Every single day, we hear the word start up and eCommerce! Everybody is talking about these two words, right? Probably these two words are the most popular words that people read and discuss these days. With Indian government’s decision to support startups in India, the startup ratio is moving ahead with the rapid speed and eCommerce is the sector where the maximum startups are coming in. The reason is, the future of eCommerce industry is really bright in coming years.
How Promising the eCommerce Industry Is?
This is the key question..!! Well if you notice our daily lifestyle, you will get the answer. The morning starts with online app shopping for Vegetables, Fruits and Milk. People are ordering Grocery online. Beauty and Grooming products are cheaper online, we purchase them from online shopping portals. Purchasing clothes, shoes, bags and other accessories online is considered the wise decision these days as you get wide array of options. In short online shopping era has changed how we used to shop and there is no doubt the future of eCommerce industry is bright.
So you are thinking about having an online portal and eCommerce portal? That’s great! Thinking about hiring a good eCommerce company? Wonderful! Here we have tips that you should consider when you hire an eCommerce development company.
- When you hire eCommerce Development Company, decide the platform and framework first. There are many technologies and platforms available with which you can build an online store, like WordPress, Magento, OSCommerce, OpenCart, Drupal etc.
- If you have short listed eCommerce Development Company, check their past projects. Ask for their work portfolio. This way, you will be able to test their approach, creativity, work style, capability to handle your work and knowledge about the technology.
- Many open source platforms require to purchase or customize theme. When you hire eCommerce Development Company, ask them whether they will purchase ready made theme? Or they will build the store on default theme? What kind of changes and customization would be required? How much time will it take? Etc.
- Payment Gateway is the most important part of e-commerce portals. When you hire the person to develop your online store, ask about Payment Gateway Setup. Which Payment Gateway is better? What kind of documents and support would be required from your end? etc.