If you’ve ever considered packing in your job and launching an online business, there has never been a better time. There are lots of different business models available to you, but one of the most popular is eCommerce — in other words, running an online shop.
The eCommerce business model is simple enough for anyone to get their head around, plus it has stood the test of time. And, with the global eCommerce industry expected to be worth $1.5 trillion in 2015, there are plenty of opportunities to make a good living — and in just about any niche, too.
When launching an online store, there are two fundamental questions to ask yourself: what should I sell and what eCommerce solution should I use? In this post, as you’ve probably guessed, we’re going to concern ourselves with the latter — eCommerce solutions.
With online shopping’s popularity shooting through the roof, it’s little surprise that there are plenty of eCommerce solutions available to today’s sellers. To make your life easier, today I want to take a look at three of the most popular: Shopify, Magento, and WooCommerce.