When you want to sell products online, you need an ecommerce website! Online stores have made it quicker, easier and more profitable to sell your small business’ product or service to an ever growing target market.
Many incorrectly assume that ecommerce only works with tangible, mailable products, but the truth is that, with the right website setup and Shenandoah Websites management, you can sell nearly anything you’d like, online. In addition to the commonly expected physical items that can be shipped, services can be scheduled, paid for and followed up with online. Digital products, such as newsletter subscriptions, ebooks and high resolution photographs are also good candidates for an online sales presence.
There are several advantages to maintaining an ecommerce website. First, if you already have a website for your business(and you should), there will be little more recurring overhead involved with attaching an online sales channel to it. Second, an ecommerce site (usually) doesn’t require dedicated staff to sit by it to keep it profitable. In addition to that, if the weather is bad outside, making travel difficult, online sales are unaffected and may even increase.
Once you have an ecommerce website, your target market increases exponentially!