3 Predicted E-Commerce Trends for 2022
We all have been witnesses to the e-commerce trends for the past year. With the pandemic and the restrictions in traveling, businesses have been through a lot of challenges and has faced many obstacles. For 2022, it is important to have an insight on the trends that will be carried to 2022 and on the new trends that will eventually emerge.
Here are our Top 3 Predicted Trends in E-Commerce for the year 2022:
- Shift to Online Selling Platforms
Before the pandemic, people preferred to buy from physical stores. However, due to restrictions brought by the pandemic, people have opted to buy products or avail services in various online platforms. Now that foot traffic in physical stores and malls have lessen, retail brands are slowly transitioning to an online platform as a way to adapt to the changes in the market.
- Evolved and Advanced Payment Methods
In 2022, it is predicted that the payment methods of online platforms are more user-friendly through the use of the evolving technology. Payments that are made online are also predicted to be easer and that more payment methods may be accredited and incorporated in different platforms.
- Presence in Multiple Channels
Though the shift to an online platform is a must, promoting in a single channel or marketplace may not be enough. Many people are present different and various media channels; hence, your business must also be accessible to cater their needs. It is expected that more and more retail brands will be investing in making their presence in several online platforms to continuously promote their products or services. According to Forbes, social media and e-commerce are slowly becoming intertwined with another, resulting to social commerce. This also means that businesses are using social media such as Facebook and Instagram in promoting their products and in raising brand awareness.
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