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E Commerce Web Design
E-commerce Website Development: Making Money with Your Website
Regardless of the type of small business you own or non-profit organization you operate you can benefit from having an e-Commerce site. Apto can show you how your existing business can benefit from an e-commerce website design even if you don’t have a product that you are selling. The majority of businesses can benefit from a website that is capable of handling all aspects of business transactions. This includes accepting and processing orders, shipping, payment, and client management.
Required Elements for e-Commerce
- A product – this can be anything from: the products from your inventory, webinars, eBooks, software or consulting services and donations
- A place to sell the product/service – this is your website
- Traffic to your website
- Way to accept money – this requires a secure ordering page and connection to a bank
- Fulfillment facility – the place that fills the customer orders
- Way to accept returns
- Warranty Claims
- Customer Service – phone, email, online forms, FAQs, live chat, etc
Often companies will want to integrate other aspects of their business into the functions or practices on the e-Commerce site. An example of this can be as simple as allowing a customer to track their order.
How Can an e-Commerce Site Help Your Business?
E-commerce provides your current and potential customer and clients a way to easily purchase products or services or make a donation to your cause in a flexible and trusted manner and they can do it from anywhere that they have access to the internet. Here at Apto we provide our clients with one of the industries most advanced e-Commerce solutions. This advanced solution makes it very easy for your customers and clients to make a purchase or pay for a service directly from your online “store.”
Major Benefits of an e Commerce Web Design
- Global Customer Potential – businesses that are wise enough to have a professional website online open themselves to a global presence regardless of where they are located. This is an excellent way for your organization or business to reach untapped markets.
- Ease of Release of New Information – e-Commerce allows you to instantly get information out about your new products, services, specials, webinars, or fundraising endeavor.
- Business Automation – e-Commerce websites are integrated with online payment options such as PayPal. Client relationship management software allows for automated activities and business transactions.
- Improved Bottom Line – allows you to operate your business 24 hours a day 7 days a week regardless of whether you are in the office or on holiday.
- Increased credibility to your brick and mortar store and increased sales and lead generation.
- Improved Customer Satisfaction – In today’s society people are looking for an easier and simpler way of conducting business. Your customers will now be able to get directions, contact sales reps and find your contact information easily, all of these are elements of premium customer service.
- Amplified Web Exposure – Apto will make sure that your e-Commerce web design includes search engine optimization. This means we will make sure that your website is 100% search engine friendly. This leads to higher rankings which lead to increased leads and sales.
Apto’s e-Commerce Website Package Features
You will find that we offer numerous features designed to enhance your business and here are a few of those incredible features:
- Easy Management – Our web content management system allows you to manage and maintain your “web store” from anywhere in the world.
- Safety and Security – Apto utilizes only state of the art multi core web servers. With a 99.9% uptime your website will always be online and stable as well as 100% safe and security.
- Agile and Scalable Solutions – Our goal is to help our business partners (that is you) succeed and grow. Our custom plans are able to accommodate rapid growth; our servers are capable of supporting as many clients as you can drive to your site! Plus you can always upgrade and further customize your e-Commerce once you begin to outgrow it.
- Business Security – Every financial transaction is encrypted with the highest level of security on the web. Our 256 bit SSL encryption is absolutely tamper proof.
- User Friendly – Apto understands that the key to your business’s success is a user friendly and easily navigable website. Our stunning webs stores are beyond compare.
Apto E-Commerce Website Design Package
- Full Search Engine Optimization services
- Process Visa, MasterCard, Amex and Discover Cards securely
- Set up an unlimited amount of categories, subcategories and products to your ecommerce store
- Advanced Fraud Detection
- State of the art order management system
- Configure Shipping & Tax modules
- Integrate with FedEx and UPS accounts
- Include a Map of Your Location
- Control All Product Attributes (Size, Color, Style, Price, Promotions, etc)
- Pinpoint tracking of new and repeat clients
- Easily accessible past order history
- Clients have full access to their past orders and profile
- Automatic invoice generation and tracking
- Clients can view order history
- Ability to feature a new product listing on the home page
- Express checkout (no account required)
- Browse by price, brand manufacturer, category
- View Open & Closed Orders