Mobile website can lower your bounce rate and increase conversions

Mobile phones or more appropriately smartphones have become an integral part of our lives but now they are creating an impact on your website conversion and bounce rate as well. People now use their smartphones to browse websites online and this trend is increasing very rapidly especially in Asia and Africa. In the words of … Read moreMobile website can lower your bounce rate and increase conversions

Tutorial to create custom Magento module

I could not find one good tutorial on developing a custom module in Magento when I had a client requirement to develop one for his website. It was not like there weren’t any. If you Google “custom Magento module tutorial” or something similar you will get a lot of search results however I received a … Read moreTutorial to create custom Magento module

Should I outsource my website to a freelancer or to a local company

A million dollar question no doubt but you should know the answer or at least have some idea after reading below. If you answer them according to your website requirements then you can quickly arrive at what’s best for you and your website. What is the nature of your website? If you website is of … Read moreShould I outsource my website to a freelancer or to a local company

Script to check for malware on your website

After seeing a couple of websites getting infected by malware I decided on creating a script  which would inform the owner and the concerned technical staff at the slightest change in the website file system structure. The script does the following 1. Detects change in any script/file. 2. Notifies when a new script/file is added. … Read moreScript to check for malware on your website

Why having a postcode lookup on your e-commerce website is a smart idea

If you are a store owner living in the UK and if you are not using postcode lookup on your website then it’s time you seriously considered it. Why? Postcode lookup will help your customers to complete their checkout process much quickly than writing their address details on your website. If you consider your registration … Read moreWhy having a postcode lookup on your e-commerce website is a smart idea

How to customize your Zend Form fields to appear in columns

I received a requirement to change the form layout on a web page. I was not using any decorators on the form so the form was coming up in default format generated by Zend Form. This is the page which displays the form when some one clicks on Edit Once you click on Edit the … Read moreHow to customize your Zend Form fields to appear in columns

Why is Google not displaying the correct title of my web page on its search results?

Some times Google does not display the right title of the web page in its search listings. It does not mean that Google has not indexed your website. If you look at the Google cache of your web page you will see that it has indexed the page with the correct title. This usually happens … Read moreWhy is Google not displaying the correct title of my web page on its search results?

How to use Google Analytics Event Tracking to track your clicks and impressions

Most directory and listing websites on the internet need to record how many times their listings have been viewed by visitors and how many have clicked on them. Not only that they need to discount the impressions and clicks of search engine crawlers and spam bots from the actual data so that their data is … Read moreHow to use Google Analytics Event Tracking to track your clicks and impressions

How to remove malware code from your website in easy steps

From my experience, malware is the most dangerous thing to happen on your website as it does not take down your website like hackers do when they deface your website to prove their point. Malware is code placed on your website which may do any of the following: 1. Send out massive amount of spam … Read moreHow to remove malware code from your website in easy steps