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What is e-commerce?

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Ellison Brown

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Ellison Brown, Content Marketing Head, USA

Answered Aug 11, 2020

Any type of transaction which is done on the web for purchasing or selling something then it refers to called e-commerce. The main function of e-commerce is to do buying and selling over the internet. A very common example of e-commerce is online shopping. Nowadays, everyone goes for online shopping, and the website through which customers buy anything is called an e-commerce website.

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Answered Feb 19, 2020

Ecommerce stands for electronic commerce or internet commerce where buying and selling of goods or services are done by the internet.

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Cesar H. Pablo

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Cesar H. Pablo, Journalist

Answered Nov 27, 2017

E-commerce is a term used to describe purchasing and selling items on the internet. The “E” stands for electronic as it does in email. The word commerce mean buying and selling. E-commerce can mean the buying and selling of many things because so many things today can be bought on the internet. Some of these things could be buying books online that can be read on a kindle. Another way is through banking.

Many people now do their banking and paying their bills over the internet. Both of these examples are e-commerce. When you see advertisements that is part of e-commerce. Paying for groceries, using Trivago to rent a hotel room is also part of e-commerce. Using paypal is also a more common way of using e-commerce.

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