There are 182,000 active eCommerce sites. The competition is tough, you don’t have the right to make mistakes, and you have to make the right choices from the start.
There are several available options for e-commerce website development technologies.
Depending on the complexity of your project and the budget/time at your disposal, you can outsource your eCommerce development.
A good eCommerce and mobile app consultant will generally use an open-source CMS like Prestashop or Magento, or else decide to build your site with a “turnkey” solution and hosted with Wix, Shopify, or Oxatis.
Whatever type of solution you choose, the most important is to know the best eCommerce practices and have a good working methodology.
A well-developed eCommerce solution creates a link between the buyer and the seller of goods or services via the Internet and allows the transfer of money or data in order to execute these transactions, while taking care of the online data security by using a video id verification platform, such as Fully-Verified.
The realization of an eCommerce project goes through different phases: specifications, choice of CMS and tools, construction of the product catalog, monitoring of development, and finally SEO optimization and launch preparation.
We’ve tried to summarize the best platform for eCommerce websites that you can leverage along with eCommerce technology trends so you can choose the one that works best for you.
Shopify has been specially designed for small businesses with an extremely simple installation process. You can take advantage of this solution without any developer skills.
The simplest solution of all, providing a full-service subscription + hosting services and integrated features to improve SEO.
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PrestaShop is an ‘open source’ e-commerce solution, existing since 2007.
With this platform, you can create stores in the cloud or via self-hosting.
This e-commerce web technology is easy to use and offers a powerful online store interface and is good for buyers.
Although it is one of the free eCommerce tools and technology, it is rich in a wide range of complementary features.
A very reliable solution focused on the user experience.
WordPress is probably the most popular and widely used online store technology.
This platform is very simple to set up and adapt to our needs.
It has an excellent CMS (Content Management System) which allows you to create new articles or pages very easily without any development.
The WooCommerce plugin grants all the necessary online store services.
WordPress is a perfect choice in the case of a small e-commerce site where the “intro” section of the site is also important.
Magento is the main autonomous platform for the development of online stores.
This platform was developed for the management of large online stores.
It can manage a large number of products (500+). It also has a very user-friendly CMS once it is properly configured.
It is a little more complex to set up at the start, which requires further development.
This solution is suggested if the online sales function is the key function of the site and the site has to manage a large number of products.
With Drupal Commerce, we can create e-commerce sites and applications of all sizes.
Due to Drupal’s expertise, the best features of Drupal and major modules like views and rules are also available for maximum flexibility.
To learn more about the cost to develop an eCommerce app with any of these different eCommerce website development technologies, connect with our team of experts.
At OneClick, incorporating the latest advancements and eCommerce development technologies is our motto. After all, it is only by staying on top of the game can we build highly successful eCommerce portals for our clients. Contact us to discuss your idea for going digital.