Premium hosting and flexible design makes this a powerful e-commerce tool
Magento offers flexible, scalable eCommerce solutions designed to help businesses grow and succeed online. The Magento platform is trusted by more than 150,000 businesses, including some of the world’s leading brands.
We offer a range of resources, support, and consulting services to help our customers get the most from their Magento deployments, including education, training, and developer certification programs. Our global community of partners and developers gives customers access to robust third-party extensions and certified professional integration help.
Magento is owned by eBay Inc., a global leader in commerce technology. Our relationship enables us to offer our customers, partners, and community members a wealth of experience and resources in commerce-related technologies, as well as access to world-class, branded capabilities from eBay Marketplaces, PayPal, GSI Commerce, and others.
Your Store Your Design – Completely Customize the Look and Feel of Your Store
Magento Go helps you design your store to support your brand, products and customers, regardless of your design skills. Upload your logo and choose from one of our many professionally-designed templates to launch your store quickly, without any design knowledge required. You can even realign elements of your pages by simply dragging and dropping. Want to change the text of menus and buttons? No problem. You can edit them just like text in Microsoft Word…no HTML code required. It could not be any easier.
Unlimited Product Options – Customizable Options, Bundles, Grouped Products, Configurable Products and Layered Browsing
Magento Go’s product catalog is completely flexible to support any type of product you want to sell. Sell products with product-specific options (e.g. color and size for clothing, and megapixels and zoom for digital cameras). You can create as many options as you like, each, or link multiple products to create groups and bundles. You can also create configurable options for customers to select before adding a product to their shopping cart.
Magento’s powerful layered browsing tool makes it easy for your customers to find the exact products they’re searching for. They can filter products based on the product-specific options you create or use Magento Go’s powerful built-in search tool to find specific products with just one-click.
Get Found Through Search Engines – Industry-leading, Built-in SEO on Any Online Store Service
Magento Go will help make your store and products more visible and easily findable to customers through search engines. Our software was designed from inception to be search engine optimized, so you don’t need to invest lots of time and money making your products findable online.
Complete control over your urls
No strange characters or long, unintelligible strings of numbers and letters. Everything is completely search-engine friendly.
Complete Control of Meta information.
Customize meta keywords, descriptions and titles for each product and category.
Automatically generated site map and Google Site Map.
Help customers and search engines easily find and navigate your eCommerce website.
Dynamic landing pages
Host promotions for specific search terms. Optimize landing pages to raise your rankings for key terms that do not apply to specific products or categories.
Increase Retention and Loyalty – Coupons, Gift Cards and Store Credits
Once customers have come to your online store or have purchased from you, Magento Go provides you with a complete toolbox of tools to retain them and build loyalty.
Customize coupons to customers, products, categories and even time.
Let your customers purchase credits in your store and email those credits to the recipient for use at any time
Display promotional banners inside your store to specific customers at specific times to drive sales.
Customer Engagement – Increase Interactivity With for the Best Customer Experience
Magento Go gives your customers the tools they need to help you grow your reach.
Help your customers by enabling your employees to push products to your customers’ shopping carts and wish lists.
Make it easy for your customers to select the best product for them with a one-click product comparison tool.
Customers can create wish lists for products on your site and share those lists with friends through email and social media accounts.
Magento Connect Extensions – Add Features and Customize Your Store for your Business
Magento Connect is Magento’s official extension marketplace, where you can browse and find extensions to customize your store. From marketing tools to help you increase conversion to shipping and fulfillment tools to help run your business more smoothly, Magento Connect has great extensions to help you optimize your store.
There is no doubt that Magento is a serious e-commerce platform for store owners. It offers powerful reporting features, handles complex discounting and vouchers and can be integrated into other systems such as stock control and accounting. Beyond that it is extremely customizable. Much of this customization can be done via the admin interface which is generally easy to use. Magento is geared a bit more towards larger e-commerce sites, but can be used by anyone for a great experience and in turn, a fantastic looking site that will bring many sales to your shopping cart.