...or: "ifconfig" for <block> and <reference> tags in layout updates.
Magento offers great flexibility when it comes to setup, configure or design your shop. But with great flexibility often also comes great confusion. Especially when Magento's built-in interfaces are ambiguous and sometimes not easy to understand and to use.
In this blog post you'll learn what websites, store (groups) and store (views) are, how they are connected to each other and which data ist connected to those. In addition you'll find my new module "Aoe_ManageStores" that offers a much more intuitive interface for managing your shop structure.