Online shopping is big business, but what does the future hold? (infographic)
Online shopping is massive, it’s predicted that if the growth trend continues at the current rate then it will be worth an estimated $4.48 trillion by 2021!
As you can see, online shopping is a major factor in today’s world. If your company produces products or even services, it’s probably time to start thinking about the how you can tap into this market by getting an ecommerce website designed.
The WebDesignerDepot have put together an amazing inforgraphic showing 60 stats, facts and figures of the future or ecommerce and buying online.
Online shopping key facts:
Purchasing on desktops still make up 52% of online shopping, smartphone 38% and tablets 10%
43% of online shoppers prefer to have a personalised experience when buying from a website
73% of shoppers use different platforms when buying online
85% of customer interactions will be handled automatically without a human agent by 2020
Cryptocurrencies such as BitCoin and Electra are growing in popularity as a way of paying for goods online due to their low merchant transaction fees