ECommerce systems are very easily available on internet e.g Magento, Prestashop, Zen Cart etc. With many different systems, we always need to get ourself aware about which system we should use & which one matches our business. This article will provide you few important features of eCommerce systems so you can easily decide which system suits your business best.
Catalog management is important aspect of eCommerce solution. It manages all products under one system, ideally it come with import & export functions, and this is an important feature when we have a lot of products to upload onto website. This feature can help us even reduce valuable time by doing massive download/upload of products onto the server. Imagine the amount of time that will be wasted if we need to upload 4000 products onto the server manually. The catalog also allows us to manage prices of the products easily. It also comes with scheduler to allow schedule prices of the products automatically. When browsing the catalog, the system must also come with filter & built-in search facility that can even be helpful to locate the products easily.
Marketing & Promotions Tools
Marketing & promotion is very significant for eCommerce website. A successful eCommerce store always needs an occasional online promotion & marketing campaign in order to keep the visitors coming back & make purchase on our website. We even needs to make sure our eCommerce system allows to create & manage discount coupons as coupons nowadays are one of the main source to increase sales, create & manage pricing for members and non-members.
Shipping & Delivery Features
A user friendly shipping & delivery module is important for an eCommerce site. The shipping/delivery module is important feature for end customers. The system needs to allow the visitors to select types of delivery options for the order, the user friendly system also needs to calculate and show visitor full info related to the shipping charges.
The payment module is one of the important features in an eCommerce system. Getting payment is the ultimate aim of almost all the eCommerce site selling products & subscriptions. The eCommerce system should support major payment gateways & systems available. E.g. PayPal, Worldpay and 2Checkout etc
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