Need an eCommerce Website?
We can build your eCommerce website, as this forms part of our comprehensive service offering. Online shopping has come a long way since the first eCommerce sale happened in 1994. Now, online shops are commonplace, and customers want to shop online due to convenience and instant gratification – no matter the time of day and night. If you offer products or services, your website should be built with an online store. This ensures you never lose valuable sales. This will also attract potential customers as they browse your site and find that you offer an online shopping option.
Online shopping offers various businesses, of any size, the opportunity to increase leads, convert leads into sales and add to their annual turnover. We have seen time and time again, how in times of crisis, our clients who had online stores managed to keep their heads above the water. Having an online platform for clients to shop on is more than a nice-to-have for your business, it is a necessity.
Why use an online shop?
You can better serve your customers by offering an online shopping platform. This provides them with convenience as they can purchase goods or services at any time of the day or night.
Is it easy to manage?
An eCommerce website is relatively easy to manage. One person can manage a simple solution, or an entire department can be allocated to a bigger platform. It all depends on your needs and the demand that exists.
Some business owners may have security concerns about eCommerce, and rightly so. Online payments are susceptible to fraud and other security infringements. Follow these basic security tips to keep your site protected:
- Use strong passwords
- Ensure you enable HTTPS by purchasing an SSL certificate
- Use a secure eCommerce platform
- Never store sensitive or personal data – ever
- Make use of reputable website monitoring tools
- Take cyber security seriously and evaluate potential problems and loopholes that may arise often and address them as soon as possible