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Ideas of March

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So I’m a little late to the party, but I think its a great idea so I’m going to join in. Chris Shiflett posted on his blog an interesting idea: pledge to blo...

Indexes == Speed

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Wait! Don’t just run out and add a bunch of indexes to your database. Indexes add overhead. And too much overhead will undo any speed improvements you make w...

A new location

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So I got an invite for PHPFog and setup a WordPress blog. It’s pretty amazing how easy it is to setup an application. The exposure to the power of git is big...

Speeding up custom feed processes

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We use custom scripts to upload product data (new and updated) into Magento. Several months back we were trying to process a “full” feed and update all 7800 ...

Return of the blog

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OK, so it’s been a while (read: 9 months) since my last post. I’m not proud of it. I started this blog to share about Magento as I learned it because I could...