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Introduction to NopCommerce Plugin Development

by Alex Wolf

This course explores NopCommerce - a popular, open source E-commerce platform built on ASP.NET MVC. In this course we will build a compelling plugin from start to finish and examine common development patterns and tasks along the way.

What you'll learn

NopCommerce is a modern, open source E-commerce platform built on ASP.NET MVC, SQL Server, and other great technologies. This course explores the platform in detail and demonstrates how to customize and extend it. Plugins are the main extension point for NopCommerce, so we will build a real world plugin from start to finish. Along the way we will explore how great design patterns like Dependency Injection and Repositories work within this framework. We will also cover supporting technologies like Autofac and Kendo UI. By the end of the course, you will feel comfortable building your own plugins customized to your E-commerce ventures.

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About the author

Alex Wolf works as a .NET and Azure Content Developer at Microsoft, and is passionate about learning and teaching software development. He has over a decade of experience and multiple certifications in the .NET ecosystem and related technologies. He is also highly engaged in DevOps and Cloud technologies to improve development workflows and infrastructure. Alex has worked for companies of nearly every size, ranging from small start-ups to very large enterprises. He also maintains a hobbyist ... more

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