Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook

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Learn
  • Set-up and install a fully-functioning eCommerce store
  • Configure tax, shipping and orders
  • Administrate your shop day-to-day
  • Customize the look and feel of your store
About

VirtueMart is a premier eCommerce solution powered by Joomla!

In Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook you will learn how to create a full-functioning and attractive eCommerce solution with VirtueMart. You will be shown how to install and configure VirtueMart, how to set-up and run your store day-to-day as well as configure and customize the look and feel of your store. With this book by your side, you will be able to overcome as problems setting up, administrating and customizing your eCommerce store!

This book finishes with blueprint projects meaning that getting started with VirtueMart is even easier for the novice and aspiring site builder or developer. If you have always wanted to create a professional-looking store, but are worried about the complexity and difficulty involved, then this book is for you! With numerous recipes, practical tips and solutions Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook will take you through every step required to achieve eCommerce success.

Features
  • Get to grips with VirtueMart and build an attractive store powered by Joomla!
  • Increase the visibility of your store with SEO and product descriptions
  • Keep your store profitable by configuring tax, shipping and orders
Page Count 310
Course Length 9 hours 18 minutes
ISBN 9781782162087
Date Of Publication 23 Jun 2013
Introduction
Adding manufacturers and manufacturer categories
Implementing your product category structure
Adding a simple product (information tab)
Adding a simple product (description tab)
Adding a simple product (status tab)
Adding a simple product (dimensions and weight tab)
Adding a simple product (images tab)
Adding similar products
Custom fields – adding consistent global information to multiple products
Custom fields – customizing products with versions and charging different prices for them
Custom fields – show related products on the product details page
Custom fields – adding customizable product text and charging per letter
Custom fields – creating groups of custom fields
Setting the sort and search options for products and categories

Authors

John Horton

John Horton is a programming and gaming enthusiast based in the UK. He has a passion for writing apps, games, books, and blog articles. He is the founder of Game Code School.