Netscape releases theirbrowser under codename First online banking service “Mozilla” is initiated. 1994 1995 1998 Amazon posts first yearly profit 2000 2003 Pizza Hut offers online ordering on its Web page. Dot-Com Burst
Make sure the website you are on is using a secure connection.
If possible use a credit card, better yet, use a disposable credit card.
Weak Passwords Strong PasswordsAlways use a strong password, with capitals, symbols , numbers or all three.
Learn to recognize phishing scams. Web of trust Firefox add-on: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/3456/
On most sites it is as simple as finding theitem you want, adding it to your virtual‘shopping cart’, entering in paymentinformation and clicking go! On auctionsites it is a bit more complex…
To shop on it is a good idea to get a account first.
Many times on Ebay and similar sites, the item price is extremely low, whereas the shipping cost is extremely high. It is a good idea to total your cost before checking out.Check shipping costs!
Make sure you understand the sellers return policy. The last thing you want is to receive a broken item and be unable to return it.Read and understand return policies.
Make sure to comparison shop, usually you can find a better deal. There are several websites that will help you….Comparison shop!
Rules which one must agree to abide by in order to use aservice. Unless in violation of consumer protection laws,such terms are usually legally binding. A.K.A: EULA (End User License Agreement)
Secure Sockets Layer/The most widely-usedsecurity protocol on theInternet, often used foronline shopping sites.SSL creates a securechannel over which datacan be exchanged.
A "cookie" is a small piece of information sent by a web server to store on a web browser so it can later be read back from that browser. This is useful for having the browser remember some specific information.
Search Engine Optimization/Search engine optimization (SEO)is the process of improving thevisibility of a website or a webpage in search engines via the"natural" or un-paid ("organic" or"algorithmic") search results.