If you are to start a business, it is essential that you make an online presence for your business. You can still sell your products and your services through different forms like word of mouth, flyers, posters, billboards but with the technology that we have today, it is but an important factor that you have a website for your business. You may lose some other opportunities, better opportunities if you don’t have a website for your business because nowadays most people prefer the Internet or World Wide Web when they are in search for services or products.
A website is very important in a business because this is where people are gathering information regarding the credibility of your company. Also, a website is very accessible in any part of the world so a customer will reach you in just a matter of seconds. But in any website, a design of it is necessary because this is a contributing factor for you to attract your customers. A good design will establish a good business because how will you attract your customers if your website is so simple or plain or boring. However, the website design is not only about how it looks but how it functions as well. When it comes to web designing, it will require a lot of time, effort and of course there is money involved so that you can make your website pleasing to the eyes. There are many factors to consider if you are going to design your website. Here are some things to be considered when you are establishing your web design.
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When it comes to your business, it is important that your site is at the top rank search engines. This is why SEO – Search Engine Optimization is essential when it comes to your business. SEO professionals make sure that your site will have a unique setting that will attract every Internet user. SEO experts or professionals apply the newest analytical services that will totally have a positive impact on the website. If your business has a website or online component, then SEO is the key to the ongoing success of your business. You can have the website and may even have the expensive website and most beautiful layout a website can have but without visitors or web traffic as they say, everything will be useless and worthless. However, it is not just traffic that you need when it comes to your website but also targeted traffic.
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Whether your business is small, it is still a business. Marketing is very important when one wants to promote or make their business known. Marketing may be defined as the business of promoting and selling of services and products. Many marketers have come up with so many ways on how to accomplish and how to advocate their business. They use posters, billboards, flyers and publish them in the newspaper as well. But with the technology that we have today, many businesses and marketers are going online and using the Internet to promote their stuff as this is now considered as a powerful marketing tool.
When it comes to small businesses, social media marketing can be of great help. When we talk about social media marketing, it can be interpreted as the process of getting attention or traffic through the use of different social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and many others. These different social media platforms become very effective as a marketing tool for businesses because of its trend and popularity and also because how it can create a wave effect. With the use of social media, it is easy to interact with others and this is what small businesses see as an important marketing strategy. It can reach thousands of customers in just a short time and with less effort. If you’re still not convinced, here are some of the importance of social media marketing to your small business.
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As an online entrepreneur, the number of conversions done in your website matters. In achieving this, your business site should be user-friendly enough to accommodate the needs of the visitors. If the site you are handling takes up too much time and brings inconvenience to the users, you are seconds away from losing conversion rates brought by your slow website.
In making a user-friendly business site, one of the elements that could make users bring website conversions is speed.
Here’s a fun fact. According to Aberdeen Group, a one-second delay could cause to decrease your page views by 11%, customer satisfaction by 16%, and lose conversions by 7%. Other than the ranking factor it contributes to the site, page speed clearly plays more important roles for the users. This goes to show how critical it is to speed up your site.
Make speed a priority on your site. Here are some tips that will get you started in increasing your website speed. Continue reading Speed up your website using these tips
The year 2017 was jam-packed with security issues: ransomware, social media attacks, and phishing scams. With all these concerns, we’ve all learned a lesson to work hard on cybersecurity. For the year 2018, experts said that there will be bigger breaches, scams, and cybercriminals to watch out for.
On a larger note, there’s still progress in few areas happening for the rest of year. Take a look at some of the cybersecurity predictions we can expect for 2018. Continue reading Watch out for these CyberSecurity Predictions this 2018
In this digital age, it’s almost a common knowledge that social media is an effective and efficient tool in marketing. We have already discussed the benefits of owning accounts on certain platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat in business. And now, it’s time to tackle the proven benefits of having a LinkedIn account for the sake of your brand.
Professional marketers have established their brand through LinkedIn indicating how this platform has been one of the powerful marketing tools you could ever have today. LinkedIn may not create friendships but it helps you build connections. This shows how the platform has changed the meaning of marketing as well as networking.
Keep in tune with business professionals in your niches and experience LinkedIn’s marketing benefits. Here are some of them: Continue reading Reasons why you should have LinkedIn account for your business
Stop worrying if you didn’t have a good career last year because there are lots of opportunities waiting right at your door. One of the best things to invest in is search engine optimization. SEO in the year, 2017, has helped a lot of companies and this year, it is expected that SEO will also be great. However, there are several misconceptions regarding search engine optimization. If you are planning to enter this industry, you need to prepare yourself for competitions. Aside from learning what backlinking is, you must understand first what SEO is, its importance and how it can help you in terms of ranking.
What is SEO?
Search engine optimization, also known as SEO, is used by webmasters and bloggers to optimize their websites and pages for search engines. SEO is used to improve search engine rankings, meaning, it is a great tool to make the websites user-friendly. To make it simpler and for you to understand better especially if you are a beginner in this industry, know that SEO is used to give you a higher rank in the search results. So if someone is browsing the internet, there is a great chance that he or she will come across your website if your site appears to the top positions. Continue reading Understanding Search Engine Optimization
No one wants to see their website and all of their works get tampered because of a hacker or a certain threat. More than the access that you will lose from being affected by such situation, your brand and reputation can be damaged because of these threats.
It’s always a better measure to practice prevention than cure. Secure your website and know the types of cyber attack that can bring threat to your data. Here are the following common cyber attacks that you should always watch out. Continue reading Watch out for these Cyber attacks that can harm your data!
The end of the year is yet to come and this calls for a new beginning. With just a couple of weeks left this 2017, we’re all curious to what search engine optimization could look like this upcoming year. More importantly, we are also looking forward to dominating search engines for the year 2018.
The year 2017 has brought us several SEO trends like mobile optimization and link building. There’s no doubt that the year 2018 has still a lot of competitions to give to the entrepreneurs in terms of ranking. To get you geared up for next year’s SEO trends, here are some critical tips that can help you future-proof your rankings. Continue reading Ultimate Guide to SEO in 2018
We’ve tackled the benefits of setting up social media pages for your business. It’s a strategy that most entrepreneurs would not afford to miss. Social media gives you different ways on how you can reach your audience and promote your brand efficiently. However, the fact that it provides many avenues to market your business also gives you many things to consider.
Social media marketing does not simply mean posting and sharing your business website on your page. It’s beyond doing those things if you want to achieve your desired results. You might actually have to watch out for your social marketing strategy again if you want to realize the entire marketing potentials that social media can give you.
To help you reach your goals, here are some of the social media marketing mistakes that you might be doing right now on your pages. Hurry! It’s not yet late to avoid them. Continue reading Social Media Marketing Mistakes you have to avoid