Full Page Caching (FPC) saves a copy of an entire page for a large group of users so that it can then load the saved copy of the page at a later date instead of building the page again. Caching an entire page can be problematic when the page contains user-specific content like a counter with the number of products in a customer’s cart, or a welcome message with the customer’s name.
What are your potential reasons behind the change? Whatever the change may be, understanding what your purpose or reason is behind the change is vital to creating a sustainably appealing and effective website moving forward. Your website is often the first impression a potential client will have of your business. In many instances it should be your highest performing sales rep. Your site is oftentimes your one and only chance to accurately convey who you are, what you do, and why your business is unique. For these reasons it’s critically important that the first step in redesigning your...
Website load time can mean you’re not only losing new users, but existing customers will also not want to wait around for your site to load. In such a fast-paced society, time matters and more so in this case, each second counts. Although losing users because of load speed can be extremely nerve-wracking, depending on your web hosting platform, you can still do a lot to improve your website speed.
Everyone is talking about GDPR and what it might mean for the internet, but what, specifically does GDPR mean for your ecommerce store? How can you make sure you are GDPR compliant in the off chance someone from the EU orders from your website? We get into some of the specifics of the GDPR policy and what it means for ecommerce stores in this article.
With the recent release of Chrome 63, Google started warning developers of the impending distrust of Symantec SSL certificates, (about one sixth of all SSL certificates in use today,) as well as those issued by other Subordinate Certificate Authorities that use the Symantec root certificate like GeoTrust, VeriSign, Equifax, Thawte and RapidSSL. As the defacto industry leader on browser security, this is part of Google’s three step plan to punish Symantec for mis-issuing certificates and Firefox has followed suit.
Who has never forgotten, or thought he forgot to turn the lights off in his living room, after leaving for work? Today, if you decide to invest in smart technology and the IOT, this becomes a problem of yesterday.
To help ecommerce businesses weigh their platform options, we’ve created a whitepaper comparing two big software-as-a-service (SaaS) ecommerce platforms, Shopify and BigCommerce.
Which is the best platform for your ecommerce business? At GRAYBOX, ecommerce is a bit of a sweet spot and we love getting this question because the answer really is – it depends on your particular business case.
To help businesses decide on which Shopify platform is right for them, we've written an in-depth comparison between Shopify Advanced and Shopify Plus.
As ecommerce retailers are preparing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday (BFCM) it's considered best practice to have a holiday code freeze. What are the special website considerations tied to Black Friday Cyber Monday?