WordPress is an excellent solution for building ecommerce sites. Begin with the basics of developing ecommerce sites with popular solutions like Easy Digital Downloads and WooCommerce. Then learn how to customize your site, drive visitors to your online business, and work with clients to scope projects for their businesses.
Plan your ecommerce site.
Practice working with WooCommerce plugins and themes.
Learn how to build an online store with WordPress, using WordPress ecommerce plugins and a selection of third-party tools.
1h 10m • COURSE
WordPress Ecommerce: Easy Digital Downloads with Patrick Rauland
Discover how to build an online store for digital products like software, courses, and ebooks using WordPress and the Easy Digital Downloads plugin.
1h 58m • COURSE
WordPress Ecommerce: WooCommerce with Patrick Rauland
Learn how to build an online store using WordPress and the WooCommerce plugin.
2h 25m • COURSE
WordPress: Developing Secure Sites with Jeff Starr
Secure your WordPress site with some basic site configuration, code updates, and free plugins. Learn how to fight spam, bots, and hacking with these simple WordPress security tips.
2h 38m • COURSE
WordPress: Customizing WooCommerce Themes with Patrick Rauland
Build a WordPress ecommerce site that matches your brand. Learn to customize WooCommerce themes with hooks, template overrides, PHP, and CSS.
1h 24m • COURSE
WordPress Ecommerce: WooCommerce Plugins with Patrick Rauland
Learn how to tailor the functionality of your online store to match your existing business practices by creating a plugin that interacts with WooCommerce.
2h 26m • COURSE
SEO: Ecommerce with Steve Harris
SEO for ecommerce is different. Get strategies tailored for optimizing an online store to improve page rankings and build traffic.
1h 44m • COURSE
WordPress Plugins: SEO with Patrick Rauland
Learn how to use two of the most prevalent search engine optimization (SEO) plugins—Yoast SEO and the All in One SEO Pack—to increase traffic to your WordPress site.
59m 15s • COURSE
WordPress Plugins: Analytics with Patrick Rauland
Learn how to use analytics to discover how people get to your WordPress site and where they go when they get there.
35m 28s • COURSE
Ecommerce: Scoping Projects with Patrick Rauland
Learn how to discuss potential ecommerce projects with clients and accurately scope and deliver proposals.
1h 8m • COURSE
You’ll learn WordPress ecommerce skills with these experts
Patrick Rauland is the product manager for WooCommerce at WooThemes.
He's done everything from creating custom PHP and MySQL applications to building client sites with WordPress to planning and developing commercial WordPress plugins. Hailing from Denver, Colorado, when he isn't engrossed in a podcast or audiobook he likes to run, hike, or go rock climbing.
Jeff Starr is a professional web developer and book author with over 15 years of experience.
Jeff works with WordPress every day, designing themes, developing plugins, and securing sites. His books include Digging into WordPress, WordPress Themes In Depth, and The Tao of WordPress. Jeff actively develops over 20 WordPress plugins and has published over 1,000 WordPress articles around the web. To learn more, check out PerishablePress.com and DigWP.com, where he shares code snippets and in-depth tutorials on security, web development, and how to succeed with WordPress.
Steve Harris is an award-winning professional graphic designer, operating under the studio name Visual Arms.
An active advisor and beta tester for Adobe Systems Incorporated, Steve's work has been regularly featured on the Adobe Muse website, as well as in Computer Arts Magazine and other international publications. As the founder and designer behind www.Muse-Themes.com, the web's first premium Adobe Muse template resource, he has helped thousands of Muse users get started building professional websites. Steve enjoys spending his time-sharing technology, pushing products forward, blogging, training, and mentoring. He is passionate about technology and business, and actively follows the startup world, learning the latest in software, apps, and anything web.