Ecommerce Platforms

E-commerce (electronic commerce or EC) is the buying and selling of goods and services, or the transmitting of funds or data, over an electronic network, primarily the Internet. These business transactions occur either business-to-business, business-to-consumer, consumer-to-consumer or consumer-to-business. The terms e-commerce and e-business are often used interchangeably. The term e-tail is also sometimes used in reference to transactional processes around online retail.

The benefits of e-commerce include its around-the-clock availability, the speed of access, a wider selection of goods and services, accessibility, and international reach. It’s perceived downsides include sometimes-limited customer service, not being able to see or touch a product prior to purchase, and the necessitated wait time for product shipping.

A website is the face of your business in this online era, more people search about businesses through the internet. Lots of businesses give up opening up shop in a specific location and instead, focus entirely on online e-commerce store. An ecommerce website gives superior exposure to your local or international business and an extra edge in the competitive market and also helps a business in endorsing their products and/or services across the globe in shortest possible time.