Questions tagged [magento]

Magento is an Ecommerce platform written in PHP. It uses a configuration-based MVC system and heavily leverages Java style OOP patterns in the business logic, UI, and layout rendering application layers.

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Changing a URL with a lot of organic traffic due to a migration

My team and I are working on a website migration (from Magento to Magento 2). We have taken this opportunity to renew the website architecture since currently it's not SEO friendly at all. My question ...
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Screaming frog runs out of memory: will this affect crawling and ranking?

My team and I are working on a new e-commerce (Magento 2) that will be launched in a few months. I'm in charge of the SEO part and I'm using Screaming Frog -crawling the subdomain test (test.example....
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Google search results say "no information is available for this page" instead of meta description for page not blocked by robots.txt

I cant see Meta Description for my page. I know its added on the backend. Its not blocked by robots.txt
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Google image site search doesn't show the images I'd like to have indexed, instead mostly pdf images and video thumbnails

On my magento 1.7 site, the images aren't visible on Google image search. When I search for site:example.com, I find mostly PDF images and pictures from videos. How do you configure Magento to for ...
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How to create an XML sitemap in Magento for multiple stores?

I have created these sitemaps because there are multiple stores. There is only one admin account for all the stores and it does not allow my to create multiple files names "sitemap.xml". www.example....
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How do I remove unneeded files from WordPress and Magento installations to stay below a limit on the number of files from my web host?

Using GoDaddy Ultimate Linux Plan, under which these are the features: Plan details: - Ultimate Hosting - 2 CPU - 1,024 MB RAM - 250,000 files - 140 entry processes Till now, there are 7 ...
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Magento robots.txt rule also blocking JavaScript from WordPress

I have a Magento site and a WordPress site is used in a directory for the blog. My blog keeps getting hit as not mobile friendly and the reason I believe is that there are certain resources blocked in ...
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hreflang return tag error (for magento2 extension)

I am getting this error on hreflang tag validator please help me. Return tag error (page does not link back) Language-region code has no standalone language code
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Unable to export Magento database using Xampp PhpMyAdmin due to too many input fields that exceed PHP max_input_vars

While exporting Magento database from xampp (using PhpMyAdmin).I am getting error .sql file. and also getting a warning message during export start. Warning: a form on this page has more than 1000 ...
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Does moving eCommerce platforms have the potential to tank SEO initially even if we expect better SEO in the long term?

We are currently re-platforming from an old e-seller pro eCommerce website to Magento. our domain has been registered for over 15 years and Google has indexed the existing website, we even show on ...
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Magento 1 adds a trailing slash at the end of CMS page

I am using Magento 1.9 and I have a problem with one of my CMS pages. I found out that the page is available under two versions: www.example.com/MyCMSpage www.example.com/MyCMSpage/ I am not sure ...
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How can I detect IPs of visitors in my Google analytics?

Is there any solution to find their IPs? There are some reqular daily bounce visitors on our website that I want to block their IPs but I cannot find them. I have the record of online IPs in panel of ...
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No page information in search results | Magento 2.1.8

When I google my domain, I can find it to be first but it's saying "No information is available for this page" The website has meta information like this: <meta name="description" content="My ...
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Magento site images are not indexed by Google

We have a e-commerce Magento site and we have 1000's of products and images. But a lot of images are not indexed by Google. Only few images are indexed by Google. When we searched in google as this: ...
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If I have too many 301 redirections on magento, will it slow down the server?

I'm using magneto and I currently have 70,000 URLs are being redirected as 301 (From Catalog >> URL Redirects). I need to add another 4000 URLs, because every time we run out-of-stock I redirect the ...
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Best practice for bulk eCommerce product upload? [closed]

I'm thinking about opening a large online store for Jewelry, the one thing that really bothers me is managing the actual operation of taking pictures, uploading and describing all the products. I'm ...
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Site not indexed after moving site from WordPress to Magento

I moved a site from WordPress to Magento. But now Google webmaster does not index the site. I have submitted the sitemap, but it remains pending. I also have a robots.txt file which has the following ...
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Can I change the magento logging timestamps offset?

Is there a way to change the Mage::log() timestamp in magento? I would prefer it to match my timezone.
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Site access problems

Some of my users have trouble accessing my website. Either the site doesn't load at all (Error such as "the server sent no data"), or their browser simply cannot connect to my site (Error such as "...
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DNS for a cPanel addon domain to resolve to a dedicated IP address?

I would like to know how to set the DNS of an addon domain in cPanel to resolve to its own dedicated IP address, not the IP address of cPanel parent domain.
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On an ecommerce site, do "Item No Longer Available" pages hurt SEO?

I'm not the web master at work, but I'm the content manager (and complete SEO novice) with a question we're unsure about. When a product is no longer current and no longer carried in our store, we set ...
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Redirect 301 from old domain to a new one affect google rank

I did the redirect from my old domain store to a new domain using 301 rules on .htaccess as simplified below: Options +FollowSymLinks RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{THE_REQUEST} /store/catalogsearch/...
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Google Analytics Funnel for One Page Checkout in Magento

Pushing tracking events to Google Analytics for one page tracking in Magento is tracking 100% for every step after proceeding to billing. Here is the Funnel Visualizaiton: And Here is the Goal Setup:...
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Google Analytics is not tracking our social media conversions properly because our Paypal payment gateway

I'm trying to track what transactions are coming from social media advertising campaigns, however due to the set up of our existing site (Magento) which goes through a Paypal gateway. All transactions ...
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What should I worry about after installing Magento CE [closed]

I am currently managing a project of Magento CE new build (to replace a Woocommerce) on a UNIX system, provided to me by Digital Ocean. My friends keep saying that Magento is a performance killer, ...
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Where i can paste Piwik JS code in magento [closed]

I need to integrate piwik for my site. where i can paste my piwik java-script to my magento. Work-Out :: Copy and paste to SYSTEM->CONFIGURATION->GENERAL->DESIGN->Miscellaneous Scripts-> here But ...
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Set Alias path using .htaccess

I have a path like this http://host.ip/nl/producten-en-diensten/abonnementen-met-gsm which will retrieve the correct content and I also want to receive the same content when I access the below URL ...
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php.ini changes not taking effect in Siteground

I am importing an sql file for a magento website, however, It gives me this error: Unknown: Input variables exceeded 1000. To increase the limit change max_input_vars in php.ini Then I modified ...
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Magento e-Commerce cannot generate reports

Good day, My magento cannot generate reports from the admin panel. I get the following error: This report depends on timezone configuration. Once timezone is changed, the lifetime statistics need to ...
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How can i retain my site traffic and promotions after change my hosting service [closed]

Now am working with Bigcommerce, i am ready to move magento with hosting provider Godaddy. After am migrating how can i retain my site traffic. What is the basic steps to take retain Website traffic.
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How to handle bundle item's seo in eCommerce

I have checked this and similar to this. Almost all of them suggest to have canonical. But I still find my case is little different than this. I have magento based eCommerce site. And I have got ...
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Hourly deal extension Magento 1.5

I want to implement hourly basis product deal on my website using Magento 1.5, administrator has to handle on deal date, time and time duration for that particular product deal. Can you please ...
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Should I nofollow and/or noindex links that are not cached?

I have a Magento store with what they call a layered navigation. Basically a menu with links to things like color, price, etc. I'm currently not caching these links, and so their response time is ...
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Paypal payment method not listed at checkout after enabling Paypal in Magento configuration

I've setup Paypal in Configuration > Sales > Paypal a thousand times, but still not getting the Paypal option listed in the Payment methods on the Checkout process. And yes, I have filled out all the ...
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Magento custom content types

What is the best way to manage custom content types (like in Drupal) in Magento Community? For example I want to make a catalog of jobs (name, desc, image) or catalog of local shops (address, phone, ...
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Does it matter what url the canonical url is?

In Magento you can setup the canonical url for every product to domain.tdl/product-name.html. But there is no link to this URL on our whole shop site. In most cases these products are in one category....
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How to track product list impressions/clicks and related sales?

We have products in several different categories in our Magento shop. And with enhanced ecommerce tracking we want track the product list performance. I used this Google dev docs. Eg.: Product is in ...
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Best practice with visual responsive html restructuration

I have to follow a sketch of the main webpage of a website I'm building. The main page is essentially blocks rendered as rows, but one row is divided in 4 blocks that are not of the same height (so I ...
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How do I increase the image size upload limit in Magento?

Is there a way to increase the maximum image upload file size from 2mb to 5 or 10mb?
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Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a site with Magento?

I'm considering installing Google's PageSpeed module on a Debian Linux / Apache 2.4 web server to speed up a Magento CE website. Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a website using ...
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How can I get a list of all indexed pages for my domain?

We're in the process of migrating an outdated e-commerce cart to Magento. Part of this process will entail configuring proper 301 redirects. I'm aiming to get a list of all indexed pages to throw ...
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Removed parent category path - New URL's not showing up in Google search results

Last month we removed parent category path from the sub category URL's. After that we changed the sitemap file with new URL's and submit it to the webmaster tools for indexing. For example example....
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url is right but site redirects

When I search for my site through google I can easily see my site, all the content being pulled correctly for the rich snippet. However if I click on the link from google itself, it sends me directly ...
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How to change whole folder from http to https

The checkout/onepage is working with HTTPS. But, why checkout/cart is not? Here is fragment of the .htaccess: ############################################ ## enable rewrites Options +FollowSymLinks ...
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How to check all installed in Magento extensions?

Where can I check all the installed Magento extensions in the admin panel?
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Magento vs. WooCommerce for small shops

I know that are a lot of threads based on this comparison but i still have some questions that are not satisfied. I read that magento uses a lot of resources and it's not appropriate for small shops. ...
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Pricing Error & Ajax auto ON issue

Magento 1.9 EDO Theme Theres some Malicious code added in Miscellaneous Scripts on theme which puts the AJAX ON by default which has to be OFF but cannot be done off. All my Configurable products ...
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magento local store deactivated, still getting GET requests from web crawlers

Many months ago I deactivated one store (localised to a language) within a Magento site, leaving the english store the only store live. Looking in my Apache access logs, and also summarised in ...
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Magento Order Invoices - Text TINY, how do I enlarge it?

When printing invoices (PDF) from Magento, the font is 7px... it's absolutely tiny, half my customers probably won't be able to read it, is there a way to make it 12+? Thanks.
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How do i increase speed of my site by reduce time to fetch dns of my website? [closed]

My website "happyclothing.in" took 5 seconds to load. where it took 2 seconds to fetch the dns . How do i reduce it to 0 second.