Evolution of Electronic Signature: How It All Began

UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Commerce, published by United Nations in 1996, was one of the most influential pieces of legislation that triggered the wave of development of electronic signature laws around the world including the United States. Most countries based their electronic signature laws on the UN model code. It was for the first […]

Electronic Signature: You are whom you say you are

Traditionally manuscript signature performed the function of either authenticating something or accepting something in simple terms. An example of authentication is signing a cheque to authorize payment to a payee. An example of accepting is signifying that one has read, understood, and accept the content as written by appending their manual signature. When one signs […]

How You Can Improve Customer Experience by adopting eSignature in eCommerce

Customer Experience is about creating a pull effect in the Customer’s minds to do more and more business with a brand or a company. Customers get emotionally attached to the brand or company due to the consistent, accessible, speedy, and quality experience they have seen or felt and that which stays in their mind. It […]

Top Industries that can Benefit from eSignature Application

eSignature is one of the crucial pieces to close the loop in the digital transformation journey of many B2B and B2C customers. Businesses like eCommerce thrive because eSignature evolved to contract with customers effortlessly. Similarly, banking, insurance, retail, healthcare, telecommunications, mortgage, financial services, law firms, Automobiles, professional firms, etc., are all benefitted from using eSignature […]

How eSignature Saves Companies Time, Costs, and Resources

Traditionally, businesses print, sign, and courier documents by postal mail for a counterparty to sign. Later, with the advent of the internet, it slowly got changed to print, sign, scan, and sent to a counterparty for signature for them to do the same. But now, businesses are looking for time-saving and efficiency with customer satisfaction. The emergence of eSignature has helped businesses to achieve this and turnaround document signature in […]

Draft + Sign + Send: All in one screen: unified digital transformation

Electronic signature evolved and became famous as businesses adopted digital transformation to improve internal and external efficiency and achieve employee/customer satisfaction. However, most cloud eSignature software is pure signature software products, leaving the creation of documents outside the unified digital transformation mode. There are very few products in the cloud that achieves the perfect balance […]

Electronic Signature has Better Traceability than Traditional Manuscript Signature

An electronic signature is way different from signing traditionally with a wet ink personally but provides more credibility to know that you are whom you say you are. While electronic signature offers the same flexibility for the signer to read, understand and then sign the document like how manually a singer would do, it records […]

The legality of Electronic Signature

An electronic signature or eSignature is an electronic way of signing any document against traditional manual wet ink signatures on paper documents.  It replaces handwritten signatures and allows you to sign on the web using specialised electronic signature software.  Electronic signatures have become popular since they are tamper-proof and are also easy to administer.  It […]

How eSignatures Reduce Paper Waste and Pollution- And Why Everyone Should Use Them

In traditional paper-based signatures, all documents are printed on paper of as many copies as there are signatories and signed by all of them manually. This increases paper consumption and consequently felling of trees since wood being one of the primary raw materials for the manufacturing of paper. If one can change over to electronic […]

eSignature: The Future of Signing Documents

In the current era of pandemic where the world has turned to digital, business must go on as usual. Companies need to execute documents, agreements, contracts etc., which was hitherto done personally or face-to-face. With social distancing and people restricting their travel and meet-ups, electronic signing is the best and most viable alternative to paper […]