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Planning the Major Elements of an E-Commerce Web Site

E-commerce involves significantly more than just the presentation of products in a shopping cart. Understanding the various elements on an e-commerce site is vital to the planning and implementation of such a site.

  • Based on your knowledge, experience, and ideas, respond to the following questions:
    • Explain why it is now virtually essential for businesses to have an online presence.
    • Describe the importance of creating a user-friendly e-commerce Web site.
    • Share your thoughts on the best ways to handle security and privacy for users submitting transactions using credit cards.