Today, it is very easy for you to buy and sell goods online. There are many companies that have developed the online shopping service that enables you to conduct business online. One of those companies that solely focus on e-commerce is Alibaba group. You can use the online company to buy and sell goods anywhere in the world. The only requirement for you to conduct your business online is you will have to become a member in the company. There are different membership packages that you can choose from; there is the premium membership and the verified membership packages.
Alibaba group is an e-commerce business that is based in Hangzhou in China. It is a family of many internet based business. The company begun back in 1999 with the sole mandate of providing a portal that will connect Chinese manufactures with the overseas buyers. There are different companies that have come together to form the Alibaba group. The major share-holder is Alibaba which is an e-commerce platform for small business that was launched in 1999. There is the Taobao which is a company that offers consumer to consumer service that enables people to easily buy products from Alibaba. Taobao is China’s largest company that offers the consumer to consumer platform. The company was started back in 2003. The other significant company is the Alipay that offers the online Escrow payment services to the customers.
There is Tmall which is an online company that was started in 2008 to compliment the Taobao portal. The company offers the online retail platforms that enable business owners to easily sell their products online. The company later became an independent platform in 2011. The other significant company that has contributed to the success of the Alibaba group is the eTao which is a shopping search engine that offers consumers with a comprehensive information about the products, merchants and promotional information. This is an online company that was started by Taobao in 2010. It is worth mentioning that Juhuasun, 1688.com, AliExpress and Alibaba cloud computing are all companies within the Alibaba group.
How To Become A Member With Alibaba
You will be required to have an account before you can become a member
- Click on the official website link; you will be directed to the sites home page
- Click on the membership package you want; either premium or verified membership
- Once the page opens, click on apply now
- You will be required to enter your email address and password. Click on sign in
- Follow the instructions
- Official Alibaba website: www.alibaba.com
- Official membership application link: http://seller.alibaba.com/