what is Magento
Magento is an open source e-commerce software created by Varien Inc. which is useful for online business. It has a flexible modular architecture and is scalable with many management options, which is beneficial for users. Magento uses an e-commerce platform that offers organizations the best e-commerce solutions and an extensive support network. This tutorial will teach you the basics of Magento with which you can easily create websites. The tutorial is divided into different sections and each of these sections contains related topics with screenshots explaining the Magento administration screens.
Before we begin this guide, we assume that you are already familiar with the basics of HTML and CSS. If not, we suggest you go through our quick HTML and CSS Tutorial.