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The Nuts and Bolts of WordPress Ecommerce Development

     There is no denying that Magento is an ideal platform for building ecommerce websites, as it comes with an astounding number of options that can help your online business do extremely well. But inspite of all of its capabilities, you can’t create a blog as this ecommerce platform doesn’t come with built-in blogging functionality. So, while Magento is a preferable medium for building your ecommerce site, WordPress is the best alternative for integrating a blog within your ecommerce site.

For large-size businesses it is advisable that they must opt for an ecommerce website and integrate WordPress with the ecommerce software in case they want to add blogging functionality. But, for small and medium-sized businesses it is recommended that they can opt for WordPress Ecommerce Development. In simple words, rather than using Magento small businesses can make use of the WordPress platform for selling your products online.

Unlike a large-sized business, the SME’s (small and medium sized enterprises) have to put in much more effort in retaining a customer. Developing an ecommerce website in WordPress platform facilitates simple, secure and seamless online transactions. Besides this, there are a host of benefits that developing an ecommerce website in WordPress offers, such as:

Build Loyal Customer Base

Undoubtedly, you can earn huge profits by offering products to your customers. However, blogging renders the ability to bequeath customers with relevant and more useful information about your business products and/or services. This helps to build loyal customer base, as it ascertain your business as authorities of the products you sell.

WP Blog – The Best Promotional Tool!

Every business or enterprise realizes the power of blogging. Blogs are a vital tool that can publicize your online business without spending additional cost on running promotional campaigns or advertising your brand. Especially, for budding online marketers with a tight development budget, using a WP ecommerce site gives them the advantage of blog – an excellent way to get your e-business reach a whole new height.

It’s a Highly Coveted CMS, People Favor Familiar Things!

WordPress content management system (CMS) is already a hit among webmasters as well as individuals. The same way WordPress ecommerce system is also becoming popular and extensively used, with more than 300,000 downloads taken place for this software, so far. This gives a clearer picture that online shoppers are familiar with the WP ecommerce system. Thus, people won’t hesitate to buy products from your WordPress powered website as they trust the system.

Links To Different Payment Gateways

WP ecommerce sites are pre-loaded with numerous payment gateways like Google Checkout, Manual Payment Method, and Paypal Express to name a few. Businesses can utilize the manual payment method to accept transactions that involves only money or cash orders. Ecommerce sites built in WordPress come with built-in calculators that help in performing calculations concerning shipping rates. Though, WP offers a rich set of plugins such as Shopping Cart, Price Range, Latest Products and many more, you can even built a customized plugin for your ecommerce site – that is in sync with your customers’ needs by hiring a Wordpress Plugin Developer. This helps in making your ecommerce site more customer-oriented.

Give Access to Countless Theme Designs

Your website look and feel determines the quality of your brand among your customers. WP offers a copious number of free downloadable theme designs for diverse industry verticals. You can hire a WordPress Theme Developer to customize the theme in accordance with your customers and business requirements.

If you are pondering about whether or not to choose WordPress as your ecommerce development platform, it is recommended that you must read the above discussed factors.

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Jack White is a web developer by profession and a writer by hobby and works for WordPress Ecommerce Development Company. He loves sharing information regarding wordpress, Majento, Drupal and Joomla development tips & tricks. If you are looking for Wordpress Plugin Developer then just get in touch with him.

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