PacktLib: Magento: Beginner's Guide

Magento Beginner's Guide

Credits

About the author

About the reviewer

Preface

Introduction

The scope of this book

Time for action: Tour the demo store

Summary

Installation

System requirements

Installing Magento

Setting rights (permissions) for some of Magento's directories and files

About rights

Check

Categories and Attributes

Categories, Products, and Attributes

Putting it together

Summary

Taxes

Anatomy of a Tax Rule

Why create Tax Rules now?

Creating a Tax Rule

Summary

Adding Simple Products

Part 1: Adding the Product and assigning an Attribute Set

Part 2: The General tab

Part 3: The Prices tab

Part 4: The Meta Information tab

Part 5: The Images tab

Part 6: The Inventory tab

Part 7: The Categories tab

Covered elsewhere: Promotions

Summing up

Summary

Minimum Customization of Your Store's Appearance

Our store so far

Customize the Layered Navigation Menu

Customize the Callouts

Disabling the Newsletter or Poll

Customize the welcome message

Using new themes

Changing your store's name

Summary

Beyond Simple Products

Related Products

Grouped Products

Configurable Products

Tiered pricing

Summary

Customer Relationships

Configuring store email addresses

Configuring Contact Us

Managing customers

Summary

Accepting Payment

Checkout and Sales configuration

An overview of the online payment process for credit cards

Payment methods in detail

Summary

Configure Shipping

Decisions you must make

Configuration settings and issues

Summary

Fulfilling an Order

The lifecycle of an order

Tips for managing orders

Practicing the complete order process

Summary

Abbreviated Step-by-Step Directions

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Index