Magento 2.1.0 – Why Should eCommerce Owners Migrate

Are you owning a Magento based e-commerce website? Might be you are eloping with some minor issues. Magento has come with its new 2.1.0 update. Magento 2.1.0 was released with an aim to heighten user engagement, improve conversion rates, and increase overall revenue generation and smooth navigation. The new version improvises the number of bugs and minor improvements. Magento is well known for supporting online stores around the world.

Magento 2.1.0 – Highlight Features

Content Staging and Preview

Store owners can create the wide range of updates with ease. They can also preview and schedule updates without hurling IT. Shop owners are allowed manual changes according to their desire in product categories, content, update promotions, and pricing. They can also preview these changes according to date or get a store view which ensures tremendous shopping experience. It also caters the ‘updates automate publish’ and removed as ‘per scheduled time’ which ensures greater efficiency in return.


Replacing the Solr by Elasticsearch this functionality is state of the art in search technology. Catering the easy setup, which can handle large catalogs and easily scales search volume growth. For better-delivering search results, now it supports In-built 33 languages and merchants can set ‘Stop words’ too.

PayPal Enhancements

In-context is a functionality enables features like checkout and saved credit cards. Without leaving the store owner site customers can now pay with PayPal which is because of In-context checkout which helps in increasing conversion rates. PayPal Saved credit cards feature helps the repeat customers to store their credit card details with it so while making another purchase no need to re-enter all the details by the customer while check-out.

Braintree Hosted Fields

The following feature smartly and securely collects all the profound payment information while checkout so the store owner can easily qualify for the simplest set of PCI (Payment Card Industry) compliance requirements. With the help of Braintree Store owners can have complete control over their checkout style and layout as it gathers credit card info using small and transparent iframes which replace individual payment fields. With Magento, admin can get settlement reports easily.

Improved Management Interfaces

Followed by admin panel now store owner can search faster and easier. The store owner can set up global search synonyms, create new category, product and content as well.

Improvements and Enhancements

  • To secure the payment and customer’s privacy 2.1.0 release is the security enhancement of Magento application
  • Contents of Magento var/session directory will be ignored by System upgrades
  • To run Magento CLI commands there is No need to have a composer.json
  • Upgrading Magento system software now correctly updates product version
  • A user with limited access to Magento Admin cannot run Web Setup Wizard
  • Optional sample data installation issue fixed
  • Several address-related issues associated with Checkout resolved

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