Magento Go Migration for Australian Merchants
E-Bay has announced that Magento GO will be shut down as of February 1st, 2015.
Australian merchants with Magento GO accounts have not been left in a lurch. The Magento Merchant Center provides check-lists for migrating from Magento GO to alternate eCommerce systems. If you're looking for a local web company to migrate your site, v2Media would like to offer you a migration package to Magento Community version.
Magento Community version is very similar to Magento GO, minus a few features that were bolted on to make GO exclusive. v2Media designs and develops exclusively for Magento Community version. As per the Magento Migration Check-list, v2Media can assist you with exporting and backing up your assets and data from Magento GO:-
- Catalogue Data
- Customer Data
- Invoice/Order Data
- All Reports
- Shopping Carts
- Search Terms
- CMS Content Pages
- Catalogue Images
- Media Storage Images
In addition to the essential data mentioned above, v2Media will also include:-
- Pages/URLs from the current site are mapped to the new site to preserve SEO rankings
- SSL Certificate migration
- *GO extensions ported/switched to Community compatible versions
Your new Magento site will also be hosted on a dedicated server in Australia, so you and your customers should appreciate the speed gains of a locally hosted web site.
If you are interested in knowing more about our Magento Migration service, feel free to call for free consultation.