ECommerce Best Practices

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In the increasingly competitive eCommerce market it is best practices that separate the highly profitable, high growth businesses from the "me-too" masses. Learn tools of that have been implemented over the past decade.

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I work on an e-Commerce software project, and currently specifying the architecture (front-end/back-end/data layer) as well as the specific features of the software. These will include:

  • Shopping cart
  • Credit card processing
  • Stock management
  • Sales reporting and analytics
  • Shipping calculation
  • Customer reviews, product ratings

Can you suggest some resources (books, papers, blog articles, etc.) for building e-Commerce software? I'm only interested in higher-level information (architecture, abstraction, reusability) and not language-specific cookbooks and "how-to's".