here!
Allow us to introduce you to Image Hotspot -- a new light, beneficial add-on that is built on top of our [M2] UB Content Slider module. Here’s a short overview of this new feature that we’re working on at present.
With Image Hotspot feature, it allows you to upload any static image and add various hotspots (any number possible) over that image. When you hover a hotspot, key product information like product title, thumbnail and price will be highlighted as a layer over the image like this screenshot: Continue reading
We’re happy to share with you Infinite Scrolling which forms a part of the core features in our upcoming Magento 2 theme -- UB Trex Pro.
Infinite Scrolling means is exactly what the term describes -- a function that allows shoppers to load product continuously, eliminating the need for pagination. So instead of having to click a link to get to the next set of products, infinite scrolling pulls the next products automatically into view when the shopper approaches the bottom of the page.
Check out the highlights and key features below to learn about this useful feature. Continue reading
If you read our previous blog post, you will already be aware that Magento 2.3 is that latest major release adding great new improvements and impactful functionalities:
- Progressive Web App (PWA)
- GraphQL support
- Declarative DB Schema
- Asynchronous and Bulk Web API
- Elasticsearch Updates (Moved to Magento Open Source)
- Complete PHP 7.2 Support
- Multi Source Inventory (MSI)
- WYSIWYG Upgrade
- Page Builder
- Cache-Management ACL
- Google reCAPTCHA and Two Factor Authentication
Today we’re happy to announce compatibility updates of our Magento 2 themes and extensions that help get you started with both Magento 2.2.7 and Magento 2.3. You can find the official release note of the latest Magento 2.3 here.
Magento 2.3.0 Updates
May 10, 2017 Update: UB SportsGear is fully compatible with Magento 2.1.6. Download here.
This is the very first week of 2017, we at Ubertheme wish you and yours good health, happiness and success and always. Happy New Year!
To kick start 2017, we are excited to introduce our 6th Magento 2 theme -- UB SportsGear. The theme’s based on flat design, bold typography and a well-tuned placement of of promotional blocks, imagery modules. We think it’ll help you stand out from other online shops.
Even though UB SportsGear is best fit for a professional makeover for your sport apparel and equipment ecommerce sites, it is highly adaptable to various types of content, as long as the content comes along well with the energetic and sporty impression.
We took time to carefully apply all of Magento 2 core features with UB SportsGear iconic styles. Here comes a quick overview of UB SportsGear: Continue reading
Here comes our first premium Magento 2 theme for kids: UB Kidsland! Absolutely charming storefront and clean from the header to footer. If you start businesses in the Kids-cloths industry, or anything related to family and kids, from clothing, shoes, accessories, toys, and etc., UB Kidsland just knows how to focus on your products and messages. The simple design with colorful details will grab both kids and busy moms and dads’ attention.
UB Kidsland -- Responsive Magento 2 Theme for Kids stores
Since its launch in November 2015, we have seen a number of stores upgraded to the new Magento 2 platform, a few to name, like this and this. UB Kidsland will make your migration decisions easier and stress free. Continue reading
Jun 10, 2018 Update: UB Bookshop (1.0.4) is now available for download here. Fully compatible with Magento 2.2.5.
Are you opening a local bookstore? How to overcome the big impact from the behemoth like Amazon? Probably the best answer is to get your online bookstore up and running where you can server customers both on and offline, with the help of Magento 2 platform.
As many users have been using our Magento 1-based Bookshop theme successfully, we decided to make this theme available for Magento 2 too -- named UB Bookshop. Actually, this is a completely new theme dedicated for Magento 2.
UB Bookshop presents flexible block layout that helps you bring your Magento-based bookstore online with ease. It’s armed with Magento 2 extensions like UB Mega Menu, UB Content Slider, UB Quick View. You can quickly show off a wide range of product categories that you will need to launch a bookstore of your own, like books, ebooks & magazine, music, movies, toys and game etc.
UB Bookshop for Magento 2
July 25, 2018 Update: UB Mago is now fully compatible with the latest Magento 2.2.5
Dec 14, 2016 Update: UB Mago stable update. Fully compatible with the latest UB Mega Menu 1.0.4
I am glad to announce that the 3rd responsive Magento 2 Theme at Ubertheme -- UB Mago (beta) is on air today. It is well-suited for any fashion store, with the minimalistic yet clean and bright look and feel.
UB Mago preview
Designed specifically for classy fashion store, UB Mago follows the simplicity design trend, with clean block layouts and the two major color schemes -- Black & White. It surely gives your fashion stores the high-class look it deserves.
By using the neutral background color, UB Mago works well against diverse color palettes from your products’ images. This simple design aspect is one of the most prominent ways to highlight your products and more important, influences how you can get your customers engaged in the products.
Thanks to our new Magento 2 extensions, UB Mago’s packed with the following feature sets: Continue reading