Chapter 3. Products and Categories
With a basic structure to our framework in place, we can now start to think about the e-commerce aspects to it. In this chapter you will learn:
- How to structure content within the framework, including:
- Page structure
- Product structure
- Categories structure
- How to access and display products and categories with models and controllers
- How to design views to interact with our framework
As we discussed in Chapter 1, PHP e-commerce, Juniper Theatricals requires a framework to power their website as well as the e-commerce features, so page management is a must.
What we need
Before we start building products and categories into our framework, let's think about what information we need, both to display to our customers and for ...