Category Archives: Numinix News

Introducing Wal-Mart’s New E-Commerce Venture: ‘Store No 8’

Wal-Mart have announced plans to launch a new venture, ‘Store No. 8’, which will operate as a Silicon Valley incubator, housing startups wholly owned by Wal-Mart but run independently. This is part of Wal-Mart’s e-commerce strategy under the new leadership of Jet.com owner, Marc Lore, whose e-commerce store Wal-Mart recently purchased. Other e-commerce stores recently […]

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Start the new year with a free design audit from Numinix

As our way of saying thanks, Numinix is offering a free design audit to new or existing clients who are considering a website redesign in the next 12 months. Our complimentary two-hour design audit will identify issues in your current design for branding, layout, usability, and user experience. We will then recommend improvements to help increase the […]

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PHPMailer security bug affects various versions of Zen Cart

PHP is an open-source scripting language embedded into website HTML, and PHPMailer is a popular component for handling tasks such as email submission and registration forms. Recently, the PHPMailer project received reports of a security bug, which could endanger Zen Cart sites using previous versions* of PHPMailer. The bug is suspected to allow malicious users […]

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Instagram changes could benefit e-commerce businesses

Instagram famously makes it difficult for users to include links to external websites on posts, which is why they are currently working on an e-commerce initiative. Typically, brands have to include ‘check link in bio’ in their photo’s caption, and although advertisers using Instagram have the option to include a ‘buy button’, clicking on this […]

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