Tag Archives: layouts

Magento 2 Containers and Blocks

Magento 2 has introduced containers in addition to blocks in layout files. This post is a bit of background of why, with an invitation to share your perspective. Background In case you are not familiar with the Magento 2 page layout engine, here is a quick summary. This is very similar to Magento 1, but there […]

HTTP Request Processing in Magento

I was trying to understand how all the various Magento internal developer concepts fit together, from the perspective of responding to a HTTP request to the web server.  I wrote this up to make sure I understood the concepts. Let me know if I got anything wrong! I am sharing in case useful to anyone […]