Archive for July, 2009

Miva Merchant Quick Tip: Some Handy Conditionals

Miva Merchant users and developers frequently post on the Miva Merchant User Forums looking for guidance with some commonly desired conditionals to control the display of content on their ecommerce sites. Below is a list of some of the more common requests, gathered together in one handy spot. Who knows, you may even see something […]

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IE6 Select Z-Index Bug: A Workaround

I’ve been using this flexible and easy to configure dhtml popup script on a client’s site for some time now, with great results. Today, however, I was setting up a new sale promotion on a page where the popup was to appear over top of a select dropdown. A quick preview in IE6 revealed the […]

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Miva Merchant Quick Tip: What to Do When Your Payment Gateway Fails

A fire at the Authorize.net data center has caused massive disruptions in payment processing for ecommerce sites across the country today. Fortunately for Miva Merchant store owners, having your gateway go down doesn’t have to mean that you stop taking orders. By switching your payment method to Credit Card Payment with Simple Validation, you can […]

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Blog i360 – A Developer’s Review

I recently had the opportunity to work with a client to revamp an existing site and design she was unhappy with. My client had heard good things about Blog i360, and had her heart set on using it to build her new site. I hadn’t heard of Blog i360, so I did some looking around […]

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