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Sell your products online – A guide to ecommerce

Posted by Alex Neir on Thu, April 21, 2011 @ 06:29 AM
A Guide to Ecommerce

Sell your products online – A guide to ecommerce

Are you looking to set up an online store? Are you confused with all the moving parts and how they work together? If the answer is yes, then look no further as our guide is intended to explain what you need and how to set it up.

This guide is broken down into 3 sections, each intends to explain how an ecommerce site works and what’s involved.

  1. Starting an Ecommerce Website
  2. Shopping Cart Compatibility
  3. Merchant Account Rates and Fees Explained

Starting and ecommerce website. Starting with the basics, what is involved? We begin by discussing each individual piece of the solution. We start with the website itself, next we talk about the shopping cart and hosting, last we discuss the payment gateway and merchant account. Don’t get discouraged as it seems like a lot in the beginning but once you understand how each piece works it becomes much simpler.

Shopping cart compatibility. In this section we discuss the shopping cart and payment gateway in detail. We offer a workflow on how the shopping cart and payment gateway work together with the merchant account to accept payments via the internet. We also have a shopping cart compatibility worksheet to help focus the information you need based on your set up. 

Merchant account rates and fees explained. In this section we break down all the rates and fees associated with a merchant account so that you know what to expect. We offer a detailed explanation of each, as well as a guide to pricing.  

The internet is a powerful vehicle for expanding your business reach. By opening an ecommerce store you are able to reach customers that you previously could not. You also allow your customers to purchase your goods and services 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Additionally, you are creating a stronger brand as exposure on the internet increases brand awareness, brand availibility and loyalty.

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Tags: Payment Gateway, Ecommerce, Internet