8 Ways To Develop An E-commerce Development Project

by samir, on April 25 2017

To develop an E-commerce website is a challenging and lengthy process. With the increase in the E-commerce sites and Apps, this has now become more difficult to implement. People’s choices and demands are changing the course of time. So, you need to be updated with all the latest benefits and schemes for the customers. Here, are a few tips for an E-commerce Development Company to develop an E-commerce website.

  • The search bars available within the reach

    Well, every E-commerce site should have a search bar that is easily found. We often use search bars to search the products. This helps the customers to find the exact product on one click instead of scrolling down the products. So, the search bars should be easily available to the customers, may be somewhere on the top left or right corner; wherever it is comfortable.

  • Shopping cart available

    This is obvious and a must have featured on the website. Well, the basket should be visible on all pages so that the shopping is easily done. Making the basket and the search bar prominent on the website will help the customers to navigate through the website, save and make the purchase easily. Well, you need to place both as per the design requirements.

  • Navigation is easy

    Well, the E-commerce websites are heavy and complex. The design and its flow should be such that the visitor or the customer should be able to navigate, search and get their products easily. The wise use of the drop down menus helps the customers to search and shop easily. Things are easily accessible when the menu and the site are easily navigable. Also, the design should be simple but efficient enough to solve the purpose of having an E-commerce website.

  • Provision of Comment and review

    Well, with the increase in the use of the mobile phones, people have now become App freak and mobile freak. Most of the shopping is done through the E-commerce Apps. With such an increase and craze in the apps, so has the reviewing and commenting system. People now rely more on the reviews on the Apps and the products. Before making a purchase people do check the comments and the reviews of it and then make a purchase. So, your E-commerce website should have this feature where the people can review and comment on the product and the purchase and improve the app’s usage.

  • SEO should be proper

    SEO should be done in a proper way so that the E-commerce website gets better rankings on the search engines. Make sure you use the heading tags in a proper way. Make sure the URL is structured and focuses on the targeted keywords. Make sure you optimize your site in such a way that you get the benefit of PPC (Pay Per Click). Once the SEO is done properly then you get high rankings which are in turn beneficial to your products and business.

  • Products should be filtered easily

    Filtering of the products is a must. These help the customers to make a choice of their own, which is in the budget and color schemes. For eg, if you wish to purchase a pair of sunglasses if the site is having a filter option like filters in terms of prices, color, shape, reviews, and brand, then a customer can easily purchase a product of his own.

  • You should be approachable

    Make sure there is a support team for customer’s queries and inquiries. They should be available on hand and right away to solve all the delivery, purchase, and many other services. Your contact details such as email ids and contact phone numbers should be in a working condition so that if a customer tries to contact you, you are approachable.

  • Review your product

    Make sure you review your product every-now-and-then. Check the site’s speed, it’s loading time. The E-commerce sites have a lot of images, thus requires a high amount of loading speed so that the user enjoys the shopping experience.

Final Thoughts:

E-commerce and E-commerce development are now living a king size life. Well, as an E-commerce Development Company, you should be able to deliver and incorporate all that is needed for an E-commerce site. These are some tips for E-commerce development and project, such that you can easily set your brand among the many.

Samir

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Samir Patel is a staunch believer of quality and possesses 4+ years of experience working in IT domain in total. He has a strong hold in the MVC frameworks mainly in CodeIgniter, CakePHP, and Zend. Moreover, he also has a thorough knowledge of...