Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up WordPress for ecommerce, part of WordPress Ecommerce: Easy Digital Downloads (2013).
I like to say you should always start with a clean slate whenever you start a…new WordPress project, and that is especially true when you're starting an…ecommerce project, because if you have an existing site with existing…navigation and an existing structure and you want to add ecommerce into it, you…may have to change a lot of the features on your site to make everything work…properly and make it easy for people to find the content on your site.…That doesn't mean you have to start a new site to make an ecommerce site;…it just means starting a new site is probably easier than incorporating…ecommerce into your existing site.…
Want to learn more about ecommerce with WordPress before jumping in? Check out the first course in this series where Morten explores other WordPress solutions, WordPress Ecommerce: Core Concepts.
- What is Easy Digital Downloads?
- Installing Easy Digital Downloads
- Setting up your store
- Configuring payment options
- Adding product data
- Testing the customer experience
- Receiving and managing orders
- Creating reports and discount codes