Learn how Magento 1 works and how to manage it via easy and advanced techniques. Magento continues to be a top choice for eCommerce solutions in small and large businesses, and many systems are still running on Magento 1.x. This book is specifically designed for these versions.
Aimed at entrepreneurs, more » marketers, and other experts interested in eCommerce,Magento 1 DIYshows you how to set up and configure Magento 1 for your own project.
You will also learn how to use extensions, templates and enterprise features guided by easy-to-understand, real-world examples.
What You Will Learn:
* Set up, configure, use templates, designs and extensions
* Optimize security and performance
* Integrate with PIM, ERP, CRM, and other enterprise systems
Who This Book Is For:
Anyone who wants to learn the basics of all aspects of Magento. You do not need any previous experience with Magento. « less
Magento is a feature-rich, professional, open source e-commerce application that offers merchants complete flexibility and control over the look, content, and functionality of their online store. You may have the most attractive Magento store on the Internet with the most competitive prices, but without more » visitors, you'll struggle to make significant sales. By increasing your website traffic through SEO and implementing a few simple conversion rate optimization techniques, it's possible to see a dramatic growth in revenue through your website.
Starting with the basics, Magento Search Engine Optimization is a comprehensive guide on how to better optimize your Magento store for search engines such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo. This book will show you how to maximize Search Engine Optimization for your shop website as well as how to implement and incorporate SEO-enhancing techniques and features, layering them progressively into your Magento shop site. « less
Leverage the power of Magento to speed up your website
In the open source, e-commerce platform community, Magento has established itself as the most popular e-commerce platform in the market. It is supported by a very strong developer community and it fits most merchants' needs. Despite this leadership, Magento has a major problem; it is very slow. To serve more » customers in a more efficient way, we need a tool that can optimize our sites' performance. Even if the tool is able to boost the speed of the site to some extent, it can still be a very crucial factor when there are so many competing websites on the market.
This book will start by providing a list of trustee companies to host a Magento website with high traffic. Also, we will discuss the required configurations in terms of amount of RAM, CPU, and HDD. « less
Create responsive Magento themes using Bootstrap, the most widely used frontend framework
This book explores Magento theme design, from basic theme structures to an advanced options panel, and provides you with the advanced knowledge that you need on the frontend of this great CMS.
The book starts with an overview of best practices for Magento theming and explores the field of theme development, more » starting from the home page all the way through to mobile optimization, analyzing advanced Magento applications such as widgets and modules. You will learn how to change the look and feel of the Magento backend to adapt it to your company's brand identity. The book will also take a look at adding functionalities such as lightbox effects on the product details page and awesome CSS3 animations on the products grid. « less
Understand Magento extensions, and build your own from scratch!
Modules, are a group of php and xml files meant to extend the system with new functionality, or override core system behavior. Most of the base Magento system is built using the module system, so you can see why they are an important feature for this rich open-source e-commerce solutions. This book explores more » key module development techniques and teaches you to modify, understand and structure your modules making it easy for you to get a strong foundation for clean and unobtrusive Magento module development.
Getting Started with Magento Extension Development is a practical, hands-on guide to building Magento modules from scratch. This book provides an in depth introduction and helps you discover features such as; blocks, controllers, models, configuration files, and other crucial elements which contribute to the Magento architecture. « less
Get started with the flexible and powerful e-commerce framework, Magento
Magento has completely reshaped the face of e-commerce since its launch in 2008. Its revolutionary focus on object oriented and EAV design patterns has allowed it to become the preferred tool for developers and retailers alike.
Magento PHP Developer's Guide is a complete reference to Magento, allowing more » developers to understand its fundamental concepts, and get them developing and testing Magento code.
The book starts by building the reader's knowledge of Magento, providing them with the information, techniques, and tools that they require to start their first Magento development. « less
Learn how to create a fully featured, attractive online store with the most powerful open source solution for e-commerce
Magento is one of the most powerful, flexible, and customizable e-commerce systems. It offers you the ability to create and manage a profitable online store. As your online store grows, you can be sure that this robust e-commerce system can handle your needs. However, getting started with Magento can more » be difficult without the right guidance.
Magento Beginner's Guide - 2nd Edition provides guidance in the form of a step-by-step approach to building a simple, effective online store. The book covers the key features of Magento that will help you get your store up and running. It guides you through installation, configuration, populating your store with products, accepting payments, maintaining relationships with your customers, and fulfilling orders. « less
Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results. Style and theme your Magento Mobile Application interface. Configure Product categories and add static content for mobile. Prepare and publish your Magento mobile application targeting iPhone / iPad and Android more » platforms. « less
Install and configure Magento 1.4 and learn the fundamental principles behind Magento themes. Customize the appearance of your Magento 1.4 e-commerce store with Magento's powerful theming engine by changing Magento templates, skin files and layout files. Change the basics of your Magento theme from the more » logo of your store to the color scheme of your theme. Integrate popular social media aspects such as Twitter and Facebook into your Magento store. « less
Extend your Magento store to the optimum level by developing modules and widgets
Magento is the fastest growing PHP-based e-commerce solution based on the Zend Framework. It is a robust CMS that provides developers the ability to enrich their store with extra functionalities using custom modules. Developing a Magento store to get the desired look and feel is not as easy as you might more » believe and may take hours due to the wealth of features available for you to use.
Magento 1.4 Development Cookbook provides unparalleled guidelines to develop a much faster and more captivating Magento store by writing powerful custom modules. The book covers everything from common development tasks to integrating social networking plugins into Magento. « less