New Magento Book: Magento 1.3: PHP Developer’s Guide
Our friends over at Packt Publishing have just released a brand new Magento book, Magento 1.3: PHP Developer’s Guide. If you’re looking for information and examples on Magento’s architecture and how to extend and customize Magento, if you’re a developer working on Magento projects or if you are working on Magento Connect extensions, then this book is for you. Here’s a quick peak from the publisher’s description:
This book will show you how to develop better and do more with the Magento. You will be able to extend and customize modules for the Magento system without editing the core system code. It will show you how to create both basic and advanced functionality modules for your store and help you turn your ideas for extending Magento into reality by building modules from scratch.
By the end of the book you will be able to take your basic knowledge of Magento and turn it into something advanced that will help you develop turn your ideas for extending Magento into reality.
If you’re a PHP programmer interested in Magento, be sure to also register for our upcoming Best Practices for Magento Development webinar, taking place next week. We’ll be covering many of the same topics, such as Magento architecture, coding conventions, setting up a Magento development environment and how you can become a Magento contributor.