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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
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While the indexing technique works on database layer, the caching feature does the same for the HTML page components to increase fast access to the frontend. Caching stores this kind of data in order to provide the visitors with access to faster download.

To enable caching, you need to perform the following steps:

  1. Open the terminal or command prompt.

  2. Access the packt/bin directory.

  3. Run the php magento cache:enable command.

For further information about cache configuration, follow the link at

You can work with third-party cache solutions to provide a better performance. Some of this solution has support and works very well with the Magento 2.0 solution. This book doesn't cover server configurations, but I strongly suggest you to take a look at the following: