Selling Online is More Than Selling Online

Selling your business online is more than just selling on the Internet. It’s about planning and being prepared for much more than the digital aspects of online selling explains a recent Small Business Computing article.
The article reads – Roughly speaking, starting an online business is divided into two parts: the hard part and the easy part.
The easy part is assembling your basic business structure. You’ll need to choose your software platform, set up a credit card account, develop a marketing plan and figure out a few more nuts-and-bolts details. Oh sure, there’s a lot of homework involved here ó and plenty of cash outlay ó but all told, this part’s not rocket science.
The hard part is developing your e-business plan. That requires awareness and understanding of what it means to do business online, and an inventive strategy. Developing a sound business plan is not only critical; it’s the do-or-die step in starting your online store.
‘But wait,’ you say, ‘I already have my business plan ó I’m just looking for a little help in building my site, and I’m rarin’ to go.’
Well, hang on. You may think you have your online merchant plan ó and you might. But before you assemble your basic business structure, you have one precious opportunity to really think things through ó now. Read the full Small Business Computing article here