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Our detailed dictionary of internet terms


Electronic Commerce is the means of dealing, buying, selling and trading goods or services by electronic means.

With regards to our dictionary the term will generally refer to an online store where products can be bought by distance using credit cards for payment and goods despatched via a postal service.

Using Ecommerce as a shopping option has grown enormously over the past few years and is a specialty of Toucan Web Design.

Advanced ecommerce stores have hundreds of features including currency conversions and instant payments.