Introduction to Ecommerce Platforms
Ecommerce platforms are specific software that can create a completely new online shop or that can transform a simple website into a very effective online store where you can sell services, product or anything else that you like to sell.
These eCommerce platforms support various payment methods including payment gateways, credit cards, paypal, and cash on delivery so customers can buy your products easily.
Ecommerce platforms provide a system by which seller can sell his product easily and buyer can buy it easily. This kind of software also gives you liberty to add, modify and delete a product details on website.
Here is just a few of the main Ecommerce software platforms that can create a tremendous online store for you.
Magento eCommerce platform comes in two flavors, its community version is completely free while its paid version gives few more extra feature. If we talk about the popularity of this platform we can say it is one of the most popular eCommerce platforms and many big companies are using its paid version for their eCommerce software needs.
This is another great eCommerce platform that is completely free and open source and you can easily use it to create a site on your preferred host with proper security. Also the best thing about osCommerce is this software has more than 7000 add-ons and ultimate community support that make it one of the best eCommerce platforms.
There’s an App for that
Nowadays, there’s an app for everything. Popular content platforms like WordPress and Joomla for example have many add-on Applications that can do just about anything – including enabling ecommerce. So be sure to check out the Apps that are available for the existing software you are using.