To build an eCommerce website, the most daunting question is which platform to select that fulfills all your business needs. This is because each eCommerce platform has its own set of advantages pertaining to technology, customization, resources and processes. Whether you wish to run a small, medium or enterprise eCommerce website, all that you should do is in-depth planning and research to commence with.
Regardless of the optimistic forecasts that by 2018, it’s expected that online sales in the U.S. will raise to $414 billion, a 57% increase from the actual $263 billion generated in 2013 for retailers, executives, marketers, and IT departments, however the biggest concern is managing eCommerce operations by picking the right eCommerce platform.
This white paper presents you things which must know prior to selecting an eCommerce platform such as Magento, OpenCart, OsCommerce, Joomla eCommerce, X-Cart, Zen cart, Woo Commerce etc. Make sure that you take a wise and well- informed decision because altering platforms down the line can often be a time consuming and expensive procedure.
This whitepaper answers some of the very basic questions which we come across while choosing the best platform for our eCommerce website like:
1. Factors based on which the eCommerce platform can be evaluated
2. What are the most prominent features that our eCommerce platform should have?
3. What are the possible ways in which we can secure our eCommerce website from vulnerabilities?
4. Whether we should go for Custom Coded Website or use a ready-made eCommerce platform