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Electronic Commerce

Often referred to as ecommerce (or e-commerce), the phrase describes business that is conducted over the Internet using any of the applications that rely on the Internet, including email, shopping carts, social media and Web services, among others.

From setting up your first online Web store to understanding industry regulations, our ecommerce dictionary offers a glossary of important definitions, terms  and phrases you need to know.

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