Magento PHP Developer�s Guide

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Learn
  • Understand the fundamental concepts of Magento
  • Deploy and distribute custom modules
  • Explore development techniques and tools for Magento
  • Extend Magento core functionality
  • Discover the design patterns which form Magento
  • Understand Magento architecture
  • Test Magento with different tools and frameworks
About

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 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.

After building this knowledge, the book will then look at more advanced topics: how to test your code, how to extend the frontend and backend, and deploying and distributing custom modules.

"Magento PHP Developer’s Guide" will help you navigate your way around your first Magento developments, helping you to avoid all of the most common headaches new developers face when first getting started.

Features
  • Build your first Magento extension, step by step
  • Extend core Magento functionality, such as the API
  • Learn how to test your Magento code
Page Count 256
Course Length 7 hours 40 minutes
ISBN 9781782163060
Date Of Publication 3 Apr 2013

Authors

Allan MacGregor

Allan MacGregor is a Magento Certified Developer Plus with 4 years of Magento experience. He also has a certification in Linux System Administration from IBM. He started working with Magento as a freelancer, looking for a better framework to build e-commerce solutions with, and he is now the Magento lead developer at Demac Media (http://www.demacmedia.com). At Demac Media, he has participated in building core solutions for a wide range of clients; this has given him the experience and knowledge to solve many Magento challenges. As part of an internal project at Demac Media, he worked on Triplecheck.io (http://www.triplecheck.io), a unique service to monitor and audit the code health of a Magento store. He's very passionate about software development in general. He is constantly working with new technologies and frameworks. You can also follow him on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/allanmacgregor.