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Fairy Forest – Fairy Gifts

This week Fairy Forest began its life. Fairy Forest stocks Fairy Themed Gifts for special princesses – Enjoy!

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Lag and delay issues with Cloudflare?

As previously posted I have been using Cloudflare on our Filled Party Bags store for a while. However, recently the site which was cloudflared experienced long delays (up to 30 seconds)! Stragely this did not seem to affect the origin … Continue reading

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Party Bags, Barclays PingIt and BigCommerce

Just been investigating Barclays PingIt and to be honest am knocked out by the ease of use. As a result I reckoned it was something we wanted to offer at our Website which sells childrens party bags and Party Bag … Continue reading

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Bigcommerce Social Shop and Olark

As mentioned previously, I recently installed a livechat function on our Kids Party bags site using olark and bigcommerce. This works great however it looks very wierd in our social shop in facebook, as a result I ended up modifying … Continue reading

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livechat with olark and Bigcommerce

I recently installed a livechat function on our Kids Party bags site using olark and bigcommerce. love it!      

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Separate subdomains with cloudflare and bigcommerce

One common technique that I have used in the past is using separate usbdomains for hosting larger static files. I recently ended up diong this with BigCommerce and Cloudflare to avoid pulling large content thru bigcommerce. I did this recently … Continue reading

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Integrating Big Commerce with WordPress

Just had a first look at Big Commerce API for accessing products. This seems quite cool and appears to be a plain old xml API, I first came across this when I looked for a way of embedding products from … Continue reading

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Google Apps

Just used Google Apps for the first time to get “real” email addresses for http://www.partybagkids.co.uk/ Very Cool

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The infamous BigCommerce H1 Tag issue – revisited

Using BigCommerce for Party bag Kids UK is great however there is one element which niggles me and others – namely the H1 issue that is dicussed here. Basically BigCommerce generates nice H1 tags unless you have a image logo … Continue reading

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301 or 302 for www/non-www in BigCommerce

BigCommerce redirects a non www. domain such as partybagkids.co.uk to the www version (www.partybagkids.co.uk) however this is done via a 302 (tempoary redirect). According to google a 301 (perminent redirect) is what is needed. To do this CloudFlare again came … Continue reading

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