How to Create Make build an Online Ecommerce Store Website
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How to Create Make build an Online Ecommerce Store Website

Make an online ecommerce store, design without coding, dropship, make logos and create your own online business website.
Bestselling
4.9 (80 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.
1,798 students enrolled
Created by Clinton Gorman
Last updated 3/2017
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $120 Discount: 92% off
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30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Make money using your own Boutique
  • Run your own business from anywhere
  • Create a website in a matter of minutes
  • Design a website without coding
  • Sell any product you want at no cost
  • Create a logo using Photoshop
  • Set up and operate Wordpress
  • Use Woocommerce and Accept Payments
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Requirements
  • You'll need a budget of $60 for course materials
  • You'll need a computer that has an internet connection
Description

In my course, you're going to learn how to create an online ecommerce store website. You'll build an amazing, professional online boutique for under $60 and fully stock the store with zero out of pocket cost... and a whole lot more!

Among the several things you’ll be learning, you’ll acquire these 3 powerful skills along the way:

  • You'll be able to build a website that's ready to customize in just a few minutes
  • You'll be able to design a beautiful boutique and logo without coding or any prior design skills
  • You'll be able to sell brand name clothing, accessories, jewelry etc. without spending money up front for stock.

Build your own website yourself - Save thousands in development costs.

One of the most valuable skills you can teach yourself today is how to make a website because if you want to create an business, essentially, all you need is a website and a logo. In this course, you'll learn how to build a bare bones website in under 10 minutes. After creating the site, you'll be able to customize the sites design yourself.

How will you build an ecommerce website without any prior knowledge of software or coding? 

In this course, I'm going to show you how to design your whole site without using code. I will be providing minimal pieces of code to improve the style of the site. However, if you'd like to create your own online store, you'll quickly see that you won't be required to code at all.

You'll learn how to use Wordpress. Wordpress is a website platform that allows beginners to completely create websites and operate them without any prior knowledge of software or coding. Wordpress has become the most popular platform for website creation. Because of it's popularity, you're able to find thousands of third party extensions that you can use to make your website do anything, including creating an ecommerce website. 

Sell any type of product you want - your own or brand name - without spending a dime for stock.

Here are just a few types of products you can sell:

  • Your own products that you’ve created yourself or product you already own
  • Wholesale products 
  • Brand name products

With this course, you’ll be able to sell products you create yourself or already own. You’ll also be able to sell products, even if you don’t have stock. I’ll show how to create an online store, and how to  find millions of brand name products that you can sell without spending any money up front for stock. 

What exactly will you be learning?

This course provides clear, step by step instructions for anyone who is interested in learning how to create an online store and stock it with products, even if you don’t have products to sell yet. 

  • How to build a website in under 10 minutes
  • How to design a website without coding
  • How to use WordPress
  • How to use Woocommerce
  • How to design your own logo
  • How to make opt in forms
  • How to do Affiliate Marketing
  • How to do Drop Shipping
  • How to track your visitors using Google Analytics
  • How to do SEO
  • How to set up payment gateways
  • Plus a whole lot more

Save yourself thousands of dollars in development fees and have tons of fun while you make a professional, online store yourself.

This will be the most amazing and profitable thing you'll learn this year. We stand behind Udemy's 30 day money back guarantee, so why not give it a try?

To get started, click the button that says ‘Take This Course’ and I’ll show you how to create an online store that people will love and that will make you money. 






Who is the target audience?
  • People who want to start an online business
  • People who would like to sell things like shoes, clothing or accessories online
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Curriculum For This Course
64 Lectures
03:30:08
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Introduction
2 Lectures 05:13

In this video, we'll be going through the curriculum. Here, you'll see what you'll be learning and what you will get out of this course. 

Preview 02:40

In this video, you'll learn a few instructions and tips that will help you go through this course without getting stuck.

Preview 02:33

Before we begin the course, let's see how well you pay attention. 

Pre-Course Quiz
5 questions
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Get Hosting and set up your site
3 Lectures 08:10

In this video, we'll get a domain and create a hosting account with JackRabbit.host 

Preview 03:48

In this video, I'll take you on a quick tour of the JackRabbit Dashboard - You'll learn about what it is, how it works and what you can do with it. 

Preview 03:21

In this video, you'll create an email in JackRabbit for your new domian name. For example, I'm going to create the email info@thebohemian.boutique

Create an Email for your new domain
01:01
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Wordpress
4 Lectures 14:13

This is an alternative method to set up wordpress (We've already set up Wordpress during hosting setup, if you'd like to create a new Wordpress site, you'll need to follow the instructions in this video.)

How to install Wordpress from cPanel
02:48

In this video, you'll learn how to log into your new Wordpress website and you'll learn how to make a shortcut to your admin dashboard. 

Logging into Wordpress
00:52

In this video, you'll set up Wordpres. There are a few things we need to do before we start using our Wordpress website. 

Quick Wordpress Setup
02:21

In this video, you'll learn how to use Wordpress. We'll be creating pages and posts, adding images, creating links and going over the rest of your wordpress dashboard. 

How to use Wordpress
08:12
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Logo & Images
12 Lectures 30:32

In this video, you'll download the files and folders that you'll need in order to stay organized through the course. The files include image templates and fonts for your website. 

Download files & Organize
00:57

In this video, I'll show you how to create a logo for your website using Photoshop. If you don't have photoshop, that's ok. In that case, you can continue to the video called "No Photoshop? Create a logo and icon for $5"

Create a logo in Photoshop
06:48

In this video, you'll create a browser icon for your website. 

Create an icon in Photoshop
01:55

Don't have Photoshop? Don't worry! You can get your logo's and icon for $5 using this method. 

No Photoshop? Get a logo and icon for $5
01:19

Don't use copyrighted images without permission. In this video, I'll show you some places you can find free images for commercial use.

Free Images for commercial use
01:33

In this video, I'll show you where you can find inexpensive images for commercial use.

Paid Images for commercial use
01:55

Make sure you know what image sizes you're downloading. In this video, you'll learn how to identify the image sizes you need and how to download the correct image sizes.

Image Sizes
01:14

In this video, I'll give you a brief overview of the images we'll be using. Find and download your own images based on the images we go over in this video.

Images we need
01:07

In this video, we'll edit the home page banner for the site using free online software.

Editing the Home Banner and About Image
03:11

In this video, I'll show you how to edit the home page lightbox/popup image using free online software.

Editing the Lightbox Image
05:26

In this video, we'll edit the home page subscribe form background for the site using a free online software.

Editing the Subscribe Background Image
02:23

In this video, we'll edit the page header images for your website using a free online software. 

Editing the Page Headers
02:44
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Site Design
9 Lectures 29:46

In this video, we'll download and install the theme that we'll be using on our website. You'll learn about a place that sells amazing themes and how to upload and install the themes in Wordpress.

Download and install the theme
02:09

In this video, I'll show you how to install the theme manual so it's easy to find in case you run into problems with the theme. 

Install a quick access help file
01:39

We're going to need some plugins so your Wordpress site has more functionality, let's install them in this video.

Installing Required Plugins
01:12

Updating Theme & Template Files
03:21

In this video, we'll configure the theme settings so that your site design is all set up and functions correctly. 

Theme Settings
05:56

In this video, we'll create the header menu for your site and make it functional so it transforms when scrolling down the page. 

Creating the Menu
02:06

In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'About' Page,

Setting up the 'About' Page
05:16

In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'Contact' page

Setting up the 'Contact' page
02:35

In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'Home' page

Setting up the 'Home' page
05:32
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Email Marketing Setup
4 Lectures 10:45

In this video, I'll show you how to sign up for MailChimp and create your first email list.

Get a Free MailChimp Account and Create a List
01:26

In this video, I'll show you how to connect MailChimp to Wordpress using an API Key.

Connect MailChimp to your Website
00:54

In this video, I'll show you how to set up a subscription form for the Home page.

Home Page Subscription Form
02:48

In this video, I'll show you how to create and configure your Pop-up form on the 'Home' and 'About' page. 

Pop-Up Subscription Form
05:37
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Get to know Woocommerce
19 Lectures 01:04:10

In this video, I'll show you how to collect payments via Credit Card using Stripe. We'll create and configure your Stripe account.

Accept Credit Cards
00:47

IN this video, I'll show yo how to install an SSL Certificate. *This is required to collect payments via Stripe. Use JackRabbit's SSL Certificate to keep your site secure.

Free SSL Certificate from JackRabbit
01:15

In this video, I'll show you an easy way to create a Terms and Conditions page that outlines your agreement between you and the end user.

Create your Terms and Conditions
02:13

In this video, I'll show you how to download and activate Woocommerce - the most popular wordpress ecommerce platform.

Install and activate Woocommerce
02:14

In this video, I'll show you how to correctly set up Woocommerce so it's ready to rock.

Woocommerce Settings
02:14

If you'd like to collect sales tax, I'll show you how to set up taxes and add tax rates.

Setting up Tax
04:16

If you're selling in the US and you're charging tax, in this video, I'll show you a faster way to add the current tax rate for each zip code in the United States.

Add current United States tax rates easily
05:34

In this video, you'll learn how to set up Woocommerce shipping zones, shipping methods and shipping classes.

Setting up Shipping
08:05

In this video, I'll show you how to create product categories for your Woocommerce products. 

Categories
01:46

Don't forget to create tags for your products! In this video, I'll show you how to add Woocommerce product tags for your products.

Tags
00:52

In this video, I'll walk you through adding products to Woocommerce. 

How to add products to woocommerce
05:27

If you create products that have different colors and sizes, you'll need to create product attributes first. In this video, I'll show you how to create product attributes for your store.

Attributes
01:38

Products with different attributes, or sizes and colors are called Variable Products. In this video, I'll show you how to create a variable product.

Variable Products
05:45

If you'd like to sell multiple products together as a set, you can first create a Grouped Product. In this video, I'll show you how to create and configure a grouped product. 

Grouped Products
05:53

We won't use the sidebar on the Woocommerce cart and account pages. In this video, I'll show you how to remove the sidebar on your account pages. 

Remove the sidebar from the Account Pages
01:05

In this video, we'll set up our Shop and Product page sideabars so that it's easier for visitors to navigate and sort through the shop.

Footer and Shop Sidebar
07:47

In this video, we'll add product categories our homepage and a shop link to our menu so visitors will be able to navigate the site easier.

Menu and Category Links
01:46

In this video, I'll show you how to test your store to make sure it's ready to start selling products.

Test your store
04:49

In this video, I'll show you how to move the items in your Wordpress dashboard around so that it's more organized with the information you need.

Organize your Dashboard
00:44
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Stock your store without spending a dime
6 Lectures 30:58

In this video, you'll learn about Affiliate Marketing and Dropshipping and the difference between the two.

Stocking and Selling: Affiliate Marketing vs. Dropshipping
04:07

In this video, I'll show you how to sell products you love by stocking your store with affiliate products.

Affiliate Marketing - Finding Products
05:01

In this video, I'll show you how to add Affiliate Products to your store. No shipping required.

Affiliate Marketing - Adding products to your store
09:24

In this video, I'll show you how to find super inexpensive but great products to stock in your store for drop shipping.

Dropshipping - Finding Products
04:31

In this video, I'll show you how to add products to your store that you'll be drop shipping.

Dropshipping - Adding products to your store
04:43

In this video, I'll show you how to ship a drop shipped product. 

Dropshipping - Shipping products
03:12
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Sell more with plugins
3 Lectures 10:28

In this video, I'll show you how to set up Google Analytics so you can monitor your site's traffic.

Google Analytics
04:40

In this video, I'll show you how to set up an easy to use SEO plugin. Use SEO to get found in the search engines and to get free, organic traffic to your site. 

Yoast SEO
03:58

In this video I'll show you how to secure your site from hackers and robots.

Secure your site with WordFence
01:50
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Conclusion
2 Lectures 05:53

Are you stuck or having problems? Here's how to troubleshoot and solve your problems. Use this video at any point along this course to help you get un-stuck. 

How to troubleshoot, fix problems and get help
04:36

If you have any Comments or Questions, let me know! If there is something you'd like to see in this course, I'm open to your ideas. 

Final Thoughts
01:17
About the Instructor
Clinton Gorman
4.8 Average rating
93 Reviews
3,451 Students
2 Courses
Product and Web Design and Development

I've been doing design for 18 years. I started in high school doing design for local businesses and went to college for Industrial Design. Now, I'm a 32 year old, stay at home daddy. My wife and I love to travel and when I'm working, I'm designing peoples websites and brands and helping people build companies. I'm working on my first course at Udemy and plan to make many more.