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E-Commerce is going to undergo a high number of changes because of technological and social factors. I’ll describe the future of e-commerce and 9 trends that will exist in the future.

1. Augmented Reality Will Be Commonly Used

Augmented reality simulates in-person shopping experiences by allowing customers to see how a product might look on them or in their homes. 

According to Grand View Research, the  augmented reality global market will be worth $340 billion in 2028. 

2. JARVIS-Like AI Assistants

Most people in developed countries could have AI assistants to improve the quality of their lives.

. Depending on what permissions you grant to it, a secure JARVIS-like software could listen to all your conversations, read your emails, monitor your blood chemistry, and more. -solve in support of your mid and long-term goals.

3. Crypto May Become A Common Payment Option. The price fluctuations for cryptocurrencies may begin to stabilize over the next decade, which will make them more attractive payment options for large companies like Amazon and large payment processing companies like PayPal. According to  Grand View Research, the global blockchain technology market will grow from $6 billion in 2021 and to $395 billion in 2028. 

4. Autonomous Delivery Drones Could Become Mainstream

Delivery drones are capable of handling and automating shipping in different volumes, all without human intervention. Amazon Prime Air will deliver packages up to 5 pounds within 30 minutes or less using small drones. And in August 2020, 

5. Virtual Reality Will Play An Essential Part Of Marketing Initiatives

The use of virtual reality devices will allow people to view products from any angle imaginable and see those products in action within virtual environments.

6. In-App Purchases On Social Media Platforms Will Be Common-Place

Facebook and Instagram make it easier than ever to let consumers buy products without ever leaving those platforms.

7. Emerging Markets Will Play A Huge Role

. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that there will be 7.5 billion Internet users by 2030—that would be 90 percent of the projected world population. 

8. Voice Commerce Will Grow In Popularity

Voice commerce will top $40 billion in the U.S. by 2022. 

9. More Product Descriptions Will Be In Video Format

According to studies conducted by Social Media Today, 60% of shoppers would rather watch a product video than read a product description. › blog 


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