A Quick Look at Ecommerce, Internet and Hosting Trends for 2016

The Internet is not only an exclusive tool just used for the elite few but is has its widespread reach which is far beyond than that of any other modern mode of communication. It affects every aspect of our life, starting from social behavior to shapes political perceptions, or to determine success and failure, and propels the global economy forward. Directly or indirectly the internet is responsible for a huge annual global revenue exchange.

With the Internet contributing to more than $2.2 trillion in annual retail sales last year, no business – small or big - can afford to ignore the growing importance of the digital world. If you are thinking about expanding your online business or are yet to jump on to the Internet bandwagon, here are a few interesting Internet and eCommerce-related stats and facts that can help you keep up with the changing trends. For example, did you know that 80% of consumers are willing to buy products online if they are offered free shipping? Or that near about 40% of global internet users, or more than 1 billion people have purchased products or services online? Business to consumer eCommerce sales amounted to $1.7 trillion in 2015, and that number just keeps growing.

Here we have an infographic from Hosting Facts which will let you know about your internet and hosting facts, and you’ll know in which direction to take your existing business, or where to point a future one. These are all very pertinent facts and stats that will help you draw incredibly useful insights on how to run your business, and how to achieve what you want from the online presence. So don’t forget to check this out!

Internet, ecommerce and hosting facts and statistics