Consider this, across the globe online shopping has grown exponentially during the past decade and the trend is expected to continue. In the U.S. alone, ecommerce sales grew from $72 billion in 2002 to over $256 billion in 2011! The number of online shoppers in the U.S is expected to exceed 175 Million by 2016 and it’s projected they will spend $327 billion! Do you need an ecommerce site? If you have a product to sell you do! However, not all ecommerce websites are alike and not all website designers can develop a fully compliant ecommerce website.
With an ecommerce site you are no longer "the business down the street." Your potential market is no longer just your local area; you now have access to customers around the world! Here are just a few of the many benefits provided by an ecommerce website:
|√ The cost-of-sale is lower online.||√ Low cost way to extend the reach of marketing activities.|
|√ An ecommerce store never closes.||√ Builds lasting customer relationships.|
|√ Provides customers with a no-pressure shopping experience.||√ Less expensive to update and maintain marketing campaigns.|
|√ Gain new customers through search engine visibility.||√ Ability to sell and advertise products 24 hours, 7 days.|
A professionally designed ecommerce site will portray your business and products in the best possible light. The design of your site will tell potential customers a lot about your business and products so layout and design are very important. At Daytona Design we will provide you with a clean, custom design that is well organized, easy to navigate, and aesthetically pleasing. We firmly believe your website needs to be an extension of your physical location. Every website we design incorporates the following elements that are essential for a successful ecommerce site;
|√ Ease of navigation.||√ Site design compliments products.|
|√ Showcases for the most popular products.||√ Easy one page checkout.|
|√ Promotes related products.||√ Effective, accurate, product photos.|
|√ Site-wide product search function.||√ Site design will promote existing brand.|
|√ Ability to securely accept credit cards online.||√ Complete security,secure socket layers, daily scans.|
At Daytona Designs we develop all our ecommerce websites to make selling products online as easy as possible for our clients. We pay close attention to five important "make it or break it" factors in every ecommerce site we build:
As is the case with all our websites we will design your site using responsive web design technology so you won't miss out on orders from people using iPads, tablets or cellphones! If you're in the market for a secure, professionally designed ecommerce website that will be an asset to your business we invite you to give us a chance to earn your business!