Ecommerce is one of the most effective weapons for the small to medium business. The number of customers available and reachable, especially to niche market enterprises, means that your business may quickly require a new web 2.0 website solution to fit the requirements of an expanding business or enterprise.
Using scalable ecommerce solutions is the more flexible way to start building an ecommerce website, scalable ecommerce gives you the ability to start with a standard solution and then add on modules, bespoke web development and others to help build up your solution to your business needs. This kind of ecommerce is ideal for sme or smb enterprises as it gives them the ability to adapt their solution as their business grows.
Other ecommerce solutions limit you to what you can add or have which is fine, if you have no intention for your business to grow, but as we all know we want to make more money and grow as much as we can but to do this you need to have an e-commerce website that has the ability to grow with you. If this is you then you need to look for a scalable ecommerce website otherwise you run the risk of being left behind.
The Advansys solution has been designed as a standard platform that you are able to add modules and new functionality onto as your business grows. Adding or changing things like your delivery rules or adding trade accounts can be easily done and tailored to your business need, giving you total flexibility of the website and solution.
Our solutions are designed not just for the short term but also for the long term growth of your website. Even if you want to redesign your site, a scalable solution is the ideal way as it means that you don't need to have a new solution we can just adapt your existing one, giving you the same flexibility that you had before.
A common problem with many e-commerce solutions is that they are designed in such a way that they effectively limit the volume of business they can handle. Aside from making sure that the back end of the system is robust enough to handle the increase in your customers, the front end web design is very important in making sure that your site can grow. If graphic elements are not designed correctly menus will break if too many new categories are added and on poorly designed sites the actual layout of the page can also break if too many products are added.
Advansys structure your e commerce solution to allow for both short-term and long-term scalability, designing menus and layouts that will accept more products and categories without requiring a site redesign. We also make it easy for you to add categories and products yourself so that you have a good degree of autonomy and control over your own online store.
Our solutions are also designed to be modular, meaning that you can begin with a standard platform and add new modules or functionality as your business grows. Perhaps new products require new delivery options or you begin to sell to trade customers, our platforms can be developed easily to allow for any changes to your business.
Finally if your business takes off beyond all expectations, or heads in a totally new direction, our skilled team is perfectly placed to take the new plans and refresh the site, again making sure that we allow you the same degree of scalability and freedom you enjoyed with your first site.
- R Evans - Barloworld -