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:
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:
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.
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.
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.
In this video, you'll learn a few instructions and tips that will help you go through this course without getting stuck.
Before we begin the course, let's see how well you pay attention.
In this video, we'll get a domain and create a hosting account with JackRabbit.host
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.
In this video, you'll create an email in JackRabbit for your new domian name. For example, I'm going to create the email firstname.lastname@example.org
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.)
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.
In this video, you'll set up Wordpres. There are a few things we need to do before we start using our Wordpress website.
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.
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.
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"
In this video, you'll create a browser icon for your website.
Don't have Photoshop? Don't worry! You can get your logo's and icon for $5 using this method.
Don't use copyrighted images without permission. In this video, I'll show you some places you can find free images for commercial use.
In this video, I'll show you where you can find inexpensive images for commercial use.
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.
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.
In this video, we'll edit the home page banner for the site using free online software.
In this video, I'll show you how to edit the home page lightbox/popup image using free online software.
In this video, we'll edit the home page subscribe form background for the site using a free online software.
In this video, we'll edit the page header images for your website using a free online software.
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.
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.
We're going to need some plugins so your Wordpress site has more functionality, let's install them in this video.
In this video, we'll configure the theme settings so that your site design is all set up and functions correctly.
In this video, we'll create the header menu for your site and make it functional so it transforms when scrolling down the page.
In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'About' Page,
In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'Contact' page
In this video, I'll show you how to configure your 'Home' page
In this video, I'll show you how to sign up for MailChimp and create your first email list.
In this video, I'll show you how to connect MailChimp to Wordpress using an API Key.
In this video, I'll show you how to set up a subscription form for the Home page.
In this video, I'll show you how to create and configure your Pop-up form on the 'Home' and 'About' page.
In this video, I'll show you how to collect payments via Credit Card using Stripe. We'll create and configure your Stripe account.
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.
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.
In this video, I'll show you how to download and activate Woocommerce - the most popular wordpress ecommerce platform.
In this video, I'll show you how to correctly set up Woocommerce so it's ready to rock.
If you'd like to collect sales tax, I'll show you how to set up taxes and add tax rates.
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.
In this video, you'll learn how to set up Woocommerce shipping zones, shipping methods and shipping classes.
In this video, I'll show you how to create product categories for your Woocommerce products.
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.
In this video, I'll walk you through adding products to Woocommerce.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In this video, I'll show you how to test your store to make sure it's ready to start selling products.
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.
In this video, you'll learn about Affiliate Marketing and Dropshipping and the difference between the two.
In this video, I'll show you how to sell products you love by stocking your store with affiliate products.
In this video, I'll show you how to add Affiliate Products to your store. No shipping required.
In this video, I'll show you how to find super inexpensive but great products to stock in your store for drop shipping.
In this video, I'll show you how to add products to your store that you'll be drop shipping.
In this video, I'll show you how to ship a drop shipped product.
In this video, I'll show you how to set up Google Analytics so you can monitor your site's traffic.
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.
In this video I'll show you how to secure your site from hackers and robots.
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.
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.
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.