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Getting Started with Magento

Video Description

Packt video courses are designed to cover the breadth of the topic in short, hands-on, task-based videos. Each course is divided into short manageable sections, so you can watch the whole thing or jump to the bit you need. The focus is on practical instructions and screencasts showing you how to get the job done. It's structured and paced for beginners and covers the essentials they need to get started. Beginning with the very basics of installation, this course covers everything necessary to set up a basic store, with flexible functionality. If you are interested in selling products online with the largest eCommerce platform in the world, this course is ideal for you. An understanding of HTML will come in handy for modifying content, but isn't absolutely necessary.

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1: Installation and Setup
    1. Series Overview 00:03:19
    2. Creating the Database & Installing the Sample Data 00:03:12
    3. Setting File Permissions 00:03:01
    4. Installing Magento 00:04:23
    5. Post-Installation Configuration 00:06:25
  2. Chapter 2: Setting Up Your Store
    1. Admin Panel Introduction 00:01:42
    2. Overview of Dashboard, Sales, and Customers 00:07:36
    3. Overview of Promotions, Newsletter, CMS, and System 00:08:27
    4. Configuration Menu 00:10:29
    5. Creating Users and Roles 00:03:11
    6. Changing Your Theme 00:02:39
  3. Chapter 3: Attributes and Categories
    1. Creating Categories 00:02:51
    2. Modifying Categories and the Category Tree 00:06:07
    3. Introduction to Attributes and Attribute Sets 00:03:49
    4. Creating an Attribute 00:05:21
    5. Creating Attribute Sets 00:03:25
  4. Chapter 4: Creating Products
    1. How to Create a Simple Product 00:10:06
    2. Custom Product Options 00:05:53
    3. Creating a Configurable Product 00:07:22
    4. Grouped Product 00:03:25
    5. Virtual Products 00:03:23
    6. Bundle Products 00:05:22
    7. Downloadable Products 00:05:18
    8. Troubleshooting 00:02:42
  5. Chapter 5: Customizing Your Store
    1. Adding CMS Pages 00:05:06
    2. Creating Static Blocks 00:04:36
    3. Using Widgets 00:05:13
    4. Adding Polls 00:02:59
    5. Changing Page Layouts 00:01:57
    6. Modifying Store e-mails 00:03:34
  6. Chapter 6: Shipping, Tax, and Accepting Payment
    1. Setting Up Tax 00:04:31
    2. Shipping Methods Overview 00:04:03
    3. Table Rate Shipping 00:04:23
    4. UPS Shipping 00:03:26
    5. USPS 00:01:55
    6. Introduction to Payment Methods 00:02:39
    7. Setting Up PayPal Express 00:04:14
  7. Chapter 7: The Order Process
    1. Placing an Order 00:03:22
    2. When an Order Has Been Placed 00:01:58
    3. Managing Orders in the Backend 00:03:37
    4. Modifying an Order 00:03:09
    5. Creating an Invoice 00:02:51
    6. Shipping an Order/Completing the Process 00:03:39
  8. Chapter 8: Managing Your Store
    1. Managing Customers and Customer Lists 00:04:55
    2. Managing Search 00:07:18
    3. Managing Ratings 00:02:23
    4. Managing Reviews 00:03:17
    5. Managing Tags 00:04:41