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    Add a Widget Without Overriding a Module

    The principle way of adding a customization to an existing module is to override it by either duplicating the module and making your changes or overriding a specific file. However, there is an alternative that you can use in specific circumstances. Here you can learn about plugins, our custom Backbone rendering method and how you can use them.  Read More

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    TIL Thursday: Best Practices for Using Sass

    When working with Sass, it's important to make full use of the benefits that it provides. Unlike regular CSS, Sass enables you to use functionality commonly available in other programming languages. If you're new to Sass, you may not be aware of what they are or how to best exploit Sass's power. In order to find out what the best practices are, I had a chat with Hayley Easton, Senior Developer at NetSuite, to find out what they are.  Read More

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    TIL Thursday: NetSuite Coding Styles Explained

    Have you ever wondered why the reference SuiteCommerce Advanced modules are written the way they are? Within in any development team decisions have to be made regarding the style, conventions and standards that the team will adopt for their code. When I first started learning the SCA code, I had some questions and so I caught up with Sebastian Gurin, Senior Software Engineer at NetSuite, who is part of the team that chose the coding styles used in the SuiteCommerce Advanced code.  Read More

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    Field Set and Facet Performance Tips

    Performance is a key factor in ensuring your shoppers stayed engaged and convert browsing into purchases. One particular cause of a degradation in performance is the data returned in field sets and facets. In order to find out about how to avoid performance problems, I sat down with Pablo Zignani for a chat.  Read More