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Ecommerce: Web Design Questions

Questions to Ask a Web Designer when Commissioning your First Ecommerce Site Ask yourself a question; what was the last thing you bought and where did you buy it from? If you are anything like the typical consumer (me included) there is a very good chance it was bought online with one in three of us now doing the majority of our buying via a web browser. The ecommerce industry is still growing at an incredible rate. Online sales are eclipsing traditional retail with overall sales growing by nearly 5% like for like with this time last year. Don’t forget this is despite a struggling economy and retail woe from almost every corner.  So, if you are thinking about starting out with an ecommerce store, where do you start? 1. What do you want to achieve? The best starting point is to define what ... »