eCommerce Online Businesses

An eCommerce enabled website is good, but an ONLINE BUSINESS is better!
Integrated Customer Relations, shipping caluclations, discounts and more... Hosting for eCommerce enabled websites & Online Businesses

Buying things online has become acceptable world-wide.  Many people have now bought something online, some people have changed their buying habits completely, but most can see the benefits electronic-commerce has brought. 

Sell physical or e-Products!
Yes, sell physical or digital products online, easily!  Group similar products together to increase order value, set prices in any currency you offer, and even offer your customers a range of payment options. Collate customer data allowing you to measure the information from your sales and customers.

Products, services, events, eBooks, mp3s, downloadable videos or more.  Easily add products to your online catalogues, upload and secure downloadable digital products, set stock levels and download quantities... all in one easy step.  Track your performance from your dashboard, make decisions based on what is actually happening in your online business with confidence.

Sell physical products, services, eBooks, mp3s, videos, and even memberships...

You can create an unlimited number of products (quota allowing), organise them in catalogues, and sell them online.  You can even sell downloadable eProducts such as eBooks, MP3s, M4Vs (video), audio files, PDFs, or any other type of digital file.  You can also sell services, and even memberships (memberships require a third party payment gateway and internet merchant facility)

Targeted customer marketing...

Every customer who interacts with your site has their details automatically captured into your integrated CRM system. Keep a history of customer orders and actions, run loyalty programs based on customer lists, or link targeted Email Marketing campaigns to these specific segments of your list.  Offer your BEST customers a private discount code for special shipping price, a percentage of their order off, or any number of other discount options available.  Use your Marketing to bring your customers back!

Easy integrate your shipping...

Our already integrated Australia Post shipping module allows you to cater to a global market. Offer your customers a range of payment options, with support for a growing list of payment gateways - all major payment gateways are supported. 

With custom shipping settings you can set your own shipping prices based on your shipping costs. In Australia, our solution offers easy integration with Australia Post.

Search engine friendly products...

Search engine friendly URLs mean that your business and online store can be found with ease.  Search Engine Optimization of your products is a breeze, with all URLs containing the product or catalogue name and our system will automatically generated Google Sitemaps XML files to ensure your products are easy to index for the major search engines. This mean the search engines will be able to view a 'friendlly' list of your products for indexing.

Measure your success...

Powerful analytical reporting tools allow you to measure the popularity of your products, see your shopping cart abandonment rates, view product volumes, and much more, so you know exactly how your Online Store is performing at any time. 

Full Features of our eCommerce platform

Main Features of eCommerce

  • Sell real products or e-Products
  • Give individualized discounts to any customer for any catalogue
  • Integrated customer database that grows as customers buy or interact with your online shop
  • Inventory Control
  • Cross and upsell features
  • Multi-currency support
  • Sell Gift Vouchers
  • SEO integration into Google, Yahoo and Windows Live
  • Sophisticated ready-to-go reporting, no need to add any code to your web pages
  • Limitless customizability

Integrated Customer Database

  • Keep a history of all past customer purchases
  • Give loyal customers individualized discounts.
  • You can apply a different discount for every catalogue and every customer
  • Allow customers to redownload any e-Products previously purchases via secure "member only" areas (custom setup required)
  • Setup reoccurring orders and payments.
  • Automatically emails invoices to customers
  • Customize and extend the Customer Database to suit your business (custom solution only)

Catalogues & Products

  • Setup an unlimited number of Catalogues & Products
  • Set Release and Expiry on any Catalogue or Product
  • Sell e-Products. Limit how many times and where they can be downloaded from
  • Set product weight / volume for any product to control the shipping options that are displayed
  • In addition to the 2 default images for every product, choose up to 10 preview images for any product. The system will automatically generate thumbnails
  • Use Buy and/or Get-a-Quote option for checkout. Buy option will force customer to pay for goods. Quote option
  • Make any catalogue secure (Custom setup required, custom solution only)
  • Selectively hide prices.
  • Configure the order in which catalogues or products are ordered (put popular products first)
  • Use sophisticated product search module to search for products
  • Put any product On Sale. This crosses out the products retail price. E.g. was $199 now only $99.
  • Collect customer comments on any product (Custom setup required, custom solution only)
  • System utilizes Ajax technology for better customer experience

Easier management of your Online Shop

  • For faster management
  • Use Import feature to manage your entire online shop
  • Import products, pricing, catalogues, grouping, inventory control and more from a single Excel file
  • Export your entire product catalogue in one click.
  • Make changes to your products and re-import
  • Or use web-based interface to manage your online shop

eCommerce Reporting

  • Sophisticated e-commerce reporting framework
  • Sophisticated customer reporting framework
  • Track sales and payments
  • Track abandon rates and where customers abandon in online shop
  • Report on top Catalogues and Products. By amount or quantity sold
  • Report on Shipping Options and popularity
  • Report on Discount Codes and redemption
  • Detailed visitors reporting including new vs returning, location, IP address, Spy Lens and more
  • Geo-location reporting. See a map of the world world
  • Track usage for any catalogue or on an aggregate basis
  • Track usage for any product or on an aggregate basis
  • Save any report and run later
  • Export any report to Microsoft Excel for further analysis

Customize your Online Shop

  • Limitless customizability of the online shop and the checkout process
  • Limitless customizability of invoice / quotes emailed to customers

Inventory Control & Drop Shipping

  • Complete inventory control. Optionally hide products from shop if out of stock
  • Allow any out-of-stock product to be pre-ordered
  • Set re-order threshold and be notified when product stock level falls below a certain quantity
  • Enable drop shipping on any product and automatically notify suppliers to fulfill customer orders

Multi-Currency Support

  • Sell global, act local with multi-currency support
  • Set prices for products in any currency
  • Setup shipping options for various countries
  • Setup tax codes for various countries
  • Support for many payment gateways throughout the world
  • Process payments offline in your native currency

Upsell, Cross sell and Product Grouping

  • Group similar products together, e.g. By size or by color, Small Shirt, Medium Shirt, Large Shirt
  • Increase sales using Cross/Upsell by relating products together. E.g. relate cell phone with charger and car kit.
  • Display related products separately or as checkboxes so the customer can add them to cart at the same time as buying the main product
  • Or use product attributes to create any number of drop downs to collect information from customers when they add products to the cart, e.g. Size, Color, Style, Gender

Gift Vouchers

  • Create any number of Gift Vouchers with any dollar value
  • Gift Vouchers can be redeemed to buy products in your online shop

Payment Gateways

  • Integrated with popular payment gateways throughout the world
  • Offer COD / Check options at checkout
  • Offer PayPal as a separate payment gateway
  • Integrated with World Pay for a wide range of currency support
  • Google Checkout
  • Use Process Offline and process payment using existing POS system

Discount Codes

  • Create any number of discount codes
  • Set your own discount rates
  • Set release and expiry of discount codes

Shipping Options

  • Setup any number of shipping options for different countries
  • Set minimum and maximum weight and volume restrictions for any shipping option
  • Apply your tax code/rate to any shipping option
  • Integrated with USPS, FedEx and Australia Post for real-time shipping charge calculation

Tax Codes

  • Create any number of tax codes and rates for any country that you operate, GST for Australia
  • If in USA automatically apply relevant state tax rate at checkout to products and shipping charges
  • Apply tax codes easily to products and shipping charges

Custom Shipping Options

You can also define your own, custom shipping options. This allows you to set your own shipping prices based on size and weight.

  • Specify the size and weight of your products.
  • Create your custom shipping options.
  • The right shipping options will automatically be shown at checkout!
  • You can even provide free shipping or discounted shipping after x price is reached.

Industry Leading Payment Gateways

Our system currently works successfully using the following Payment Gateways:

PayPal PayFlow Payment Gateway

Available to our customers in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

PayPal Website Payments Pro Payment Gateway

Available to our customers in most countries internationally.

PayPal Website Payments Standard

Available to all customers internationally - automatically configured with standard eCommerce packages on our hosting platform, if you require it.

Google Checkout

Available to US and UK customers.

Authorize.net

Available to US customers.

DPS Payment Express

This is a hosted payment solution. Available to US, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Singaporean customers.

DPS PX Pay 3D Secure

This is a hosted payment solution. Available to US, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Singaporean customers.

eSec

Available to Australian customers.

EWay

Available to most countries.

InternetSecure Authorize Payment Gateway

Available to US and Canadian customers.

MiGS Payment Gateway

Available to all customers internationally. (If you want to use MiGS, you'll need to contact your bank.)

Moneris

Available to our Canadian customers.

Sage Pay (formerly Protx)

Available in most countries.

CyberSource

Available to all customers internationally.

 


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