Did you know that more than half of all US companies have eCommerce and are selling products from their website over the Internet? eCommerce allows people to exchange goods and services immediately with no barriers of time or distance. Any time of the day or night, you can go online and buy almost anything you want so each day more and more businesses are realizing the magnitude and importance of having their own eCommerce store.
You must have the following elements to conduct eCommerce:
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In order to be able to accept credit cards over the internet, you must apply to your bank or an online Merchant for an Internet Merchant Account. A Merchant Account will give you a "gateway" like authorize.net and paypal to accept and process credit cards.
A digital certificate, also known as a SSL Server Certificate, enables SSL (Secure Socket Layer encryption) on the web server. SSL protects communications so you can take credit card orders securely and ensure that hackers cannot eavesdrop on you.
Web hosting is a very important step to gain a presence on the internet. DesignHosting.Biz is secure, reliable & focused on making your online business a success giving you the web tools needed to establish a solid Internet presence.
Shopping cart software gives you, the store owner, full control to keep track of your customer's accounts & purchases, respond to customer orders, add products, set up shipping & payment, create tax schedules and your designed store front.