If you were to look at ten different retails sites online you’d probably notice small to drastic differences between each of the sites. While they all offer products for sale, the features, functions and options available to customers will differ.
Regardless of how big or how small a retail Web site is, all e-commerce sites have the same basic fundamental building blocks that enable them to work. From choosing a domain name to accepting and processing credit card payments online, Web retailers have a lot of work to do before they can hang their open-for-business sign.
From registering a domain name to making sure your retail site is secure, we cover the basic fundamentals that lay the foundation for building a retail shop online.
Ecom Primer: What You Need to Set-up Shop Online
By Vangie Beal, August 31, 2009