How to Create an ECOMMERCE Website with WordPress - Online Store!
In this step-by-step video tutorial, I walk you through how to create a professional and customizable eCommerce website with WordPress so you can start your own online store using the free Mystile theme and the free WooCommerce plugin. This tutorial is comprehensive so that nothing is left out and everyone can easily follow along!
Things covered in this video include:
Bullet list of what you'll be creating
A look at the exact website you will learn to create
Setting up a domain name and hosting account with a company called HostGator and getting your first month of web hosting for just 1 cent
Installing WordPress on your hosting account
Configuring basic WordPress settings
Download the free Mystile theme
Installing and activating the Mystile theme
Downloading and installing the free eCommerce plugin called WooCommerce
Setting up basic WooCommerce Settings
Setting up thumbnail image sizes so your product photos aren't blurry!
Basic Mystile theme settings
Using free high quality stock photos
Using the visual editor to add images, text, and bullet lists
Embedding YouTube videos
Creating the "Contact" form page
Creating variable products
Setting up navigation menus
Using WooCommerce shortcodes - creating a product categories page
Setting up the "Home" page
Setting up featured products
Coming up with a professional color scheme
Creating a professional logo
Setting up PayPal payment processing
Setting up tax options
Setting up shipping options
Adding shipping classes for advanced shipping options
Setting up coupons
Adding up-selling and cross-selling functionality
Setting up widgets and widget areas
Adding an optional blog
Where to set up a Gravatar
Configuring comment settings
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