Use Wordpress and Ultimatum - Create Working ECommerce Sites
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Use Wordpress and Ultimatum - Create Working ECommerce Sites

This course gives you a step by step guide on how to create your own store using Wordress, Ultimatum and WooCommerce
3.9 (43 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
4,435 students enrolled
Created by Sean McCammon
Last updated 3/2015
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Use Wordpress, Ultimatum and WooCommerce to create a shop in less than 1 hour
  • Create and open your own ecommerce shop
  • To understand how to add products to the shop
  • How Wordpress, Ultimatum and Woocommerce work
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Requirements
  • No real prior knowledge required
  • No pessary knowledge of WooCommerce or how to setup a eCommerce Website
  • Would be useful to have basic understanding of Wordpress
  • Would be useful to have a basic understanding of Ultimatum
Description

"For some time now I've wanted to create an online store but I've been told its difficult; it takes time and is expensive" Does this sound familiar???

What are the reviews saying:

"I have tried several times for starting e-commerce since I recognized big potential in E-business.. But I couldn't because It's not easy to build this e-commerce platform. However through this course, I found easy and simple starting point. Though It will be needed to buy license and takes time to build a site. I'm sure this course will give you great opportunities to start your own business. Thank you Sean..."

The One thing I wanted to give you is a laymen's type course; a course that you can follow step by step; a course that at the beginning you have the same starting point of nothing and at the end you have a functioning ecommerce website - something you just need to add products and images to. This is the idea of what this course is; and what it gives you.

It doesn't take time, its not difficult and it certainly isn't expensive. You don't even need stock as you can create an affiliate store..

So, I decided to take all the know how I had and played around until I found out you could create a eCommerce Website in less than 1 hour. Yes! Less that 1 hour and I wrote it down and created this course so that you could create your online shop in less than 1 hour .

In this course your going to learn :

  • How to start from nothing and finish with a working ecommerce website
  • How to use Wordpress, Ultimatum and WooCommerce and create your own online shop
  • Learn how to create your own theme and not change someone else
  • You'll learn how to add products, create coupons, setup postage costs, etc
  • Learn how you can be using a webpage to sell affiliate products
  • ... and much more

One more thing I wanted to do with this course.. Many many many Wordpress and WooCommerce sites out there use the odd free theme or some particular premium themes. What I didn't want to do was create another course where you use that theme and your shop looks like everyone else shop that uses that theme .

Using Ultimatum you start from a blank slate and your create Your Theme and Your Shops Look. You eCommerce site won't look like everyone else, won't get lost in the clutter and will be unique .

So, do you want to have your own ecommerce site. Do you want to have your own theme on that site? Then why not take a look at this course today and be selling .. well today..

9th March 2015 - I've been adding new content to shows you how to use more of the functionality in WooCommerce and also enhance your store to make it the best store it can be

11th March 2015 - I've just started a new section on best practices for your shop. The first video I have added is about social media sharing of your shop products and how this is vital to move your shop forward

15th March 2015 - Stock management in WooCommerce is a great thing; i've just uploaded a new lecture showing how you do this; and exactly how easy it is

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone looking to create an ecommerce site
  • Anyone looking to create an affiliate ecommerce site
  • Anyone looking to build a website with Wordpress and Ultimatum
  • Anyone looking to use Woocommerce
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Curriculum For This Course
31 Lectures
01:25:37
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Introduction To The Course
1 Lecture 03:05

Just a quick overview of the software we are going to use in this course

Introduction To The Software We Use
03:05
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Installing
3 Lectures 05:11
Install Ultimatum
01:10

Install Plugins
02:00

Install WooCommerce and Connect
02:01
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Start Creating The Website
12 Lectures 39:28

In this lecture we show how to define the sidebars

Define the Sidebars
01:13

Define the Menu
01:26

Setup Permalinks
01:25

Create the Shop Template
01:29

How to add partial layouts for header and footer

Create the Header and Footer
03:56

Create the Shop Layouts
06:27

Full and Partial Layouts
1 question

Create Blog and Static Page Layouts
06:13

Adding Sidebars
1 question

Tidying up the menu a little

Tidy Up The Menu
01:03

Lets look at some of WooCommerce settings

Woocommerce Settings
03:31

How to add products to our shop

Add Some Products
05:13

Enhance the sidebars by adding the widgets we will want customers to use

Enhance the Sidebars
02:31

Add a contact page to allow customers to contact us without giving out an email address

Add a Contact Us Page
05:01
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Post Shop Creation
4 Lectures 11:02
Start to Tweak the Website
01:45

Start working with CSS
03:10

How to change CSS for All the Website
03:18

Some SEO Ideas
02:49
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Beyond The Hour
1 Lecture 00:11
What's Next
00:11
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WooCommerce Configuration
8 Lectures 21:44
WooCommerce - Whats Next
00:17

WooCommerce Coupons
03:54

WooCommerce Payments
03:19

WooCommerce Shipping
03:38

How to add a terms and conditions page to your ecommerce store

Terms and Conditions Page
02:56

How to add a custom Paypal page to your site

Custom Paypal Pages
03:12

How to manage your stock numbers in WooCommerce

WooCommerce Stock Management
03:05

WooCommerce Reports
01:23
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Some Best Practices For Your Shop
1 Lecture 03:32

Adding the ability for people to share your products is free advertising. Social media is todays public relations so adding some share buttons is vital for your shop to get noticed.

Social Media Sharing Of Your Products
03:32
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 01:20
Thank You For Watching
01:20
About the Instructor
Sean McCammon
3.9 Average rating
204 Reviews
13,474 Students
11 Courses
Software Engineer, Webpage Developer and Scrum Master

Developer, Video Creator, Podcaster and Mentor. Just 4 titles that could describe me and what I do.

I’ve been working in the IT industry for 18 years now and have worked as a Developer, Scrum Master and Team Leader. I’ve also been a student of many as well as mentored many others during that time.

I’ve created video content on YouTube; some popular and some not so. This helped me in gaining the experience to creating good video content for my training courses.

I’ve also spent some time creating podcasts over the years; more recently with a new podcast related to ‘Geekz Talk’(just a plug). – giving me yet more gain and experience on giving content to people and providing more for everyone who is looking for extra content.

I’m here to give to you my experience; my industry lesson learnt and my voice to help you move forward in the subject you want to learn.