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!
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  • Lectures 64
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2015 English

Course 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 Bezo (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.

What are the 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.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 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

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

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Section 1: Getting Started With This Course

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


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


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


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

Section 2: Section 2: Installation and Setup

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.


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


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


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


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


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.


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


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.


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


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


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


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

Section 2 Quiz
1 question
Section 3: Section 3: Backend Setup

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.


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


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


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.


Learn how to add products with different options.


Learn how to check and manage your orders.


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

Section 3 Quiz
1 question
Section 4: Section 4: Frontend Setup

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.


Learn how to create and manage one or multiple stores.


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


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


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


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


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


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.

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

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

Section 4 Quiz
1 question
Section 5: Section 5: CCK & Social Integration

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.


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


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.


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.


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

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

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

Section 5 Quiz
1 question
Section 6: Section 6: Successful Launch Steps

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.


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.


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


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


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


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


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


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.

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

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.

Section 6 Quiz
1 question
Section 7: Section 7: Conclusion

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.

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Instructor Biography

Mathew Tamin, 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.

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