Building an e-commerce business has never been more doable than it is now. With great content management systems, support and analytics available to business starters, all you need is a little bit of guidance to get up and running. In this class, you’ll learn how to build a fully functioning e-commerce website in 90 minutes. We’ll discuss various content management systems, install and edit a theme using HTML and CSS, upload a product onto your web store, and install Google Analytics so you can keep track of your users.
- Understand the pros and cons of various e-commerce content management systems
- Learn how to use HTML and CSS to customize a website theme
- Find out how to install and use Google Analytics on your site to track users
- Leave with a list of resources for continuing your business’ growth
Prereqs & Preparation
This class is ideal for e-commerce newcomers or beginners interested in starting a business or building an e-commerce website. Please bring your laptop. Computer work will begin 15 minutes into the course.
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP LEADER
E-Commerce Business Owner and Consultant
Hayden Wheatley is an e-commerce business owner and consultant. He has been a deal maker since his days on the playground. Today, instead of dealing in Pokemon cards and Pop Tarts, Hayden builds and advises e-commerce businesses. He believes that understanding technology is one of the most important skill sets for the future and that leveraging technology to grow and scale businesses is going to reveal the leaders and innovators of the future.