Welcome to Drupal e-Commerce! During the course of this book we are going to look at how to use a content management system in particular Drupal as well as its e-Commerce module to set up and manage an online shop. We will install the software, have a look at its features, plan our shop, create our shop, look at customer management, create a design for our shop, and cover security, taxes, shipping, and even marketing our business.
In this chapter, you will learn:
What a Content Management System is, and What’s Drupal
What e-commerce is and what it can do for us
What Drupal e-Commerce is, and why it is better than a regular online shopping cart system
How to install Drupal, perform some basic configurations, and ...