Add Links to Magento 2 Luma theme Footer

Add footer links - Magento2

The default footer that comes with Luma theme is the following : Using the admin interface, you may enable/disable some links but for a full customization, there is work to achieve. You can refer to Magento2 dev documentation for more information, here we will focus on a simple and efficient method to add a link  […]

Bulk prices update of Magento2 products using Mysql

Sometimes, you need to update a whole list of products at once and to achieve this in Magento 2, you can come up with the following ideas : using a module, exporting/importing updated products, any manual method hitting through the right Mysql tables Now depending on your skills, you might choose one option over another […]

How to set up Files Permissions the right way on a Web Server

ACL permissions settings

Working with different CMS and multiple users requires the server to be set up properly or you might end up with security leaks. I won’t cover the whole settings for your entire server but only the access to your web pages via SFTP (I definitively not recommend the use of FTP). Generally speaking of web […]

Adding Custom CSS style to Magento 2 Theme

Magento2 CSS import Theme

How to quickly apply a new CSS stylesheet to a custome Magento 2 theme by extending a layout from a default parent theme. A basic tutorial with code snippets to learn the best way to achieve this on your website.

Nested CSS Responsive Text on Wide image & 3 columns

Text Box on Banner

Today we are back to CSS design and we are going to implement a simple page with a wide banner on which we apply a static text box. Below the banner will be placed 3 square boxes of same size. On smaller devices, boxes will take the full screen width and text will be centered, […]

Populate Database using Doctrine and Zend 3

Zend 3 DataFixtures Doctrine

Some applications need to integrate data and using Zend and Doctrine all together requires us to do it properly. Of course you could simply insert your entries inside the database using the Mysql command line which is pretty straight forward but how about the case you need to automate the process with a different database, […]

Learn Yaml with Doctrine in a Zend 3 project

Yaml

It’s been some time I planed on talking about Yaml and more precisely about its use for Mysql configuration tables and Entity generation. So today we will overview Yaml for Mysql automatic table integration using Doctrine and Zend 3. If you have never heard about Yaml, well you are better late than never ! What […]

Debugging a Php project with NetBeans

NetBeans Xdebug tool

Getting stuck while coding and testing right away happens to any programmers, sometimes looking at the logs is not enough to fix things quickly, that’s when using a debugger becomes really helpful. We are going to integrate XDebug inside our NetBeans configuration so we can debug Php 7 projects. Following is the configuration I will […]

NetBeans IDE and Zend 3

For those who have never heard about NetBeans, no worries, you’ve just missed a powerful tool to work with, depending on the language(s) you employ the most, choosing between IDEs (Integrated Development Environment) might not be easy and once you get used to one in particular then why switching ? There are so many comparison […]

Sign up function on Zend 3

Today we are going to implement a sign up form within our authentication module we’ve set up before. Note that we don’t want to be in competition with Zf Commons with their registration and login module, this article is more like a tutorial to train you on using Zend and handling a form. In later […]

How to make the best Facebook cover photo ?

When starting up with Facebook for online marketing, the first thing to take care of is the Timeline Photo. Top 4 features of a Facebook cover photo Choosing the best cover photo for your facebook page will add value to your business, let me highlight to best strategies to employ : It should reflect your […]

Build an Authentication module with Zend 3

In this article, we will build a simple authentication module with a login form and a small administrative interface. Basically we will work on the userdemo module detailed on GitHub at this url : User Demo Starting from this code we will add a few tweaks to go further with Zend integration, so if you […]

Use of GIT – Contribute to Projects

Getting around Git can be a daunting task. But using Git is essential when it comes to sharing your development with a team or a community, it allows you to keep track of the changes and follow the version of the project. Anyway if you are here you don’t want to listen anymore on the […]

Custom WordPress Theme Translation with Poedit

There are a lot tutorials on this but here at Linkstraffic we like to add our personal touch to a guide and today we are dealing about translating strings through WordPress theme pages. Let’s assume you have a form like the following inside the front page of your custom made theme : There are only […]

Multiple languages on a WordPress website

There are several methods to manage a website in different languages. We will list the possibilities and pick up the optimal ones to get working efficiently. From my own experience, I’ve been using different plugins and different ways of providing translations to a website. With WordPress, a website can be configured either by using a […]

Install Zend 3.0 on your Debian server

Let’s get started with the installation of Zend 3.0 along with Php 7 on a debian server (the same steps will be valid for Ubuntu). When you follow the following page : https://framework.zend.com/downloads it will likely need a few more easy steps to achieve as root user, here is what I did to get it fine […]

Customize WordPress Comments template

By default you use the following function in order to display the template used for the comments : You may disable the addition of comments using the administration panel under each page configuration. However if you need more freedom on interacting with the template you will need to take control over the function or use […]

Retrieve list of items from parent window using JQuery

In this example, we will show how to retrieve a list of items rendered using div elements on a opened window. Here is the list to retrieve : You may check the demo page by clicking the following link : Onclick event – Parent elements Here is the javascript code handling the click event on […]

Customize Facebook Share button

Using the default share buttons from the facebook developpers center will make you add some code such as the following : The above code is to be added within the page right after the body tag. Then you need to add this one : You can change the url as described in the developer page […]

Onclick event & JQuery – Transfer table rows into another table

We’ve already used the JQuery library for retrieving some data within a table row after a click event. Now we will fill a second table with the row clicked. As the last example, following is the demo page : table row_event fill table At first you should download the library if you want to test […]

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