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I need some enlightenment and clarification. Three of the serverless and cloud-online providers are amazon , google and Azure. I would like to build a e-commerce website(on-line selling) but I would like to build it quick, and affordable, practical and not complicated. Can I use Amazon or google to build it? Or What tools do I need to make it happen? Need Advise. Should I buy a space fro a provider  or can I do it with AWS or google?
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MASEE Solution Guide - Technical Dept Head
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You can try OpenCart which is easy and affordable.
https://www.opencart.com/
Or you can try shopify which you have to pay monthly.
https://www.shopify.com/

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I thought one can build eCommerce site  using AWS?
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yes that is also possible.
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AWS, Google and Azure are just cloud providers - you can host your website on any of them, but you'll still need to develop your actual website yourself. Take a look at WordPress with the WooCommerce plugin. Pretty easy and free to get up and running, but if this is you're first time developing an ecom site, there will be a learning curve (regardless of what software you choose)
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You asked, "I thought one can build eCommerce site  using AWS?"

The answer is yes.

OpenCart, as MAS suggested, is a good starting point.

Keep in mind...

AWS != E-Commerce Site Software

AWS is just like any other dedicated server or VM.

You still require E-Commerce software, unless you're writing your own from scratch... which isn't recommended...

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My next move is to look for templates.
So essentially I build the site using opencart or Wordpress then have AWS host it?
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Basically, yes

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