• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Internet Shopping Sites

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Internet Shopping Sites: Which is best? Amazon Vs Waterstones In this topic I will be comparing the following factors of internet shopping sites; Which site is easier to open and access? Which site is easier to browse? Which site design is more appealing and why? Which site offers the best view of the items? What strategies have been used by the online shops to encourage consumers to buy? Which site delivers the best delivery option? Which methods of payment can be used? Which is the most advertised site? Which site is easier to open and access? Waterstones is comparatively easy to open and access, although it is not publicised as much as Amazon, making Amazon the more accessible web page. ...read more.

Middle

Which site offers the best view of the items? Amazon shows the items so that you can see most of the sides of the item. Waterstones only show the front page; therefore Amazon shows the best view of the item. What strategies have been used by the online shops to encourage consumers to buy? Strategies that have been used in Amazon to encourage consumers to buy are, that they show consumer ratings of the products and show discounts on the homepage. In Waterstones strategies that have been used to encourage consumers to buy is their consumer ratings and their bright coloured advertisements on there discounts. Which site delivers the best delivery option? In Amazon the delivery options are as follows; * You can have a next day delivery, (the price was not verified) ...read more.

Conclusion

In Amazon methods of payments can by credit card either; Visa, Delta, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Eurocard, American Express, Maestro, Solo. In Waterstones methods are payments are as follows; You can pay by any American Express, MasterCard or Visa credit card, Switch or Delta debit card. Which is the most advertised site? Amazon is a company that solely runs on profits from internet shopping and therefore advertises they're website more than Waterstones which most of its profits come from shops. Waterstones advertise they're shop, more than website. My Conclusion Amazon and Waterstones are both safe ligament companies that provide secure webpage's that allow you to shop in the comfort of your own home. They both have different page's in which they give you mostly clear information of the product you are looking for. My personal chose of website, would be Waterstones because of the clear layout, in which items are easy found. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Business, Companies and Organisation, Activity section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Business, Companies and Organisation, Activity essays

  1. Business Studies Edexcel Coursework

    In addition, newspapers are only read once (if at all, in the case of free newspapers), so the adverts may not be noticed and ad space can be expensive. Magazines usually have a clear target audience such as teenagers, males, females, car enthusiasts, etc.

  2. Business Studies

    Efficiency: expense ratio, account receivable turnover ratio > Looks at how well the business is able to manage its operations to generate return Expense ratio: Expense ratio: total operating expenses x 100 Sales > The expenses of a business as a proportion of total sales - how cost effective the

  1. Ownership, Location and Aims and Objectives of Lex Transfleet and Express Diner

    This means that the employees and customers will be pleased and there will be an increase in their satisfaction. The benefit of this that Lex will be making capital and there is an increase of customers and employees satisfaction. But the drawback is that customers may not be happy because

  2. Business Studies - Researching The Feasibilty

    Therefore I could maximize profits by charging very high prices. This would suit my project as it has a short life cycle but I would have to find out how high the demand is to see what is the most I could charge.

  1. English for business

    Match the following columns containing interest jobs 1. scientific a. plumber 2. artistic b. nurse 3. practical c. accountant 4. welfare d. academician 5. computational e. novelist V. What are the things you should do or shouldn't do if you want to get a job?

  2. Electical Shop

    Product-oriented vs. Market-oriented business A product oriented business is when the product is produced first, then a market is found. Business rarely use this type of marketing. Companies that use the type of marketing, usually make basic products needed for life.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work