So you want to get a website up and running for your small local business? First off, this guide will only be applicable to small business owners who have a local service based business. Ideally you provide a service to your customers within a local area. You are NOT a retailer or national chain. For those type of businesses you will require a much different plan for marketing your business online.
With that said… If you’re the small local business owner who wants to have a website that actually helps your company generate more customers then you’re in luck!
Choosing Your Domain Name For A Local Business
Your choice of a domain name or names for your business will show searchers you are relevant for their query. Choose carefully.
How To Choose Web Hosting For Your Local Business
Web hosts are not all created equal and you don’t want to little, or too much server. What plan is just right for your business?
Which CMS Is Best For Your Small Local Business?
Content Management Systems are the most economical way to manage your small local business website but which one is the right one for you? Hint… There’s only one!
Spend The Money on A Custom Website Design or Choose A Proven Theme?
Many business owners get caught up in the decision on whether to have a website custom designed, or choosing a proven off-the-shelf theme (that can still be customized)
Qualicum Beach Web Design provides website design and Internet Marketing services for local small business owners on Vancouver Island.