IN THE NAME OF ALLAH THE MOST MERCIFUL AND THE BENEFICENT:
COMPUTER APPLICATION TO BUSINESS PRESENTATION
It’s Advantages And Disadvantages TOPIC:
To Change One Business Into E-Commerce (E-Business)
E-Commerce relates to the process of: Buying and selling of goods or services. Transferring monies from banks and businesses. Costing and providing tenders/ bids for services. What Is E-Commerce?
… .Via electronic networks (internet or intranets).
A Sample Of E-Commerce Transaction
The use of electronic data transmission to implement or enhance any business activity. Example : A buyer sends an electronic purchase order to a seller. The seller then sends an electronic invoice back to the buyer. When used appropriately, electronic transmission can save both time and money. Definition of E-Commerce:
Market Intermediaries Demand For Information Supply For Information Some people use the term e-business to refer to all the categories of e-commerce E-COMMERCE BIG PICTURE
ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES:
Advantages of E-Commerce: Makes promotion easier for smaller firms.
Can be used to reach narrow market segments.
Makes it easier to obtain competitive bids. Provides a wider range of choices. Advantages of E-Commerce:
Increased the market knowledge for customer.
Increases the speed and accuracy. Electronic payments (tax refunds, paychecks, etc.) cost less to issue and are more secure. It can make products and services available in remote areas.
Enables people to work from home, providing scheduling flexibility.
Many products and services require a critical mass of potential buyers ( e.g . online grocers) .
B2B: Businesses sell products or services to other businesses. B2C: Businesses sell products or services to individual customers (consumers). C2B: Consumers make known a particular need for a product or service, and suppliers compete to provide it. C2C: Participants in an online marketplace can buy and sell goods with each others. G2C: A government provides services to its citizens via EC technologies CATEGORIES OF E-COMMERCE:
G2B: Government sell goods or services to businesses.
To Change Construction Company Into E-Commerce we have changed our business into e-business (e-commerce category). So, what structure is required for it?
E-Commerce Life Cycle And What Are Our Goals To Change Our Construction Company Into E-business (E-Commerce Type) are:
PLAN: Appoint webmaster team (two or more persons). Define the objective of the e-commerce website / portal to be developed. Define the project scope.
Develop the project plan including tasks, resources, and timeframes.
ANALYSIS: Define who is the audience? Or B2C – Consumer visitors. Gather the business requirements for the system.
SRS– System Requirements Specifications.
DESIGN Design the Navigation view. Starting with the Home Page and ‘First level child pages’.
Hyperlinks plan and buttons.
1. Prepare website – write codes in HTML / Java / ASP. 2. Do-it-yourself: use package such as MS FrontPage to develop website (good option for non-programmer). 3. Outsource to professionals and pay for development charges. DEVELOPMENT:
Select any one option to develop website.
TEST / Quality Check
Money transaction (if applicable).
Pay hosting charges and get password. PUBLISH:
Upload website to the internet server.
Regularly change and update the content. MAINTAIN AND UPDATE:
Update keywords or Meta tag as the per the change.
Continuous improvement is required. CONCLUSION:
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