Overseas e-commerce platforms only occupy 40-50% of the market share, and independent website stations have huge potential. By building website, you can have your own brand sales system, allowing yourself to have more freedom of control and can accurately divide users groups, choose payment solutions according to your own advantages and customer needs, promote your own traffic, and achieve complete customization.
There are some issues to consider before building a website, and how to choose a website building platform that suits you.
There are several ways to build your own website:
1. Use WordPress, Magento, Opencart and other open source programs to build. You will have all the control over your own website.
2. Use third-party website building services, Saas mode. After simple and quick setup of basic work and paid for shopping services, you can have a website easily, such as Shopify, which is popular in China, as well as Shopline, Shopyy, Ueeshop. After the third-party shopping service is bound to a domain name, you can have your own independent website. It is more worry-free to build an independent website in this way.
Founded in 2006, Shopify has become a leader in e-commerce with tons of features, powerful analytics, and an easy-to-use interface that allow users to create an online stores without any technical experience.
Bigcommerce lets retailers run an entire website, not just a store. It provides search engine optimization, a compatible product management system, and marketing tools and analytics. Users can either use pre-built templates and themes, or design their own.
WooCommerce is a WordPress e-commerce platform that allows customers to sort products by popularity, rating, novelty, price, and more. Additionally, sellers can add as many products as they want to sell, as well as add tags and attributes so that customers have no trouble finding what they are looking for.
Volusion is a full-featured ecommerce tool that offers SEO optimization, excellent product management tools, and order management capabilities.
Magento is an open source online store onboarding solution with great flexibility with over 240,000 merchants. Users can add as many extensions as they want, can offer coupons, discounts, and referrals, and even combine the system with many payment gateways.
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