Free Intro to Magento 2 for Business Users

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Target Audience

Magento store owners, eCommerce managers, merchandisers, product or marketing managers, customer service, operations management and staff. People who don’t need the full depth of the Managing Your Magento 2 Store course.  Even non-business users may find this course to be a helpful introduction to using Magento.

Prerequisites

Understanding of eCommerce and familiarity with eCommerce systems

Course Overview

This free course is a basic introduction to using Magento. It introduces some of the key features and functionality offered in the Magento 2 Admin Panel. It does not include the thorough exercises, labs, and support that accompany paid Magento U courses. This course gives merchants, marketing managers, Magento store owners, eCommerce managers, customer service, operations management and staff, and other admin users a basic introduction to using Magento.

This course is based on Magento Commerce v2.2.x and Magento Open Source v2.2.x

Support

To help you have the best experience possible, we have a community forum for people to discuss free basic courses. If you need assistance with any of Magento U’s Free Introduction courses or the Free Video Library, visit Magento U on the Magento Forums.

Other Recommended Training

For more comprehensive Business User training, the main recommended course is Managing Your Magento 2 Store (Instructor LedOn-Demand). It provides several times the depth of this free basic course through expanded content including the following Magento Commerce topics:
Taxes, Payments and Shipping, Configuring Checkout, Catalog and Price Rules, Customer Segments, Gift Options, Reports, Product Relations, Category Permissions, Metadata, and much more. Other courses you might consider include:

Course Outline

Unit 1: Introduction
  • 1.1 Admin Overview
  • 1.2 Application Architecture
  • 1.3 Creating Users and User Roles
  • 1.4 Setting Up for Business

Unit 2: Category Creation and Landing Page Appearance
  • 2.1 Creating Categories
  • 2.2 Category Landing Page Appearance

Unit 3: Products
  • 3.1 Understanding Product Types
  • 3.2 Product Creation Basics
  • 3.3 Product Creation
  • 3.4 Importing and Exporting Products

Unit 4: Navigation
  • 4.1 Using Layered Navigation
  • 4.2 Arranging Products in a Category

Unit 5: Customer Management and Store Communications
  • 5.1 Customer Accounts and Wishlists
  • 5.2 Customer Management
  • 5.3 Store Communications