How to Start an eCommerce Business in 2021

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Whether you’re starting a new business or transitioning from a brick-and-mortar shop, an eCommerce store is a must in 2021.

How to Start an Online eCommerce Business When You Already Have a Brick and Mortar Store

1. Do Industry Research

2. Make Sure Your Domain Name Is Available

3. Build the eCommerce Website

4. Consider Rebranding

5. Plan a Launch Campaign

How to Start an eCommerce Business From Scratch

1. Decide What Product or Service You’ll Offer

2. Choose a Business Name

3. Register Your Business

4. Create a Logo, Tagline, and Colour Scheme

Choosing the Right eCommerce Software

1. Weighing the Pros and Cons

2. Fees Matter

3. Delivering Products

4. Inventory Control

Marketing an Online Business

1. SEO

2. Social Media

3. Paid Advertising

Measuring Your Success

1. Choose the eCommerce Platform that Offers Analytical Data

2. Incorporate Reporting from Google Analytics

3. Infuse Data from Social Media Business Pages

eCommerce Businesses Are the Future

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