Welcome to the Magento 2 Basics Course
Magento 2 has now been released & while the rest of the world is catching up to release their extensions for Magento 2, in this course you can find out how to do all the basics in Magento.
If you’re looking at upgrading to Magento 2, then we suggest holding back until at least 2017 (reasons why covered in this blog post).
However… there is nothing like being prepared and while Magento 2 might not be ready yet, you can be with this course.
All the tutorials are in “Plain English” and you can get started right now by selecting a tutorial below.
Matt & Dave
Categories make navigating a website easier and faster for customers. This tutorial shows you how to create and edit your category structure in Magento 2 by adding or removing categories from it.
Does Magento 2 make you feel disorientated as you can’t seem to find the attributes? Now don’t fret because the attributes in Magento 2 are just hiding, and this tutorial reveals their hiding place with these steps.
This tutorial will show you how Magento 2 has made uploading product images to your website easier and quicker than it’s ever been in the previous versions of your favourite e-commerce platform.
In this tutorial you’re going to learn how to get your own YouTube videos onto your website. We will show you where and how you can get the YouTube API key that will enable you to set up YouTube videos in your Magento system.
A web-based tool that allows you to track which pages and content on your website are frequented by users, Google Analytics helps business owners like you understand the interests and needs of customers even more. This tutorial shows you the steps to setting up Google Analytics for a single store in Magento 2.
Free shipping is a valuable feature in Magento, as it increases sales and attracts more customers to your website. This tutorial shows the settings that you need to make in Magento 2 in order to enable free shipping.
There are different methods of charging for shipping, and one of which is through a fixed shipping rate. In this tutorial you’re going to learn the steps to setting up a fixed shipping rate in Magento 2.
A Check/Money Order is a payment method that customers on your website may opt to use when checking out. In this tutorial, we will teach you how to enable, as well as disable, this payment option in Magento 2 in just three easy steps.
This tutorial shows you how to add some products to the blank home page of your website using Magento widgets in less than 10 minutes.
This tutorial will show you how to change your Locale Settings in Magento 2 based on the location of your business. Note that this tutorial is going to use the United Kingdom as an example of a Magento store location, so just refer to your own country of residence as you follow along.
In this short tutorial, find out where the Multishipping settings are located in your Magento system, and how to disable this option.
When you feel that your admin password in Magento 2 has been compromised, or find it hard to remember every time, you can easily get a new one in two easy steps. This tutorial will show you how.
CMS stands for Content Management System, and it allows you to create pages on your Magento 2 website. If you want to increase the number of visitors, not to mention customers, that frequent your website, you must give them a good reason to visit your site and refer it to others. This tutorial takes you through the steps of creating a CMS page for your shipping information in Magento 2.
In this tutorial, the first of a series of coupon tutorials, you’re going to learn the steps to creating a Free Shipping coupon code in your Magento 2 website.
Magento 2 has an Email to a Friend feature that is useful to some website owners, as it allows their customers to promote the products on their site. This tutorial will show you how to enable as well as disable the Email to a Friend feature on your website.
By enabling the Wish List on your Magento 2 website, you are giving your customers the ability to plan their purchases ahead of time. This tutorial takes you through the steps of disabling, as well as enabling, the Wishlist in Magento 2, so follow along whenever you’re ready.
Located in the footer section of your Magento 2 website, the copyright footer text is a legal notice of your exclusive rights to your website. This short tutorial shows you how to update your site’s copyright footer text in two easy steps.
Clearing the cache is part and parcel of using Magento 2, as you need to perform this every time you install a new extension or make changes to your website. In this tutorial you’re going to learn how to locate the section for cache management in your system, whether you’re coming from the main menu or another section.
It’s logical to understand the reason behind disabling, enabling and flushing the caches, and how this affects your website. In this tutorial, we will show you the importance of Cache Management.