Buying Online for Dummies

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IDG Books Worldwide, Jan 1, 1998 - Business & Economics - 287 pages
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Buying Online For Dummies addresses the large audience of Internet shoppers and helps turn them into Internet buyers with advice on how to make informed online purchases. This book helps readers set up an Internet connection optimized for online shopping, find the best online stores and shops, make secure transactions, and follow-up on problem orders. Buying Online For Dummies helps readers understand the differences between buying off the Internet versus buying from online services like AOL or the Microsoft Network, as well as alternative purchasing options such as CyberCash accounts. Buying Online For Dummies also includes a significant directory of sites selling everything from Apples (as in the computers) to Zebras (as in the printers) where shoppers can feel safe and satisfied.

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About the author (1998)

Joseph Lowery has been writing about computers and new technology since 1981. He is the author of the previous editions of "Dreamweaver Bible" and "Fireworks Bible" as well as of "Buying Online For Dummies" (all published by Wiley). He is also the author of "Joseph Lowery's Beyond Dreamweaver," "Dreamweaver MX 2004 Killer Tips" (with Angela Buraglia), and "Dreamweaver MX 2004 Web Application Recipes" (with Eric Ott), all published by New Riders. He recently cowrote a book on Flash with designer Hillman Curtis and has also written books on HTML and using the Internet for business. His books are international bestsellers, having sold more than 350,000 copies worldwide in ten different languages. Joe is also a consultant and trainer and has presented at Seybold in both Boston and San Francisco, Macromedia conferences in the U.S. and Europe, and at ThunderLizard's Web Design World. As a partner in Deva Associates, Ltd., Joseph developed the Deva Tools for Dreamweaver set of navigational extensions and, with Edoardo Zubler, created FlashBang!, a set of Flash navigation tools. Joseph and his wife, dancer/choreographer Debra Wanner, have a daughter, Margot.

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