Protect Magento search security from malicious scanning


by Danila Vershinin, July 20, 2016

Tighten up Magento 1.x search security using a few lines of Nginx configuration.

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Magento 2 Nginx Config for SSL termination & Varnish


by Danila Vershinin, July 15, 2016

This configuration fixes some errors in Nginx configuration for Varnish that is shipped by Magento 2 team. To use it, place the file into /etc/nginx/sites-available/ and make sure to replace example.com with your own store domain. Take note of suggestions specified as comments in the file and make appropriate action.

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Redis Configuration for Magento 1.9.x


by Danila Vershinin, July 10, 2016

Easily configure Redis cache for session storage and general cache storage with Magento 1.9.x

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Magento 1.9 Performance Checklist


by Danila Vershinin, July 1, 2016

Magento 1.9 performance checklist describes all the steps you need to take for a fast and well maintained Magento store.

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Magento Multistore Apache: SetEnvIf doesn’t work as expected (prepends REDIRECT_)


by Danila Vershinin,

Solution to problem setting up multiple Magento stores using .htaccess

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Magento WordPress Multisite Nginx Integration by Fishpig


by Danila Vershinin, June 23, 2016

Boost your multiple store Magento shop SEO by adding Wordpress blogs to it and integrate these nicely

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Magento 1.x backup script


by Danila Vershinin, February 28, 2016

Simple bash script to make backups of Magento 1 store

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Magento 2 Performance Checklist


by Danila Vershinin, February 27, 2016

Basic requirements to have excellent Magento 2 performance: PHP 7, Varnish and Percona MySQL

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Magento 1.x cron jobs setup


by Danila Vershinin,

Magento cron jobs Make sure to setup Magento cron jobs properly: */2 * * * * /bin/sh /var/www/html/cron.sh cron.php -m=default */2 * * * * /bin/sh /var/www/html/cron.sh cron.php -m=always Add the lines above to the crontab of the user that is running your Magento site. It is important to run Magento cron jobs via cron.sh […]

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