Magento is a powerful and fast-growing open source eCommerce platform designed in PHP programming language. The original developer of this software is Varien, Inc. This online platform makes it possible for merchants to maintain their online store. It offers flexibility over the functionality, content, and user interface of the online store. Its modular architecture is highly scalable with the availability of wide range of options for its users. The software makes use of MySQL Relational Database System (RDBMS), PHP, and Zend Framework. Magento’s updated version, which is Magento 2.0 is an advanced eCommerce platform with a substantial support network. It also ensures the increase in conversion rate, improved ways for user engagement, and the provision of brilliant solutions to overall revenue generation.
This tutorial will focus on the installation, configuration, and management of an online store with ease and simplicity. It will also help you to understand the addition and configuration of products on your online eCommerce website. You will also get to know about the installation of Magento themes and how to provide coupon or promo codes to your customers.
Prerequisites: If you are having a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS then this tutorial is designed for you. The completion of this tutorial will give you the moderate knowledge of Magento. In case, you don’t understand the basic web designing then you must start with the tutorials of HTML and CSS.