Entrepreneurs, who base their businesses on online stores are prone to think that the real success of their online shops depend on vast variety of offered products only. Whereas the real success is based on a user-friendly e-commerce solution, which is easy to use and effective in the same time. Sage of being user-friendly can be achieved by combining a fictional online store with a high quality of customer service. And this cannot be done without answering a few very important questions:
1) What is to be sold? Answer for this particular question provides essential information for deciding on the actual size and division of the future solution. In case of selling products from many different categories such as: cloths, cosmetics and jewelry the division will help the prospective customers to find the thing they are interested in easily.
2) How will the products be presented? Information of various ways of presenting the products (photos, descriptions, banners, etc.) will enable graphics artist to prepare graphics design meeting all the needs and expectations of both parties, online store’s owner and all the regular, as well as prospective customers. The information will also help in choosing an appropriate colour scheme suits the future layout of the e-commerce solution.
3) Terms and conditions of purchasing goods online. Answering questions regarding terms and conditions of buying and delivering goods is essential in providing the prospective customers with all the details of the transaction. It also enable programmers to equipped the solution with all required functionality such as: online payment systems, simple or advanced browsers and CMS system that allows the administrator to up-date the content quickly.
Contacting the website designing company after answering the questions mentioned above will shorten the pricing time and help to obtain an accurate quote quickly. Moreover, answering those questions will help you to define your needs and expectation and provide the designing company with all information required at the stage of deigning the solution.