How To Set Up a WordPress Ecommerce Website with WooCommerce

Build your own eCommerce website using WordPress, WooCommerce, without any coding: For Beginners in Web development
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Build your own demo eCommerce website using WordPress Importer and WooCommerce
Install WordPress using Softaculous apps installer
Install and Configure WooCommerce Plugin to convert normal website to eCommerce website
Import sample products from WooCommerce to build a ready-made demo eCommerce website
Install and customize eCommerce themes to change the look instantly
Make shop page (product listing page) as homepage
Configure / set up eCommerce related sidebar widgets
Find, Install and activate WordPress themes or plugins by yourself


  • You need a domain and hosting to follow along with the ecommerce wordpress website building course


Welcome to my new course on creating your own demo e-commerce website using WordPress in just 30 minutes.

This course is not for WordPress experts or even the intermediates. This courses is designed for absolute beginners, who haven't even started creating a website using WordPress or those who struggles to start with website building at all.

You’ll need a domain and a hosting to follow this course. If you don’t have one, then there’s no meaning in taking this course now. This is a quick and fast course with no fluff.

In a demo e-commerce website, you'll be adding dummy products that you don't have in hand, to sell online. Also, this course doesn't cover how to setup payment gateways like PayPal or stripe.

Then what's the benefit of a demo website?

1.      Here you'll learn to setup an e-commerce website, quick and easy, that looks decent.

2.      You'll learn to setup a basic website using WordPress, without a single line of coding.

3.      Then you'll learn to convert that basic website to an e-commerce website using a plug-in called WooCommerce.

4.      You'll also learn to install an e-commerce WordPress theme and add e-commerce related sidebar widgets.

So, in short if you've thought that e-commerce web building is tough, for those who don't know programming or coding, I'm here to prove you wrong and help you build your first e-commerce website in just 30 minutes.

So, what are you waiting for? Take this course now. See you soon.

Who this course is for:

  • Brick & Mortar store owners looking to design their own online ecommerce store
  • Entrepreneurs, Traders, Retailers, Business owners
  • Beginners in web development looking to build an eCommerce website using WordPress


Digital Marketing Executive. SEO expert
Arun Nagarathanam
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 19,162 Reviews
  • 159,007 Students
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Arun Nagarathanam is a top online instructor, who has got expertise in various fields and software such as search engine optimization, WordPress web development, digital graphic design & animation. He teaches online courses to over 100,000 students across 190 countries. His SEO, web development courses have received high admiration for the comprehensive tutorials and practical approach with lots of hands on examples.

He is an Electrical & Electronics Engineer, a Computer expert, a Blogger and a budding Chartered Accountant from India. His teaching style is, breaking-down complex concepts through simple examples and animations. 

That's why, his students call him a VERSATILE teacher!

For his consistent and timely support to his students in Udemy, he was awarded "Lightning responder" badge.

Areas of Expertise

Adobe Audition, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Illustrator

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Camtasia Studio, Cyberlink Power Director

Windows 8, 10 Pro

Programming in C, C++, Java, php, Python, HTML

Data Structures

Desktop & Laptop Software Troubleshooting, Hardware repair

Android Smartphone Custom ROM installation & rooting

Privacy Protection & Securing PC, Smartphone from threats

Setup, Maintenance, Security & SEO in WordPress

PIC Micro-controller Programming

Arduino Programming

Applied Electronics, Power Electronics & Medical Electronics

High Voltage Engineering, Transmission & Distribution

Strategic Financial Management


Indian Yogasanam

Budding Chartered Accountant [August 2012 - Present]   

He has been presenting so many captivating presentations. These presentations, they speak for themselves through custom motion path animations and that's his secret of keeping his audience engaged. He is specialized in 'Financial Management'.   

His job is to:   

> Supervise auditing of establishments, and determine scope of investigation required.   

> Inspect cash on hand, notes receivable and payable, negotiable securities, and cancelled checks to confirm records are accurate.   

> Inspect account books and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness, and use of accepted accounting procedures to record transactions.   

> Collect and analyse data to detect deficient controls, duplicated effort, extravagance, fraud, or non-compliance with laws, regulations, and management policies.   

> Prepare detailed reports on audit findings.   

> Report to management about asset utilization and audit results, and recommend changes in operations and financial activities.   

Blogger / WordPress Admin [January 2011 - May 2012]   

His work was to:   

> Publish news, reviews on latest and upcoming computer hardware components.   

> Implement updates, upgrades, and patches in a timely manner to limit loss of service.   

> Back up or modify applications and related data to provide for disaster recovery.   

> Collaborate with development teams to discuss, analyse, or resolve usability issues.   

> Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability, or supervise others who do this work.   

> Assign topics, events and stories to individual writers or reporters for coverage.   

> Review or update web page content or links in a timely manner, using appropriate tools.   

He also helped his followers to manage WordPress blogs, optimize SEO, design logos, create animations, customize the look of their themes, secure their websites and ultimately to monetize them.  

Freelance Writer [June 2010 - December 2010]   

He started his career as a part time Freelance Writer. His responsibilities were:   

> Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.   

> Review published materials and recommend revisions or changes in scope, format, content, and methods of reproduction and binding.   

> Edit, standardize, or make changes to material prepared by other writers or establishment personnel.   

Electrical & Electronics Engineer - [2006 - 2010]   

He has done several simulations and hardware projects.   

To name a few,   

> 'Portable heartbeat calculator' in 2008   

> 'MPPT based solar charge controller' in 2010   

> 'Hybrid & Intelligent Power Supply Unit for PCs' in 2012   

> 'Low cost audio amplifier' which provides stereo Output, with enhanced pre-set equalizer with bass, treble and supports Virtual environment effects.

> 'U – Bend accident preventer' which displays warning signal on alternative sides of roads in hills and glows traffic lamp based on speed of the incoming vehicle.   

Moreover, he guided several students, to write coding for micro-controllers. His areas of interest are 'Applied electronics' and 'Micro-controllers programming and interfacing'.   

Computer Expert - [From unknown time - future]   

He loves to troubleshoot software issues and repair / replace hardware issues. He provides consultancy on what software to buy / use, what computer hardware to buy, what laptop to opt for etc.

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