Opening your Magento store for business requires the following areas of consideration. While there are virtually any number of customizations you can make to the storefront and Admin, you can use each link in this is list as a place to start.

If you need help setting up your store, you can choose from our vast network of Magento Solutions Partners.
You can use a prepared theme and design your own home page, or work with an experienced Magento designer or Magento Associate to customize your site.
Product Catalog
Set up your product catalog-add products, create categories, import existing product catalogs, and leverage APIs or third-party data management solutions.
Payment Methods
Magento supports a wide variety of payment methods, services, and gateways that you can offer for your customers’ convenience.
Magento shipping and delivery options are easy to set up and give you the ability to connect with carriers who can ship your products all over the world.
Manage your taxes with our native tools, or add third-party extensions from Magento Marketplace.