Improve Your Magento 2 Store Installing the Next Free Modules

Improve Your Magento 2 Store Installing the Next Free Modules

Based on the most common features requested by our clients, we created a list of modules you can implement in your Magento 2 store for free. These modules will improve your daily operations with the platform and will also help you to offer a better buying experience to your customers:

Plumrocket Social Login

This extension allows customers to login and register using their Facebook and Twitter account:

You can download this extension from Plumrocket site.

Magefan Login As Customer

This extension allows merchant to log in as a given customer. Sometimes customers have issues with their accounts that aren’t possible to reproduce on other customer account. Using this extension you will be able to login as the customer who has the problem and solve it form them.

You can get this free extension from Magefan site.

Emizentech Shop By Brand

When you sell different brands in your store you can allow customers to find and buy their favorite brand by adding this module. The customers will easily find all products of a same brand, offering a great shopping experience:

Download this extension from Magento Marketplace.

WebShopApps Matrix Rate

This extension will allows Merchants to setup different shipping costs based on countries, states, postal codes, weight, subtotal and quantity:

Download it from here.

Amasty Promotion Manager

This extension is a time saving when Merchants need to perform multiple and similar operations with cart rules. For instance, Merchants will be able to duplicate rules, delete, enable and disable multiple rules at the same time:

Download this extension from Amasty site.

If you need help installing or customizing these extensions or others we can help you with our Magento Consulting and Magento Development Services.

 

Magento 2: How to add an input text to customize a product

Magento 2: How to add an input text to customize a product

When you have products that need to be customized by a customer, you can easily create an input text to customize a product in product details using Magento out-of-the-box features.

In order to accomplish it you have to follow the next steps:

Go to Magento Backend and Edit a Product

Inside product options there is a tab called “Customizable Options”, click on “Add Option“.

Fill Out the Options

A new section will show up where you will be able to customize the custom option.

Add a title for the field and set Option Type as “Text > Field”.

Save and check

Click on “Save” product and check your product. Now you’ll see the new input for customize your product

This option also allows you to add an extra charge in case customers customize the product

If you have any question about how to setup customizable options we can help you with our Magento Consulting and Magento Development Services.

 

Magento 2: Sharing Same Admin Account

Magento 2: Sharing Admin Account

Sometimes it’s necessary for two or more users to share the same admin account and use it at the same time. As you know, Magento 2 will sign out the previous session to log in the new one. Sharing the same admin account is possible by changing the Magento configuration. To accomplish it you have to go to:

Stores -> Configuration -> Advanced -> Admin -> Security

 

You have to setup the option Admin Account Sharing to Yes and then click on “Save Config” button at the top right. That’s it, now you can share the account.

There are a plenty list of options to play with in order to customize your Magento site. We can help you in a wide range of configuration aspects. You can find more information in our Magento Consulting and Magento Development Services.

 

Magento 2: Customer Commands for Sysadmins and Developers

Magento 2: Customer Commands for Sysadmins and Developers

Magento 2 commands are a powerful tool and a fast way to manage our projects on our daily running. This is why we decided to create this module, extending the out-of-the-box Magento commands, providing to the user with helpful commands to manage customer accounts. This module is mainly aimed for sysadmins and devs who want to manage customer accounts by command line.

We use this extension on daily basis in order to speed up different tests and tasks we need to perform. It also works with custom attributes.

If you need help installing or customizing this extension or others we can help you with our Magento Consulting and Magento Development Services.

Installation

You need to install it using composer. Go to your web root directory and type:

composer require "rapicart/customer-commands":"@dev"

Then you need to run the next commands in order to enable the module:

php bin/magento module:enable Rapicart_CustomerCommands
php bin/magento setup:upgrade

Available commands

The next commands will allow you to manage customer accounts, addresses and customer groups.

For managing customers

php bin/magento customer:create #(Create or update a customer account)
php bin/magento customer:delete #(Delete a customer account)
php bin/magento customer:info #(Shows customer account details)
php bin/magento customer:password:update #(Update password for a given customer)

For managing customer addresses

php bin/magento customer:address:create #(Not implemented yet)
php bin/magento customer:address:delete #(Delete a customer address)
php bin/magento customer:address:list #(Displays the list of customer addresses)

For managing customer groups

php bin/magento customer:group:create #(Create a customer group)
php bin/magento customer:group:delete #(Delete a customer group)
php bin/magento customer:group:list #(Displays the list of customer groups)