Creating a plugin in Magento 2

Magento plugins are a great way of changing the functionality of a particular method. It can be used to intercept and modify incoming data, modify the return data, or simply prevent execution of the method in favour of your plugin. Plugins can intercept a method before, after or around its execution. For more information, see… Read More »

Install a language pack in Magento 2

This is a complete guide on how to install a language pack in Magento 2. There are two ways to install a language pack: Installation through composer Download zip file A language pack is technically a Magento component, so we need to install it as such. A language pack consists of: registration.php language.xml translation files… Read More »

Running a redis instance on docker

Redis is a fast, in-memory data structure store which can be used as a cache for your applications. It supports various data structures such as hashes, sets, bitmaps etc. Here’s how to launch a complete redis instance on docker, which can then serve your other applications. Start by launching a redis server: docker run –name… Read More »