E-commerce refers to the activity of buying or selling products or services online. An e-commerce website provides an accessible platform where potential customers can browse and shop conveniently at home or on their smartphones.
At Grinning Graphics, we create e-commerce website designs that align with your brand identity and provide an engaging digital platform for your visitors and customers. E-commerce website design is all about creating positive user experiences, using branded design elements to craft user friendly interfaces to build trust and ultimately to encourage visitors to your online store to make purchases. It’s about creating the right look and feel for your brand. An e-commerce website design can have a big impact on whether your e-commerce business succeeds. Studies have shown that it takes a fraction of a second for browsers to judge a website design and decide if they will stay on a site. Design makes the difference. Whether you’re selling products, services, or memberships, having a well-designed online sales platform is a great opportunity to increase revenue and create a valuable online presence for your business. E-commerce sales have been growing rapidly in recent years. E-commerce worldwide sales grew by 27.6% in 2020. This growth is likely to continue in the future. Online shopping in the UK is forecast to grow by 34.5% in 2023.
Our e-commerce website designs create unique branded digital shops with intuitive and appealing user interfaces where you can display a wide range of products, recommend and boost chosen products, and provide detailed product information that helps customers decide if they want to buy. We understand how important website design is for an e-commerce business. Engaging visual elements, user-friendly interfaces, fast loading times and enhanced security features all contribute to positive online shopping experiences that build trust and create positive impressions of your business.
Creating an online store is a complex process. It includes planning, conceptualizing, and arranging your website content and products within an easy-to-navigate and visually appealing design, processing orders and payments securely, and more. Our website design process begins with a FREE design consultation, where we will discuss your ambitions for your e-commerce site and formulate a design brief for the project. Our e-commerce websites take the pain out of selling online and allow you to focus on other areas of your business. We combine our unique design skills with development expertise to create e-commerce websites that look great and have reliable functionality to process your orders, shipping, payment gateways, and product listings. Our website designs are fully responsive, ensuring your website design will be mobile-friendly and accessible on all devices. In the UK in 2021, 63% of e-commerce orders were placed on a smartphone.
Your website is a gateway to your brand and business. If you want to attract new customers, communicate your brand values, and grow your business, a well-designed e-commerce website can be an invaluable asset, giving customers the convenience of browsing and buying from you from the comfort of their home or on their phones. Our ecommerce websites give you the benefits of a fully bespoke website design catered to your brand, with fast website load speed and enhanced security and performance.
Our e-commerce website design package includes:
Our e-commerce website design process begins with our design consultation, where we learn about your business and your goals for your website. We discuss your vision for how you want your website to look and the features you want to include, and we will create a design brief where we will set deliverables and timescales to clarify the stages of the website design and ensure the project is complete on schedule.
We will present drafts of our design ideas at every stage for your review. We encourage your feedback throughout the design process and incorporate your thoughts into revisions and refinements to ensure your website design is everything you want it to be.
Whether you already have a brick-and-mortar store and would like to develop a digital shop, or your website is intended to be your main sales channel, we will develop a plan of action based on your ambitions, beginning with arranging your items, categories, and product images, creating branded visual elements, and developing user-friendly and accessible interfaces, right through to the layout, aesthetics, and functionality of the site.
If you’re looking for a unique, branded e-commerce website design for your business, we would love to discuss your ambitions.
Our e-commerce website design package includes everything you need to get your e-commerce website up and running and ready to go.
Contact us today to book your FREE e-commerce website design consultation.