Online shopping is taking over! Just look at how many stores are closing — while maintaining there online presence. People love the convenience of purchasing online — even if they pay a bit extra for shipping. They don’t need to drive anywhere and can get multiple items in a span of minutes if the site has it.
Check back often here in our ecommerce section to find out what platforms are working best right now — is it Magento? Shopify? BigCommerce?
If you decide to host the Magento beast — what hosting will work for you? Hint: shared hosting will crumble if you want your shop running efficiently where customers will actually get to finish there order. A VPS or Dedicated Server is definately the way to go here!
We will go over SEO options for your online shop, and will discuss our own Quick Shopping Cart product on how it can provide a much cheaper alternative to building an online store — everyone needs to start somewhere — and you can always switch down the road as things get booming! If your site gets to that point — you’ll have reached an accomplishment in its own right.