10 Shocking Secrets Nobody Will Ever Tell You About Having a Successful Business Web Site

Written by Milana Nastetskaya

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6. "There are so many companies out there selling what I am selling Who will ever buy from me?" This is true, but there are also a lot of consumers out there and if you target your web site correctly you will see better results than 70,000 other web site owners.

7. "A web site takes months to set up " This is not true at all! Unless you are a big corporation and have tons of information to put online, it could ; only take 10-15 days to have your business web site up and running. And if you have been a computer user for a while, you could have a web site within less than a week!

8. "You need to be a computer guru to make your web site" Not at all! Allrepparttar skills you need is a basic word processing skills and usingrepparttar 134725 Internet at least 3 times. If you know how to use a mouse and a keyboard - you are ready to make your web site.

9. "The number of ways to market a web site is limited to banner or button advertising " The truth is, I can think of at least 100 different ways to promote your web site. Just to start with, how about writing your own newsletter, posting on targeted forums, exchanging links with other web site owners in your target market, creating joint ventures with companies who targetrepparttar 134726 same customers as you do and selling to their mailing list. And don't forget repparttar 134727 offline promotion - your business cards, direct mail, local newspapers Of course, you can't do it all. The best marketing strategy is focusing on 2 or 4 methods at a time, finding out what works and ruling outrepparttar 134728 rest.

10. "Web site design is very expensive, I just don't have that kind of money to take out of my business and spend on a web site " Actually, I am paying only $5.95 a month to have my web site. So if you make it yourself, no matter how much you sell a month - you will still be in profit.

Yes, I know. You are very busy. You don't want to learn a whole new skills. You are thinking, if only someone could teach me how to do it, I would listen.

But trust me: this isrepparttar 134729 only way to be in total control of your web site, and never have to think if someone is ripping you off.

Milana Nastetskaya is a full time web developer and the author of two books: "Create Your First Business Web Site in 10 days", and "65 Instant Web Design Answers". http://www.firstbusinesswebsite.com http://www.instantwebanswers.com

Building a Free or Low Cost Website

Written by Mike Harding

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Publishing When you sign up with your web host, you will be given a method to upload your files. (Web based, FTP, etc.). Any of these methods are great, but I prefer FTP and recommend it to advanced users. Web based upload is usually very simple, but FTP is handy when you would rather not open your web browser, and simply connect straight torepparttar ftp server with ftp software (CuteFTP recommended).

Uploading is usually easy, but can take a while with a slow connection.

Recommendations There are some things that have helped me onrepparttar 134724 way to an extremely low cost web site, one of which is my love for design andrepparttar 134725 rush you get when people all overrepparttar 134726 world are visiting your web site;repparttar 134727 other physical attributes are listed below with details. - Visit www.dtp-aus.com for HTML lessons, tips, and webmaster utilities. - To register a domain name I suggest you visit www.123-reg.co.uk . - To get free banner less web space, visit www.portland.co.uk . - To upload to ftp servers, I suggest you download CuteFTP from www.downloads.com . - To put banners on your site to make you money, visit www.tradedoubler.com - To speed up your internet connection by 100% for free (yes it really works) visit www.marketscore.com .

Mike Harding was interested in web design from a very early age and built his first website then. Since then he has progressed in his hobby and his latest project, http://www.echogecko.co.uk was born in 2001. Echogecko.co.uk provides its visitors with musical resources, band reviews etc., forums, web search, downloads, and more.

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