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Magento Extensions Development by Jérémie Bouchet

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Creating an extension

When you want to create an extension, the first step is to think about its goal and functionalities. Take this important time to define and draft a prototype of the main functionalities and how they will be managed by the admin. For this step, you can use some tools available on the web, such as Proto.io, Balsamiq, or Moqups; they allow you to create and share prototypes that look and work like your extension should, but without code.

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Visit http://proto.io, http://balsamiq.com, and http://moqups.com to discover these useful tools.

Another step is to look at others extensions, in order to determine whether you are writing an already existing extension, that performs the same function as yours. It doesn't matter, but if this ...

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