Electronic commerce (also referred to as EC, e-commerce or ecommerce) consists primarily of the distributing, buying, selling, marketing, and servicing of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. The information technology industry might see it as an electronic business application aimed at commercial transactions. In Europe there are entire "shopping village" or outlet villages. Since 2010 began the development of so-called social Commerce, or sales of goods and services in social networks. Advertising on the Internet is implemented using banners (from the English word "banner" - "ad-header"). Currently e-Commerce is growing rapidly and, according to statistics, more than 100 million people around the world have made at least one purchase in the online stores and annual turnover of e-Commerce in 2000 exceeded $ 100 billion. In the calculations via the Internet digital money goes to the seller, who remits them to the Bank, and in return receives money. At the moment the most successful model of selling resource is an online store that makes such a sphere as the Internet Commerce convenient for the buyer. Examples of commercial activity on the Internet quite a lot. Examples of commercial activity on the Internet quite a lot. In a few years the world wide web has been flooded with a variety of resources that were perfectly adapted to the sale. We can say that Internet Commerce is a separate kind of transaction of sale and purchase, the functionality of which is based on the use of new technologies, and, therefore, requires new solutions.
The meaning of the term "electronic commerce" has changed over the last 30 years. Originally, "electronic commerce" meant the facilitation of commercial transactions electronically, usually using technology like Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), where both were introduced in the late 1970s, for example, to send commercial documents like purchase orders or invoices electronically. In this case, the company trades directly with the client (not the legal and natural person). First of all, significantly expanding the geography of sales, because for reviewing the product didn't need to go anywhere. In this case, you can count on the full conformity of the project with all necessary requirements that will ensure the popularity of the resource in the future and, accordingly, its profitability. The Internet is quite extensive and contains a huge amount of resources of a similar orientation, so to stand out among them, you need to make some effort. The last time for settlement through the Internet have become used to digital money. The translation was carried out instantly, and this determines the basic convenience of work with them. At the moment, Internet Commerce has grown from a trivial purchase in a rather interesting area of activity in which they find implementing the most risky ideas, and when appropriate implement them, surprisingly, they begin to bring amazing profits. Their number is about 10. Since 2010 began the development of so-called social Commerce, or sales of goods and services in social networks. Advertising on the Internet is implemented using banners (from the English word "banner" - "ad-header").