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What is eCommerce business?



New Member
Why is it important now a days as we are all facing COVID-19?


Verified Member
The key for any e-commerce business is the fact that orders are taken and paid online. This means there is no need to visit a physical shop and all packaging and posting is carried out under very hygienic conditions. I think the next few years will see a boom in business for e-commerce websites as the concerns regarding the coronavirus will certainly not disappear overnight.


New Member
An ECommerce shop is very important in these days. First of all, now it is recommended to have an online shop to avoid contacting with many people. Secondly it is really convenient for you and for the buyer to find things that they want on your shop. And there is the shipping, a buyer, won`t drive 500 miles for a small thing. if the buyer will see that you can ship the item it will buy it right away. If you want more information about it I suggest you to contact cs-cart. These guys are the best in this field and you won`t have any problems with them. They will help you with everything that is needed. Plus, you will have support from the whole team.


New Member
Any online transaction is an ecommerce business. Even a service you pay for online can be construed to be an ecommerce business, although most people see it as a shop like Amazon or Ebay. Covid-19 has opened everyones eyes, I believe, to the importance of complementing an offline shop with an online pressence. Ecommerce businesses are the way forward in this digital economy and I hope the pandemic has opened people up to this. At Finance Equation, we specialise in ecommerce services for businesses. Finding a good specialist who has expertise in business start-ups, business planning and/or ecommerce accounting such as Ebay or Amazon seller accounting is important. Starting off with all your processes in place enables you to scale quicker when the time is right.