Friday, February 4, 2011

How to start E-Business & E-Commerce in USA? | Incorporating business in USA

How to start E-Business & E-Commerce in USA?:

Electronic Business is a term representing the impact of computers, telecommunications, electronic payment systems, computer software, data networks, and other technologies on business transactions and business practices.
E-Business is more encompassing than just E-Commerce and includes the internal operations of a business, such as purchasing, accounting, and internal information management technologies.
It is useful to think of E-Business as having four primary components:
  1. Electronic Business Infrastructure,
  2. Electronic Business Processes,
  3. Electronic Services, and
  4. Electronic Commerce.
Examples of E-Business processes, services and infrastructure include:
  • Electronic Accounting and Tax Books and Records
  • Electronic Document Management Systems
  • Point-of-Sale Systems
  • Electronic Payments
  • Standard Tax Audit File (XBRL)
Electronic Commerce is economic activity, which can be defined as “the value of goods and services sold online.” The term "online" includes the use of the Internet, Intranet and Extranet, as well as proprietary networks that run systems such as automated exchanges of trade documents and payments).
An E-Commerce transaction is any business transaction completed over a computer network, including the internet, or by e-mail and includes the sale of goods or services.
Examples of E-Commerce markets include: