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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

Magento Connect extensions

The Magento 2.0 architecture allows a natural improvement of native resources and the addition of new ones. Magento 2.0 is built based on the best software development practices. Its architecture is modular, which allows the development of extensions, as we discussed in an earlier chapter.

Magento Commerce maintains a marketplace to provide Magento extensions known as Magento Connect ( Magento Connect includes extensions that provide new functionalities, such as modules, add-ons, language packs, design interfaces, and themes to extend the power of your store.

I strongly suggest that you visit Magento Connect to get some ideas for personal projects and follow the extension development tendency in the marketplace.

Installing a Magento extension

Besides the Magento Connect marketplace, to search for Magento extension solutions, you can access the extension options through your admin area. To access Magento extension options...