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Create Two Amazing WordPress + Woocommerce Stores in One Day

Build Professional, Attractive and Functional e-Commerce Stores from Scratch with no Prior Experience or Knowledge
Instructor:
Theo McArthur
300 students enrolled
English [Auto-generated]
Create two beautiful stores from scratch
Design and customize a store that looks amazing
Use plugins to enhance your store's functionality
Set up Woocommerce from start to finish
Upload and configure products to your store
Create an amazing mobile experience
Accept credit and debit card payments
Choose the perfect name for your store
Create an attractive single page product hero
Create mega menus and navigation
Make beautiful and functional sliders
Make a great looking store header and footer
Create a 'news' or blog page that pops!
Create professional looking banners for your store
Tweak and polish your store to perfection

Set up beautiful and functional stores using WordPress and Woocommerce, in the space of just a few hours.  In this course, we build two amazing stores from scratch.

By the time you have completed the course, you will have two (or one if you prefer) stores fully set up, looking great, and ready to make sales!  Nothing is left out and you can follow along step-by-step.

Taught by an instructor with 15 years of experience with WordPress and 5 years experience of creating online stores.

Choose the perfect name for your store
Install and set up WordPress and Woocommerce
Set up payments, taxes, and shipping
Design and customize your store
Make amazing headers and sliders
Create mega menus
Create high converting ‘product hero’ pages
Create an attractive and functional sidebar
Set up a beautiful news or blog page
Customize the user account pages
Make a great shipping info page
Make a user friendly FAQ page
Tweak your store to improve loading speeds
And much more…

Even if you have no experience of WordPress or websites, or online stores, it doesn’t matter because the course is designed so that even complete beginners can follow along.

Introduction to the Course

1
How this Course is Structured and What to Expect

Learn what to expect from the course and take a closer look at the stores I will be showing you how to create

2
Frequently Asked Questions

This short video will answer your questions before you start this course!

3
Walk Through of the Course Dashboard

The quickest way to get questions answered, how to adjust the lesson playback quality, and more

4
Join the Facebook Group

The Basic Essentials

1
Choosing a Name for Your Store

Learn how to choose a great name for your new store!

2
Get the Right Hosting - This is Essential

Learn which type of hosting is right for an E-commerce store

3
Connecting Your Domain to Your Hosting

Quick lesson to show you how to connect your new domain name and your hosting. Don't miss this step

4
Installing WordPress

Learn how to install WordPress with a few clicks!

5
Install Free SSL and Make Your Store HTTPS

Install a free SSL certificate and make your entire store secure

6
Set up a Free Email Address

Create a free professional email address for your store

7
WordPress Housekeeping

Complete the basic WordPress set up tasks

Woocommerce Installation

1
Installing Woocommerce Part 1

Learn how to install and set up Woocommerce Part 1

2
Installing Woocommerce Part 2

Learn how to install and set up Woocommerce Part 2

3
Installing Woocommerce Part 3

Learn how to install and set up Woocommerce Part 3

4
Installing Woocommerce Part 4

Learn how to install and set up Woocommerce Part 4

Installing the Theme

1
Install Storefront

Install the basic free Storefront theme to get started

2
Add Some 'Practice' Products Part 1

Learn how to add and configure products.  For this we will be using some 'practice' products - Part 1

3
Add Some 'Practice' Products Part 2
4
Add Some 'Practice' Products Part 3

Payment & Tax Settings

1
Payment Settings Part 1

Set up Stripe to accept credit card payments from customers

2
Payment Settings Part 2

Make a test credit card purchase and learn how to check new orders, issue refunds, and more

3
Payment Settings Part 3

An alternative way to install Stripe (if you missed it during the Woocommerce installation

4
Payment Settings Part 4

Set up PayPal (optional)

5
Tax Settings Part 1

Learn how to set up automated taxes for your store Part 1

6
Tax Settings Part 2

Learn how to set up automated taxes for your store Part 2

Shipping Settings

1
Shipping Settings Part 1

Set up shipping zones and shipping methods for the countries and areas you want to ship to

2
Shipping Settings Part 2

Set up shipping options and learn how to add shipping classes

3
Shipping Settings Part 3

Finishing up with the shipping settings

Additional Woocommerce Settings

1
Accounts and Privacy Settings

Configure the accounts and privacy settings for your store

2
Automated Email Settings

Configure the emails that go out automatically to your customers

3
Advanced Settings

A quick look at the Woocommerce advanced settings

4
A Couple of Tips

Updating plugins and replacing the Woocommerce Mailchimp plugin

Customizing Your Store

1
Installing and Activating the Required Extensions

Installing the extensions for designing the store

2
Overview of the Customization Panel

Learn about the different features of the customization panel and what each feature is for

3
Creating the Layout and Design Part 1

Lets begin designing an amazing store.  Follow along, step-by-step, or just watch and learn!

4
Creating the Layout and Design Part 2
5
Creating the Layout and Design Part 3
6
Creating the Layout and Design Part 4
7
Creating the Layout and Design Part 5
8
Creating the Layout and Design Part 6
9
Creating the Layout and Design Part 7
10
Creating the Layout and Design Part 8
11
Creating the Layout and Design Part 9
12
Creating the Layout and Design Part 10
13
Creating the Layout and Design Part 11
14
Creating the Layout and Design Part 12

Menus and Mega Menus

1
Creating a Drop Down Menu

Learn to set up drop down and sub menus

2
Customizing a Drop Down Menu

Learn how to change the colors and styles of drop down menus

3
Creating a Mega Menu Part 1

Make mega menus to provide a great experience for your store visitors

4
Creating a Mega Menu Part 2

The second lesson on creating and customizing mega menus

Adding Extra Categories & Pages

1
Adding Categories for 'New Products' and 'Sale'

Set up some categories for your sale products and your new arrivals

2
Add a 'Best Sellers' Category

Set up a category for 'best sellers'

3
Tidy up the Product Categories Widget

Styling the categories widget to make it look great!

4
Creating Sub-Categories

Learn how to set up sub-categories

5
Adding an FAQ's Page

Create an amazing FAQ's page using a free plugin

6
Adding a Get Help/Contact Us Page Part 1

Create an attractive 'Contact Us' or 'Get Help' page

7
Adding a Get Help/Contact Us Page Part 2
8
Adding a Get Help/Contact Us Page Part 3
9
Adding a Shipping or Delivery Information Page Part 1

Use a free plugin to create great looking tables for shipping times and prices

10
Adding a Shipping or Delivery Information Page Part 2
11
Adding a Shipping or Delivery Information Page Part 3
12
Adding a Refunds & Returns Page

Set up a page to inform your visitors about your store's refund and returns policy

13
Adding a Custom 404 Error Page

Set up a nice looking 'error' page for your store

Attractive and User Friendly Product Pages

1
Creating Attractive Product Pages Part 1

Create great looking and user friendly product pages

2
Creating Attractive Product Pages Part 2
3
Highlighting a Single Product with Product Hero

Use the 'Hero' feature to create great featured pages for products that you want to highlight

Everything Else!

1
Setting up MailChimp Part 1

Use a free service to build a list of customers and send out special offers and notices - Part 1

2
Setting up MailChimp Part 2
3
Add a Cookies Consent Plugin

Make sure your store is compliant with data collection laws by adding and setting up this free plugin

4
Add the Anti-Spam Plugin

Install and activate Akismet to prevent comment spam on your store

5
Add a Social Sharing Plugin

Install and set up social sharing so that your store visitors can share your products on social media

6
Add a Wishlist Feature

Install this free plugin so that your store visitors can add products to their own wishlist

7
Optional - Add a News/Blog Page

Learn how to set up an amazing looking news or blog page for your store

Polishing the Store

1
Hiding individual Page Titles

Learn how to hide page titles on your store - this makes your store look tidier

2
Changing the Color/Size of the Default Font

Learn how to tweak your store's default font and change the color and size

3
Changing the Default Link Colour

Learn how to edit the color of the links on your store

4
Tidy up the Single Post Pages

If you have added a blog or news page to your store, learn how to make the post pages look great!

5
Improving the Slider Images

Earlier in the course we set up a slider.  Now you will learn how to improve the slider images and make them really attractive

6
Improving the Appearance of the Footer

Tidy up the store footer and make it look good!

7
Improving the Appearance of the Side Bar

Customize the side bar to make it pop!

8
Final Tweaks Part 1

A few tweaks to make sure everything is looking and working great!

9
Final Tweaks Part 2
10
Final Tweaks Part 3
11
Final Tweaks Part 4
12
Final Tweaks Part 5

Improving Site Speed

1
Speed up Loading Times Part 1

How to make sure your site is GZip enabled

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