On this episode, we take a look at growing E-commerce platforms in Africa. We explore how to set up an e-commerce site for your business, what you should look out for and which platforms are available for you to use. We also chat to Horesia Nyawade and Tshiwela Ncube who are the founders of Vuuqa an online store for African products. A burning question is how to set up payment methods that work in African markets and that will work for your e-commerce site. We also explore the opportunities available in the E-commerce sector from starting delivery services, creating the platforms and promoting E-commerce sites.
Horesia and Tshiwela walk us through how they started their site and what they have learned along the way and why it is important for them to grow African businesses. Finally, we give tips on how to protect your e-commerce site from fraud which is the demise of most Online based businesses.