Tag: Storefront UI

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| General | July 2, 2020
The most optimized Vue Storefront 1.x so far

Vue Storefront 1.12 has just landed! The leading topics for the latest major release of VSF1.x were: performance, an additional Storefront UI based theme, and a new CLI interface.  During the 9 months from the last stable release, we’ve included more than 50 new improvements and a lot of optimizations and stabilization fixes. The major […]

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| General | May 25, 2020
Shopware PWA is about to speed up the design of your eCommerce business. We’ve checked how it works

Shopware PWA, even though it doesn’t impose any limits when it comes to customization for enterprises, was also conceived as the "shortcut" to the eCommerce industry dedicated to local businesses. All that said, we couldn't forget about the UX while developing the product. How did we reconcile the seemingly opposing assumptions of flexibility and ease […]

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| Community, General | March 31, 2020
Maya Shavin: Accessibility issues have been neglected for years and Storefront UI can cover this gap

You are a senior frontend developer very engaged in UX-related topics, but your experience is not limited to frontend. What was your career path? Maya Shavin: I am not originally from a technical background. I have a degree in Economics and, when I moved to Israel, I started to study jewelry design. However, I always […]

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| Technical | March 13, 2020
How Storefront UI solves website accessibility issues with custom directives

Let’s cut to the chase… 2020 will be the year of accessible web pages. It is already required by law for federal and government websites to follow WCAG guidelines, and it is only a matter of time when accessibility becomes the next must-have, particularly in eCommerce sites where access to all people at all times […]

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| Community | March 5, 2020
Join us as we open up the Storefront UI for ReactJS

The idea behind Storefront UI—the first library consisting of reusable and modular components—is now extending beyond the reach of one particular framework. This means that a React integration is coming soon. Want to take part in the project? Feel free to contact us and become a contributor. The open-source spirit has always driven the development […]

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| General | February 20, 2020
Vue Storefront is not only one product, it’s an entire ecosystem. See what’s in it

With the growing popularity of Vue Storefront, we are aiming high. We’d like to become the industry standard for eCommerce frontends. This means duplicating the leadership status we’ve gained in the Magento PWA world across all other platforms, including custom backends. In order to do this, it is not enough to develop just a single […]

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| Editor's picks  | January 15, 2020
Storefront UI: Rocket fuel for Vue Storefront development

UX is gaining importance not only in terms of brand awareness but also conversion - all available data has left that issue without any doubts. Yet, for eCommerce businesses, it has been challenging to keep up with all the UX-trends without diving into time-consuming and expensive changes in the system’s architecture. Until now. Storefront UI is […]

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| News, Releases | November 25, 2019
Upcoming Vue Storefront releases and the roadmap

We have released Vue Storefront 1.11-rc2, which means that the stable version 1.11 is right around the corner, but it’s not the only news that we want to share with you! Hello! First of all, let me introduce myself because some of you probably don’t know why even I’m the author of this blog post. I’m Patryk, […]

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| Technical | November 21, 2019
Platform Agnostic Frontend — how does it work?

One of the key USPs (Unique Selling Proposition — unique feature) of Vue storefront is that it might work with any eCommerce backend platform. We do support quite many backends just outside the box: Magento1 and Magento2, Pimcore, EpiServer, Spree, OpenCart, Shopware6. … but there is a way to integrate your own, 3rd party platform as well. […]

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| Community | March 12, 2019
Designing mobile-first store themes for the fashion industry [interview]

The fashion industry has benefited from the mobile shift on an unprecedented scale — social media generates immense traffic that can be turned into user engagement and sales. Today, I speak with Sveta Havaka, eCommerce UX designer, about creating online stores for mobile commerce, taking the user-first approach and designing progressive web apps. Sveta, only a few […]