Magento 2

How to Create a Configurable Product in Magento 2.0

July 21, 2015 / Posted in Magento 2 by Andrey Dubina
How to Create a Configurable Product in Magento 2.0
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A configurable product is a widely used type of product. It looks like a regular product but in addition it has a possibility to choose between options that are located in the drop-down list. Each combination is a unique Stock Keeping Unit. It is possible to track each product variation in the store. (more…)

General Module Structure in Magento 2.0

May 14, 2015 / Posted in Magento, Magento 2 by Aleksei Grigorenko
General Module Structure in Magento 2.0
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In order to understand how a module works we need to find out how basic components like controller, model, block and view interact with each other. If you have already worked with Magento before you should know why we need these structural units and how the module structure was organized in previous Magento versions. (more…)

Creating and Managing Themes in Magento 2.0

April 15, 2015 / Posted in Magento 2 by Mishel Soiko
Creating and Managing Themes in Magento 2.0
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Creating a theme

First, let’s begin with the theme folder which is created here:

app / design / frontend /

Next comes the folder with the company name (or “Vendor Name” as used in the Developer Guide) and inside it our theme folders are located. You may wonder why I have several themes.  To explain this, let’s try to create the following structure: (more…)

Magento 2.0 Home Page Overview

February 3, 2015 / Posted in Magento, Magento 2 by Mike Sachivko
Magento 2.0 Home Page Overview
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So the default Magento 2.0 page is here for everyone to see.  If you don’t have access to the demo and really anticipate what’s coming up this year – we’ll give you a sneak-peek of our own Magento 2.0 setup and tell you what’s on the frontend right now. (more…)