What Makes for a Strong Community?

E-Commerce World Retailers is a representative body of the e-commerce community. A strong community is one that shares both information and resources. ECWR is a hub that provides both. Below, are many online resources that will aid the start-up and management of any e-business. In addition, please visit the forum to share information and connect with fellow members of the e-commerce community.



E-Commerce Resources


Advantages/Disadvantages of E-Business:

http://www.ehow.com/info_8396747_advantages-disadvantages-ebusiness.html

Starting an Online Business:

http://www.blasho.com/steps-to-start-online-business-a-beginners-course

Business Structure Options:

http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75118

Creating a Website:

http://www.howtomakeawebsite.net

Marketing an E-Business:

http://www.ehow.com/how_2056456_market-online-business.html

Social Media Marketing:

http://mashable.com/2009/10/28/small-business-marketing

Search Engine Optimization (SEO):

http://www.seomoz.org/beginners-guide-to-seo

Increasing Web Traffic:

http://webdesign.about.com/od/promotion/tp/aatpwebtraffic.htm

100 Ways to Increase Web Traffic:

http://www.howtomakeawebsite.net/increase-website-traffic

Accepting Electronic Payments:

http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/online-banking/electronic-payment4.htm

Legal Considerations for Starting an E-Business:

http://www.ehow.com/about_6609332_legal-considerations-starting-online-business.html

http://www.ehow.com/info_7756174_legal-start-own-webbased-business.html

Hire Professionals from Various Areas of Expertise:

http://www.elance.com

Electronic Retailing Association:

http://www.retailing.org/membership/overview

National Retail Federation:

http://www.nrf.com