I understand the reasons why you might resist building one for your business: “I’m not tech savvy”, “they’re too expensive”, “I don’t have the time”, or the infamous “I have enough business and I don’t need one”.
The reality is, you don't need to be tech savvy, getting a professional website for your business can be cheap and easy, and to make the decision simpler for you - not having a website is costing you time and money.
If you want some stats... 81% of people research a business service on the internet before purchasing, yet 41% of businesses owners think their business doesn't need one!
Your online presence is there 24/7/365 even when you're not, it acts as your always there business advocate outside of your 'normal' trading hours.
The 21st century consumer is very sceptical, in a survey 56% of people stated they would not trust a business without a website.
First impressions count and your website can create a powerful first impression with a well designed introduction to your business.
A website can help showcase your expertise and can be your number one tool for standing out in a crowd.
A online presence can be very cost effective, websites offer a better return on investment than any other form of advertising. If you’re planning to market your business, a website should be your first priority.
Whether you’re communicating via email, taking calls, or sending out information to potential customers it takes time. Your website can save you that time by providing answers to common questions and inquiries. This means that you can spend your time doing more valuable things.
If you’re going to do one thing today to help your business be more successful, it’s to make getting a website your top priority, get in touch!