Pricefalls Marketplace is a relatively new and somewhat overlooked 3rd party catalog style marketplace where online retailers can list their products. Although it is fairly straight forward with a $19.99 dollar fee monthly and then a percentage of every sale much like the Amazon system we can happily say that this marketplace is indeed different than some others so not a complete "cookie cutter" approach as it were. For those looking into the catalog formula and maybe less and less into the cost per click advertising platforms available this really does appear to have a fully self contained shopping environment such as Amazon where the customer completes the entire transaction from beginning to end through the Pricefalls marketplace website however the actual payment goes directly and immediately to the retailer. Side note: Seems to date that fees are NOT taken out until monthly bill arrives from Pricefalls team. Lets Lay out the basic Pros and Cons to Pricefalls...
Integrate Buyseasons aka buyseasonsdirect datafeed directly into your Magento store. Automatically update inventory several times daily, remove outdated products and integrate new items.
Buyseasons is a large online wholeseller and drop shipper that has approximately 20,000 products at any given moment mostly pertaining to costumes and novelty products.
With a Magento store allow us to fully integrate their product feed directly into your database including everyrhing form Images to size charts and match those to your specific categories.
- Full Buyseasons Catalog integration with all products imported into your online Magento storefront. Approximately 20,000 products at any given time
- Full Buyseasons Details will also be integrated from pictures to descriptions and Sizing Charts. Videos and multiple imagesalso available on select products.
- Attributes for sizing will be integrated on the fly into
Manually adding Magento 2 to 1and1 Linux box with Plesk
Added a Magento 2.0 template from Templatemonster of all places and ran into substantial problems even after making sure we were in full compliance with Magento 2’s prerequisites. If your planning on this venture there are a few things you need to know.
Basics for Magento 2
- MySql 5.6+ or greater
- PHP 5.6.+ but NOT some of the 7+ packages so be cautious
Link for Magento official prerequisites: Here
These are for the basics for specifics please go to Magentos requirement page. If it caught you by suprise that some later packages as of this date are not compatable you’re certainly not alone. As we delve into this it becomes increasingly more resemblant of a beta and not a full fledged final software package.
So lets take the template from templatemonster which is