Valuable Resources and Books for Magento Developers
Valuable Resources and Books for
If you are thinking to build your own eCommerce store, then Magento could
be the an ideal choice. Magento provides you everything you need to build
feature rich and highly functional eCommerce store. Magento has gained
immense popularity due to its openness and versatility. Person having good
command over PHP can easily understand the Magento’s working style and its
Whether you want to become a professional Magento developer or garnish
your skills and understanding about Magento, or simply contribute to
Magento community through developing your own decent extension, there is
plethora of free resources available through you can fulfill your desire.
Since there are plenty of resource available but only few of them provides the
updated and helpful information, thus we have compiled a list of few best
resources that Magento developer should get bookmarked.
1. Magento Documentation
Magento documentation provides a series of code. Here you will find
the each major element of Magento with their classes, files and
2. Learn Magento
LearnMagento.org is one of the biggest database of Magento Tutorials,
also offering best tips and tricks for Magento eCommerce. This could be
helpful for experts as well as novices.
3. Magento – Developer Knowledge Base
Magento – Developer Knowledge Base has eight part of introduction to
start with Magento. It provides all necessary information you need to
know. It makes you available with numerous code snippets and
explanations of best coding practices.
Magebase provides the Tutorials, Tips and Extensions blogs written by
expert Magento developers for Magento Developers.
5. Magento Developer’s Blogs
Magento has large community of expert developers evolving rapidly.
There are some of the excellent magento developers have in-depth
understanding this giant architecture. Their blogs and tutorials are the
great resource to pick up the tips, tricks and best practices to manage
Magento website effectively. Among the best are:
Alan Storm’s Developer Blog
Notes on Ecommerce Web Development
1. Magento PHP Developer's Guide
Learns how to,
•Development Magento Extension
(a step by step guide)
•Extend Magento Functionality, &
•Test your Magento Code
2. Mastering Magento
Learn how to,
•Customize Magento store for
•Utilize the techniques for
extending and tuning Magento
•Making your store run faster,
better and more productive.
3. The Definitive Guide to Magento
With the use of this book you will know
what Magneto is and how it can be
used and configured. Few excellent tips
and tricks also included at the end of
4. Magento For Developers
The book comprises of diagrams,
screenshots and clear instructions for
implementing custom solutions.
Content of the book is aimed at those
with more experience in working with
5. Instant Magento Performance Optimization How-to
Learn how to ,
•Improve performance of your
•Tune Magento installation for
•Identify the misconfigurations
that affect the website
6. Magento: Beginner's Guide - Second Edition
Learn how to ,
•Create fully featured and
attractive online ecommerce store
•Install, configure and manage
your Magento store
•Extend and customize the store
•Handle Tax, Shipping and Custom
7. php/architect's Guide to E-Commerce Programming with Magento
All the elements coupled with Magento
are covered in this Book. In addition,
you will see the separate chapter
dedicated to answering the most
common questions. The highly
anticipated book will give you the
insight you require to manage and
customize your Magento installation.
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