Should I upgrade to Magento 1 to Magento 2?
This question is often Googled! If you have magento 1 based eCommerce website, and planning to upgrade it. You should go through this Article once.
How to make a good decision on when to move to new platform? We try to conclude it from few common questions. Mageto2 is a very good platform for an eCommerce store. Is it worth to upgrade for your online business?
There is more than 2,50,000+ website runs on Magento1. As per builtwith statistics, 28% of e-commerce websites in the world are powered by Magento. Magento continues to increase its demand. After launching Magento2, It is again in the race.
Do you really need to migrate to Magento 2?
- Your website is performing well and you've applied all the security patches which were released by Magento, You're certainly safe.
- Now, If you've not customized anything in Magento, Migration process probably easy for you. Magento 2 provides data migration steps which makes it easy to move it to a newer version.
- It is always a painful process to migrate customized code from older version to newer version. Yes, There is a migration tool but all extensions installed on your website must be compatible with Magento 2. Theme & Code customization will not transferable.
Another question, Is it worth to Migrate?
Yes, Magento 2 is much better than Magento 1 and future will be Magento2. They will support older versions but for several years. It is wise decision to move to Mangeto2.
Is It Right time?
If you have an action plan for future enhancement, It is the right time to think of it. Magento 2 may bring new opportunity for merchants and solution partner.