Ecommerce System

Electronic commerce, popularly called Ecommerce or e-commerce or ecommerce refers to a concept of trading via electronic means, chiefly Internet. Ecommerce is a broad concept which can be summarized as exchanging as exchanging business data between two or more business companies. The concept of E-commerce developed from sub-concepts of technologies like online transactions, online data exchange, and internet advertising. If telephones, social media, e-mail and anything to do with wire are used in conducting commerce rather than traditional face-to-face methods, then it is called Ecommerce. Ecommerce is a subset of E-business. 

Michael Aldrich was the one who developed online shopping for the first time in 1979 marking the first step towards the development of Ecommerce. In 1990 Tim Berners-Lee developed www and when Pierre Omidyar founded eBay and Jeff Bezos launched Amazon.com in 1995, the use of Ecommerce boosted up.

The most common functions of ecommerce are:

Ecommerce has been helpful in many other fields which are listed as follows:

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