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Chapter 12 E-Commerce Overview

E-commerce is the buying and selling of goods and services on the Internet. Whether business-to-business, business-to-consumer, or consumer-to-consumer, websites that support e-commerce are everywhere. This chapter provides an overview of this topic.

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Review Activities

Review game activities are available for this chapter.
Check your knowledge of chapter terms and concepts.

Chapter Updates

  • JavaJam Coffee House Case Study (pages 536-537)
    Support of the server-side shopping cart and order scripts was discontinued on 4/15/18. Students are encouraged to either set up a free demo or trial shopping cart at one of the resources mentioned in the chapter (such as Mal's E-commerce or Just Add Commerce) OR modify the HTML examples on page 536 to use the following as the action value: "http://webdevbasics.net/cart.html".
  • Fish Creek Animal Hospital Case Study (pages 539-540)
    Support of the server-side shopping cart and order scripts was discontinued on 4/15/18. Students are encouraged to either set up a free demo or trial shopping cart at one of the resources mentioned in the chapter (such as Mal's E-commerce or Just Add Commerce) OR modify the HTML examples on page 536 to use the following as the action value: "http://webdevbasics.net/cart.html".
  • Pacific Trails Resort Case Study (pages 542-543)
    Support of the server-side shopping cart and order scripts was discontinued on 4/15/18. Students are encouraged to either set up a free demo or trial shopping cart at one of the resources mentioned in the chapter (such as Mal's E-commerce or Just Add Commerce) OR modify the HTML examples on page 536 to use the following as the action value: "http://webdevbasics.net/cart.html".
  • Path of Light Yoga Studio Case Study (page 545)
    Support of the server-side shopping cart and order scripts was discontinued on 4/15/18. Students are encouraged to either set up a free demo or trial shopping cart at one of the resources mentioned in the chapter (such as Mal's E-commerce or Just Add Commerce) OR modify the HTML examples on page 536 to use the following as the action value: "http://webdevbasics.net/cart.html".

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