How to import or migrate CS-Cart products into Volusion.

In this article we will cover the quick and east way to import or migrate your CS-Cart products into Volusion eCommerce system.

Importing CS-Cart products into Volusion

First, you will need to export all of your CS Cart products with all of the fields your product requires.

This includes:

  • features
  • options
  • extra images
  • detail and thumbnail image paths

Map those products to Volusion products and import. It is assumed that you have already set up options/attributes and features in your new Volusion catalog so you can map the data in a one-to-one fashion.…

Case Study: HIPAA Web Development: Delta Dental – CAKEPHP

Enterprise myDentalScore

myDentalScore (mDS) is an online risk assessment tool that a user can use to generate oral disease risk and health scores based on information they know about themselves. It is designed to help patients understand their need for professional care and to raise their “dental IQ” so they will be more receptive to improving oral health. After completing the assessment, patients are encouraged to print out their report and share it with their dentist.

The Problem:

Our client wanted a way to manage all mDS sites in a central location for better control, easier management, lower maintenance and enhanced security.…

What is Configuration Management in Software Development?

What is Configuration Management?

Configuration management (CM) is a systems engineering process for establishing and maintaining consistency of a product’s performance, functional, and physical attributes with its requirements, design, and operational information throughout its life.

Configuration Management Process – where does it fit?

Configuration management fits within an organizational hierarchy and connects the entire business life cycle, not just Software Development and Delivery.  

 What problems do Configuration Management solutions solve?

  • Problems with standardization. (Check & report on configurations & issues across an enterprise.

How to redirect all urls and traffic from one domain to another using .htaccess.

Global Redirect of all urls from one domain to another in .htaccess

Often we find ourselves needing to redirect all traffic from one domain, no matter what page is hit, to a completely different domain.


Would all need to redirect to:

To do this, you can add the following to your .htaccess file:

<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^$ [OR]
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^$
RewriteRule (.*)$$1 [R=301,L]

If processed correctly, you should now have a global direct from one domain to the other now in place.…

11 reasons why your Shopify store is failing and how to fix it.

Over the past 20 years as a Web Development Agency we have built, managed or otherwise supported hundreds of eCommerce websites. These range from small “Mom & Pop” shops to clients featured on Shark Tank doing millions of dollars in sales per month.

This also means we have had a ringside seat to a number of bad ideas, some of which can easily be fixed with minimal effort.

Shopify is a great platform. It is suitable for small businesses and enterprise customers alike.…

Las Vegas Shopify Design & Customization Services

FDG Web serves a number of different clients in the Las Vegas, Nevada area. Here is a small sample of some consulting and development projects we have completed.

Shopify Fosdick IntegrationProject Spotlight: Shopify Integration – Bella J., Las Vegas, NV

We assisted this lifestyle beauty / gift brand, prior to their acquisition by Almar, by integrating their Shopify website with their fulfillment center (Fosdick). We used a pass-through domain using the Shopify API to push and retrieve orders from both systems and dynamically fill in details for shipping alerts and other customer touchpoints.…

How to update Header in WordPress

To update the Header in WordPress you simply hover over the image you want to change and hit the “x”:

Then, select “Add image” and choose your new image. You can also edit the Title.

Note: Images should be 1800 x 440 or 1800 x 240.…

How to Update Rotator in WordPress

To update the Rotator in WordPress you simply hover over the image you want to change and hit the “x”:

Then, select “Add image” and choose your new image:

Note: images should be 1800 x 650 or 1800 x 480.…