Create a Successful Multivendor Website Like Amazon
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Create a Successful Multivendor Website Like Amazon

Now you too, can create and launch your own marketplace for anyone to buy or sell their products with Joomla. No coding!
4.4 (17 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.
111 students enrolled
Created by Mathew Tamin
Last updated 1/2017
English
Price: $95
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 4.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 4 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What Will I Learn?
Create a website like Amazon that allows buying and selling of physical or downloadable products
Integrate Facebook & Twitter into their website for marketing
Create a revenue sharing module for all vendors
Add unlimited number of products to your site
Vendors be able to will create & manage their account, view customers, and create coupons.
Site owner will set the limit on the number of stores each vendor is allowed to open
Create additional pages where vendors can get their questions answered
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Requirements
  • You will need to decide the types of products you want to be sold on your store; the number of store vendors will be able to open, and what percentage of the commission do you want to share.
Description

Amazon is one of the most successful websites in the world; it's also the #6 website most popular website in the world. Amazon generated $29 billion dollars in 2014 with a net profit of $240 million dollars! That's a ton of money. There are several reasons why Amazon is so successful but one of the reason why they're so successful is because they allow anyone to sell or buy products on their website.

This course teaches you step by step instructions on how you too, can build your empire just like Jeff Bezos (Amazon founder). You don't have to be a coder and won't be writing any codes in this course. You'll see how simple and easy it is for anyone to launch their own successful multi vendor store that allows anyone to sell their product(s) directly on your website.

Here are some of the amazing features your store will have:

Multi Store Support

A seller/vendor can create more than 1 stores on the site. Admin can control the number of stores a seller/vendor can create by setting a limit on them. For example, the same Vendor can have a Flower Store as well as a Clothing store on your site.

Tax Configuration

Taxation being one of the most important factors while purchasing a product, special attention has been given to this feature to make it up to the mark. Zones can be created to group the countries and regions with similar taxation rules. Taxation profiles can be created to club multiple taxes charged on a product. Making this a perfect taxation feature.

Shipping Configuration

When it comes to online shopping shipping plays a key role in it. Shipping for both single and multi-vendor modes. Setting up zones is mandatory. Shipping methods can be selected based on the shipping provider. Creating shipping profiles to combine multiple shipping methods making it easier for the store owner keep a track.

Optional Shipping

Don’t need Shipping for your products? Just disable it in the backend! As simple as that!

Support For Multiple Payment Gateways

  • 2Checkout
  • Alpha User Points
  • Authorizenet
  • JomSocial Points
  • EasySocial Points
  • Linkpoint
  • Pay By Check
  • Pay By Purchase Order
  • Paypal
  • Paypal - Adaptive Payment
  • Payu India (Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking)

Automate Payouts in your Marketplace with Paypal Adaptive Payments Support

Quick2Cart features Paypal Adaptive payments integration which takes the pain of having to do manual payouts out of the equation. With Adaptive payments, the fees and the vendor payment is instantly split when the buyer makes the payment.

Multiple Product Attributes

Define any number of product attributes with positive/negative price impact. Get greater flexibility in defining products. Eg : Size, Color, Storage Capacity etc.

Stock Management

- Ability to specify in stock quantities for products and automatically subtract quantities on successful sales.
- Out of stock shipping support optionally lets you buy a product in an out of stock situation.

Minimum and Maximum Order Quantity

The user can control the quantities per product by optionally setting minimum and maximum order quantities per product.

If you've always wanted to build your own multi vendor store, this course teaches you step by step how to do that.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for people who like to sell physical or downloadable products online
  • It’s also for people who want to create a multi vendor store with revenue sharing
  • Business owners who are interested in making passive income from home
  • This course is probably not for the person who is not interested in creating a marketplace for buying or selling products online
  • It is also not for the person that is not willing to follow the course step by step
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Curriculum For This Course
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Section 1: Getting Started With This Course
4 Lectures 11:31

Welcome to the course! This video gives you an overview of what you'll be learning in this course.

Preview 02:01

This lectures shows you what you'll be creating in this course.

Preview 04:25

This lecture explains the type of people that need to take this course.

Preview 01:27

This lectures covers all of the neccessary tools you'll need to successful take and complete this course.

Preview 03:38
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Section 2: Installation and Setup
12 Lectures 38:37

This section gives you an over of the different extensions that you'll need to install for this course. While most of the extensions are optional, there's one that's required and that is the Quick2cart extension.

Section Introduction
03:58

Learn how to install Joomla directly from your cpanel with just a few clicks.

Installing Joomla from the cpanel
03:50

Learn how to install the Quick2cart extension on the backend of Joomla. This is the core extension required to complete this course.

Installing Quick2cart component
04:08

Learn how to install, integrate and customize the helix3 framework that is used to create the template for this course.

Installing helix3 framework
03:25

Learn how to install the K2 component used to add products on your site.

Installing K2 component
01:38

Learn how to install Jomsocial extension that will be used for creating a social network like Facebook; this allows users to create a profile, add friends, add groups, and also sell their products on their profile page.

Installing Jomsocial component
02:25

Learn how to install easysocial, another social networking extension for Joomla.

Installing Easysocial component
02:13

Learn how to install JSN pagebuilder; a drag and drop extension that allows you to create basic to complex website layout by adding videos, text and images, with a single drop.

Installing JSN Page Builder
03:11

Learn how to create the site navigation for your website that makes is easy for visitors to browse your site.

Creating site menus
04:02

Learn how to create a template for vendors so they can create and manage their store, products, customers, etc.

Create template for vendors
06:08

This practice exercise will allow you to put into action everything you learn on this section.

Practice exercise
01:45

In this section, I give you a breakdown of what was covered in this lesson.

Final thoughts on this section
01:54

Section 2 Quiz
1 question
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Section 3: Backend Setup
20 Lectures 01:04:12

This video gives you an overview about what will be covered in this section such as creating and managing your store on the backend of your website.

Section Introduction
03:14

This videos show you all of the features of the quick2cart extension and how to customize it for your specific site and needs.

Dashboard overview and features
12:08

This video teaches you how to create a single or multiple stores.

Creating Stores
03:19

This videos teaches you how to create categories so that vendors can add their products to. As the site owner, you'll have 100% control over the types of products that will be sold.

Creating Categories
05:45

Learn how to add products with different options.

Adding products
16:10

Learn how to check and manage your orders.

Checking your orders
00:39

Learn how to view your sales report to know how your store is doing.

Viewing sales report
00:50

Learn how to check payout reports and also create payouts commission for vendors.

Payout reports
01:24

Learn how to create coupons for customers to get discount of all of your products or only on selected products.

Creating coupons
01:29

Learn how to choose the default country of where you are located.

Selecting countries
01:01

Learn how to setup tax rates for vendors who want to charge taxes for some or all of their products.

Setup Tax rates
01:32

Learn how to setup tax profiles that will be applied to some or all of your products.

Setup tax profiles
01:53

Learn how to create shipping methods for customers to choose when placing their orders.

Creating Shipping Methods
02:52

Learn how to create and edit regions for certain geographic sections such as continents or countries.

Create or edit regions
01:52

Learn how to setup shipping profiles for your vendors to make available to their customers.

Setup shipping profiles
01:29

Learn how to create tax zone for your vendors to make available to their customers when placing their orders.

Creating tax zones
02:39

Learn how to add length classes for your vendors products. This will be used so they can assign the length of their products.

Add/edit length classes
01:18

Learn how to add weight classes so that your vendors can assign it to their products (eg. Pounds, kilograms, etc).

Add/edit weight classes
00:58

This practice exercise will allow you to put into action everything you learn on this section.

Practice exercise
01:55

In this section, I give you a breakdown of what was covered in this lesson.

Final thoughts on this section
01:45

Section 3 Quiz
1 question
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Section 4: Frontend Setup
10 Lectures 33:25

This section gives you an overview of how to setup your site on the front end. You'll learn how to create coupons, add products, manage orders, see customers, etc.

Section Introduction
01:34

Learn how to create and manage one or multiple stores.

Create and manage your store
05:29

Learn how to add new products or edit the details such as price, name, etc of existing products.

Add, edit and view your products
03:19

Learn how to sell downloadable products such as music, ebooks, games etc.

Selling downloadable products
03:00

This lecture shows you how the ordering process works; this is how customers order products on your site.

The ordering process
02:31

Learn how to manage your orders and customers; see all of the details of each customer and their orders.

Managing customers and orders
02:55

Learn how to create coupons for individual items or all of the products on your store.

Creating coupons
02:07

Learn how to add various front end modules such as the cart which allows user to see the number of items in their shopping cart.

Adding fronted modules
09:24

This practice exercise will allow you to put into action everything you learn on this section.
Practice exercise
01:40

In this section, I give you a breakdown of what was covered in this lesson.

Final thoughts on this section
01:26

Section 4 Quiz
1 question
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Section 5: CCK & Social Integration
7 Lectures 43:37

This section shows you how to use CCK (content creation kit) to customize your site. We'll use Jomsocial, one of the most popular social networking extensions used to create a website like Facebook.

Section Introduction
02:20

Learn how to add products directly on your article pages; quick2cart easily integrates with your existing pages which allows you to sell your products.

Joomla integration
15:30

Learn how to use the K2 extension to add products on your item pages. Users will be able to leave reviews and rate each product.

K2 integration
08:32

Learn how to integrate Jomsocial, the most popular social networking extension for Joomla on your site. This allows user to create profiles, add friends, sell products directly on their profiles, etc.

Jomsocial integration
10:13

Learn how to integrate easysocial, another popular social networking extension for Joomla that allows users to connect with their friends.

Easysocial integration
02:48

This practice exercise will allow you to put into action everything you learn on this section.
Practice exercise
02:10

In this section, I give you a breakdown of what was covered in this lesson.

Final thoughts on this section
02:04

Section 5 Quiz
1 question
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Section 6: Successful Launch Steps
10 Lectures 01:01:13

This section show you and gives you some helpful tips before you officially launch your website. You'll learn about choosing the best hosting company for Joomla, check for broken links on your site, etc.

Section Overview
05:17

This videos shows you the best and most popular web hosting companies that work best with Joomla. Plus, I give you my recommendations of the ones I use.

Best Joomla Web Hosting Companies
07:17

This videos walks you through step by step and show you how to make sure that your site is ready to go live.

Making Your Site The Best on The Web (part 1)
15:00

This is the part 2 of lecture one which continues where we left off.

Making Your Site The Best on The Web (part 2)
12:35

Make sure that your site doesn't have any broken links; learn how to do that.

Checking For Broken Links
01:14

Learn how to test and retest your site to make sure that everything such as the ordering works.

Effective Testing & Retesting Process
04:42

Learn how to setup the commission rate that you'll pay your vendors for each product they sell.

Choosing a commission rate
02:39

Learn how to provide excellent customer service to your customer by creating a user forum where they can post their questions, issues, comments, feedback and also help each other.

Creating a user forum for support
11:21

This practice exercise will allow you to put into action everything you learn on this section.
Practice exercise
01:02

Use the steps above a guiding tool before you launch your website; by doing so, you'll put your site in a great position to be very successful.

Final thoughts on this section
00:06

Section 6 Quiz
1 question
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Section 7: Conclusion
1 Lecture 04:55

Congratulations on completing the course; this video show you cost effective ways to promote and market your website so that you can start getting people to join your site.

Final words and tips
04:55
About the Instructor
Mathew Tamin
4.1 Average rating
137 Reviews
6,670 Students
22 Courses
Entrepreneur. Joomla Instructor. Musician.

Mathew Tamin is one of the top Joomla! instructors on the web. Since 2008, Mathew have been using Joomla to create websites for businesses from all over the world. With over 8 years as a web designer, marketer, and branding specialist, Mathew can help you take your business to another level.

In 2013, Mathew started Learn Joomla Fast where he helps people learn how to create websites with Joomla.

Mathew is also the founder of Tamin Studios; a media company that produces online TV shows, Movies, Radio, and create high quality websites for companies of all sizes. He's been playing the piano for churches, weddings, special occasions for 15 years. He's also a songwriter, screenwriter, and very savvy webmaster.