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“Heartbleed” OpenSSL Security Bug and How It Impacts Your Miva Merchant Store

Posted by zdumlao to on April 10th, 2014

Earlier this week a critical security bug was discovered in Open SSL which is the foundational layer encrypting about three quarters of web traffic across the internet. This bug allows an attacker to read in data stored in memory which could include sensitive data such as passwords or credit card data and the keys used to encrypt and decrypt secure communications.


The Internet Experience Revolution:  25 Years of the World Wide Web

Posted by jtolman to Optimization & TestingEcommerce News on April 9th, 2014

This year we are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the creation of the World Wide Web.  Looking back on how the Internet has changed our lives and businesses so drastically, it reminds us how important it is to prepare for the future.  This leads us to the question:  What does the future hold for online business?


Made with Miva: Coolest Shoes in California

Posted by jtolman to Made With Miva Merchant (Store Spotlight) on April 3rd, 2014

Coolest Shoes in California has a new online Miva store, which is growing rapidly, so we thought it would be interesting to find out the secret to success for this husband-and-wife venture.  Founders, Bill and Christine Davis kindly sat down to let us know what they’ve used to grow and sustain their business.


Facebook Image Sizes: A Cheat Sheet for Businesses

Posted by jtolman to Marketing Tips on March 31st, 2014

The way the images fit the allotted dimensions on Facebook will affect the quality of the photos, so it is important to make sure you have the right size for each feature.  This infographic by Jon Loomer will help you to make sure all of your image dimensions are perfectly sized in order to create the maximum amount of engagement with your fans.


Webinar: Discover the Benefits and Challenges of International Shipping

Posted by jtolman to Partner Updates on March 28th, 2014

The world of ecommerce opens up small businesses to the opportunity of conducting a successful international business.  When you put your business online, a significant portion of your customers could be from overseas, which can really help a business take off.  But for many online retailers, all the rules and regulations of shipping internationally can be quite daunting.  Luckily, our partners at Bongo International have answered some of your questions in our recent webinar.


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