WooCommerce Complete Guide Set Up an eCommerce Store
What you’ll learn
Understand the role of WooCommerce in the creation of an eCommerce store.
Learn to install WordPress and WooCommerce on a web host, or your own computer.
The limitations of the Gutenberg editor and why I recommend Elementor.
You’ll get a full Elementor primer to get you up and started with Elementor.
Build an eCommerce store using WooCommerce and WordPress.
The different types of products you can add to your store – simple, variable, grouped, affiliate/external, downloadable, and intangible.
How WooCommerce can be used for physical products, affiliate products, services, etc.
How to use categories, tags & attributes with your products for a better user experience.
How to use Upsells and cross sells.
Configure WooCommerce to create the site you want.
How to configure tax settings in WooCommerce.
How to setup shipping.
How to set up payment methods to accept Paypal, credit cards and more.
How to create different types of coupons that you can offer your customers for some or all of your products.
How to handle account privacy with WooCommerce and WordPress.
How to check (and fix) your site on mobile devices.
You’ll learn about a number of third-party addons for WooCommerce to add a stack of exciting features to your store.
You’ll be able to watch over my shoulder as I build an eCommerce store for my photography hobby.
You’ll get a complete reference section showing every WooCommerce setting and what they all do.
You should have a basic working knowledge of WordPress.
You should be interested in building an online store, whether for physical products, affiliate products, services, or drop shipping.
This is a complete course on how to build an eCommerce store with WordPress and WooCommerce. We start at “A” and end with “Z” with no steps missed. The only experience I assume is that you are familiar with WordPress.The course is split up into several sections.Section 1. Introduction. In this section, I’ll introduce myself as your instructor, and WooCommerce as the tool of choice. I’ll then give you a tour of the site we’ll be building in the course. Both lectures in this section have preview turned on, so you can take a sneak peek now if you want to.Section 2. WordPress.This section is there to get you started quickly with WordPress. We’ll cover install on a web host as well as an installation on your own computer if you prefer to follow the course without the expense of a web host and domain name. I’ll also cover a couple of important plugins I recommend you install to keep your site safe.Section 3. The WooCommerce Plugin.This section introduces you to WooCommerce and its popularity as an eCommerce site building plugin. We’ll look at market share, then install and get it set up ready for your store.Section 4. WordPress Page Editor.This section looks at the default WordPress editor called Gutenberg and its limitations for this type of site. I’ll introduce Elementor as the knight on the white horse, sweeping in to fix your problems, and I’ll give you an Elementor primer, complete with the Box Model knowledge you need to make the most of the design options you’ll have with Elementor.Section 5. Adding Products.This section will take you through all of the different types of products you can add to your store, such as Simple, Variable, Affiliate, Grouped, Downloadable, etc. We’ll discuss the need for categories and tags, as well as how to define attributes that can then be assigned to your products. We’ll end the section with a look at Upsells and Cross-sells.Section 6. Creating the eCommerce Store.With all the knowledge we’ve gained so far, we are now ready to build an eCommerce store. Watch over my shoulder as I build a fictional web store for my photography hobby. We’ll cover important topics like:Privacy page, terms, contact, etc.Adding the products. I’ll provide the product database I used in this course and instructions on how to import them into your own demo site so you can follow along with me, if you want.We’ll set up taxes.We’ll set up shipping.We’ll set up PayPal and credit card processing for the site.We’ll design a custom header and footer for the site.We’ll create a custom homepage with a unique header using Elementor.We’ll cover the options for customising your shop, including the shop page, product page, basket, account and checkout pages.We’ll discuss credibility and some things you should have visible on your site.We’ll then go through the options for making the store mobile-friendly using both the WordPress customizer and Elementor.Section 7. Extras.This section looks at several third-party addons for WooCommerce which will add some brilliant features to your store.Section 8. WooCommerce Reference.This section is a one-stop reference section. It goes through all the settings in WooCommerce to show you what they all do. If you want to know what something does, find the relevant lecture in this reference section and it should answer your question. Let me know if it doesn’t.By the end of this course, you will be confident (and competent) with WooCommerce and can build just about any type of eCommerce store for yourself or clients.
Section 1: Introduction
Lecture 1 Introduction to Instructor and the Course
Lecture 2 The Site we’ll Build
Section 2: WordPress
Lecture 3 Where to install WordPress?
Lecture 4 SSL Importance to eCommerce
Lecture 5 Hosting & Install Help
Lecture 6 Local Install
Lecture 7 WordPress Dashboard
Lecture 8 Backup UpdraftPlus
Lecture 9 Security Plugins
Section 3: The WooCommerce Plugin
Lecture 10 MarketShare of WooCommerce
Lecture 11 3rd party WooCommerce Plugins
Lecture 12 Installing WooCommerce
Lecture 13 What WooCommerce Takes Care of
Lecture 14 WooCommerce in the Dashboard
Lecture 15 Initial Settings
Lecture 16 Themes
Section 4: WordPress Page Editor
Lecture 17 Gutenberg Limitations
Lecture 18 The solution? Elementor!
Lecture 19 Elementor Works With the Theme
Lecture 20 Box Model
Lecture 21 Layouts with sections, columns and elements
Lecture 22 Elements
Lecture 23 Properties
Lecture 24 More Info on Elementor
Section 5: Adding Products
Lecture 25 About this section
Lecture 26 Auto Import Tools
Lecture 27 Categories
Lecture 28 Tags
Lecture 29 Simple Products
Lecture 30 Attributes
Lecture 31 Variable Products
Lecture 32 Affiliate Products
Lecture 33 Downloadable Products
Lecture 34 Grouped Products
Lecture 35 Upsells & Cross sells
Section 6: Creating the eCommerce Store
Lecture 36 Emails
Lecture 37 Legal Pages
Lecture 38 Contact and About Us
Lecture 39 Adding the Products
Lecture 40 Instructions for Importing Course Products
Lecture 41 Taxes
Lecture 42 Shipping
Lecture 43 Default Payment Methods
Lecture 44 Accept Paypal Payments
Lecture 45 Accept Credit Cards
Lecture 46 Deactivate Cache
Lecture 47 Header
Lecture 48 Footer
Lecture 49 PAGE DESIGN – Homepage Header
Lecture 50 PAGE DESIGN – Homepage – Part 1
Lecture 51 PAGE DESIGN – Homepage – Part 2
Lecture 52 PAGE DESIGN – Shop
Lecture 53 PAGE DESIGN – Product
Lecture 54 PAGE DESIGN – Basket, Account, Checkout
Lecture 55 Change Shop Button Colours
Lecture 56 Credibility & Legal Menu
Lecture 57 Product Reviews
Lecture 58 Responsive Design – Customizer
Lecture 59 Responsive Design – Elementor
Section 7: Extras
Lecture 60 Using Coupons
Lecture 61 Load More Products Plugin
Lecture 62 Wishlist
Lecture 63 Swatches
Lecture 64 Sticky Widget for Sidebar Cart?
Lecture 65 WooLentor
Lecture 66 WooCommerce Customizer
Section 8: WooCommerce Reference
Lecture 67 WooCommerce Interface
Lecture 68 WooCommerce – Home
Lecture 69 WooCommerce – Orders
Lecture 70 WooCommerce – Customers
Lecture 71 WooCommerce – Settings – General
Lecture 72 WooCommerce – Settings – Products
Lecture 73 WooCommerce – Settings – Tax Settings
Lecture 74 WooCommerce – Settings – Shipping
Lecture 75 WooCommerce – Settings – Payments
Lecture 76 WooCommerce – Settings – Account & Privacy
Lecture 77 WooCommerce – Settings – Emails
Lecture 78 WooCommerce – Settings – Integration
Lecture 79 WooCommerce – Settings – Advanced
Lecture 80 Products Menu & Add New
Lecture 81 Products – Categories
Lecture 82 Products – Tags
Lecture 83 Products – Attributes
Lecture 84 Products – Reviews
Lecture 85 Analytics Menu
Lecture 86 Analytics – Settings
Lecture 87 Analytics – Overview
Lecture 88 Analytics – Products
Lecture 89 Analytics – Revenue
Lecture 90 Analytics – Orders
Lecture 91 Analytics – Variations
Lecture 92 Analytics – Categories
Lecture 93 Analytics – Coupons
Lecture 94 Analytics – Taxes
Lecture 95 Analytics – Downloads
Lecture 96 Analytics – Stock
Lecture 97 Marketing – Overview
Lecture 98 Marketing – Coupons
Section 9: And Finally…
Lecture 99 Bonus Lecture
Entrepreneurs or people tasked with building an online store for physical, downloadable, affiliate, or drop shipping products.,Anyone wanting to learn how an eCommerce store is built online.
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Created by: Andrew Williams