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Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By : Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds
Book Image

Mastering Magento 2 - Second Edition

By: Bret Williams, Andre Gugliotti, Jonathan Bownds

Overview of this book

The long-awaited release of the world's most popular online solution, Magento 2, is now out with an all new interface and several enhancements. This book offers you advanced guidance on managing, optimizing, and extending your store while taking advantage of the new features of Magento 2. This is a comprehensive guide to using the all new features and interface of Magento 2 to build, extend, and design online stores. From planning your Magento installation through to advanced techniques designed to make your store as successful as possible, this book is your roadmap to managing your Magento store. Focusing on Magento's Community version, the book covers everything from creating and managing multiple stores to fine-tuning Magento for speed and performance. You’ll learn how to manage categories, products, design themes, extensions, and more.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Mastering Magento 2 Second Edition
About the Authors
About the Reviewer

Search engine optimization

Without exception, for an online store to prosper it has to have customers. Attracting customers comes from a variety of efforts, including search engine rankings. There are a number of SEO-related activities for increasing traffic, from blog postings and backlinks, to product descriptions and reviews. For pre-launch purposes, you want to make sure to do the initial tasks that will add to the SEO arsenal.

Meta tags

If you intend to use meta tags as part of your Search Engine Optimization, see Chapter 7, Marketing Tools, for specific procedural information.


In your Magento backend, under Stores | Configuration | Sales | Google API, is a panel titled Google Analytics. To have Magento automatically include a Google tracking code on each page of your site, set Enable to Yes and enter your Google Analytics ID in the Account Number field.


If you did not already do it after reading Chapter 7, Marketing Tools, configure and activate your Magento store sitemap...