I'm trying to get my head around the Magento system so that I can launch my business into the online commerce world.
Can anyone recommend any guides, books, online service provider platforms where I can find Magento webshop designers so help me out?
I have looked around and there are a variety of online platformns that offer Magento designers but I feel really passionate about my Magento online shop and would ideally like to undertake the construction process myself. So can anyone recommend if it's better to teach myself, or employ a specialist?
When it comes to web development, teaching yourself vs. hiring a specialist depends on a lot of things, including your background, your timeline, your budget, etc. I can't comment on Magento specificially, I don't know anything about it (I'm a Drupal consultant), but in general: