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Electronic & Mobile Commerce - Chapter Summary
This convenient information systems chapter outlines the fundamentals of electronic and mobile commerce. After examining the applications of e-commerce in business-to-consumer (B2C), business-to-business (B2B) and consumer-to-consumer (C2C) contexts, you'll explore various types of web applications, e-commerce infrastructures and clickstream analysis. Our lessons come with multiple-choice quizzes to help you retain the terms and concepts you study. The chapter is available whenever you need it, and it's accessible on any Internet-connected device. When you're finished working through the chapter, you'll be able to:
- Define and evaluate examples of B2C, B2B and C2C e-commerce
- Assess shopping, travel and navigation web applications
- Understand the applications of clickstream analysis
- Outline the infrastructure of e-commerce in terms of planning and management
1. What is Business-to-Consumer E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples
Business-to-consumer E-commerce has changed the way customers buy products from stores and businesses. This lesson discusses the benefits of business-to-consumer E-commerce. A short quiz follows the lesson.
2. What is Business-to-Business E-Commerce? - Definition & Examples
Some businesses primarily serve other businesses instead of consumers, and business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has become an increasingly important means of providing that service. In this lesson, you'll learn about B2B e-commerce.
3. Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C) e-Commerce: Definition, Business Model & Examples
Consumers have a growing number of opportunities to engage in electronic commerce with each other. Learn about how consumer-to-consumer e-commerce works and take a quiz to test your knowledge.
4. Web Applications in BIS: Shopping, Travel & Navigation
In this lesson, we'll take a look at web applications, what they are, some example categories such as shopping, travel, and navigation, and how these applications relate to business information systems.
5. Clickstream Analysis: Definition & Uses
Web applications strive for personalized user experiences (and increased revenue). This lesson will provide an overview of clickstream analysis and how it is used in electronic commerce.
6. E-Commerce Infrastructure: Planning & Management
In this lesson, we'll take a look at e-commerce, what it is, some of the hardware and software needed to implement it, along with the planning and management that goes along with it.
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