If you want to create an online store for your business or your clients this course is for you!
In this course you will learn WooCommerce basic and advanced features, such as creating products, categories, shipping, accepting payments with PayPal, variations and attributes & more.
We will install Storefront, a beautiful theme specially designed for WooCommerce, and we're going to create a Child Theme to extend the functionality.
We will add AddThis!, MailChimp, Advanced Custom fields into our store, also we will use the Blog as marketing tool and show related products in our entries.
You Will learn how to customize Storefront with Templates, CSS and Hooks. This is course is packed with tips and codes to improve your site.
Let's review the basics of e-commerce!
When you are creating an online store is key to define an audience, doing this and you will be closer to success!
The most important in an online store is the security, let's see some considerations that you should keep in mind!
Why you should use WordPress for e-commerce?
Let's become familiar with the WooCommerce Interface, let's create our first product
You can add a description for your products, let's see how in this video!
If you have several images of the same product is a good idea to create a gallery, let's see how in this video
You can manage the inventory of your products in WordPress too! let's see how in this video!
Setting weights and sizes for your products will make more precise calculations when you setup a live rates shipping plugin, let's see how in this video!
Here's the difference:
Upsell: When you want to sell a more expensive / more profitable product when the user is checking a lower price product
Cross Sell: when you want to sell a complementary Product
If you have different color and sizes for your products, is a good idea to create a Product Variation, let's see how in this video
Let's continue working with product variations!
You can also add global attributes, this will are attributes that can be used in any product
If you wanna sell music, audios, images, logos, or something, Downloadable products are here!
If you want to group a lot of products inside one product, you can use Grouped Products
Storefront, a beautiful WordPress theme specially designed for e-commerce, let's install this theme
When you activate storefront it comes with a section specially for the main categories, let's see how you can add the images there
Let's see how to manage shippings in WooCommerce
Let's add a Flat Rate for the shippings!
Let's enable Free Shipping for our store!
Let's customize the shipping labels
Let's add support for shipping to other countries
Let's see how you can support all the rest of countries
Let's install a plugin that will display some live ratos from the USPS
Let's add a Shipping class and apply it to a Product
The general tab contains most general adjustments, but is really important too!
In the products tab you can manage the inventory messages and more, let's overview this tab!
The Tax tab is really powerful and complex
Let's take a look at the shipping tab
The Checkout tab has some nice adjustments, in this video i'm going to show you an overview
Let's review the last 3 Tabs
Receiving Payments will define the success for your store, check for a solution that works well in your country, but also is important to know the fees!
Let's see how you can configure PayPal Express
Let's review some other options avaiable to receive payments!
In this video let's see how you can create a coupon and the options available
Let's create more content the About Us and the contact us pages
A child theme is a safe way to modify an existing WordPress theme, so let's review the basics of child themes!
Now that we know what's a Child Theme let's create a child theme of storefront
When you're working with WooCommerce you have 3 ways to make changes in your store
So let's see a small example of using CSS!
Overriding template is less common in my experience, but let's see how you can override a WooCommerce Template
Hooks are the most powerful and common way to modify an online store, let's see how we can make some changes
Another way but less powerful and more limited is the customizr, let's add the final changes before jumping into the code!
In Storefront you have 3 different menus available, let's create the Main Navigation first!
The Secondary Menu is great for a Social Media Menu, let's create some links
Also we have a 3rd menu specially designed for mobile
So let's add some CSS to the Main Navigation
Let's add some CSS to the Mobile Menu
My name is Juan Pablo De la torre Valdez, i´m from Guadalajara. Mexico.
I started a company called CreativaWeb where i design and develop WordPress based websites.
I really like to design and develop websites, in the recent years i made hundreds of websites for Government, Universities, Startups and Medium-Size Companies from my city, the whole country and from another countries.
Comencé una compañia llamada CreativaWeb, donde principalmente diseño y desarrollo sitios web en WordPress.
Me gusta combinar mi trabajo en diseño y programación; en los años anteriores he hecho cientos de páginas para dependencias del Gobierno, Universidades, Pequeños y Medianos de negocios de mi ciudad, a nivel nacional y de otros países.