Magento on Windows using Hyper-V

July 9, 2019 - Reading time: 14 minutes

I have been hard at work on a way to effectively work on Magento within Windows 10. Microsoft has come a long way in their quest to be more linux/unix-friendly, however nothing beats the ease of installing linux/unix-native applications in a native environment. My quest brought me to Hyper-V, a Windows 10 Professional Virtual machine application I have used with all manner of Windows virtual machines. This article covers how you can have Magento up and running on Ubuntu within your Windows 10 desktop in roughly an hour.

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Imagine 2019 Panel Recap: Frontend Performance Q&A

May 16, 2019 - Reading time: 3 minutes

I am at #MagentoImagine 2019 this year at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Great food and fun times networking. What follows is a recap of some of the hottest panel topics in Magento development. This post is on Frontend Performance QA.

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Imagine 2019 Panel Recap: Performance Profiling: Tools of the Trade

May 15, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes

I am at #MagentoImagine 2019 this year at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Great food and fun times networking. What follows is a recap of some of the hottest panel topics in Magento development. This post is on Performance Profiling: Tools of the Trade.

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Imagine 2019 Panel Recap: Magento Service Isolation

May 15, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes

I am at #MagentoImagine 2019 this year at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Great food and fun times networking. What follows is a recap of some of the hottest panel topics in Magento development. This post is on Magento Service Isolation.

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Imagine 2019 Panel Recap: Stories from the Edge: First Explorers of Progressive Web Apps

May 13, 2019 - Reading time: 3 minutes

I am at #MagentoImagine 2019 this year at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Great food and fun times networking. What follows is a recap of some of the hottest panel topics in Magento development. This post is on Stories from the Edge: First Explorers of Progressive Web Apps.

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Magento Commerce: A First Look at Page Builder

April 11, 2019 - Reading time: 4 minutes

Magento added a great feature to their Commerce platform with the 2.3.1 update called Page Builder. This feature comes as a result of Magento's acquisition of BlueFoot's Page Builder, supercharging the CMS editor and allowing a drag and drop interface so anyone can easily build CMS content. This includes CMS pages, CMS blocks, Category descriptions, and more.

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My name is Kevin Earl Gardner and I am a Web Developer based out of Birmingham, Alabama. I specialize in Magento Commerce and occasionally have something to share. Enjoy!