Being called traditional has no juice, especially when we talk about ecommerce market. Traditional suggests conventional, one that are not ready to change with the shift. The current scenario of online business conduction covers every aspect of potential selling medium including web, mobiles, tablets, social media, third party integration and more. If you lag in any of it, consider that if not today, you are definitely going to have to wrap up soon.
The e-commerce trend which had become a major talk at the end of the last year with the tagline of “Ecommerce trends to be followed in 2017” is one such aspect which every online seller must cover in their business — Application Programming Interface (API).
Application Programming Interface are more or less like a set of rules that allow third party apps to trigger communication between two systems, applications or platforms. APIs are all over the internet and have taken a big spot in the ecommerce market. If you are an unfolding digital entrepreneur who doesn’t want to lie in the category of “traditional seller”, you must leverage APIs into your working model.
We have discussed about 10 ways of integrating APIs into online selling sites which may definitely play its part in taking your business altogether to a new level.