The Difference Between Responsive and Mobile Themes

March 21, 2017 / Posted in Magento, Magento 2 by Sergey Samets
The Difference Between Responsive and Mobile Themes

Introduction

Any modern website should be well adapted for all sorts of devices, such as PCs, tablets or mobile phones. Following this approach, we have to choose one of the following methods when developing our website – either to apply a responsive or a mobile theme. To understand, what the differences between them are, let’s consider each theme in more details below. (more…)

Override a Layout in Magento 2

November 3, 2016 / Posted in Magento, Magento 2 by Sergey Samets
Override a Layout in Magento 2

In this article I am going to explain what is a layout overriding and what is a basic difference from layout extending. So at first let’s figure out what is a layout in Magento. The structure of all pages is described in layout file. Basically, layout is a XML file, where page elements arrangement is assigned with a help of instructions and declarations. Here we are talking about containers (for example header, footer) and blocks ( for example search in header, newsletter in footer). (more…)

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