How to build an e-commerce website

Setting up an e-commerce website is a great way to make your products available to a wider audience – and it doesn’t have to be a difficult task.

If you already have an online store but you’re not making many sales, the following advice will help you improve your site to make it more user-friendly, which should convert into more completed purchases.

There are plenty of things to take into account when building your online store. We’ll go over some of them to make your website the best it can be.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • The essential components of an online store
  • How to make your website user-friendly
  • Which information to include on your website

First impressions are everything

Make a beautiful, simple landing page

Your landing page is usually the first thing visitors to your website will see. It’s important that it’s aesthetically pleasing and easy to use. It might be tempting to use a bunch of different graphics or HTML effects, but it’s better to keep it as uncluttered as possible. 

This is a snippet from an article originally published by SumUp. You can view the full article right here.