Computer Services, Inc. can provide the platform you need to
launch your e-commerce business successfully! We offer secure
server (SSL) services.
If you're new to online selling, you're probably asking
what the heck this is all about. In the paragraphs that
follow, we'll try to explain the basics of e-commerce for you.
If you already know the basics, give us a call at 815 338-1072
or email us at and we'll work with you to determine the
services you need. We'll build a package for you with pricing
that will make you smile!
So, what do you need to know,
The first step, after you've decided to sell your
product or service online, is a domain name and a service
provider that can host your new web site and set up the
necessary e-mail services. You'll also need credit card
services (also known as a merchant account) to provide your
customers with a safe and secure method to pay for what they
Unless you have previous experience in developing web
sites, you might want some help designing and setting up your
site, at least to begin with. You need a method to receive
orders and do all the fulfillment tasks. And it doesn't stop
there. You need the online version of advertising your site by
listing your site with search engines, so that people can find
The experienced staff at LCR Computer Services can
explain these services and help determine the package you'll
need. We can host your domain name and virus-scanned e-mail as
well as provide the space to host your online business. We can
help you find the right web designer that can meet your
e-commerce needs. And we can do all of this for a very
We can work with your web developer
to find the right shopping cart for your online store and help
install it. That is one advantage we have over others,
we built these servers and know them very well. We make
the hard installs easy.
Remember the secure server
services (SSL) at the start of this article?
When you place an order online, most people want to use
a credit card to pay for the purchase. When filling out the
online order form and you enter your credit card number, make
sure there's a closed padlock somewhere on your browser
screen. This indicates that the form is using SSL. SSL (Secure
Server Link) means that your credit card number will be
encrypted when you send it to the merchant. This makes it very
hard (we've learned never to say impossible) to intercept and
get your credit card number. This is absolutely necessary in
order for you to have successful online business. People need
to trust that someone can't eavesdrop and grab their credit
Your website also needs to be designed with security in
mind so that hackers can't get to your customer's credit card
numbers. LCR knows how to keep hackers out of your website. We
spend a lot of time every day making sure they don't break
It's a lot of work to pull it all together, but we can
get you there and do it safely and at an attractive price.
Give us a call at 815 338-1072 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.