This is a demo store. Any orders placed through this store will not be honored or fulfilled.
Every file in Acumen has a custom DocBlock with package information to easily distinguish file versions.
Magento core updates are properly written in the
/app/code/local directory to prevent code overwriting.
Customized Magento code is always commented for easy reference and fast comparison to original code.
Acumen has been used in dozens of languages like German, Spanish, French, Dutch, Italian, Greek, and more.
Acumen implements Magento's translation method on every text snippet and in every frontend template.
The store's tone was rewritten for clarity and brevity to improve the customer's experience.
The doctype of the modern web powers Acumen. It's simpler, future-proof, and validates.
Gradients, animations, and rounded corners that previously required complex workarounds are supported by modern browsers.
Terse, semantic markup improves maintainability, but also boosts SEO rank by helping search engines understand your content.
Magento could use a diet. Acumen slims everything to the semantic essentials:
Compare Magento to Acumen and see for yourself, this is the tip of the iceberg:
<button type="button" title="<?php echo $this->__('Add to Cart') ?>" class="button btn-cart" onclick="setLocation('<?php echo $this->getAddToCartUrl($_product) ?>')"> <span> <span> <?php echo $this->__('Add to Cart') ?> </span> </span> </button>
<a class="faux-button" href="<?php echo $this->getAddToCartUrl($_product) ?>"> <?php echo $this->__('Add To Cart') ?> </a>
jQuery runs in compatibility mode within a special wrapper to maintain normal syntax for plugin initialization. Prototype operates within Magento as usual.
A three-layered override for page titles gives control even in modules without