E-Commerce Websites

Sell your products and services online

Sparks Arts builds professional online stores that focus on boosting sales, inspiring trust, ease of use and functionality. Turn your website traffic into repeat customers.

Our e-commerce solutions feature:

In addition to the awesome core features included with every website we build, our e-commerce packages include –

Security

Your entire website is encrypted with a free SSL certificate providing a secure connection between your customer and the website server.

A free SSL certificate is sufficient if payment details are submitted via an off-site payment processor such as PayPal.

Upgrades Available *
Recommended if you’re customers are submitting credit card information directly on your website. This may be required by your payment processor.

  • Commercial Wildcard SSL certificate
  • PCI-compliant hosting

User-Friendly Shop Design

Visitors can quickly find the right product with intuitive navigation and website search features. Optional features include Wish List and Product Comparison.

Manage Your Own Shop

Easily add or update your products and manage your orders. No technical knowledge necessary. No need to pay a professional for every little update. With a little orientation you can take care of routine shop maintenance yourself.

Product Media

Ability to add numerous product photos, videos, and PDF downloads to help customers really understand your product. See it closer with the built-in magnification zoom feature and click to pop up a larger image.

Physical or Virtual Products

Orders for digital download products (such as audio files, software, videos, and e-books) may be configured for automatic fulfillment.

Cross-Selling Related Products

Easily link related categories and products to increase sales.

Promote Specific Products

Focus your visitors’ attention on specific products or groups of products such as New, Featured, and Most Popular.

Product Reviews

Ability for your customers to leave product reviews on your website.

Expandable

Room to grow with unlimited product options. Easily add new categories and products. No redesign required.

Coupon Discounts

Option to configure the code of a coupon, it's discount value in percentage or dollar off, one-time or multiple use allowed, minimum order amount required, start and end dates or forever.

Upgrades Available: *

  • Advanced coupon configuration. Any type of coupon is possible!
  • Sellable, trackable online gift certificates

Available Gift Certificate Features:

  • Sellable gift certificates automatically emailed upon purchase
  • Customer may purchase for themselves or for another
  • Choose how your gift certificates look - create your own branded gift certificate designs
  • Optional expiration
  • Customers can use gift certificate as many times as it takes to use the full value
  • Customers can load, store, and track their gift certificate balance in their login customer account
  • Gift certificate balance is automatically available to be used as a payment at the checkout
  • History of Gift Certificates Usage Report
  • Import function - great for creating large number of gift certificates

Available Coupons Options:

  • Apply discounts without the use of coupons
  • Create discounts specific to products, categories, manufacturers, and vendors (include/exclude)
  • Create discounts specific to customers and shopper groups
  • Create discounts specific to Countries and/or States
  • Buy X Get Y coupons
  • Shipping coupons - general or unique to shipper or shipping type (can be limited to specific products)
  • Option to enter multiple coupons in the front end (with ability to make coupon exclusive)
  • Parent coupons - join multiple coupons into one to create complicated promotions
  • Optional start and end date
  • Minimum order total trigger
  • Percentage off, Amount off, Bulk Buy discount, Buy one get the second one 50% cheaper...
  • Option to exclude discounted products from coupon promotions
  • Option to restrict coupon by country/state
  • Option to restrict coupon by payment method
  • Create a coupon link to automatically add coupon to cart
  • Customize coupon error messages
  • Reports - History of Customer Coupon Usage, Coupon Generated Sales vs Total Sales etc.
  • Import function - great for creating large number of coupons

Volume Pricing Discounts

Ability to configure price breaks for buying more of a product. The discounted price will automatically display when the proper quantity to purchase is entered by the customer. You should also show the quantity price breaks in the product description.

Inventory Management Option

  • Inventory levels displayed with product description.
  • Automatically manages inventory for products ordered but not yet shipped.
  • Low stock warning notification email sent to vendor.

Social Media Sharing

Make it easy for your visitors to share your products with their friends on their social media profiles, or notify a friend by email.

Built-in SEO

  • Automatic meta tags that tell search engines what your store pages are about.
  • Canonical URLs tell search engines which is the main link to your product, avoiding the dreaded duplicate URLs problem.
  • All shop page URLs automatically included in XML sitemap submitted to search engines for indexing.

Dynamic Shopping Cart & Checkout

  • Clear calls to action
  • Intuitive, one-page checkout
  • Checkout as guest or create an account
  • Order confirmation emails to both customer and vendor

Order Management

  • Email confirmation of new orders sent to customer and vendor.
  • Print invoice or create PDF.
  • Ability to edit orders.
  • Set order status (pending, shipped, refunded, etc).
  • Simple communication with customer via email.
  • Easily notify customer when product is shipped and include a custom message such as shipment tracking number.

Customer Management

  • Shopper Groups allow you to show different things to different customers - for example wholesale or retails customers.
  • View all customers’ information and past orders

Payment Processors

Many payment gateways available including:

  • PayPal
  • Stripe
  • Square
  • Online Credit Cards through Authorize.net gateway
  • Offline Credit Card processing

Shipping Options

Multiple shipper options to choose from. Offer your customers any and all:

  • USPS, UPS, FedEx
  • Real time shipping fees calculated based on product weight and destination zip code.
  • Flat rate or free shipping options available for your entire store, a category of products or select products.

Taxes

Sales taxes fully documented and automatically applied only where needed. Configure sales tax calculations by state.

For more complicated sales tax calculations, such as different rates for each County where order is shipped, Avalara AvaTax solution may be integrated into your store.

Flexible Website

Unlike some online store solutions, e-commerce isn’t the only thing your website can do. Our e-commerce system is simply a functional module within your CMS website. Any other function you desire may be added to your website in addition to your store.

Additional Functionality Available

Need something extra not listed here? Our system is expandable and allows adding on most additional functionality you may need, now or in the future. Just ask and we’ll show you what can be done.

E-Commerce Website Development Packages

Get your store online now!

Starter

$2,500


What’s Included:

  • Up to 10 products
  • PayPal payment processor
  • USPS, UPS, or FedEx Shipping Calculator
  • Sales Tax calculation for one state

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Business

$3,500


What’s Included:

  • Up to 25 products
  • PayPal payment processor and/or Stripe or Square
  • Multiple Shipping Calculators: USPS, UPS, and/or FedEx
  • Separate Sales Tax Calculations for up to 5 states

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Premium

$5,000

and up

What’s Included:

  • Up to 100 products
  • Multiple payment processors, including Offline Credit Card Processing or Real-Time Online Credit Card Processing with Authorize.net Gateway.
  • Multiple Shipping Processors: USPS, UPS and/or FedEx
  • Separate Sales Tax Calculations for any number of states

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Optional Upgrades Available for an Additional Fee

* Upgraded features mentioned above such as Wish List, Product Comparison, Commercial Wildcard SSL Certificate, PCI Compliant Hosting, Advanced Coupons and Gift Certificates are available with additional fee to cover required annual software subscriptions, initial installation, configuration and testing.