Partner Agency: PrestaRock

2018-05-23T00:49:58+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|

Today we are proud to announce that we have a new partner agency joining the thirty bees partner program. PrestaRock has decided to support thirty bees and open source by joining us as a certified partner agency. About PrestaRock PrestaRock has worked in e-commerce for over 9 years, making them one of the most experienced companies working with the PrestaShop and thirty bees core. They are based out of Lithuania in the EU, where they are lead by Ričardas Šmaižys, their director. I actually remember Richard from the PrestaShop forums, he was active around the same time I was active on the [...]

thirty bees partners with Linuxweb

2017-11-30T00:47:45+00:00 November 30th, 2017|

We are proud to announce that we have partnered with Linuxweb for hosting in Africa. They bring to the table years of experience in managing linux systems and hosting web sites all around the African continent. The owner of Linuxweb Selwyn Orren is also an active member in the thirty bees community, which makes this partnership even better. There were a few big deciding factors in us partnering with Linuxweb, one of the primary ones is that the owner is active in our community. Selwyn has made several commits to the blog module to fix issues and add more features to [...]

thirty bees partners with Jolt

2017-10-05T07:46:47+00:00 October 5th, 2017|

We are happy to announce that we have partnered with one of the United Kingdom's top web hosting companies Jolt. As a hosting company Jolt brings a lot to the table. They have plans ranging from simple shared hosting plans to reseller plans, and dedicated servers. Not to mention they are very affordable. Jolt has shared hosting plans starting at £2.75 a month and dedicated servers starting at £20 a month. This makes them a very affordable choice to new thirty bees sites that are just getting started.   Partnering with Jolt allows us to further implement our plan for finding [...]

thirty bees partners with NS8

2017-09-04T00:20:55+00:00 September 4th, 2017|

Fraud detection and prevention tools provide a peace of mind, while protecting your bottom line. The distraction of assessing and monitoring fraud and abuse to your online store can take away from focusing on your real customers. thirty bees is now a supported platform with NS8, which offers such a solution, in the NS8 Complete Storefront Protection application. There are many challenges in e-commerce including transaction fraud, advertising fraud and reputation issues. These are among the top three revenue killers for ecommerce businesses. NS8 Complete Storefront Protection addresses all three using behavioral analytics and real time scoring to analyze and protect [...]

thirty bees partners with Cart2Cart

2017-07-25T22:31:43+00:00 July 25th, 2017|

We have realized that if we want to grow our user base we need to have the ability to migrate merchants into thirty bees from other platforms. That is why we made the decision to partner with Cart2Cart to handle migrations from other platforms. They are the industry leader in shopping cart migrations. It was a no brainer to partner with them to grow the user base for thirty bees. What carts do they migrate? Cart2Cart has been in the e-commerce migration market longer than any other company. They have provided over 30,000 migrations since they started migrating e-commerce sites. Currently [...]

thirty bees partners with A2 Hosting

2017-07-23T23:32:46+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|

We are proud to announce that we have partnered with A2 hosting as our North American hosting partner. If you are not familiar with A2 Hosting, they are one of the best optimized hosting services in the world. They have data center locations in The United States, Netherlands, and Singapore, making them a great choice to partner with. At the same time they offer parallel managed hosting support.   One of the biggest deciding factors to go with A2 Hosting is that we realize a lot of thirty bees shops are already hosted with them. This great for our existing users [...]

Announcing Partner Programs

2017-07-10T00:08:49+00:00 July 10th, 2017|

We are happy to announce that we are moving ahead with both Agency Partner and Developer Partner programs. We have had a lot of interest over the last few months, but we held off to get our infrastructure in place where we could better serve our partners. Now we are ready to start accepting partners and building an even better relationship with developers in our community. Certified Agencies Agency Partners are for companies with 2 to an unlimited number of developers. The agency partnership covers the whole agency as a partner. The cost for the Certified Agency partnership is $500 a [...]

thirty bees module store

2017-07-03T02:12:47+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|

We just thought we would give everyone in the community a quick update about our module store and a little bit more information about it. The work on the store is progressing along quite nicely and we are going to be able to launch the store soon. We have planned on launching the store in two phases, so we can Q&A check and also check for any kind of bugs. Phase one The first phase of the launch is going to be free modules only. This way we can get feedback from both the community and the module developers as to [...]

Setting up REDIS caching on Cloudways

2017-06-11T23:50:46+00:00 June 11th, 2017|

If you are running thirty bees on CloudWays you are already getting off to a great start. But if you need even more performance, there is something you can do to get more. One of the main things we considered with thirty bees is performance. Other platforms have shifted to frameworks that can slow your site down, while we have focused on leaning the platform out for speed. What is REDIS? In short REDIS is a caching structure that works with databases. OPcache workers with code, keeping it in memory and REDIS does the samething, except for databases. When you are hosting [...]

thirty bees partners with CloudSwipe

2017-06-04T22:11:58+00:00 June 4th, 2017|

Payment security should be one of the most important aspects of e-commerce sites. If your site starts leaking credit card numbers, processors can often times charge you for each credit card number that was leaked. This can get expensive very quickly. At the same time keeping up with PCI compliance can be expensive as well since some packages are patched on a weekly basis. That is why we have decided to partner with CloudSwipe to bring easier PCI compliance to our merchants. Along with bringing easier PCI compliance, they also broaden the number of payment gateways that work with thirty bees [...]