In the Community industry, there is a lot of talk about metrics — how to measure success, how to monitor the health of your Community, and how to prove ROI and business value. Knowing how and what to measure are critical components to understanding and advocating for your programs and…


In order for a customer community to be successful, it is important to understand how your community can provide value not only to the customer but to the business that you represent.

I firmly believe that community is the core of the customer experience. In a community, customers at all…


We are excited to announce our new Transactional Email templates. This launch provides a much-needed update to our existing email templates, introducing new features and options to customize the email templates with a new user interface and an API option.

Emails are an incredibly important part of the shopping experience…


In today’s quickly growing ecommerce ecosystem, the need to differentiate is more important than ever. Merchants need unique options to display their products, categories, brands, and web pages on their storefront. In order to set this up, a merchant would need to go into their Control Panel and manually select…


In 2019, BigCommerce released the Widgets API enabling developers to build integrations via REST API to the Page Builder. Since its initial release, we’ve made many updates to both Page Builder and the Widgets API — with more planned development and enhancements coming in 2021.

If you are unfamiliar with…


TL;DR

Contextual Filters allow for faceted search implementation on a BigCommerce storefront. To learn more, keep reading about the latest search updates available to BigCommerce merchants and developers.

What are Contextual Filters

Contextual filters are an enhancement to optimize how faceted search filters on categories. This feature allows developers to create a better user experience…


In honor of Women’s History Month, we are rounding up the advice and stories from tech women in ecommerce. We surveyed leaders in this space and asked them to share their advice for other women in the industry.

In Part Two of this series, we’ll introduce you to five more…


In honor of Women’s History Month, we are rounding up the advice and stories from tech women in ecommerce. We surveyed leaders in this space and asked them to share their advice for other women in the industry.

In Part One of this series, we’ll introduce you to five notable…


We recently sat down with Chris Patton, Solutions Engineer at EYStudios to talk about their 2019 BigCommerce Partner of the Year Award and what sites and solutions they are building on BigCommerce.


This release is all about fixes and polish. Some long-standing annoying little bugs are finally squashed!

Below, we’ll highlight a few of the biggest updates, but you can find detailed release notes in the CHANGELOG.md file at WordPress.org.

Fixed

Connection URL Changes
For as long as BC4WP has existed, if you…

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Senior Manager, Community & Developer Relations at BigCommerce

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