eCommerce, consists of the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. This is a generic tag for all ecommerce systems. Frameworks that facilitate development of such systems like magento, nopcommerce have their own tags as ...

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Payment gateway providers in Abu Dhabi - UAE

I have been tasked with setting up a reasonable size ecommerce site in Abu Dhabi (united arab emerites). It seems PayPal Pro is not available in this region. I was wondering if any one could share ...
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Starting an online e-commerce business

I was asked by a friend from Singapore to setup an online e-commerce website. I am new to e-commerce. Based on what I've read, in order to process credit card payment, I will need a merchant account ...
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Which E-commerce Platform works well with Flash Product Customization+Social? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? What's the best platform out there that is flexible enough to easily integrate this: Custom Flash App I would like customers to : ...
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Online E-Commerce Solutions - What To Look For? [closed]

In Today's market many shopping carts and ecommerce solutions are available on the web. What are the essential features someone looking to start an online store should look for before choosing ...
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product in multiple categories - duplicate content problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Content appearing under multiple categories; anything I can do to prevent duplicate penalty? What is the best practice to display a product that may be in several ...
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Changing amounts on Authorize.NET/Paypal recurring payments

I'm writing a system that will bill people a certain recurring amount per month/quarter/year. During that period, the customer may earn credits against his next bill. The approach I'm considering is ...
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How can I let users pay other users on my website?

I'm looking for a way to let users on my website pay other users on my website for goods or services and for me to take a percentage of the transaction as well as store the transaction data in ...
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Photography eCommerce platform [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? Anyone have a recommendation for a platform or plugin (free or commercial) to allow the sale of photographic downloads and prints? ...
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I'm a Drupal fan - should I use Ubercart or learn a new eCommerce package?

I'm a big Drupal fan which is why Ubercart is the obvious choice for me when it comes to eCommerce. I've made a couple of Ubercart sites and I haven't been massively impressed. Ubercart doesn't seem ...
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Open source package that SUPPORTS all 3 major checkouts out of the box

Can you recommend an open source package that supports all 3 major checkouts out of the box? By 3 major checkouts I mean: PayPal Express Amazon Payments Google Checkout Zen-Cart, for example, is ...
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PCI compliance when using third-party processing

My company is outsourcing the development of our new e-commerce site to a third party web development company. The way they set up our site to handle transactions is by having the user enter the ...
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Ubercart for 'serious' eCommerce? [closed]

I'm big Drupal fan, and some very high profile sites use Drupal which also suggests that its a good system. Can the same be said for Ubercart? I've used it for some small eCommerce sites purely ...
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Solution for payment gateway with multiple sellers

I'm looking for a payment gateway that can be used in a website with multiple sellers. Let's say that depending on the purchased item, a given seller/merchant should receive the money. Would that be ...
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Accepting Payments Online

What's the most cost-efficient way to accept payments on my website? American Express will be the card of choice. Average sales order ~ $100-250. I am only in Alpha stage so I don't want to pay ...
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Outsourcing backend work

I would like to make a website that has a lot of the same features and functionality of www.quibids.com. I need user accounts, payment processing, various products that will have a timer, packages of ...
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Using HTTPS on the entire sites 2011 and beyond

I know this has been asked before, but I am curious what all of you guys think, with the advent of programs like firesheep, released only 6 months ago. Is it a good idea to use https on an entire ...
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Building an online store, things to consider [closed]

I have a client who wants a little online store, it will have relatively few items, no categorization (maybe something very basic, maybe tags). Expected market is all over the world (US, Canada, UK, ...
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Learning PHP Framework for ecommerce site

Are there any books that can teach a good/useful PHP framework to build an ecommerce site? Please recommend.
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How to deal with obselete product pages on an e-commerce site?

Let's say on www.site.com, some products are discontinued from time to time. Each product page has nicely laid out information for users like, product features, manuals, buyers guide etc., So, in ...
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Online gift certificates: Systems to avoid fraud

What good methods are there out there for avoiding fraud with electronic gift certificates (ones which are created and the information distributed electronically via website)? I'm looking to ...
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Sales Tax on Coupon Discounts

Should I calculate sales tax before or after a coupon discount is applied? I assume this will vary by state, I'm currently dealing with NY. We deal with three types of coupons: % discount, $ ...
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Site launch do(s) and don't(s)

The major do(s) and don't(s) to ensure a smooth launch. Any tips ranging from A to Z would be very helpful. I hope this question isn't too broad, but I'm pretty sure that this community has had ...
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When should I ask a purchaser about subscription plans related to a retail product?

I am currently working on the design for a product detail page with a few other people. The product is a piece of software that has an outright purchase component as well as a subscription plan ...
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What payment options should we provide to maximize our customer base in Europe and the Americas?

With an international customer base, how do other sites decide what payment options to provide to users? I've been trying to find the most popular online payment service providers, preferably broken ...
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what is website security verification?

I have an ecommerce website and I recently came accross a web page that talks about cyber crime and this has got me wondering what website security verification means. I saw this and I am a bit ...
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Image Composition Services for Ecommerce

I'm researching the market for image composition services for ecommerce software. Systems that will manage high resolution images for product variations (multiple colors, different text/logo on the ...
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Orchard CMS Internet shop

Does anyone know where to find tutorial how to make an Internet shop by using Orchard CMS? I'm new at web programming, but I have experience with .Net technologies.
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Color, size, stock Ecommerce CMS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? Is there any cms written in php have support for managing color, size & stock of item. and also if possible image of the ...
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The best approach to ranking well when site is NOT content oriented?

I'm just about to launch a website and I'm concerned about ranking well on Google's SERPs. I've done a lot of searching for information regarding this new change to their algorithm and all I keep ...
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Shopping cart software for a site with a small number of products [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? I have a client who requires shopping cart functionality for maybe 20 products. Is it worth installing dedicated shopping cart ...
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music ecommerce shop? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? i have a client that wants to make a music store, from which you can donwload a track for a price, or buy a new cd to be shipped, ...
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How to sell a single product rather than opening an entire ecommerce website

I have a single app product I want to sell. There are tons of e-commerce website, but these seem to be targeted to companies that sell more than one product. Is there some solution to make an ...
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Adverts on a mercantile site: good or bad?

Is it generally considered a good or bad idea to put GoogleAds or the like on a web site that is selling items online? In other words, should one run the risk of having the competition appear in these ...
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Terms and conditions for a commerce site

I am developing a website for my partner who is currently a sole trader, presently selling on ebay but we have opted to create our own site. I've noticed that there are many sites allowing you to ...
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What would you use to build a product listing plus filters as the suggested example?

I have been assigned the task to build a catalog of products / on-line shop What technology would you use to create a product listing + left sidebar filters like this one? ...
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Looking for PHP E-Commerce Script which allows USERS to create their own stores [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? Are there ready made PHP scripts which would allow my USERS to create their own stores? I don't want an eBay clones. Just a script ...
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Amazon-like ecommerce site [closed]

Hey there, My idea was to make an e-commerce site alot like Amazon. Not exactly cloning it, but since its for a niche market, i need something like it. I was thinking of using Magento or something ...
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ecommerce options for 5-6 products [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? We're looking to develop a simple e-commerce solution to sell 5-6 products. We'd rather not have to use PayPal's buttons (buy it ...
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I Need a recommendation for a CMS application with ECommerce

Does anyone have any recommendation for an open source solution for a robust CMS application that has a fully featured ECommerce module? I have been looking into Drupal with Ubercart -- but it looks ...
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Aggregating customer service emails from multiple ecommerce sites for easy handling

For one of my main customer help email addresses I use Mozilla Thunderbird with a combination of tags and saved searches. As the number of my e-commerce sites grows from 1 to more, customer service ...
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Which shopping cart / ecommerce platform to choose? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? I need to build an ecommerce website within a tight budget and schedule. Of course, I have never done that before, so I have googled ...
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I need a multi-language site with webshop functionality. Which CMS to choose? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Content Management System (CMS) should I use? I need to develop a multi-language site which includes simple webshop functionality. I have extended experience with ...
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Do I create new site or add to existing site?

Suppose, as an example, I have a website with the address, www.cool-gifts.com and I'm getting regular sales and its a worthwhile site, but no great fireworks. After research I find that there is a ...
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Software for video subscription service

I'd like to sell instructional videos over the web. Primarily, I'd like uses to subscribe to the site and be allowed access to videos over the internet. Secondarily, I might sell DVDs for those who ...
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Easiest solution to setup payments for a conference registration page?

I've got a fair amount of website development experience, but I've been asked to setup a conference registration page in short order. However, I have absolutely zero experience with shopping carts, ...
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Security considerations for my first eStore

I have a website through which I am going to sell few products. It is hosted on a simple shared-hosting and does not have SSL. On the products page, each product has a Buy Now button created from my ...
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eCommerce website design concerns

I am designing my own eCommerce website. I have few queries on this: Are the templates always the best option? Are these easy to customize? Are there any FREE WYSIWYG web-page design tools that also ...
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What options are there for integrating with payment gateways? [closed]

It seems that there are only two types of payment gateway service out there at the moment; Either that the entire cart logic is handled offsite (with something like Paypal's Standard option) or the ...
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SEO for e-commerce, how to keep links in each page to a reasonable number?

After reading this: "Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number" [Googkle official site] And this: "Users often dislike link-heavy pages too, so before you go overboard putting a ton of ...
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How to identify a scalable (and appropriate) eCommerce platform for a medium-sized company? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Ecommerce Script Should I Use? Maybe you can help me identify a scalable (and appropriate) eCommerce platform for a client of ours, looking to enhance their online ...