My name is Álvaro, and I am going to talk about e-commerce. Have you ever bought anything on the internet? Probably all of you did. I always buy on the internet, because it is easier and quicker. Also, it could be cheaper in some cases.
Electronic commerce or e-commerce refers to online business activities for products and services. E-commerce is usually associated with buying and selling on the Internet. E-commerce is the use of electronic communications and digital information processing technology in business transactions.
There are various kinds of e-commerce:
What is Business to Business e-commerce?
B2B: Business to Business, e-commerce is simply defined as e-commerce between companies. About 80% of e-commerce is of this type, and most experts predict that B2B e-commerce will continue to grow faster. The more common B2B example and best practice model is IBM.
What is Business to Consumer e-commerce?
B2C: Business-to-consumer e-commerce, or commerce between companies and consumers, involves customers gathering information; purchasing physical goods or information goods and receiving products over an electronic network. Thus, the more common B2C business models are the online retailing companies such as Amazon.com. B2C e-commerce reduces transactions costs and it offers competitive prices for products or services.
What is Business to Goverment e-commerce?
B2G: Business-to-government e-commerce or B2G is generally defined as commerce between companies and the public sector. It refers to the use of the Internet for public procurement, licensing procedures, and other government-related operations.
What is consumer to consumer e-commerce?
C2C:Consumer-to-consumer e-commerce or C2C is simply commerce between private individuals or consumers. It is easy, isn´t it? This type of e-commerce occurs through auctions facilitated at a portal, such as eBay, which allows online real-time bidding on items being sold on the Web.
What is m-commerce?
M-Commerce or (mobile commerce) is the buying and selling of goods and services through wireless technology, such as mobile or personal tablets.
E-commerce is extremely useful and popular at the moment.
Millions of people use e-commerce daily.
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