Almost all businesses should have an online presence such as a
website. A website can be a very effective sales tool and a cheap
way to keep in touch with your customers and advertise your business,
charity, organization, etc. Below you will find just a few of the
many reasons that you should consider starting your online presence
Utilizing the Internet for building your business can be very inexpensive.
A Professionally designed website containing informational pages
only may cost as little as $500 to get started. How much do you
spend for that Yellowpages ad each year?
Email allows you to communicate anywhere in the world with customers
and employees in real time. This means no long distance charges
for phone calls. No postage fees for delivering messages or documents.
How much could you save alone in long distance and postage by offering
your services online?
Websites allow you to provide personalized support for your customers
with answers to common questions; assistance on specific products
or services, and provide a variety of ways in which you can be contacted.
You can offer all this without answering a phone or hiring additional
Be Open For Business 24 hours a day
I think this is the single best reason for putting your business
online. A website allows you or your company to make money while
you sleep. It's a beautiful thing! With e-mail, people can contact
you anytime it is convenient for them. You can respond anytime that's
convenient for you. When you have a website, potential customers
can find out about your products and services 24 hours a day.
Top Five Reasons Why Consumers Shop Online During the Holidays
1. I can shop any time I want. 80%
2. I dislike dealing with crowds and lines. 56%
3. It’s easy to do comparison shopping. 52%
4. It’s faster to shop online. 49%
5. Purchases will be delivered to me. 44%
Instant Global Reach
The Internet is being used on a regular basis by billions of people
worldwide with more "connecting" every day. Many of the
users come from countries around the world. They want to buy the
"latest and greatest" products. With the Internet they
can become your customer! How much do you think it would cost you
to advertise in the Times of London, the Tokyo Daily, and Moscow
Today? Compare that to the cost of a website. The information you
provide on your website is instantly available to every one of these
Update or Change your products and services easily and at
If you have produced "paper" catalogs, brochures, sales
collateral, you know how difficult and expensive it is to change
them. You want to add a new item. Oh no! The phone company changed
your area code. No, no! What a pain with paper. With your Internet
site, changing anything is a simple and inexpensive process.
Again, this is just a short list of why millions of people are
putting their businesses online everyday. Don't get left out in
the cold! If you would like a free quote for starting your online
presence today, please use the Contact
Us here or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.