9 Magento Development Solutions for SMBs
Magento has gained a healthy reputation as the go-to platform for developers of eCommerce stores. No matter what business you’re in, its extensive features and flexibility provide all the elements needed to build a multi-channel online store with relative ease.
That said, to exploit the full benefits of the platform, you may need a little technical expertise to get your eCommerce store ready for launch. With the platform requiring you to arrange your hosting, installation, and setup, newcomers can technically be challenging tasks. But, of course, that’s before we even get into the extensive customization options that the platform offers.
Fortunately, there is plenty of help at hand.
The success of Magento has resulted in a vast community of developers and service providers, which means that there’s no shortage of solutions. However, when it comes to small and medium-sized businesses, the aim isn’t just to find a solution but to find one that fits your company’s budget. To that end, we’re going to list nine of the most cost-effective Magento development solutions on the market today to help narrow down the field a little.
So buckle up, and let’s begin.
The firm behind 2014’s Magento Most Innovative Site of the Year award, Pixafy, is an eCommerce design and development agency based in New York. Comprising a team of online retail experts who specialize in B2C and B2B eCommerce solutions, Pixafy is a full-service agency that includes design, marketing, platform engineering, UI developments, and system architecture. One of the more well-established providers on our list, Pixafy, is a listed Magento Enterprise (Gold) Solution Partner. With fees starting at $50 an hour, they are surprisingly affordable.
A one-stop shop for all your eCommerce needs, Pixafy can be contacted here.
Offering a complete Magento development service from customization and design to speed optimization and marketing, SimiCart has been in the business of creating and maintaining eCommerce stores for over a decade. With more than a thousand brands worldwide using the company, they’re one of the most trusted providers on the market.
Among the many Magento-based services they offer, SimiCart specializes in speed-optimization. With 40% of online shoppers abandoning a website if it takes more than three seconds to load, SimiCart utilizes headless PWA storefronts to give your eCommerce store the kind of online performance that modern customers expect — at a reasonably competitive price.
SimiCart fees start at $40 per hour. You can visit them here.
Founded in 2005, CueBlocks is an eCommerce agency based in India. As a Magento 2 Trained Solution Partner, the firm specializes in designing and building eCommerce stores based on Magento 2 while helping existing Magento-based stores migrate to the new platform. Their team of nearly thirty certified developers deals with everything from custom design development to third-party integrations and SEO. They will analyze every aspect of a site, from the extensions down to the very code itself. CueBlocks is an agency that prides itself on precision and detail.
CueBlocks fees range from $25-$49 per hour and are available here.
Pitching a full money-back guarantee if you’re not satisfied, MagentoGeeks has been in business since 2010 and has served over 1500 clients across the globe on over 3500 custom Magento development projects. With 125 employees covering all manner of skills, the agency provides everything from responsive design to storefronts to multilingual support. In addition, Magento Geeks clients seamlessly convert PSD designs to Magento storefronts with pixel-perfect precision among its many services.
A specialist Magento agency with a massive amount of experience, Magento Geeks’ fees range from $25-$49 per hour. You can find out more about them here.
Elsner is a popular Magento development company with offices in India, America, Australia, and Canada. Offering robust and cost-effective storefront models in Magento 1.9 and Magento 2.0, Elsner Technologies has a team of Magento certified developers with over 12 years of experience. Their Magento-specific services include customized design, real-time management of websites, shopping cart and payment integration, customizable module development, and enterprise solutions.
With over two thousand Magento projects completed, Elsner Technologies’ fees start at $25 per hour. You can get in touch with them here.
Based in the UK but with offices in Poland and Sweden, Advox is a Magento partner that has worked with the platform for over five years. With more than one hundred Magento-based projects completed and two hundred modules developed for the platform, Advox’s team of twenty developers (front and back end) are well-versed in B2B, multi-language eCommerce solution, ERP, and CRM systems. A firm heavily committed to client involvement in a project, Advox employs JIRA and Redmine management and tracking tools to ensure that a client feels like a bonafide member of the team.
Advox Studio’s fees range from $25-$49 per hour. You can learn more and contact them here.
With SoftwareWorld listing Konstant Infosolutions as one of the Top Web Design & Development Companies of 2021, the India-based Magento development agency comes with excellent references and fifteen years’ worth of experience in the business (ten of which involves Magento). A full-service agency that focuses on delivering their implementations on time and within budget, their Magento development service has designed and developed over 350 online stores. With Konstant Infosultions’ services, including Magento custom development, enterprise development, migration, and extension development, their fees start conveniently priced at $25 per hour.
You can learn more about Konstant Infosolutions here.
A full-service eCommerce agency based in Atlanta, Commerce Pundit, employs over 450 people. In its twelve-year history, it has completed more than 600 projects, of which over 250 have utilized the Magento platform. Delivering first-rate B2B and B2C eCommerce solutions, Commerce Pundit’s Magento services include responsive design, eCommerce development, migration and support, customization and integration, and store marketing.
With Commerce Pundit’s fees ranging from $25-$49 per hour, you can find out more about them here.
Magento IT Solutions
Magento IT Solutions enter our list with over 250 Magento-based eCommerce systems under their belt. With eight years of experience designing and developing eCommerce stores for a vast range of businesses, their Magento team can integrate Magento stores with ERP, CRM, and inventory management systems such as SAP, SalesForce, Microsoft Dynamic, Oracle, and Sage.
Offering a whole range of custom eCommerce solutions, Magento IT’s fees range from $25-$49 per hour, and you can contact them here.
An Affordable Solution For SMBs
There are no doubt more companies that deserve mention on this list. The nine listed here serve as a good indicator that professional Magento Web Development doesn’t need to cost a fortune. However, it's entirely feasible for a keen amateur to put together a Magento-based eCommerce store on their own. Magento's benefits can offer a business, when used to full effect, make professional development solutions more cost-effective.