Chapter 6. Write Magento 2.0 Extensions – a Great Place to Go
In the previous chapter, we created a custom Magento 2.0 theme called CompStore. However, what do you think about extending our Magento expertise by creating our own extension? In this chapter, we will create a new extension called TweetsAbout, add a brand new functionality in our theme, learn the main concepts of Magento extension development, and take a look at how the extension packaging process works.
The following topics will be covered in this chapter:
- Magento development overview
- The Zend framework basics
- The Magento 2.0 extension structure
- The Twitter REST API
- Twitter OAuth
- Magento extension project – TweetsAbout
Magento development overview
Magento is an MVC-based application divided ...