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Magento 2 Development Essentials

By : Fernando J Miguel
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Magento 2 Development Essentials

By: Fernando J Miguel

Overview of this book

Magento is the e-commerce software and platform trusted by the world's leading brands. Used by thousands of merchants for their transactions worth billions, it provides the flexibility to customize the content and functionality of your website. By strengthening your fundamentals in Magento development, you can develop the best solutions and take advantage of the growing market. This fast-paced tutorial will provide you with skills you need to successfully create themes, extensions, and solutions to Magento 2 projects. This book begins by setting up Magento 2 before gradually moving onto setting the basic options of the Sell System. You will take advantage of Search Engine Optimization aspects, create design and customize theme layout, develop new extensions, and adjust the Magento System to achieve great performance. By sequentially working through the steps in each chapter, you will quickly explore all the features of Magento 2 to create a great solution. With ample examples and a practical approach, this book will ensure your success with this astonishing e-commerce management system.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Magento 2 Development Essentials
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Chapter 7. Go Mobile with Magento 2.0!

Nowadays e-commerce stores must be responsive and mobile friendly to increase sales according to the huge number of people using mobile devices to buy products and services. It's very important to know the right tools to provide a mobile-friendly Magento theme for your project. Let's go mobile with Magento!

The following topics will be covered in this chapter:

  • Why mobile and responsive?

  • Testing the website on different devices

  • The Google Chrome DevTools device mode

  • Responsive web designer tester extension

  • Adjusting the CompStore theme for mobile devices

  • Adjusting tweets for mobile devices

According to a research called State of Mobile Commerce Growing like a weed Q1 2015 conducted by Criteo (, a digital marketing company, mobile accounts for 29% of e-commerce transactions in the US and 34% globally. By the end of 2015, mobile share is forecast to reach 33% in the US and 40% globally. This research is available at