Ecommerce News Weekly for January 19, 2015

Stacy FarringtonWe have launched the 1st edition of eCommerce News Weekly! Every week, a member of the Creatuity team will discuss the latest trends and news that are currently overtaking the digital world! This week’s video is featuring Kristi from Creatuity’s customer service team talking about the following topics:  Why Unilever is sharing shopper ‘selfies’  Magento’s expansion […]

How Should a Small Business Set an eCommerce Website Budget?

Jenna WPerhaps one of the most important, yet most confusing, elements of building a new eCommerce website is setting the budget.  Unfortunately, there is no “one size fits all” answer for setting an eCommerce website budget. After years of assisting businesses with plans for new eCommerce websites, I have a few tips.  For this article, I […]

3 Reasons To Get Magento Certified

Ethan HMagento offers several certifications, regardless of role taken when utilizing the platform. While it is not necessary to obtain a certification, it does add a lot of credibility to your position, and if you have the knowledge and experience to obtain a certification, then you easily have the qualifications to effectively work on a Magento site. […]

Adding Products in Magento: Tutorial

Ethan HWe know Magento can be confusing at times, and adding products to your site can seem difficult at first. The process, which can be somewhat time consuming if you have a lot of information to add, is actually pretty simple. If you are struggling with this, be sure to watch our simple, easy tutorial on […]

3 Tips to Make a Better Online Shopping Experience

Creatuity Corp.By Elisabeth M. Simply having an online store does not ensure success. The first step is generating traffic to your page, but you cannot stop your efforts here. It does not matter how many “likes,” “shares,” or “views” your site gets, you must secure action from your customers. Online shopping is on the rise. Online retail sales are […]

Creatuity Toy Drive

Ethan HWhile many are fortunate enough to spend time with family and friends during the holidays, exchanging gifts and sharing laughs, some do not have this opportunity. Because of this, every year Creatuity joins the Dobie Primary PTA, who coordinates within Richardson ISD, to provide children with toys. Dobie Primary provides gifts for children, ages three […]

Holiday Shopping, Magento, and You

Ethan HOnce a year, two days mark the beginning of the holiday shopping season: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. To say these days are integral for any retailer is a massive understatement. Sales figures soar exponentially during these two days, and because of the high volume of customers, retailers need to be kept up to date […]

Making a Site Responsive and Why It Matters

Westley HWe live in a day and age where everyone is glued to their phone. More people are starting to  use mobile devices to surf the web, and as a result, sites need to be prepared for this increase in mobile traffic. In the past, the standard was to create a separate mobile site designed specifically […]

Meet the Team: Garrett L.

Ethan HRead on for the next installment of “Meet the Team.” These quick interviews with each of our employees give us a chance to introduce all of our stellar talent we have working at Creatuity and give you a chance to match the person to a name. Up next is Garrett L., our new development intern. […]

Coming Soon: Magento Community Edition 1.9.1

Ethan HJust last week, Magento announced the release of Enterprise Edition 1.14.1. Of course, the eCommerce and Magento communities are very excited to upgrade to this new version, but not every e-store utilizes Enterprise Edition. Some sites rely on Magento’s free platform, Community Edition. What about the CE update? If you use CE for your site, […]