Structural Causal Relationship between Atmospherics of Web-sites and Repurchase Intention in Internet Shopping Malls

인터넷쇼핑몰 사이트 환경과 재구매의도 간의 구조적 인과관계

  • 최철재 (단국대학교 경상대학 경영학부)
  • Received : 2012.02.03
  • Accepted : 2012.02.21
  • Published : 2012.05.28


The purpose of this paper is to explain and identify how atmospherics of web-sites such as graphics, colour, menu and link have an effect on consumers' emotion and satisfaction, which in turn have influence on repurchase intention in internet shopping malls. A survey study was conducted to collect the data with consumers who have experience purchase or search on internet shopping malls. Analysis of structural equation modeling with AMOS 18.0 was performed to test the research hypothesis. The results of the study are as follows: Menu and link are positively associated on consumers' emotion, but graphics and colour have not influence on both consumers' emotion and satisfaction. Consumers' emotion is positively associated on both satisfaction and repurchase intention, and then satisfaction is also positively associated on repurchase intention.

본 연구는 인터넷쇼핑몰을 대상으로 그래픽, 컬러, 메뉴 및 링크 등 웹사이트의 디자인 환경이 소비자의 감정과 만족에 어떠한 영향을 미치고, 또한 감정과 만족 및 재구매의도 간의 관계를 확인하고 설명하였다. 본 연구의 설문은 인터넷쇼핑몰을 방문하여 검색하였거나 구매한 경험을 가진 소비자를 대상으로 표본을 수집하였으며, 수집된 자료는 AMOS 18.0 통계패키지를 이용하여 제기된 연구가설을 검증하였다. 분석결과, 웹사이트의 디자인 환경요인 중 메뉴와 링크는 소비자의 감정에 긍정적인 영향을 주었지만, 그래픽 및 컬러는 감정 및 만족에 어떠한 영향도 미치지 못하였다. 또한 감정은 만족과 재구매의도에 긍정적 영향을 미치었고, 만족 역시 재구매의도에 긍정적인 영향을 미치는 것으로 확인되었다.


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