How to create an online store
Post on 19-Nov-2014
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2. In association withThe ABCs ofEcommerece andDropshippingSuccessPractical guide how tostart and run a successful online storeand ecommerce business 3. Online stores are divided into 2major categoriesStandaloneonline store(on your owndomain)Online StoreOnline storeson onlinemarketplaces 4. Option 1: Creating a standaloneonline storeBuy domain name foryour online storeGet hosting to itInstall shopping cartsoftwareYourstandaloneonline store 5. Registring a domain nameDepending on what type of domain you wantto register, you may buy it from $1.99 to$50 and higher. Some of the most populardomain name registrars, where you canregister the domain name of your onlinestore are: 1and1.com, namecheap.com,godaddy.com, name.com, etc. 6. Hosting your online storeAfter you have registered a domain name foryour online store, you need to create or buyhosting for it. Depending on your needs, youmay use a free hosting or a paid one.Among the most popular web hosts arebluehost.com, godaddy.com,webhostinghub.com, etc.To read reviews about hosting companies,please go to webhostingtalk.com,hostreview.com, whoishostingthis.com,tophosts.com/forum/, etc. 7. Installing the shopping cartsoftwareNext, you need to install a shopping cartsoftware. The installation process is prettyeasy and straightforward on almost allsoftware so no special knowledge is needed.Some of the best ecommerce softwareinclude Magento, osCommerce, Prestashop,VirtueMart, Ubercart, etc. 8. Option 2: Creating an online storeon an online marketplaceTo create an online store on an onlinemarketplace, you just need to register foran account and you are done. Your onlinestore is created and you just need to addproducts to it.Some of the best online marketplaces forselling your products include Ebay, Amazon,Ecrater, Etsy, Bonanza, Wensy, Ubid, Ebid,etc. 9. The ABCs ofEcommerece andDropshippingSuccessPractical guide how tostart and run a successful online storeand ecommerce businessTo get more information abouthow to sell online, please read 10. Enjoyed this presentation? 11. Share it 12. Thank you!