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Mastering Magento by Bret Williams

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Summary

The Magento CMS provides you with the capability to customize your store without directly altering the XML and HTML files of your theme. You can build productive pages, static blocks, and widgets, adding increased functionality and buyer conveniences.

That being said, we should never shy away from rolling up our sleeves and diving into the actual theme files. By combining both disciplines, you have greatly elevated Magento's potential to meet your retailing needs.

In this chapter, we:

  • Learned about Magento's CMS functionality
  • Saw how to create and customize pages
  • Explored the creation of static blocks
  • Reviewed the many widgets available for your use

Now that our Store has products and content, it's time to let the world know that your store exists ...

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