Why do I need a web site?
Having a web site allows your business to be accessible and open 24 hours a day, 7days a week.
What Is a Domain Name?
A domain name is the address or text that the person will type into the text field at the top of the browser window to get to your site. In a sense this is the www. whatever .com address. Some domain names you want may not be available. If they are not we can give you some variations that are pretty close. Sometimes the .com is not available, but the .biz or .info may be. Please choose from one of our three Domain Name Registration Plans. web site Hosting Plans also available.
What is web site Hosting?
Hosting is pretty much rent for your web site to live on a server. The server is the home and gateway for the web site to the Internet. Without hosting, your web site is not viewable to anyone over the Web. You can choose from one of our three hosting plans.
What is E Commerce?
This is all business placed over the web or Internet. Billions of dollars trade hands everyday over the Internet. People are beginning to prefer shopping online to compare rates. You can also get some of the best deals online. The distributor can give you a break because they are shipping direct from the warehouse to you.
What are the steps to begin an online store?
Well first you should pick out and purchase a domain name. After that you should get a hosting plan. These steps can and should be done at the same time. Next you should get the site designed. During the design process you should get your product data together for the store. Either in an excel spreadsheet, a QuickBooks or QuickBooks POS company file.
What is Search Engine Optimization or SEO?
This is when your web site pages are coded so that the major search engines like Google, Yahoo, MSN, and others will rank your site. The higher the ranking the more people will find your site. This is a constantly changing field. To maintain the Having good search engine placement and proper HTML code can help market your business.
How do I market my online store?
Well the best way is word of mouth and local flyers or print cards. You can also pay for services through the search engines like Google, Yahoo, MSN, and others. Some hosting companies offer SEO applications to help with marketing.
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