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Magento's Vision for Open Source eCommerce

This is an old video of Roy Ruben from Varien talking about his vision of open source eCommerce and Magento. It was shot almost 3 years ago and shows the motivations of the company behind the system. I first saw this over at TechCrunch's article about Magento's Funding. The best part of that article is [...]

By |March 24th, 2010|General|0 Comments

How to Spy On Your Website Visitors with Clicktale

How would you like to spy on your website visitors? Would it be useful to see visitor behavior, detailed down to mouse movement? The answer is YES! The site is called Clicktale. I made a quick video about the system, and how to get the free version. There's a link to the site below the [...]

By |March 19th, 2010|General|4 Comments

Magento (Varien) Raises $22.5 Million In Equity Funding

Great News! There's a buzz around the open source community that there was regulatory filing that shows that Varien, the company that provides the Magento E-commerce Platform, raised $22.5 Million! I tracked the story back to socalTech.com (link) who first reported the news. Here at Redstage, this is very exciting. We are huge fans of [...]

By |March 16th, 2010|General|3 Comments

Finding Link Partners Ninja Trick SEO Lesson

This is an extremely easy and useful way to find a ton of targeted and relevant places to get links to your site. Linking is the most important off-site SEO element and this video shows you how to use StumbleUpon to find a nearly endless amount of linking partners. Here are a few links that [...]

By |March 12th, 2010|General|1 Comment