Even if you don’t plan to sell your services online, having a website will be beneficial to your business. Here is an overview of things to consider when planning and building your website
There are now more options than ever before when it comes to promoting your business and services on the web. Whether it is through Facebook, Google or banner ads, or even through emails, there are many quick and cost-effective ways of getting your message out to the people that matter most: your customers.
Information and advice
This link provides a small business guide about building a website with important things to consider such as your domain name
A free Google My Business Account allows you to list your business on Google and allows you to connect with customers across Google Search and Maps.
Social media is one of the best ways to engage directly with your audience. Find helpful tips about the biggest platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Two billion people use Facebook every month, it can help you find new customers and build relationships with them through your business page
People go on Twitter to look for new and interesting information. Businesses and brands can create and share content and stories for their customers here
This page can help you set up a LinkedIn page for your organisation or business on LinkedIn. It can help members learn more about your business, job opportunities and products.
This page can help you learn how to use Instagram including how to set up a free business profile, create content and grow your business using the platform
This video guides you in setting up a Youtube channel, shows you how to upload videos and align your branding. It also contains guidelines for being part of the Youtube community.
You can use free services like EventBrite to create, manage and promote your events online. This explains how.
This page gives an overview of email marketing which can be a great way to connect with your customers. Email is fast and cost-effective and allows you to target messages to the right people at the right time.