What is an eCommerce Website?
E-commerce refers to an online activity of buying and selling products and services by businesses and consumers. Majority of E-commerce websites consists of Business to Consumer Model (B2C). However, Business to Business Model (B2B) is also prevailing in the time being i.e. sales or wholesale activity. Digital goods also have value. E-commerce sells these goods and it allows the clients to pay online. The transfer of funds is completely electronic.
Our E-Commerce solution and powerful shopping cart
With our ecommerce website shopping cart solution, you will be able to list Unlimited Products, unlimited categories and unlimited pages, thus you will never be restricted, in spite of however your large or tiny your business grows. Our Ecommerce Website Design system also features invoicing and statistics, Real-time PayPal or Credit Card payment processing, shipping calculator, Coupons & Discount Rules, Product Reviews, Facebook integration, Wish-lists and Search Engine Optimisation features and best of all, you can update everything yourself using our easy-to-use Content Management System (CMS), that allows you to add webpages and products by yourself without any additional software or coding experience. Here are just some of the shopping cart features, but there are too many to list, so please feel free to contact us with any inquires.
- Unlimited Products
- Unlimited Categories
- Automatic Tax calculator
- Shipping calculator
- Multiple payment gateways
- Automatic Invoicing
- Inventory reports
- Stock handler with email notification if stock is running low
- Sell Anything
- Coupons and Gift cards
- Product Reviews
- Downloadable Products
- Related Products
- Customer Wish Lists
- And so much more
Also known as Shopping Carts, Online Stores or Online Shop. When it comes to E-Commerce Website Design, or an E-Commerce redesign, you need a partner that is focused and experienced in providing companies the best in Professional e-Commerce Web Design Solutions. With a team of experts under one roof, Web Design Center’s goal is provide you with all of the necessary design, development and marketing services to be successful online. With platform features such as unlimited products and categories, to a secure one- page checkout, we make online shopping easy for customers and easy to manage for website owners. From merchandising a product or subscription, to taking payments for a service or product, our team will develop the custom E-Commerce web site for your business. There is no limit to what your E-Commerce site can achieve when providing your products or services online. The Web Design Center Ecommerce Shopping Cart makes it quick, easy and affordable to sell your products online. We include everything you need to start selling straight away as well as a custom design to match your business. The result is an affordable, professional, feature-packed Shopping Cart.
What you need for a successful E-Commerce website?
1. Decide what you are going to sell
The first step is deciding what type of product, services or digital goods you want to sell. Research is critical. It will help you to know about competitor’s product or services and the changes you need to make.
2. Business Model
Know whether or not the product is made by you or you will need to import it from third-party suppliers. Will you concentrate on price, quality or quantity? Which of your products or services has the greatest profit margin for you to earn? Do you offer a money-back guarantee, warranty or express shipping? It ensures you to know your business inside-out. It will increase the chances of succeeding your business.
3. Choose where you will store your inventory
Unless you are making your own products, you will likely be purchasing stock from a distributor/supplier. You will need to arrange a place to store your inventory such as a warehouse or storage centre. It is important to think of the future as well as present situation while looking through the options. Take into account how much your business will scale when deciding on the storage space that you may need.
4. Setup a business account and merchant account
Creation of new bank accounts is essential relating to business. They should be in your business’s name. For tax and accounting reasons, never mix personal and business bank accounts. Try to keep all expenses and earnings separate from day one.
5. E-commerce website design
The e-commerce website should be attractive and also user-friendly. It should be easy to navigate. The flow and functionality of Webstore is critical to increase sales. The important features should be highlighted such as sales, free shipping, product category etc.
6. Product Description
Convincing a visitor into buying a product from you ecommerce website will take proper description, title etc. Consider your ecommerce store as the shelves of a physical, retail store – tidy, informative and easy-to-find products that are beneficial to a good customer experience. Include product descriptions and quality images of all your products for sale. Include weight and measurements if relevant. More the information, betters the response.
7. SSL Certificate
It is highly recommended to have SSL certificate on your Webstore. An SSL certificate is used to encrypt parts of your website that collects personal information from your website users. This prevents fraudsters accessing to the private information of the customers such as credit card details. SSL’s are necessary for any ecommerce business. Like a merchant account, shop around for the best price SSL vendors.