SiteGround TutorialsMagento TutorialDon't have a Magento site yet?Get Magento installed for free with theeCommerce hosting pack!
Magentois an open source eCommerce solution. It comes with a variety of tools, necessarily for buildinga successful online shop. To create an online store with Magento you need reliable web hosting services.SiteGroundMagento hostingpackage is an excellent choice for this purpose. There you get a freedomain name, Magento installation, free shared SSL, and numerous ecommerce tools.This Magento tutorial will provide you with comprehensive installation instructions for Magento shoppingcart and will also show you how to create and manage a web site using Magento.
The Magento tutorial covers the following topics:
How toinstall Magento shopping carton your hosting account;How toconfigure your Magento shop;How to changethemes in Magento;How todesign the home page of your online store;How to setSSL certificate in Magento;How tooptimize your shop for the Search engines (SEO);How to useMagento customer manager;How to configureShipping and Payment modules
Magento main features include:
Analytics and Reporting
- the script is integrated with Google Analytics and offers manydifferent reports.
- multiple images for products, options for extensive reviews, wishlists andmuch more.
- easy navigation, advanced product filtering system, product comparison.
- inventory management, batch import and export of products, differenttax rates per location, additional product attributes.
- order status and history, e-mail and RSS feeds for products in thewishlist, newsletter subscription, default billing and shipping address.
- enhanced features for customers' accounts, Contact Us form,comprehensive order tracking and history, customizable order e-mails.
- create orders through admin area, create multiple invoices shipmentsand credit memos, call center order creation option.
- different payment methods: credit cards, PayPal, Authorize.net, Google Checkout,checks, money orders, support of external payment modules like Cybersource, ePay, eWAY andmany more.
- shipping to multiple addresses, flat rating shipping, supports UPS, UPS XML (accountrates), FedEx (account rates), USPS and DHL.
- one page checkout, SSL support, checkout without having an account.
Search Engine Optimization
- 100% Search Engine Friendly, Google SiteMap support.
- multiple languages and currencies, list of allowed countries forregistration, purchasing and shipping, localization.
Marketing Promotions and Tools
- coupons, discounts and different promotion options.
- control of multiple web sites, multiple languages, tax rate with support forUS and International markets, customizable outlook through templates.
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