There is a growing need for businesses to provide real time data to customers from their internal systems, not only to improve communications with customers, but also to reduce the number of telephone requests for information which could be provided more easily on line. Of course customers who need to speak to you will continue to do so, but where they simply need information many customers would prefer to ‘help themselves’.
For many businesses providing this information presents very serious security risks. Although current accounting information, copy invoices, delivery and production schedules are readily available internally, granting access to those ...
Choosing a domain name and getting a website up and running are often a key early tasks for most new businesses and this can be done very cheaply with some of the hosting companies using template based websites with limited numbers of pages and the promise of ‘Search Engine Optimisation’.
These are good starting products, but actually do very little to raise a company’s profile. The reasons for this are that the search engines require good content, links to that content from other sources and meta data which is presented within the webpage to be pertinent to the page ...
What to do now support for Microsoft Windows XP has stopped?
As of today Microsoft has stopped support for Windows XP this means that machines as young as five years old are no longer supported. So what are the options going forward?
Keep Calm and Carry on using XP?
XP may have worked well enough yesterday and if you do not access the internet at all using the computer running XP and it does not have access to a network that connects to the internet then it is safe to carry on using XP. However, the problem comes if you ...
This summary is aimed at helping you to create an eCommerce website that adds real value to your business. This summary should help to identify some of the decision points to ensure that your site meets your objectives. For more information on delivering a website project please take a look at our Website Design Help. The full eCommerce Website Development Help can be viewed on this site.
The key headings to consider in your project can be summarised as follows:
- Design and Speed
- Product Selection
- Product Display Pages
- Product Options
- Things Your eCommerce Site Should Have
- Shopping Cart
- Completing the ...