The checkout process involves steps to complete the purchase of a product or service
The checkout is the most sensitive part in the shopping experience and the rate of shopping cart abandon is an important indicator for problems found in the checkout
Here is a standard checkout process that is normally used by ecommerce businesses.
- 1. Shipping address is entered in a form.
- 2. Shipping method is selected.
- 3. Payment method is selected.
- 4. Items are reviewed in the shopping cart.
- 5. Order is confirmed and payment is made.
Some eCommerce platforms, like Magento® offers a one page check out process. The module provides multiple options on a single page and makes the check out process quick and easy.
Definition of "Checkout Process" by Chat GPT: The checkout process is a series of steps that a customer goes through when making a purchase from an online store or website. It typically involves adding items to a shopping cart, entering billing and shipping information, selecting a payment method, and reviewing the order before finalizing the purchase. The checkout process is critical to the success of an online store since a complicated or confusing process can lead to abandoned carts and lost sales.« Back to Glossary Index