Magento »

[19 Aug 2014 | 2 Comments]

By default, customers are redirected to ‘Customer Account Dashboard’ page after login. This feature can be easily changed from Magento configuration settings.
Configuration Settings

Magento »

[6 Aug 2014 | No Comment]

Here is a quick code to check if a Magento module is installed, enabled or active.
The functions isModuleEnabled and isModuleOutputEnabled are present in Mage_Core_Helper_Abstract class.

Guest Post, Magento »

[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment]

When people come to your shop and start purchasing, the feelings they will have after they’ve finished are most important for you as for a Magento store owner. Will they be happy about your service? Would they like to use it again? To make sure that customers’ satisfaction is high and they are glad about the purchase they have made, consider 5 points which will make your online store preferable among others.
What are easy ways to satisfy a customer?

Joomla »

[16 Jul 2014 | No Comment]

I moved my Joomla installation from one server to another and now I am unable to login to the admin panel. This case can also happen while moving from one online server to my local machine or moving from local machine to online server.
When I go to the administrator login page: , I can enter the admin username and password. However, I am not taken to the admin page. I get redirected to the same login page and without any error message. I know that I have entered the …

Sports »

[4 Jul 2014 | No Comment]

Here are some of the interesting fun facts of the FIFA World Cup which started from 1930 in Uruguay.

1) The first World Cup was won by Uruguay.
2) The World Cup was not played in 1942 and 1946 because of the Second World War.

Sports »

[12 Jun 2014 | No Comment]

Through this poll, I am trying to analyze how the voting and team rankings fluctuates as the world cup progresses. I started this poll exactly one month before the world cup. I will be publishing the result and ranking of teams with votes after each stage of the tournament.
The poll is at the end of this article. If you want to skip this analysis then you can directly go the poll: Vote Now

Magento »

[2 Jun 2014 | 2 Comments]

Sometimes we might need to show a single static block in one or few specified categories only, rather than showing the static block on all pages.
The layout XML code below helps to achieve the above requirement. It will show the static block ‘my-sidebar-1′ on right sidebar of category with id ’10’. Similarly, static block ‘my-sidebar-2′ is displayed on the category page with id ’12’.

Guest Post, Miscellaneous »

[19 May 2014 | No Comment]

Not surprisingly, there’s no shortage of tricks and shortcuts in web development. Today, we’ll be going over a few lesser-known ones.
Web development can be a fairly rough job, even if you know what you’re doing. It’s not even that it’s horrendously difficult or intimidating; it’s simply incredibly time-consuming. For that reason, it’s no surprise that developers have over the years come up with a laundry list of different tools, hacks, and kludges designed to make their lives easier.

Sports »

[12 May 2014 | 4 Comments]

The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be the 20th FIFA World Cup, the premier international football tournament. It is scheduled to take place between 12 June and 13 July 2014 in Brazil. has released a superb 2014 World Cup Final Tournament Schedule, a FREE Excel spreadsheet with a schedule of all tournament games.