According to the latest statistics, 6 out of 10 Internet users have used some eCommerce service at least once in their lifetime. There are many reasons for this, but the good accessibility and convenience are probably the two most important reasons. Instead of waiting for seasonal discounts in physical stores, many people are using the Internet to find an online store that has a discount at the moment.
We have already mentioned some advantages of buying things online, but we will not describe the most important ones.
The advantages of buying products online
First of all, this is a very convenient way of shopping because it saves money and time and you can buy things at any time and from any place you want.
Next, Internet users can choose amongst thousands of online stores that have thousands of products. It’s also very easy to compare the prices and deals from one place to another. Visiting 10 physical stores will take you hours and visiting 10 online stores can be done in a matter of minutes.
Furthermore, these online stores often have special deals, promotions, and discounts. Some of them have special incentives too. This is quite normal because their operating costs are lower compared to traditional, brick-and-mortar stores.
While we are analyzing the current online market, we have to mention the classifieds. They represent small advertisements that are displayed or organized in classes typically on websites. In the world of the Internet, this is just one of the many forms of eCommerce. However, many online business owners claim that Classifieds are better than most eCommerce platforms. If you are wondering why keep reading because we will present these benefits.
For starters, almost all classifieds websites are completely free to use and you can conduct unlimited business activities with their help. There are no hidden fees. Next, they are usually hosted on open platforms. This means that the connection between buyers and sellers goes directly without a middleman. On the other hand, most online marketplaces and eCommerce platforms are asking for fees which are usually related to the value of the sale.
According to most experts, classifieds provide both inexpensive and quality products. The majority of classifieds have products that are more affordable compared to other eCommerce platforms. So, if you are planning on opening an online store, then don’t forget to try classifieds.
— UberDigit (@UberDigit) 26 de mayo de 2017