March 28, 2011

Differences Between Custom and Hosted eCommerce Websites

Filed under: eCommerce Websites — Web Design Services @ 11:48 am

Differences Between Custom and Hosted eCommerce Website Software Solutions

Posted on February 5, 2011 by gambaru that I found and it has very interesting points.

The eCommerce software industry has graduated to level where two main models control the market. Today, most eCommerce websites are created using (1) a hosted, off site, solution or (2) a custom, open source, eCommerce website solution. Both hosted and custom eCommerce solutions are very different from one another. This hubpage explores the differences between the two eCommerce models while asking you, the reader, to keep in mind YOUR website goals in respects to market share, web site traffic expectations, sales expectations, and length of time you wish to have the same website before you make a new one. (more…)