Ecommerce

The Best Online Stores use Our Hosted Ecommerce Features

Ease of use

It is well established that a properly designed storefront will produce increased sales. Your storefront is your public image. It directly impacts potential customers' perception of your business.Netandhost has created design tools and templates which will assist you in managing all aspects of your store design. There is no need to learn code. You have complete control over the store, we handle the technical details. If you want access to the design part of the code, it is readily available to you, through your web browser. Even if you make changes to the template, all new software features are updated seamlessly without causing disruptions to your site.

Optimum SEO (Search Engine Optimized) solutions

We have built our system on the foundation of work done by the most respected SEO experts. The result is that websites hosted by Netandhost will enable you to attain the best possible ranking on such major search engines as Bing, Google, Yahoo, and others.Our software will draw more visitors to your site. More visitors to a well designed site will result in increased sales.

Increase Your Market Share

By targeting customers across traditional boundaries, Netandhost enables you to reach a larger market. Our e-commerce services are designed to allow you to operate multiple stores, and can handle a variety of currencies. This is a part of our standard ecommerce service.

Reach the Mobile Marketplace

The increased popularity of smart phones (Android, Palm Pre, iPhone, Blackberry & others) and pad computing devices such as iPad and a host of "work alikes" has introduced a whole new market which didn't exist just a few years ago. Such devices allow customers to buy whenever and wherever they may feel so inclined.
Netandhostprovides an exclusive web interface which is designed specifically for mobile devices. The images fit exactly on each phone's screen, eliminating the necessity of scrolling to view the page. This results in a beautiful shopping experience, which will encourage your customers to make their purchases without delay.

Product Pre-Orders

This feature allows you to pre-sell items which are not yet available. You can specify the date when the product will be available, insert a message explaining the details, and set up a process to handle orders. When the product is available, you can process the orders and ship those items with only a few clicks of the mouse.

Export your listing for Comparison Shoppers

Several companies offer comparison services which offer clients several sources for desired products, along with pricing, shipping information, and other options. Netandhost's system enables you to quickly export your products for listing on such PPC shopping sites as Google Shopping, Shopzilla, Shopping.com, PriceGrabber, MySimon, NexTag, BizRate, Beso, and others. By offering your products through such sites, you increase traffic to your store.

Integrate with Social Networking Media

Without doubt, the most effective way to get noticed today is found in the growing social networking media. Facebook, for example has an amazing number of users, and many of them spend an hour or more per day on the site. The high volume exposure which you will derive from such media means that many more people will visit your website. Every visitor to your site who participates in such media is a potential link to the millions of other individuals who may be interested in your products.
Our new social media marketing features will be included at no extra cost, for the benefit of all of our customers. The appearance of these features is intended to "feel" familiar to Facebook users, thereby providing a more natural flow toward the purchase of your products.

Offer Coupons and Discounts

Our Online Store software enables you to easily create trackable coupons which give customers a dollar value or a percentage discount on their orders. Coupons may be set to expire after a specified date or a specific number of uses. You can easily run reports to evaluate coupon usage.

Improved content management

SMBDemand's enhanced Content Management System will provide you with the ability to quickly and easily build complex pages. Improved content results in improved commerce.

Additional Features

To facilitate customer reviews, you may choose to integrate IntenseDebate or Disqus. You also have the option of having your customer write reviews, which you may then approve or reject, using your administrative controls.
You can edit pictures in the browser, using Picnik. Your orders and shipments may be integrated, using Shipworks (available only to US customers).
The control panel allows you to edit your robots.txt file. You can display an "Also Viewed" panel as the customer views product pages. The system handles redirection of WWW files to "non-WWW" and vice-versa.

Google Adwords and Google Analytics

Our Ecommerce services are designed to be totally integrated with Google Adwords and Google Analytics, thereby providing you with the tools to completely analyze every action which occurs on your online store. By using conversion tracking, you can actual analyze your visitors needs. Adwords also assists you in knowing which of your advertising programs actually work, and which ones may need improvement.

Manage orders well

Netandhostunderstands that each business is unique. We never try to squeeze your business into somebody else's template. Our system is flexible. We can work with every type of business. Whether your online store generates thousands of transactions, or only a relative handful, our shopping cart will give you the tools to properly manage your customer orders. Properly managed orders result in high levels of customer satisfaction.and that leads to repeat sales.

Quality Product Images

Research reveals that customers respond best when they can see clear, detailed images of the products offered. Our system enables you to manage the size and quality of your product images. Not only do we enable you to upload unlimited quantities of images, but we also provide tools which allow the customer to Magnify and Zoom on the images. This enables customers to see the details which are needed to transform "browsers" to "buyers". All of our image software is quick loading, is compatible with all common browsers, and offers complete compliance with XHTML CSS standards.

Exceptional High Performance

You'll find that page load times for our software are surprisingly short. We have incorporated several performance enhancing tools, such as Full Page Caching. Together, our web page enhancements result in a greatly improved browsing experience for your customers. Improved load times and generally enhanced browsing results in increased sales.

Gift Cards & Gift Certificates

Enable your customers to easily purchase gift cards and gift certificates. These can be either physical (sent to the recipient by mail) or virtual (a code is sent to the recipient via email). Your customer can include a personal message as a part of the purchasing process. You receive payment when the card/certificate is purchased. The recipient can then use the value to purchase items from your store.

Wish Lists

Your customers can be encouraged to create wish lists for products on your site and share those lists with friends through email and social media accounts. You are likely to discover that Wish Lists increase sales!

Tax Zones

Our system enables you to create stacked, multiple tax rates. In order to comply with regulations for international sales, these are necessary. In some cases, you may need them to accommodate local, county, and state taxes, as well.