Mastering Magento: Learning Magento Made Easy
Being one of the most popular platforms of e-comerce in the world, Magento, is both complex and amazingly powerful. It is one of the major platforms of the modern era, used for advanced web designing, mainly for e-commerce purposes. This task of learning Magento is made easy by the recently launched book titled ‘Mastering Magento’ by Bret Williams. The book deals with three basic points. Firstly, it deals with how to customize Magento store for the maximum performance. Secondly, this book helps you to exploit the little known techniques for tuning and extending your installation of Magento, and lastly a detailed step by step guide for better, faster and more productive running of your store is also provided.
This book targets all kinds of designers, developers and store owners. It is a perfect guide or companion for both experienced and beginners. This book stands out in its field because store owners, designers and developers will have equal and better understanding of how Magento works, how its immense power can be used and how to create online stores which will help you in selling products. This book deals with the installation of Magento with the help of the latest and most advanced techniques so that your store gets the maximum successful. Although this book mainly focuses on the community version of Magento, it also covers every details regarding creations and managing of multiple stores of Magento. This in turn helps in fine tuning of Magento for the desired performance and speed. Also tutorials regarding management of categories, design themes, extensions etc are made available here. With the help of real world examples like personal insights and screenshots, this book helps you in learning and truly mastering Magento.
The list of topics to be learnt from this book includes creation of solid plans for your Magento store, gaining a better knowledge regarding Magento’s capability of managing multiple stores and websites in a single installation and learning about localization of Magento for multiple currencies and languages. This book also deals with simple techniques for obtaining greater performance and speed for your store by using Magento. By reading this book you can also gain knowledge about purchasing the search engine optimization features of Magento for the better search rankings of your site, thus foregoing the need of hiring an additional SEO professional. In addition to these, the Magento tutorial is completed by the inclusion of a complete configuration manual guiding the launch of a new Magento store.