Adam McCombs, Robert Banh, "The Definitive Guide to Magento"
2009 | ISBN-10: 1430272295 | 328 pages | PDF | 4.89 MB
This book takes a comprehensive look at Magento, a robust and flexible e-commerce platform built on the Zend framework. With over 750,000 downloads, Magento is the fastest growing open source e-commerce solution. This book walks you through all of the steps necessary to build a fully functional Magento-based web site. It also includes information on managing products, customers, and orders. This book is directed at web site designers and developers, but will also be extremely useful for business owners who have web sites built on the Magento platform.
Introduces you to Magento, the fastest-growing open source e-commerce platform
Demonstrates how to configure and use Magento
Covers how to customize Magento and develop extensions for the Magento platform
What you’ll learn
How to install and set up a Magento based e-commerce web site
How to effectively manage products, customers, and orders
How to sell products through Magento
How to design a custom Magento web site
How to add content to your Magento web site
How to create your own Magento extensions