Total Merchant Services has partnered with a
number of companies that provide merchants with valuable resources to grow
their businesses. If you need assistance with other aspects of your
business, contact the Total Merchant Services alliance partners listed here.
- Marketing Assistance
- Domain name registration
- Wireless providers
- Shopping carts
- Web site design
- Internet gateway providers
- Web hosting
- Webmaster tools
Whether you are an e-commerce company or a traditional bricks and
mortar business, you can use the Internet to attract new buyers and
build relationships with existing customers. Learn how to drive
customers to your website and turn them into active buyers by
visiting the resources listed below.
domain name registration
If you want to open an online business, you'll need a domain name
that is both eye-catching and memorable. To see if the domain name
you want is available and to register your own URL, check out the
resources listed below.
Network Solutions -
You can accept credit cards anywhere - at trade shows, fairs, in your
customer's homes - with a wireless merchant account from Total Merchant
Services. All you need is a wireless terminal and one of the wireless
communications providers listed below.
Cingular Wireless Data (formerly Bell South) - www.bellsouthwd.com
U.S. Wireless Data Inc. - www.uswirelessdata.com
web site design
Chances are you're not a web site developer and don't have an in-house staff
to tackle that task. The resources listed below can help you design,
program, and implement your Internet web site.
internet gateway providers
You'll need an Internet payment gateway if you want to accept credit cards
through your web site. Internet payment gateways - such as those listed
below - provide a secure link between your web site and credit card
Payflow Link by Verisign Payflow Pro By Verisign Authorize.Net
Plug 'N' Pay
A well-designed web site does no good unless you have a secure and flexible
host that can reliably handle traffic to and from your site.
Here are links to tools for hit counters, guest books, and other interactive
elements that can add value to your website.