“E-Commerce” Posts

Guide to Choosing the Right Shopping Cart Software for Your Business

Guide to Choosing the Right Shopping Cart Software for Your Business

When it comes to choosing shopping cart software for your business, a lack of options is not an issue. There are hundreds of platforms available today, many of which offer specialized business features for different online industries. An abundance of choice is a good thing, as it means you'll be able to find something out there that works for you. However, it can also be overwhelming to compare all these options. Business owners are already under pressure, and nobody wants to have second thoughts about the vital piece of software that runs their website and online store. That's your central…

What Is Online Credit Card Processing?

What Is Online Credit Card Processing?

Online credit card processing refers to card-not-present payments that are completed on an e-commerce website via a Payment Gateway. The gateway is either provided by or integrated with a Merchant Service Provider. To be successful in online credit card processing, there are certain services and tools that are required, while others are nice to have. Learn about the providers involved in online credit card processing, requirements and how you can simplify back-end e-commerce operations. Payment Gateways and More Before you can start online credit card processing, you need to set up the following: Website Hosting: The technology and services needed…

How to Set Up Hosted Checkout With PayJunction

How to Set Up Hosted Checkout With PayJunction

Welcome to PayJunction University, where we teach you how to use PayJunction like a pro. Today’s lesson is on how to set up Hosted Checkout, which enables businesses to securely accept payments through their websites with minimal effort. Hosted Checkout can be used in two ways: by e-commerce businesses selling various products online, or by businesses looking to collect payments on outstanding balances or invoices. Depending on how you use Hosted Checkout, some of the follow steps may not apply. To get started, select “More” from the menu on the left and then click “Hosted Payments” under “Other.” Select…

10 E-Commerce Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Product

10 E-Commerce Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Product

Long gone are the days when a cash register and shop front were the only things you needed to sell your goods. Online is the smart way to sell, but you could still be making 10 classic e-commerce mistakes. Poor Product Description No one wants to take a guess at what they’re buying. If your product description isn’t detailed enough, you won’t attract customers to buy your products. Due to the nature of online shopping, you must provide a thorough experience to incentivize purchases, which includes showing the item from every angle as well as up close.…