The internet is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year. It gives everyone the ability to reach a global audience through websites, blogs, forums and social networks. As if that wasn’t enough, it also advertises your businesses services and sells your products while you sleep. It doesn’t matter if your business is small and local or large and global having a website is a must.
Why Your Business Needs a Professionally Designed Website
For the price of a few hours or radio advertising or a yellow book ad you can have a 4 or 5 page website. Your radio ad will run until its budget runs out and a yellow book ad can only be seen by a limited number of people. Your website however has the potential or reaching millions of people at any time of the day or night. More people in a populated area have internet access, than read any particular newspaper or magazine.
Consumers today are using the Internet to learn. Providing your customer base with knowledge about the products and services you provide instills trust. Helping your customers and prospects by providing information about what could be wrong with a product they have makes you an authority and a trusted source. Consumers buy from a trusted source.
A professionally designed website provides credibility to your business. Prospective customers will evaluate whether or not they want to do business with you based on your website. If your website looks amateur, then a prospect may associate that look to your business. Your website should be a reflection of your business.
It Is Expected
Consumers search the Internet for knowledge, entertainment or for commerce. If a prospective customer isn’t finding your site, they’re finding your competitors. Even B2B businesses are taking to the Internet to find new suppliers.
Connecting with Your Customers
Is your business offering a new service? Are you running a special that you want all your customers to know about? Well altering a webpage is easier and more cost effective than printing, and mailing advertisements. No paper, ink or printers bill. Printed material will never be able to match the flexibility of a website.
If your business needs a professionally designed website we can help. Contact Known Technology at (847) 984-0055 to setup a free website consultation. Our web design company has helped many businesses establish themselves online. To see some of our recent work check our portfolio page.