The Definitive Guide to Magento

The Definitive Guide to Magento

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This book takes a comprehensive look at Magento, a robust and flexible e-commerce platform built on the Zend framework. With more than 750,000 downloads, Magento is the fastest growing open source e-commerce solution. This book walks you through all of the steps necessary to build a fully functional Magento-based web site. It also includes information on managing products, customers, and orders. This book is directed at web site designers and developers, but will also be extremely useful for business owners who have web sites built on the Magento platform.

Introduces you to Magento, the fastest-growing open-source e-commerce platform
Demonstrates how to configure and use Magento
Covers how to customize Magento and develop extensions for the Magento platform
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Product details

  • Paperback | 328 pages
  • 178 x 254 x 20.32mm | 615g
  • APress
  • Berlin, Germany
  • English
  • 1st ed.
  • 328 p.
  • 1430272295
  • 9781430272298
  • 670,784

Table of contents

Introduction to Magento
Installing Magento
The Public Interface Walk-through
The Administration Interface Walk-through
Working with Products
Working with Customers
Working with Orders
Configuring Magento
Customizing Magento's Appearance
Magento Extensions
Application Programming Interface (API)
Tips and Tricks
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About Adam McCombs

Adam McCombs is a website designer and a front end developer with more than seven years of experience. He specializes in adapting open source frameworks such as Magento, Wordpress, Joomla!, and Drupal into functional custom website solutions for clients of small and medium-sized businesses. His work and blog can be found at
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