CS-Cart – Page Speed and Optimization


Some simple steps to reduce CS-Cart page load times. Prep Steps Optimization references Best Practices for Speeding Up Your Web Site – Yahoo Optimize caching – Google Increasing Application Performance with HTTP Cache Headers – heroku Speed Up Sites with htaccess Caching – Ask Apache Image […]

All Brands Link – CS-Cart 4


So you’ve gone through the steps to create  Brands for your CS-Cart 4 store. How do you link to them like the CS-Cart Demo store? http://demo.cs-cart.com/index.php?dispatch=product_features.view_all&filter_id=10 The key is to find the filter ID you wish to view and place it at the end […]

Move CS-Cart Installation to Another Directory


Posting here after finding the CS-Cart instructions for moving v4.0.2 to be frustratingly incomplete. http://kb.cs-cart.com/move-to-another-directory Full steps – in my case moving from /testcart  to  / Open  config.local.php

My edit was like this:

— Now for the part not in the CS-Cart […]

Web Developer Extensions for Firefox


I browse with Google Chrome but use Mozilla Firefox for the development tools below as the tools either don’t exist for Chrome or lack features. Web Developer http://chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/ http://chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/features/ Firebug http://getfirebug.com/ http://getfirebug.com/whatisfirebug Yslow from Yahoo http://developer.yahoo.com/yslow/ https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/5369/ Page Speed from Google http://code.google.com/speed/page-speed/docs/extension.html http://code.google.com/speed/page-speed/download.html