Meet PrestaShop and PayPal in San Francisco!

PrestaShop and PayPal have planned an amazing Meetup and invite you to join us in San Francisco, California. Keep reading to find out details about this awesome event hosted by 2 of the biggest names in the e-commerce world! RSVP … Read more

Early Bird Tickets for MagentoLive UK Are Almost Sold Out!

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We only have a few tickets left at the early-bird price, so don’t wait to register. MagentoLive UK is going to be a great local event to learn about new and emerging trends in eCommerce and:

  • Meet Key Magento Executives and Industry Leaders
  • Connect with eCommerce Experts
  • Get Insider Ideas and Information

Pricing

  • Early Bird (Almost Gone!)
  • After Early Bird Sold Out
  • September 22-October 16
  • After October 16
  • Limited Early Bird Rate
  • Advanced Rate
  • Standard Rate
  • Last Minute Rate
  • £225
  • £249
  • £299
  • £350
  • More Information


    View the Schedule
    Become a Sponsor
    Call for Speaker Submissions

    Stay tuned for announcements about speakers and breakout sessions—coming soon!

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    Be sure to check out Past MagentoLive UK videos, and save the Date for MagentoLive Germany—coming to Munich on November 12, 2013!



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    Visit the Magento Booth at Online Retailer

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    Online Retailer is one of the world’s premier eCommerce and digital marketing events, so the Magento team will definitely be there. Stop by our booth (#7006) to get the latest Magento news and try our new demo!

    Online Retailer Conference and eCommerce Expo

    When: August 20-21

    Where: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Sydney, Australia



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    Registration is Now Open for MagentoLive UK

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    Don’t miss your chance to register! MagentoLive is coming to the UK on October 22nd and, last year, we sold out in advance of the event.

    MagentoLive is your opportunity to join 500 merchants, partners and developers to get key insights from Magento and Industry Leaders, connect with the Magento community and learn how you can take your business to the next level. It’s also a great place to find out about new and emerging trends in the world of eCommerce.

    And, of course, we’ll be hosting a fabulous Pre Event Networking Party on October 21 (venue to be announced).

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    Pricing

  • Early Bird (75 available)
  • After Early Bird Sold Out
  • September 22-October 16
  • After October 16
  • Limited Early Bird Rate
  • Advanced Rate
  • Standard Rate
  • Last Minute Rate
  • £225
  • £249
  • £299
  • £350
  • More Information


    View the Schedule
    Become a Sponsor
    Call for Speaker Submissions

    Stay tuned for announcements about speakers and breakout sessions—coming soon!

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    Location

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    etc.venues St. Paul’s

    etc.venues St. Paul’s is a state of the art conference center with contemporary design, located at 200 Aldersgate, right in the heart of the city, near St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Museum of London, the London Wall and One New Change Shopping Centre.

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    Be sure to check out Past MagentoLive UK videos, and save the Date for MagentoLive Germany—coming to Munich on November 12, 2013!

    Get Certified and Get a Free Pass to the Event

    If you’re a developer and are planning to take the Magento Certification Exam in the near future, now is the time to do so. We will not be offering Magento Certification on-site at MagentoLive UK, but, if you pass the certification exam between now and October 22, you are eligible for a free pass to the event. Please contact for additional information.



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    Meet Magento at MAGIC

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    For those of you who are planning to attend the MAGIC tradeshow on August 19th – 21st, be sure to join us at one of our educational seminars.

    Ben Pressley, Head of Worldwide Sales will be conducting two seminars along with Eduardo Frias, Chief Information Officer of Stella & Dot. The seminar, “Transform Your Online Store into a Multi-Million Dollar Business” will discuss how Stella & Dot was able to achieve more than 4000% growth in the last three years using the Magento Enterprise Edition platform.

    Both seminars will be held on Monday, August 19th in room N253 of the Las Vegas Convention Center (Upper North Hall). The first seminar will be held from 2:00pm – 3:00pm and a repeat session will take place from 4:45pm – 5:45pm.

    To reach Ben at the show, please send a tweet to @brpressley. Chris Nuguid will also be on-site and can be reached at cnuguid@ebay.com.

    To learn more about Magento’s success with the fashion industry, please visit magento.com/fashion.



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    Meet PrestaShop Russia: the most flexible e-commerce software was presented to Russian market

    On Friday, 26 July PrestaShop Russia presented the progressive e-commerce solution to the Russian audience. It was the first conference dedicated to the future plans and further work directions. The overall atmosphere was very friendly everyone got answers to their … Read more

    MagentoLive Australia Showcases Merchant & Partner Success Stories on Day Two

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    MagentoLive Australia rolled into Day 2 with great energy. Following a great party the night before at the Verandah Bar, sponsored by Exceed Online, the conference floor this morning was buzzing with excitement.

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    Day 2 Keynote Address – Magento Enterprise Edition 1.13 is all about Performance

    Magento’s Head of Product, Jimmy Duvall, headlined this morning’s keynote address with insights into the incredible performance enhancements enabled through Magento Enterprise Edition 1.13, and he highlighted the support Magento received from its partners in Australia in testing the release and preparing it for launch. Jimmy also talked about the key themes of Magento 2, including its entirely new design approach, better extendability, broader API support, and an ongoing commitment to open source.

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    Technology Track – Responsive Design, Email Marketing and Multi-Channel

    The technology breakout sessions highlighted some of the incredible work that Magento’s Solution Partners are doing with our merchants here in Australia. Justin Milwidsky and Ben Wyeth shared their experiences in migrating ActiveSkin—a specialty skin care products company—from its legacy eCommerce platform to Magento Enterprise Edition. Netstarter, the Magento Solution Partner leading the project, designed a responsive site for ActiveSkin, helping the site look amazing across all device form factors and screen sizes.

    This is truly an amazing story about the success merchants can achieve leveraging the power of Magento Enterprise Edition in conjunction with the expertise of a Magento Solution Partner.

    Magento Solution Partner Balance Internet also shared a great story about Wittner Shoes. Michael Wittner explained how, with Balance’s support, they’ve taken their mail-order business online with Magento Enterprise Edition.

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    Business Track – Personal, Local and Social

    The Business Track breakout sessions featured some very cool merchants with innovative ideas. Amy Singe of luxury handbag and accessories brand Sterling and Hyde shared her experience with using Facebook as a commerce channel, which included generating $7,000 through Facebook in just a few hours. Amazing!

    Magento Industry Partner Temando shared fulfillment strategies that merchants can use to increase revenues fulfillment, and shared how Magento Enterprise Edition customer Door Buster is succeeding with these best practices.

    Thank You Australia!

    Thank you to all of our merchants, developers and partners for attending MagentoLive. You are all great brand ambassadors for Magento here in Australia and we are grateful for your ongoing support. And a special thank you to our sponsors for helping make this such a great event.

    We’ll see you next year!



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    MagentoLive Australia Starts off Strong on Day One

    imageMagentoLive Australia kicked-off Tuesday morning in Sydney with a flurry of activity. More than 400 merchants, developers, partners and Magento and eBay employees came together for a great event. Here are some of the highlights from the day.

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    Roy’s Keynote – Magento is Commited to Australia

    Magento’s COO and Co-Founder, Roy Rubin, opened up the conference with his keynote address. He talked about Magento’s momentum in Australia—Magento has a commanding 42% share of the Alexa top 1 Million sites in Australia—and emphasized Magento’s commitment to the Australian community of merchants, developers and partners.

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    Focus on Fashion

    Magento’s Head of Sales, Ben Pressley, showcased Magento’s focus on the fashion industry. In addition to sharing the story of Rebecca Minkoff’s success on Magento Enterprise Edition, he also highlighted some great fashion brands including Missguided, Stella & Dot, and sass & bide.

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    Magento U – Search Engine Optimization

    More than ninety merchants and developers joined the Magento U team for a training course on search engine optimization in Magento-based stores. Magento’s Danny Essner explained the key concepts around search engine marketing and showed attendees how to specifically apply these concepts to their stores.

    Thank you again for a fantastic day one!



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    MagentoLive Australia Is Sold Out!

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    Tickets for MagentoLive Australia are now sold out and we’d like to send out a big thank you to our Australian ecosystem for their enthusiasm and support for this event. We can’t wait to see you in Sydney! Attendees, keep an eye out for email updates.

    For more information about the event, visit the MagentoLive Australia site. You can also follow the event on Facebook and Twitter, and use the hashtag #MagentoLive to talk about the conference!



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    Four Reasons To Join Us At MagentoLive Australia

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    MagentoLive Australia is almost here and there’s still time to register! Here are four of the great events we have planned to bring you insider ideas and information and help you connect with eCommerce experts and merchants in the Australian market.

    1. Magento Co-founder and COO Roy Rubin Will Be Keynoting

    Magento Co-Founder and eCommerce innovator Roy Rubin will be there as a keynote speaker to share updates on Magento’s momentum and plans, an overview of eBay Inc.’s vision for commerce and examples of Magento customers who are on the leading edge of innovation. Don’t miss it!

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    2. Breakout Sessions With eCommerce Leaders

    MagentoLive Australia will feature breakout sessions on business and technology where partners, merchants and technologists will share their expertise. These sessions will include:

    • How Great Fulfillment Drives Greater Sales
    • Carl Hartmann from Temando
    • Going Local: Strategies for Bringing Your Store to China and Eastern Asia
    • Patrick Deloy from Bluecom
    • Make it Personal, Make it Matter: Strategies for Boosting Sales
    • Tim West from White Labelled
    • Build it Right: Laying the Foundation for Magento Performance and Optimization
    • Chris Wells from Nexcess
    • Every Screen Counts: Designing for Today’s Multi-Screen Reality
    • Justin Milwidsky from Netstarter

    3. Special SEO Session

    • Keep Current with Search Engine Practices to Enhance Performance on Magento Enterprise Edition
    • Danny Essner from Magento
    • This Magento U course provides an up-to-date understanding of the SEO environment and how you can optimize your site to boost your organic search results.

      Sign up for this session.

    4. Magento Enterprise Edition Merchant To Merchant Sessions

    Join your peers from other Magento Enterprise Edition* merchants for networking, idea exchange and collaboration. The event is dedicated to merchant networking and collaboration, and the content is entirely driven by merchants. There will be no Solution Partners, Industry Partners or any other vendors in attendance. This is a fantastic opportunity for merchants on Magento Enterprise Edition to meet and share ideas and best practices, and we hope you can attend..

    When:
    Tuesday, July 23, 2013
    4:00pm – 6:00pm

    Where: Sydney Sofitel Wentworth, Adelaide room – 4th Floor

    RSVP: Please RSVP to attend

    If you are a merchant on Magento Enterprise Edition interested in attending the event and have not yet registered for MagentoLive Australia, the first step is to register for the conference! If you are already registered to attend MagentoLive Australia and wish to join us for the Merchant to Merchant session, please RSVP here.

    For any further questions about the Merchant to Merchant event, please email merchantsession@magento.com.

    *The Merchant to Merchant event is open only to merchants on Magento Enterprise Edition.



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    Annual WordPress Survey & WCSF

    It’s time for our third annual user and developer survey! If you’re a WordPress user, developer, or business, we want your feedback. Just like previous years, we’ll share the data at the upcoming WordCamp San Francisco (WCSF). Results will also be sent to each survey respondent. It only takes a few minutes to fill out […]

    Magento eCommerce Forums are heading to Indianapolis, Kansas City, Los Angeles and New York City!

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    eCommerce Forums are coming to a city near you!

    Attend one of these informative eCommerce events and learn about Magento Enterprise and how to attract more customers, improve customer loyalty, increase average order value, maximize online revenue and much, much more.

    Click on the calendar date to register for an event!

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    Indianapolis, IN

    Stephen Kidwell, eCommerce Practice Director of Precision Dialogue, will highlight how you can optimize your site to meet the demands of the connected customer through responsive design, SEO tactics, usability best practices, social media optimization and more. You’ll also learn why Buy Our Bottles chose Magento as their eCommerce platform of choice.

     
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    Los Angeles, CA

    A team of technical, creative and other eCommerce experts from Magento, EYEMAGINE, Zerolag, Kiosked, Listrak, and Avalara are coming together for a dynamic evening of discussions and networking, focused on innovative eCommerce design with Magento Enterprise.

     
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    Kansas City, MO

    eCommerce experts from Magento and partners Classy Llama, Channel Advisor and Nexcess will cover how to define the “core” of your business, use data and intuition to guide a cohesive online strategy, and understand the “Natural Order” of eCommerce.

     
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    New York, NY

    Magento and our partners Pod1 and Listrak will give practical advice on creating a seamless, engaging, and exciting experience for your customers that tells your story. You will also learn what other merchants are doing to build a loyal customer base.

     

    Space at these events is reserved for merchants and their eCommerce decision makers. There is no charge, but you must register to attend.

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    Registration is Now Open for MagentoLive Australia

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    Join MagentoLive in Australia!

    MagentoLive events are part of our ongoing efforts to provide members of the Magento ecosystem with more opportunities to connect locally. We’re kicking this year’s events off with MagentoLive Australia, and we hope you can join us!

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    Speakers

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    Meet Key Magento Executives and Industry Leaders

    and sit in on exclusive conversations about eCommerce trends and growth.

    Sponsors

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    Connect with eCommerce Experts

    including merchants from successful brands, Magento Solution Partners and community members.

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    Get Insider Ideas and Information

    you can use to take your business to the next level.

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    The Sydney Sofitel

    This modern, five-star hotel is located at in the heart of the central business district, and it is walking distance to many of Sydney’s major icons and world famous attractions. The MagentoLive Australia conference area will have a spacious layout over one main level to increase networking opportunities and easily transition between the sessions, exhibit and catering areas.

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    Pricing

  • Available Now
  • After Early Bird Sold Out – June 11
  • June 12 – July 9
  • After July 10
  • Limited Early Bird Rate
  • Advanced Rate
  • Standard Rate
  • Last Minute Rate
  • $95
  • $115
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    More Information


    Call for Speaker Submissions
    Become a Sponsor
    Take a Magento Certification Exam
    Past MagentoLive videos

    Hope to see you in Sydney!



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    Connect with the Magento Team at IRCE Chicago

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    Meet the Magento team at the IRCE Conference in Chicago, June 4th-7th, 2013 for a great week of learning, networking and fun!

    Visit Magento at Booth 1429

    While you’re at IRCE, make sure to visit Magento at booth 1429 in the expo hall and learn how you can take your business to the next level with Magento Enterprise Edition, our powerful, scalable and flexible eCommerce solution. Inside the booth you’ll be able to see a demonstration of Magento 1.13, win gift certificates to Magento-powered stores and meet the Magento team.

    Magento Mania – $15,000 in Giveaways

    More than 30 Magento Solution & Industry Partners will also be at IRCE. Stop by the Magento booth to pick up a Magento Mania Map, which will guide you to each of our partners’ booths, where you can earn gift cards to shop from some amazing Magento Enterprise Edition-powered brands. Magento and its partners are offering a chance to win over $15,000 in giveaways!

    Party with Magento Tuesday Night

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    We invite you to kick-off the event with one our world-famous Magento parties. Join us June 4, 7:30-11:00 pm, at Public House for Magento’s IRCE Networking Party. Enjoy live music, great food and the opportunity to network with the Magento and eBay, Inc. teams, our Magento Partners and other merchants. The party is free, but please RSVP to secure your spot. We can’t wait to see you there!

    RSVP for Magento’s Networking Party



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    Magento Kicks Off European Tour in the Netherlands

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    From May 29-30, the Magento team will travel to the Netherlands to celebrate the fifth-annual Meet Magento event with the Dutch community and kick-off a small European tour of industry events! After visiting Netherlands, the Magento team will travel to Meet Magento Germany and Bargento in Paris before coming back to the U.S. for IRCE in Chicago.

    This Meet Magento event brings together a variety of online retailers, Magento Solution and Industry partners, eCommerce executives, agencies and Magento developers. It has become the most important yearly event for all companies involved with Magento solutions in the Netherlands to share their eCommerce experiences and expertise.

    After the opening keynote by Magento Co-founder and COO Roy Rubin, the event will have over twenty-five highly-qualified speakers that will offer topics ranging from marketing and business to development and optimization, and there will be an introductory workshop for Magento solution beginners. The event also features a complete English track and several breakout sessions for International visitors.

    A limited number of last-minute tickets are still available for €140. For more information on the event and ticket sales in English, visit meet-magento.nl/en. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to Meet Magento in the Netherlands at the end of May!

    Meet Magento Netherlands is brought to you by Dutchento.



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    Mageia European tour 2013

    Mageia will be present at the major European Linux events this year, as we have done in previous years. We have already attended FOSDEM, where we held our general assembly. In the coming weeks, the tour will go on. The … Continue reading

    Roy Rubin to Keynote Bargento in Paris on June 4th

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    Roy Rubin, Co-Founder and COO of Magento, will launch the 2013 Bargento event in Paris, on June 4th. This event is a great opportunity for the European Magento ecosystem to meet other developers, partners and merchants and learn more about Magento.

    Along with an opening keynote speech from Roy Rubin, this year’s exciting workshops and learning sessions include, a live analysis of several innovative Magento based websites by Magento Developer NBS System and Magento Solution Partner DND Agency, an online persuasion analysis that can help eCommerce sites increase conversion rates by psychologist and Magento expert Guido Jansen, and presentations of new projects by Yoav Kutner (Oro CRM) and Fredéric de Gombert (Akeneo).

    Magento is also sponsoring the free Bargento after party in one of the most prestigious venues in the heart of Paris, Palais Maillot, so don’t miss this event!

    For more information on Bargento and to register, visit bargento.fr and be sure to follow them on Twitter.

    Bargento 2013 is brought to you by NBS System.

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    Meet PrestaShop at the Largest E-commerce Event in the World!

    Today, we begin our countdown for the 2013 Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition, the largest e-commerce event in the world, in Chicago June 4 – 7, 2013. Stop by booth #1553 to meet the PrestaShop team, learn about our newest … Read more

    Mageia Days – meeting each other in person

    On a daily basis, the Mageia community uses a variety of communication tools such as mailing-lists, IRC and forums. In addition to our online presence, we think we definitely need to have direct meetings so that Mageia people can meet … Continue reading

    Netresearch Celebrates the Fifth Anniversary of Meet Magento Germany

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    From June 3-4, 2013, Netresearch is hosting its fifth-annual Meet Magento Germany and the Magento team will be traveling to Leipzig to celebrate this milestone with the passionate German community! The event brings online retailers, eCommerce executives, industry partners, agencies and Magento developers together to share their Magento eCommerce experiences and expertise.

    The two day program will include an opening keynote address by Roy Rubin, special sessions from the Magento team, and over forty highly-qualified speakers. The conference offers topics for every interest, from process-optimization strategies for Magento beginners, to creating responsive design, to internationalization.

    “We are pleased that we were able to establish Meet Magento in [such a] short time as a must-attend event for online retailers, Magento partners and software developers. We will celebrate the fifth anniversary of the event in a special way at our traditional after-show party in the Moritzbastei.” said Thomas Fleck, director of Netresearch App Factory AG.

    A limited number of last-minute tickets are still available for 215€. For more information on the event and ticket sales, visit meet-magento.de. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. Be in Leipzig in June!



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