If you are in the business of selling products or services, the internet is a great way to sell to your customers, regardless of where or when they are shopping. E-commerce is one of the fastest growing industries on the internet, as people seek the ease and convenience of shopping online.
Integrating e-commerce into your site takes some finesse, especially if you want it to be a pleasant and intuitive experience for your visitors.
Electronic commerce, commonly known as e-commerce, eCommerce or e-comm, consists of the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. It is more than just buying and selling products online. It also includes the entire online process of developing, marketing, selling, delivering, servicing and paying for products and services.
The amount of trade conducted electronically has grown extraordinarily with widespread Internet usage. The use of commerce is conducted in this way, spurring and drawing on innovations in electronic funds transfer, supply chain management, Internet marketing.