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Creating Gift Certificates With Free Shipping in Miva 10

Miva Free Gift Certificates

Gift certificates have always been a fan favorite when it comes to gift-giving. They are general enough for “thank-yous” to people you don’t know very well (ie. a coworker or teacher). They are also personal enough to show you know where your friend, family member, or acquaintance likes to shop. And they are the perfect […]

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Using The Product Reviews Module in Miva 10 [video]

Using Product Reviews Modules in Miva 10

We want this article on the Product Reviews Module to be an easy-reference resource for you, so we’ve included a list of quick links to take you where you need to go. Pictures speak louder than words. But you know what speaks even louder than pictures? Words that come from other shoppers! Yeah, okay, so […]

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How To: Generate URIs in Miva 10

How To Generate URIs in Miva

In our blog post A Video Guide to URI Management in Miva, we explain the basics of what a URI is and how you can manage your settings in the Miva admin. We even have a video tutorial to show you the ropes of Miva’s URI Management tool. However you may still be running into […]

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6 Common On-Page SEO Errors And How To Fix Them

On-Page SEO Errors

Unfortunately, much like curly hair on a humid day, SEO is not set-it-and-forget-it. It takes constant work and upkeep. We’ve provided tips, tricks and checklists in the past for optimizing your on-page SEO, but there’s always room for improvement. And within your optimization efforts, things may swing too far in the wrong direction. In addition […]

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Core Web Vitals: What You Need To Focus on With Google’s Update

Glendale Designs Core Web Vitals

Update Google has announced that they will be pushing back the roll-out of the new core update until mid-June. What will this mean for you? They are simply giving everyone a little more time to adjust their websites and acclimated to the new user experience expectations. The update will begin to take effect in mid-June, […]

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How To Update Your Featured Products in Miva 10 [Video]

Update Your Featured Products

There are many ways in which eCommerce sites are different from brick-and-mortar stores – of course! You might be thinking, apart from selling things, they aren’t really similar at all! But that’s just the sort of misconception that leads eCommerce store owners to miss out on some valuable visual merchandising opportunities. Take, for instance, your […]

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Materials Calculator for Product Pages [Video Demo]

Materials Calculator

Life is hard. As adults, we constantly have to make calculated decisions about the way we live our lives. Projects like refinishing your bathroom, building a deck, or reupholstering furniture can be taxing enough, without also having to do math while you shop. Shopping should be fun and happy; formulas and calculations are not. Our […]

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Weekly Security Checkup Issues with Miva 10 and How To Fix Them

Weekly Security Checkup

If you’re a Miva store owner/operator, by this point you’ve likely updated your site to the new Miva 10, or one of it’s later version updates (now up to Miva 10.00.06!). If you’re not a Miva store owner/operator, you aren’t going to have much use for this article…but you’re welcome to stick around! If you […]

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Move your Edit Product Screen Tabs in Miva 10

Move Your Edit Product Screen Tabs

The new Miva 10 update was designed, in part, to help store owners complete their day-to-day tasks more efficiently. Ambiguous icons were replaced with text-based buttons. You have the ability to work full screen. And you can jump back to your most recently used screens. That’s all great! We are all about working smarter, and […]

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Video Content Increases Your Sales and Boosts Site Visibility

Video Content Increases Your Sales and Boosts Site Visibility

When building a plan for (or diving into) content marketing, you’re likely thinking about blog posts. Maybe social media posts too. But you’d be remiss if you didn’t seriously explore video content creation as well. As it turns out, videos can have a huge impact in sales conversion, and be a major player in the […]

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