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Custom Fields and Facets in Miva 10

Custom Fields and Facets in Miva 10

We’ve already praised the use of facets in the past. They provide superior search functionality and let your shoppers drill down to find exactly what suits their needs. Trying to discern which data should be used as a facet can be complicated depending on your products, but one thing that isn’t complicated is getting your […]

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A Full Guide to Price Groups and Sales in Miva 10

Price Groups in Miva 10

PLEASE NOTE: While we discuss new options available in Miva 10.01, we still recommend only running that update after you’ve had a chance to test it on a dev site, or you’ve spoken to a developer. With so much competition in the commerce industry, businesses are always looking for a unique promotion or sale to […]

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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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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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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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How to Remove Products Without Hurting Your SEO

Remove products without hurting seo

In the day-to-day workings of your site, you will likely need to remove products from your online catalog. They fall out of fashion, the manufacturer stops producing, or you choose to stop selling for some other reason. Regardless of the “why”, the “how” may be more involved than you think, especially if you want to […]

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Miva 10 Review

Miva 10 Review

Miva has been teasing us all with a new release for years. For several months we had a short trailer giving us naught but a quick glimpse behind the curtain. But on July 29th, that curtain was finally pulled back to reveal the latest version: Miva 10. One of an exclusive group of agencies, we […]

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