Business
17 July 2019

6 reasons a great website can help your business

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by James Parton - 2 Comments
6 reasons a great website can help your business

Every business should have a website of their own. But this isn’t the reality. We’re at the digital age but some business owners might be holding out on getting a website for their business. But there’s lots of reasons why you shouldn’t be wasting any more time and put your business online.

  1. Wider MarketThe bigger your market is the more potential customers you have. Today everyone uses the Internet for everything. This means that more people will be able to find your business if you are online.
  2. CredibilityGenerally, customers will view a business with a website as being more credible compared to a business that doesn’t have a website. An online presence is now one of the most important ways you can strengthen your brand in the eyes of your customers.
  3. Connect with your customersHaving a website means that your business presence is online 24 hours. You don’t have to close on the Internet. So customers will still be able to get information about your company even when business hours are over.
  4. Websites can save you moneyWebsites can seem expensive but you really have to shell out the big bucks when you are starting. Once your site is up and running the costs will taper off and you just need to maintain it.
  5. Customer Service Websites are also a great way to give your customers some great customer service. Give them a way they can contact you with their questions and concerns. Knowing more about your customers will help your business.
  6. Customer DataYou’ll be able to gather some data about your customers. Nothing that breaks any privacy laws but you will get to see how they go through your website. What sections of your business do they frequent and which content do they skip over. This can serves as another way to do some market research.

James Parton

James Parton

Born and raised in Portland, James is a gentlemen with diverse interests from the great outdoors, to design. He's a freelance journalist and editor-at-large here at Jaribo.

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2 Comments

  1. Jeannie says:

    This was a great read and really helped me understand how and why a great website can help my business.

  2. Jon says:

    Excellent key points here. Do you have any recommendations moving forward for ways to host a website? I’d really like to learn more in order to try and pursue something sooner rather than later!

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